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expectant mum Kissy Kiss (pic, of course)

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  • expectant mum Kissy Kiss (pic, of course)

    Kissy Kiss* is due to have her foal sometime in the vicinity of April 23. Sire is Chairman, a Cor de la Bryere son with 55% TB blood.

    As always, I want a filly foal but healthy is more important than anything else.

    Kissy Kiss, March 2013

    *If you're unfamiliar with the lovely mare Kissy Kiss, her strange saga was chronicled here and here.

  • #2
    JER, you manage to find the most interestingly bred mares. Best of luck with the foal! I hope you get a lovely, hot filly


    • #3
      JER, good luck with this. She's such a pretty girl, and it's SO nice to see her in a good place after all the racing she did.
      You have to have experiences to gain experience.

      1998 Morgan mare Mythic Feronia "More Valley Girl Than Girl Scout!"


      • #4
        She certainly looks happy and healthy. Good luck with the foal.
        OTTBs rule, but spots are good too!


        • #5
          Love the update!! So happy for her and you!!!


          • #6
            I just love that Chairman's people elected to set his video to the theme song from The Cosby Show.

            Best of luck!
            "With mirth and laughter, let old wrinkles come" (Shakespeare).


            • #7
              Fun news! Can't wait to see the baby
              "Everyone will start to cheer, when you put on your sailin shoes"-Lowell George


              • #8
                May we please all be aunties? ( Or at least me?)
                They don't call me frugal for nothing.
                Proud and achy member of the Eventing Grannies clique.


                • #9
                  so exciting!!!


                  • #10
                    JER, It's so nice what you've done for Kissy Kiss. I really liked that mare just from her photos and can't wait to hear your next update.

                    Mary in Western NY


                    • #11
                      That warms my heart thank you for posting pictures! She looks wonderful! She was so pitiful when I picked her up.
                      Can't wait to see the foal. Good luck!
                      There is no secret so close as that between a rider and his horse-Robert Smith Surtees
                      Breeding TBs, Connemaras and TB/Conn crosses for eventing


                      • #12
                        I love the COTH family. Who could ask for a better outcome than this? JER you are a class act with a very classy family of equine stars.

                        Can't wait for the baby pics
                        Always be yourself. Unless you can be Batman. Then always be Batman.

                        The Grove at Five Points


                        • #13
                          I want to be an auntie, too! How about a naming contest?
                          Proud & Permanent Student Of The Long Road
                          Read me: EN (http://eventingnation.com/author/annemarch/) and HJU (http://horsejunkiesunited.com/author/holly-covey/)


                          • Original Poster

                            Originally posted by retreadeventer View Post
                            I want to be an auntie, too! How about a naming contest?
                            I turn to COTH for all my foal names; this one will be no different.

                            For those who want to put their thinking caps on early, here's one small guideline: the foal's last name will be Kiss. I'm trying to develop some consistency with my mares.

                            All suggestions welcome!

                            (As for the Chairman side of things, I already have a cat named Chairman Mao, so despite the obvious homage to papa Chairman, that name is out. Unless of course, some kind COTHer offers to take this charming feline off my hands. I offered him to Blugal, but her mother rejected him as 'so hairy and annoying.')


                            • #15
                              Corporate Kiss

                              Polite Kiss

                              Ceremonial Kiss

                              Never Kiss
                              Always Kiss
                              Sometimes Kiss

                              Complete Kiss
                              Incomplete Kiss

                              Goodbye Kiss

                              Water Cooler Kiss
                              Office Kiss
                              Proud & Permanent Student Of The Long Road
                              Read me: EN (http://eventingnation.com/author/annemarch/) and HJU (http://horsejunkiesunited.com/author/holly-covey/)


                              • #16
                                French Kiss
                                Always be yourself. Unless you can be Batman. Then always be Batman.

                                The Grove at Five Points


                                • Original Poster

                                  Air Kiss.


                                  • #18
                                    Originally posted by JER View Post
                                    Air Kiss.

                                    Is that like a Hollywood Hug?
                                    Always be yourself. Unless you can be Batman. Then always be Batman.

                                    The Grove at Five Points


                                    • #19
                                      My First Kiss
                                      My horse of a lifetime!!


                                      • #20
                                        Kiss And Tell

                                        Kat for a barn name.

                                        (Clearly I'm assuming it's a filly)
                                        Always be yourself. Unless you can be Batman. Then always be Batman.

                                        The Grove at Five Points