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  • Chaleon

    Here is his website:


    His son C Mahalo is drop dead gorgeous and won his class at Upperville on Sunday. Here are some pictures of the son.
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    Last edited by VirginiaBred; Jun. 14, 2011, 04:25 PM.
    Randee Beckman ~Otteridge Farm, LLC (http://on.fb.me/1iJEqvR)~ Marketing Manager - The Clothes Horse & Jennifer Oliver Equine Insurance Specialist

  • #2
    I love Chaleon!
    Beautiful horse, and one of the horses on my list to breed my A Fine Romance daughter to.

    I really like both Crooked Willow stallions, and also found Matt Davis to be really honest, knowlegable and forthright.
    Congratulations to the handsome youngster and his connections!
    A Fine Romance. April 1991 - June 2016. Loved forever.


    • Original Poster

      Matt is great!

      I really enjoyed talking with him at Upperville.
      Randee Beckman ~Otteridge Farm, LLC (http://on.fb.me/1iJEqvR)~ Marketing Manager - The Clothes Horse & Jennifer Oliver Equine Insurance Specialist


      • #4

        This awesome gray stallion has been on my radar for quite some time. Matt is geat and full of knowledge.
        ~ Bill Rube ~
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        • #5
          I also love this guy...pedigree is full of my favorite Caletto I!! Sadly it's too up close for the Palladio daughters...sigh....someday I"ll have the right mare for him!
          Andrea Clibborn-Anderson
          Home of Pinto Dutch Warmblood Palladio


          • #6
            just echoing kudos to matt. he's a great, soft-spoken guy who has spent time at the home of chaleon's sire, calido, and who is uniquely knowledgeable in my experience in his educated perspective not just of the holsteiner breed, but specifically of it's merits and uses for the hunter divisions.

            he's a great ambassador for the breed in this country that i have enjoyed meeting and discussing holsteiners with on both sides of the pond.

            the horse world would be a better place with more like him around.
            Hidden Pearl Farm


            • Original Poster

              Not to mention he's a good one to hold your horse or pony in the in-hand classes........(if he's available!)
              Randee Beckman ~Otteridge Farm, LLC (http://on.fb.me/1iJEqvR)~ Marketing Manager - The Clothes Horse & Jennifer Oliver Equine Insurance Specialist


              • #8
                I have to say that HANDS DOWN, Matt Davis, is one of the most kind, ethical, generous, knowledgeable horse people that I have ever met. I feel lucky to have gotten to know him.

                And yes Chaleon is great too! Loved taking pics of the son at Devon and Upperville. http://photosbychristolar.shutterfly.com/12135
                Ladybug Hill--Hunters and Ponies
                WWSD? (what would Suerte do?)


                • #9
                  I have always loved him. When I was thinking of breeding my mare, I e-mailed back and forth with Matt and he was great.
                  I love cats, I love every single cat....
                  So anyway I am a cat lover
                  And I love to run.


                  • #10

                    Originally posted by Ladybug Hill View Post
                    I have to say that HANDS DOWN, Matt Davis, is one of the most kind, ethical, generous, knowledgeable horse people that I have ever met. I feel lucky to have gotten to know him.

                    And yes Chaleon is great too! Loved taking pics of the son at Devon and Upperville. http://photosbychristolar.shutterfly.com/12135


                    • #11
                      Long time lurker, I never post - but I know C Mahalo & love him -

                      Here is the website for his home:



                      • #12
                        Ditto on all the great comments for C Mahalo, Matt, and Chaleon!

                        Diane Halpin: Facebook
                        "laurelleafhanoverians.com" (my very NOT updated web site)


                        • #13
                          Matt and I have been friends for a while now and I love what they are currently doing. Holsteiner mares were sent back to Holstein for breeding and more of a concentration of hunters here. I think Matt is very strong in this area and should have great success.