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Stallions--In Memoriam

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    Please list all the recently (or even not so recently) deceased stallions here. I would hope that we could get this stickied and make it an ongoing thread. I think it's important to the breeding community to know what stallions are either no longer available or only by limited supplies of stored and frozen semen.

    Just from this last month's posts:
    Comet Shine (no longer available)
    Jones Hall (no longer available)
    Final Pool (possible frozen)
    "I'm a lumberjack, and I'm okay."
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  • #2
    Florestan I
    Hopeful Farm Sport Horses
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    • #3
      Alison/Mikali Farms


      • #4
        I have been doing this list each January for the past few years. I will post the 2011 list once I get home from the hospital.

        We lost many great ones in 2011, and 2012 has also started badly with the passing of Florestan I.


        • Original Poster

          DownYonder, I'm sorry. I wouldn't have stolen your thunder if I'd remembered that someone did this every year. It was just that I was affected by all the recent posts identifying stallions who had died recently.

          I would hope that the mods would figure out a way to sticky the list or lists in an ongoing single thread.
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          • #6
            Cassini II
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            • #7
              Brandenburg's Windstar
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              • #8
                Champlain Rainmaker
                Hickstead 1996-2011 Godspeed
                " Hickstead is simply the best and He lives forever in our hearts"
                Akasha 1992-2012 - I will always love you sweet girl.


                • #9
                  heavens -- don't forget Rohdiamant, Weltmeyer & Wolkenstein II


                  • #10
                    Won't probably mean anything to anyone but me, but Mountain Top xx by Trapp Mountain out of Turning Top by Turn To Mars (1995-2011).
                    Hidden Echo Farm, Carlisle, PA -- home of JC palomino sire Canadian Kid (1990 - 2013) & AQHA sire Lark's Favorite, son of Rugged Lark.


                    • #11
                      French Seventyfive (TB), just yesterday.


                      • #12
                        Forgot to add--Triple Twist (TB), last August.


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                          • #14
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                              Wolkentanz I.
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                              • #16
                                Originally posted by vineyridge View Post
                                DownYonder, I'm sorry. I wouldn't have stolen your thunder if I'd remembered that someone did this every year. It was just that I was affected by all the recent posts identifying stallions who had died recently.

                                I would hope that the mods would figure out a way to sticky the list or lists in an ongoing single thread.
                                Hey, no problem. I keep track of these sad bits of news throughout the year and usually post the list shortly after Jan. 1. Just got a bit behind this year as I have been in the hospital since Dec. 30 and don't have access to my other computer where I have stored the info. God willing, I will get out of here this weekend, so will hopefully be able to post the 2011 list soon.

                                IIRC, most of the ones mentioned on this thread are on my list. Also Cassini II and For Pleasure and quite a few others - it was sadly a long list last year. If the mods want to make a sticky, I can probably send PDFs of these lists for the past couple of years. I think it is good to keep track of this info.


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                                  They seem to be very keen on Trakehners the other side of the bridge....

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                                    not dead but not availble for breeding,

                                    Cassini I

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                                        Meisterwind - 1986 - 2011
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