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  • You know you have a thoroughbred problem when...

    Looking through an older Stallion issue of the Chronicles, in search for a possible warmblood to breed my tb mare to next year. I stop and drool over one stallion in particular and decide that this one is THE one. I read more about him, and guess what. He is a full blooded thoroughbred. I will discontinue my search for a warmblood at this time.
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  • #2
    And who is this mysterious gentleman so the rest of us can drool?


    • #3
      Gotta love a good TB. IMO, they're still the best sport horses.
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      • #4
        Yes... who is he? =D
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        Raven Beauty - '08 JC Thoroughbred mare
        Zeecandoit - '07 JC Thoroughbred gelding
        DBT My Dark Blue - '07 AHA Arabian Mare


        • Original Poster

          I should have shared, I apologize. This is a 2007 issue of The Chronicles. There is no way I was going to remember his name. It is Orujo De La Galerna and he stood at stud in VA in '07.

          Found a website! http://teamwindchase.com/OrujoStallionPage.htm
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            • #7
              That's not a problem, that's just good taste!!

              He is a lovely horse,and caught my eye too.

              I think we all have a certain type we prefer - I can admire and see the beauty of all horses, all breeds - but always it is the good Thoroughbred horses that make my heart lift up.
              A Fine Romance. April 1991 - June 2016. Loved forever.


              • #8
                not sure why it is a "problem" that you like a TB over a WB stallion.
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                • #9
                  Definitely not a problem!
                  Fox Haven Farm, Inc.
                  Home of 2002 JC Registered stallion Artrageous

                  Artrageous has his own Facebook page!


                  • #10
                    Ohhhh in love! I actually remember his conformation shot from an older magazine my trainer had! Maybe it was that issue of the Chronicle =) So glad you mentioned him because I'm definitely saving him in my "stallion" bookmarks!
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                    Raven Beauty - '08 JC Thoroughbred mare
                    Zeecandoit - '07 JC Thoroughbred gelding
                    DBT My Dark Blue - '07 AHA Arabian Mare


                    • Original Poster

                      Looks like he is only available with frozen, so does that mean he is in Mexico? Bummer I can't get a registered tb foal by him. Still not crossing him off my list.
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                      • #12
                        I love a gorgeous TB, they are still my favorite breed, hands down!

                        Check out both the Blood Horse and Thoroughbredtimes stallion registers on line. Many have photos, you may find a stallion in your area.
                        Proud of my Hunter Breeding Princesses
                        "Grief is the price we all pay for love," Gretchen Jackson (1/29/07) In Memory of Barbaro


                        • Original Poster

                          Thanks sporthorsefilly, I was looking for something that had evented. And there isn't much here in Michigan because we are lacking in tracks. I do have my own tb stallion to breed her to, but I would like to add some other bloodlines.
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                          • #14
                            He is gorgeous and jumps well, too!
                            Thoroughbreds are my first love always!


                            • #15
                              Amen to what everyone said. I feel the same way.


                              • #16
                                A little update here - I have a 5yo son of Orujo De La Galerna and cannot say enough good things about him. He is 100% TB (dam evented as well), has a wonderful brain, moves beautifully, lots of scope, super personality and is put together very well. I've only had him about 6 weeks and am very impressed - he looks just like dad!
                                No Trouble
                                2/2/05 - 7/29/13
                                Rest In Peace my quirky brave boy, I will love you forever.


                                • #17
                                  The deputy was up in Michigan. I know he was up for sale and don't know where he landed but he is quite a nice guy. Was solely a race boy but thumbs up on some of his babies !


                                  • #18
                                    How funny, I had asked about this horse a couple of weeks ago…..and was given a dvd yesterday at Windchase……my understanding is he is in MX with Pedro, plenty of frozen in the tank, and was a true ladies ride when he was in residence.


                                    • #19
                                      His daughter (?) Galerna REALLY caught my eye. I LIKE him a lot too but SHE'S my type. I'm glad you provided a link, I've been keeping an eye out for those nice TB stallions.. Fred is on that list too!!
                                      AETERNUM VALE, INVICTUS - 7/10/2012


                                      • #20
                                        Check out Stanislavsky xx, now standing at Jump Start Farm in KY. Recently approved sBs and NAS, great scores including a 9 for type!