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It's almost that time again! DEVON!!

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  • It's almost that time again! DEVON!!

    Before we know it Devon will be here!
    For all you hunter breeding people, who all are you bringing? Pictures, class, breeding, etc! Lets here it!

  • #2
    We just shipped off Aut of the Balou by Amazing out of DoUThinkUCanDance to Oliver Brown . He will be showing in the Hunter Breeding Yearling Other than Tb class Colt/Gelding class. The plan is to get him out to a few shows and then to Devon. Here he is yesterday right before he got on the rig to head to Oliver.
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    • #3
      Juliet is going to to give it another shot. She is in the two year old non tb fillies class with Junior Johnson.
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      • #4
        My two year old NonTB gelding Satisfied is by Sir Wanabi x Brown Eyed Girl, Schoenfelder. He's leading Zone 3 and VHSA right now and will be third in the country if the points from his last 2 horse shows ever post! He lives with Laurie and Junior, and can be seen at http://www.laughingfrog.info/#!page2/cjg9 We are very excited about Devon!


        • #5
          Originally posted by Anne View Post
          My two year old NonTB gelding Satisfied is by Sir Wanabi x Brown Eyed Girl, Schoenfelder. He's leading Zone 3 and VHSA right now and will be third in the country if the points from his last 2 horse shows ever post! He lives with Laurie and Junior, and can be seen at http://www.laughingfrog.info/#!page2/cjg9 We are very excited about Devon!
          I saw him at Showplace, he is lovely. He has a lot of presence.
          McDowell Racing Stables

          Home Away From Home


          • #6
            My 2012 colt, Bandelero JSF, by Banderas out of Jete (by Columbus) will be showing in the nontb Yearling class at Devon. He's been to 2 shows so far, winning his class at both including Reserve Best Young Horse at his first show. He's being handled by Jay Francella who is just fantastic!
            I'm also going to be doing him in the Amateur handler class



            • Original Poster

              They all look great! Keep 'em coming! Super excited to see all the babies this year


              • #8
                Thank you, Laurie. He's my first home bred and I've had a lot of fun with him.


                • #9
                  Our 2012 gelding Fanfare LL by For Play (For Pleasure/Accord II) out of Kleopatra R (Kalypso/Armin) is being prepped at Cismont Manor Farm for a few shows, including Devon. Because Mr. Wheeler liked him enough to want to prep and show him, I already feel a huge achievement and can go to the shows and simply enjoy them. The world won't have to look at my famous neck braids this year! (Okay, I had wonderful professional braider help for the big shows with past hunter breeding entries!) I'm looking forward to meeting old and new friends at Devon and will be hauling a big parrot cage for one of those friends. Below is one of alliecat's photos of Fanfare from Warrenton 2012:


                  Diane Halpin/Laurel Leaf Hanoverians: Facebook


                  • #10
                    We'll be there of course and can't wait to welcome all of our friends back to Pennsylvania . Game on for Devon 2013!
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                    "Bridging the Gap Between the Hunter Breeding and Performance Rings in the US"


                    • #11
                      Hooray Diane! I didn't know you were coming this year!
                      McDowell Racing Stables

                      Home Away From Home


                      • #12
                        I have nothing to show in the HB classes at Devon, but I am really enjoying the eye candy on this thread!
                        ~ A true friend knows all there is to know about you and still likes you. -E. Hubbard


                        • #13
                          I will bring 3 babies by Sir Wanabi to Devon. one 2yrs old gelding, a 3yrs old gelding and a 3yrs old filly. I don't know how to post pictures



                          • #14
                            My 2012 gelding River Blues is also with Junior and Laurie. River is by Romantic Star out of Paisley.

                            Some of my friends were enjoying my Facebook posts about River so I made him his own page. (Okay, I know that's ridiculous. Plus, I should have been working. Come to think of it, I should be working now.) But it has a few pictures...


                            I'm super excited as I have never shown a horse at Devon before and hadn't even been to the show before last year. I'm coming from California to Virginia for a visit next week, and will come back again next month for Devon and Upperville.