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New Darco son for US breeders- Standing at Rising Star Farm

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  • New Darco son for US breeders- Standing at Rising Star Farm

    Did anyone see Rising Star Farm has a new stallion? Valentino Z !
    It will be so exciting for jumper breeders to have a stallion of this quality with his bloodlines available on US soil. His dam has produced some amazing horses including 3 BWP stallions.

    Last edited by Dressage-ryder; Mar. 3, 2009, 01:40 AM.

  • #2
    My, My, My!

    Isn't he a looker!

    Congrats Ronda!
    Proud scar wearing member of the Bold, Banned and Bitchen clique


    • #3
      Ronda, this is really exciting! Do you have a conformation shot of him available?
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      • Original Poster

        Here is his pedigree and another photo...



        • #5
          I'm very excited about this stallion!

          I don't have a confo shot available - but will post one shortly!

          Here is his complete pedigree (for some reason his motherline wasn't completely added into the allbreed pedigree): http://www.paardenfokken.nl/pedigree...91&maxniveau=5


          • #6
            WOW! What a nice stallion with fantastic bloodlines.
            www.grayfoxfarms.com Home of Redwine, Aloha, Federalist, Romantic Star and Rated R.


            • #7
              I fixed his allbreedpedigree. I can't wait to see more pictures of this handsome fellow. Congrats, Ronda!
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              • #8

                Here are links to some proofs that his former owner sent to me - she also wrote the nicest email about what a once in a lifetime horse he was for her :-)



                • #9
                  Congrats, Ronda! Another gorgeous one!
                  ~ Kimberlee


                  • #10
                    HUGE CONGRATS Ronda!!!!!!!

                    Home of Ironman: GOV, BWP, RPSI, CSHA, AWR, ISR Oldenburg, CWHBA, CSHA, CS, and PHR.


                    • #11
                      Huge Congrats!!!! GREAT bloodlines!!!! (drool)
                      Photos and videos of my beloved boys and girls!


                      • #12
                        WOW awesome!! Cant wait to see video and more pics!! Huge congrats!
                        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.


                        • #13
                          So Ronda, I always had Darco or a Darco son in mind for the REAL Portia.... Hmmmmmm ... might these two possibly be getting together at some point?
                          "I don't want to sound like a broken record here, but why is it that a woman will forgive homicidal behavior in a horse, yet be highly critical of a man for leaving the toilet seat up?" Dave Barry


                          • #14
                            Originally posted by Portia View Post
                            So Ronda, I always had Darco or a Darco son in mind for the REAL Portia.... Hmmmmmm ... might these two possibly be getting together at some point?
                            They definitely have a date in the future!!!!


                            • #15
                              Super nice horse, congratulations, you should get some wonderful foals with those lines. Very exciting!
                              Proud of my Hunter Breeding Princesses
                              "Grief is the price we all pay for love," Gretchen Jackson (1/29/07) In Memory of Barbaro


                              • #16
                                Wow, all I have to say is 'wow!"

                                Saw Papa Darco my first trip to Belgium...what a guy!




                                • #17
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                                  • Original Poster

                                    I hear this boy has made it to Texas... Ronda---- We want more photos!!!


                                    • #19
                                      Fantastic news Ronda - huge congratulations!!!!
                                      "Her life was okay. Sometimes she wished she were sleeping with the right man instead of with her dog, but she never felt she was sleeping with the wrong dog."



                                      • #20
                                        Thank you :-)

                                        I got home from the 30 dt today (wahoo Blue!) and found my birthday present!

                                        Here he is! (he hasn't been worked in over a year - but I think he looks great) Also, please excuse the amateur photography....paging Pam!!!

                                        Last edited by risingstarfarm; Mar. 9, 2009, 01:47 PM.