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Sad news...Trak stallion Hailo died yesterday

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  • Sad news...Trak stallion Hailo died yesterday

    Just found out that the Trakehner stallion, Hailo, from Valhalla Farms died yesterday from colic. Very sad, he was a neat boy. Had the pleasure to ride him several times.

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    Oh this is sad! RIP Hailo.

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    • #3
      Bummer. I have the pleasure of owning a Valhalla-bred horse. Hugs to Jean and family.

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      • #4
        yes, he was euthanized yesterday... As Jean said "it is the end of an era"... My breeding program was pretty heavily influenced by the Hailo *Pg*E* lines and he will be greatly missed. I went out and hugged all my Hailo grandbabies and great grandbabies etc tonight. Condolences to Jean, Erin, and everyone else associated with Valhalla and Hailo.. The Trakehner breed just lost a major influence.
        Emerald Acres standing the ATA, Trakehner Verband, sBs, RPSI, and ISR/OLD NA Approved Stallion, Tatendrang. Visit us at our Facebook Farm Page as well!

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        • #5
          Such sad news. RIP Hailo

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          • #6
            He is surely one of the icons of this generation.

            Thoughts and prayers to all his people.
            InnisFailte Pinto Sporthorses & Coloured Cobs
            ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

            Bits are like cats, what's one more? (Petstorejunkie)

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            • #7
              May he rest in peace! How sad, it IS the end of an era! Big hugs to Jean.
              ~Amy~ TrakehNERD clique
              *Bugs 5/86-3/10 OTTB Mare* RIP lovely Lady, I miss you
              *Frodo '03 Anglo Trakehner Gelding*
              My Facebook

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              • #8
                RIP Hailo

                The influence of this horse will live through his children, grandchildren and onwards. We have been very gifted to have had this horse in the NA breeding program. Thank You to Valhalla. Apex Farms, Saskatchewan
                Charmaine
                Apex Farms
                www.apexfarmsandappraisal.com

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                • #9
                  Sad to hear. <Hugs> to the Brinkmans.
                  Fox Haven Farm, Inc.
                  Home of 2002 JC Registered stallion Artrageous

                  Artrageous has his own Facebook page!

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                  • #10
                    Sorry to hear that. He was an icon, wasn't he? Godspeed to Hailo.

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                    • #11
                      Sad news.
                      Whispered Wish Weser-Ems: Breeding quality German Riding Ponies!
                      Standing the stallion Burberry
                      www.germanridingpony.com
                      www.facebook.com/HighlifesBurberry

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                      • #12
                        What sad news - my heart goes out to Jean and everyone at Valhalla.

                        One of my favorite horses was a son of Hailo. At one time we had several of his babies and grand-babies at my trainer's farm - you could always pick them out across the farm. He stamped them like few other stallions I've seen, even in extended generations. My trainer once told me that they had my Hailo grandson at a show and someone spotted him across the ring and came over to ask if he was a Hailo baby.

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                        • #13
                          Very sad
                          River Oaks Farm - home of the Elite Book Friesian Sporthorse Grand Prix dressage stallion Lexington - sire of four consecutive FSA National Inspection Champions. Endorsing the FSA.

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                          • #14
                            Very sad, indeed. Condolences to all of his people.
                            "One person's cowboy is another person's blooming idiot" -- katarine

                            Spay and neuter. Please.

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                            • #15
                              Condolences Valhalla

                              Very sorry for your loss.

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                              • #16
                                How very sad in so many ways. Condolences to all of his people. He will be missed.
                                Jennifer
                                Belindale Farm
                                Breeding quality ponies for show and pleasure.
                                Home of Clay Creek Woodstock - visit him on Facebook

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                                • #17
                                  my prayers and thoughts go out to jean,erin,shannon and the entire valhalla extended family. i started riding at valhalla when they were still in jacksonville. RIP HAILO
                                  www.camaloufarms.com

                                  ride it like you stole it! "ralph hill"

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                                  • #18
                                    Hailo was among my all-time favorites. Condolences to all who miss him!
                                    Hidden Echo Farm, Carlisle, PA -- home of JC palomino sire Canadian Kid (1990 - 2013) & AQHA sire Lark's Favorite, son of Rugged Lark.

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                                    • #19
                                      Very, very sorry to hear this
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                                      The CoTH CYA - please consult w/your veterinarian under any and all circumstances. - ET

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                                      • #20
                                        Very sorry.

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