Lots to look forward to this coming year, we will be expecting 4 foals! Early May, Cocarina and Abbey might be fighting for the foaling stall. They were bred 2-days apart, and although horses have a pretty wide window for foaling - it'll be a surprise on who's first. June will see Britta, then Avaia … Continue reading Jumping into 2022
It's been a busy year and I haven't taken time to share some updates. We had a few new additions to the farm this past year, and more planned for 2022. Abbey Road and Cocarina were both accepted into the Hanoverian Jumper Breeder Program - signifying they are elite mares suitable for breeding top-level jumpers. … Continue reading FALL slow-down & catch-up
Poor Abbey, she's looking very pregnant at present. She had a foal as a 4-yr old in Germany, and has been in sport since then so she has an athletic build. She is carrying "high & wide" and this photo does not do her size justice. The belly is WIDE, but she hasn't started to … Continue reading Abbey is “on-deck”
Our newest arrival has totally stolen our hearts. On Saturday, July 11 we welcomed Cocarina's newest addition "Glasgow's Ruby". She's a fiesty filly that exudes athleticism and demonstrates a phenomenal canter as she leaps and frolics. Full of sass, and the apple of her mother's eye - this one is special and she clearly knows … Continue reading What a gem!
It's a New Year, and I am looking forward to what's ahead. We have 3 really fantastic foals expected, and plans for this year's breeding season are well underway. I have 3 youngsters from my program available, and I would like to sell 1-2 this year. My darling Fabriana is at 235 days gestation with … Continue reading 2020 Aspirations & Outlook
Our darling Daisy arrived in the early morning hours on June 16th; Father's Day. Even though she was "early" (318 days); we had a vigorous filly that exuded class right from the start. Dark bay with delicate fine features, and 4 little lacey white socks - she won our hearts immediately with her friendly easy-going … Continue reading Charmed by Daisy
Foals: nothing brings the farm to life like a new foal! Below, 2016 colt Super Sonic is still unfolding his long legs. Play, sleep, eat, repeat! Sonic is maturing into a charming and handsome 3-yr old, and he's found his perfect person. I love watching their journey, I can see a great-beginning. They have a … Continue reading Foals on the farm…
It's a cold, wet rainy morning and I am looking forward to green grass. Cocarina is now @240 days gestation, so she's excited that she get to start on broodmare rations and more "eats" and I'm excited that I can see her Diamo Blue baby jumping around in her big tummy. Coco is shedding out … Continue reading Getting ready for Baby D!
What to do on a miserable, cold winter night? Take a crack at creating some promotional videos for our coming foal. Stellar pedigree, this one will JUMP but I also expect the form and style for a top-class hunter from this cross. Available for sale in-utero. http://www.kizoa.com/embed-250111129-6272370o1l12019 Diamo Blue x Cocarina And our darling Geronimo. … Continue reading My first attempts to create promotional video…
On a dreary wet New Year's eve, I am dreaming of Spring and counting the days down to the arrival of our 2019 foal from Cocarina. She needed some routine dental care and vaccination, so while she was in the barn we had a peek to confirm her pregnancy. Her foal is expected early July, … Continue reading New Year’s thoughts