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Marialva (Rio) is a breathtaking, big moving coming three year PSL Lusitano gelding

His sire is the APSL Lusitano Champion: Soberano III. PSL Recommended Stallion and twice Champion of Champions at the National Horse Fair at Golega, Portugal and is a dressage Grand Prix horse, who was shown and did very well in the 2014 World Equestrian Games, as well as other major shows in the EU.

Soberano's sire is Hostil and his grandsire is Xaquiro

APSL Recommended Stallion. Twice Champion of Champions at the National Horse Fair at Golega (gold medalist)

Dam: APSL Haute Tantra CAL (Rumbero sire/Nordeste grandsire) foal. Born in June, 2016.

Rio will be close to 16.2 +/- hands (currently 16+ hands), with fantastic gaits and conformation. APSL inscribed/IALHA registered. Advanced dressage (Grand Prix potential) or working equitation candidate.

He is unbacked but has been handled extensively. For a fee, he can be backed before he leaves our farm.

Rio is friendly, loves people and is looking to bond.

His gaits are fantastic and his trot has both lift and extension.

for your consideration. Lusitano: Maeve CAL: Two for one package.

Maeve is a three year old, buckskin, APSL approved in the adult studbook - mare, by Xemino and by Cuarlova PL. She has passed her studbook approval, Price $17,000.

Maeve is pregnant for a 2020 foal by Jade Da Serenadinha. Jade is a magnificent, imported buckskin Lusitano stallion. Jade represents the absolutely best Lusitano dressage bloodlines in Portugal.
Jade’s powerful genetic lineage gives him extraordinary and correct conformation. He is truly a genetic storehouse of the best of the Lusitano breed. Evidence of this is that he has already won a silver medal from the APSL in the USA; an achievement that few Lusitanos attain.
What makes Jade so unique is his laid-back personality and eagerness to please, combined with a strong work ethic and enormous presence.

Maeve is very Veiga in personality, genetics and breed-type. She is sensitive, very athletic and if bought as a future performance horse, she will give back 200% what is given to her in training, if done correctly. She is very smart and listens intently to her trainer. She is honest. This is not a horse that will accept harsh methods. She had very little handling before we bought her as a young two year old. Now, she loves people and wants to bond to that special person. She requires a sensitive trainer, as all Veiga horses do. She is halter broken, likes people, low in the pecking order in the pack. She prefers a home where she is not placed in a large herd.

This is a mare that is going to give someone so much and a foal too!

Height 15.3 hands (will grow taller)
APSL score: 68 points.
Color: light buckskin (not grey)

Lusitano YOUNGSTOCK FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION:

These foals are from the best Lusitano sporthorse and dressage bloodlines in Portugal. Our senior stallion Jade II Da Sernadin, bred by the leading Portuguese breeder Luis Pidwell (LP), is the sire of our 2019 foal crop. Jade is a line-bred double grandson of the global Lusitano registry (APSL) Recommended Stallion of Merit Spartacus (LP), out of the Recommended dam Camurca (LP), by the recommended stallion Campeador (LP). There have only been eight Recommended Stallions of Merit in the history of the breed.

If you are seeking a world-class horse for Academic riding, Working Equitation, Dressage, Driving, participating in hunts, or just hacking out and having fun, please contact us to discover whether we can help match you to a companion and partner that will exceed your expectations!

Foals listed are pending registration in the IALHA and APSL studbook,


Introducing: Pegasus CAL

Born 27 July, 2019
$17,000.00
Pegasus is exceptional, with the best dressage lines imported from Portugal and from the best dressage lines in the world, including Xaquiro, Spartacus, Campeador, Camurca, and Jade II Da Serenadinha. Pegasus movement is exceptional, there is an elasticity to his gaits, a suppleness - this truly is a GP prospect.

About the sire: Jade II Da Sernadinha is a magnificent, imported buckskin Lusitano stallion. Jade represents the absolutely best Lusitano dressage bloodlines in Portugal, lines that are known for their commanding presence and fantastic movement. Jade’s powerful genetic lineage gives him extraordinary and correct conformation. He is truly a genetic storehouse of the best of the Lusitano breed. Evidence of this is that he has already won a silver medal from the APSL in the USA; an achievement that few Lusitanos attain.

What makes Jade so unique is his laid-back personality and eagerness to please, combined with a strong work ethic and enormous presence. He passes this temperament on to his foals. Impulsion, action and extension define his movement. Grand Prix dressage and working equitation are in his future and he has already excelled in the show ring. He is the 2016 EARHC Eastern Region Lusitano Stallion Champion and was successfully shown in his first USDF dressage show in 2018.

Jade has a lovely and correct Lusitano sub-convex head, almond eyes and Iberian body type, along with height and bone. Jade stands at 16.3 hands. These are qualities that will pass to his offspring.

Pegasus' lineage:

  • Sire: Jade Da Serenadinha (70.25 points) - APSL Silver Medalist and Eastern Region (ERAHC) Lusitano Champion 2016.

  • Grand sire: Campeador (76 points) -recommended stallion,

  • Grand Dam: Camurca (82 points),

  • Great Grand sire (on both sides) is Spartacus (81.5 points) Stallion of Merit and Recommended Stallion by the APSL

  • Both sides pass directly to the great stallion Xaquiro, Stallion of Merit and Recommended Stallion by the APSL.

Pegasus’s half sister scored a 76.5 on inspection in August, 2019.

On the dam side - Interagro and Nordeste. B-Caranja is a fantastic representive of the breed. Haute’s Tantra’s sire is Rumbero (sire: Altivo), was a gorgeous, tall black stallion that was being ridden Pre St. Georg before his death. Rumbero’s sire was a famous bullfighting horse, mostly of Veiga lineage.

Pegasus’ great-grandsire is an outstandingly beautiful black stallion: Nordeste (SS). Nordeste was bred by Mr. Manuel Braga from Sociedade das Silveiras.  Before being exported to Brazil from Portugal, he won a number of tests at the Prix St. Georges level in Portugal, before being exported to Brazil.

  • As a son of Trinco MMT, a stallion bred by Coudelaria Romão Tavares, Nordeste exemplifies the quality sought by the very traditional Portuguese breeder, who is also well-known for their bullfighting animals.  Trinco is by the famed Firme SA, one of the best-known stallions in the Lusitano breed.  Firme SA sired Novilheiro MV, Opus II MV, Nilo MV, and Neptuno MV, thus becoming the head of the very important Firme/Nilo/Novilheiro lineage.

  • Pegasus will be tall 16.3+/- hands.

  • His coloration is a red bay.

  • He is very curious and friendly.

  • He is athletic and has potential as a dressage horse or a stallion.

  • What makes him so special is his elastic movement and gaits.


    Call or write for more details or to schedule a visit:
    (240) 315-4394 or cieloazure@gmail.com

Pendragon CAL has been sold

 

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