October 1

Post Birthday Update

More photo shoots over the summer and lots of PA-ing accomplished. Still some additional photo work needed for the new birthday horses (thanks Honey!) and I am hoping to have time either this week or the following. Fingers crossed that the weather cooperates.

- Arion, 1995 grey (palomino) Shetland Pony stallion (Breyer Rearing Stallion "Rex" OF)

- Armagnac, 1995 bay roan Trakehner mare (Breyer SM G3 Cantering WB OF)

- Boxcars, 2002 bay Mustang stallion (Breyer Masters Equine Art Resin Wild Bronc OF)

- Fantur fra Glyndahl, 1995 silver bay tobiano Icelandic stallion (Breyer Falhofnir OF)

- Finlandia, 1991 bay Holsteiner mare (CollectA TB Mare OF)

- Furste, 1994 chestnut Swedish Warmblood stallion (Breyer Salinero "Mistral Hojris" OF)

- Gold On Command, 2003 palomino TWH stallion (CollectA TWH Stallion OF)

- Harley's Oracle, 2002 chestnut leopard Sugarbush Draft stallion (Breyer SM G3 Belgian OF)

- Heritage Black Dahlia, 2003 black Shire mare (CollectA Shire Mare OF)

- Itsanother Prince, 2000 chestnut overo American Warmblood stallion (Lakeshore Marshall OOAK CMG by Linda Watson Gresham CM)

- Kepp of Gargunnock, 1997 grey (mouse dun) Highland Pony stallion (BSO )

- Stargazer, 1996 chestnut tobiano Pintabian mare (Breyer Cosette OF)

- Threat's High Time, 1999 chestnut TWH stallion (Breyer SM G3 TWH OF)

- Trailtrow Robena, 1997 grey (grey dun) Highland Pony mare (Breyer Misty "Time To Party" Silver Filigree SR OF)

That's all for the moment.

July 13

Happy Bastille Day Eve

Loads of new horses in the barn this time. I finally got photos of most of the Christmas presents...only six months late. Still a bunch of SMs and CollectAs that are ready for their close-ups. Oh and a couple of new HR minis that just arrived.

Admirador del Mar, 1996 liver chestnut Paso Fino stallion (Breyer El Pastor "Tobe The Rocky Mountain Horse" OF)

Clairvoyant, 2003 bay blanket Appaloosa stallion (Breyer Latigo 2013 Premiere Club OF)

Manolo C, 2005 grey (bay) Andalusian stallion (Breyer SM G3 Rearing Andalusian 2007 JCP SR OF)

Mohegan, 1999 black roan Mustang stallion (Breyer SM G3 Mustang 2007 JCP SR OF)

Hillalong Meridian, 1994 chestnut Australian Stock Horse mare (Breyer Little Bits QH OF)

Reign Supreme, 1995 bay NSH stallion (Breyer Little Bits Morgan OF)

Cash N Scotch, 2000 bay frame overo Paint stallion (Breyer Idocus "Wapiti" LE OF)

Coyote Bright, 2008 buckskin blanket Appaloosa stallion (Breyer Appaloosa Performance Horse "Indian Horse" OF)

Joes Limbo Bar, 1995 chestnut tovero Paint gelding (limited foal crops) (Breyer Jumping Horse "Kiowa" 2013 Vintage Club OF)

Phanatic, 2006 chestnut (woodgrain) ASB stallion (Breyer Saddlebred Stallion "M Wn Ma" OF)

Play It Coolest, 1995 chocolate palomino (charcoal) QH stallion (Breyer Adios Vintage Club 2014 OF)

Soberano do Mar, 2005 chestnut Criollo stallion (Breyer Desatado "Aurelius" OF)

Taris Rein Chex, 1996 grey (black) QH stallion (Breyer Premier Club "Wyatt" 2014 OF)

We have 442 horses competing in the MEPSA Photo Show Championships this year - a new record for us! I tried my hand at putting together an ad for the Champ Book - what do you think?

The new MEPSA show season starts the first weekend in August - time to get the first set of show photos together!

June 30

Quick Update

New horses...new pedigrees...not a cohesive update in sight! Sorry about that but I'm hoping to get my act together along with some new photos in the next couple of weeks.

April 27

A Brief Hiatus

We will be out of pocket - and internet range - for the next couple of weeks, so if you send any requests in I will get to them when we reach civilization again.

January 17

A Belated Happy New Year

Well, lots of changes to report. Some new faces on the list:

- Parade Rest, 2000 dapple grey (born bay) ASB mare (Breyer SM G2 ASB OF)

- Empatia, 1995 grey (born chestnut) Arabian mare (CollectA Arabian Mare OF)

- Rijo, 1998 bay Lusitano (PSL) stallion (Minkiewicz Lirico OF)

- Play For Keeps, 1998 grey (born bay) Morab mare (Breyer Classic Mariah OF)

- Amada, 2008 palomino Morab mare (HR Large Zilla OF)

- HVK Aristocrat, 1999 dark bay Morgan stallion (Paul Sanders Yankee II Resin CM by Yvonne Davey-Stevens)

- CDM Explosive, 1997 bay Morgan stallion (Breyer Stretched Morgan OF)

- Getragen Elmar, 2009 black leopard Noriker stallion (Lakeshore Norman II Ceramic OF)

- Kantishna, 2006 buckskin QH mare (BSO)

- Evening Thunder, 2005 chestnut TB stallion (BSO)

- Five Star Retreat, 2006 dark bay TB stallion (BSO)

- Brecon Top Shelf, 2001 chestnut roan Welsh Sec B stallion (Breyer Pink Magnum OF)

We also have the annual Retirement Day, wherein we pension some horses from the list, promoting their sons or daughters in their places. The older horses are still available for breeding requests for their open years - just look for them in the "Older Stallions" or "Older Mares" list following the main breed section:

- Partner In Crime, 2004 bay ASB mare (HR Honora OF) - taking the place of her dam, Willing Partner

- Mandolyn C, 2001 grey (doeskin) Arabian mare (HR Zara OF) - taking the place of her dam, Mandatka

- Pekala, 2007 bay Arabian mare (HR Sheba OF) - taking the place of her dam, Perri

- Easter's Mistral, 2005 bay tobiano Chincoteague mare (HR Mini Mustang Stallion OF) - taking the place of her dam, Nor'Easter

- Galla Dash, 2006 palomino QH mare (HR Erin SR OF) - taking the place of her dam, Ms Dash For Dinero

- Heritage Eleanor, 2007 grey Shire mare (HR Mini Specialty Drafter OF) - taking the place of her dam, Greyfaire Myrina

- Publicity Stunt, 2006 chestnut TB mare (HR Swaps OF) - taking the place of her dam, Public Knowledge

- Brecon Impatiens, 2005 bay Welsh Sec B mare (HR Encore OF) - taking the place of her dam, Brecon Iris

Have not been able to pedigree or photograph any of the Christmas horses yet, so hopefully the weather will warm up enough to get some shots in soon!