SANTAR ~ 16’2h, Mahogany Bay,
Bronze Premium CSHA F-1 stallion with 9 ½” cannon bone and 80” heart girth. He was by the Hanoverian stallion, "Sandor" (by Sandsturm) out of the CSHA-FS mare, "Second Choice". (aka Tara)
His Hanoverian lines have many Verband State Premium Mares and proven jumper lines.
SANTAR ~ was an 8 time CSHA Year-end Grand Champion, Multiple show Grand Champion CSHA Medal winner and has been a very successful / proven performance horse in Futures Hunter (1991-1998), Trillium Dressage, Eventing and Trillium Jumper. He was the recipient of the CSHA "Caroline Sifton Award" for Top Producing stallion based on the achievements of his offspring in the show ring. In 1998, Santar was awarded the first ever "National CSHA Versatility Award" for successfully competing in Conformation, Dessage and Hunter in the same season.
SANTAR ~ was the Ambassador of exceptional breeding, temperament & conformation.
He was invited, based on these attributes, by the "Royal Agricultural Winter Fair" in Toronto, Ontario to be presented to "HRH Princess Margaret" during the Grand Opening of the Winter Fair.
SANTAR ~ was not only a proven producer of Champion Conformation horses with Multiple Championships but he was also a "Proven producer of Champion Performance horses" with offspring currently competing in the “A” Circuit Hunter, Trillium Hunter and Eventing rings in both Canada and the USA.
He was the sire of ~ 2003 Provincial Adult/Am Trillium Hunter Champion ~ "Campbell" and 1997 Double Governor's Cup winner ~ "MacDonald".
He passed on his size, substance, excellent conformation, ridiability and most of all his outstanding temperament.
" A Champion that Produced Champions ”
Forever in our hearts, never to be forgotten
Ginny & Sue Johnson and San's little buddy "Goose"
In Loving Memory - What A Cougar aka Kitty 1990 - 2009
Its with great sadness that we acknowledge
the loss of our beloved broodmare "Kitty"
on April 29, 2009.
program back in 1999.
She was CSHA Inspected and received an Approval score of 79.5%, making her 2nd Premium Breeding Mare, just shy of 1st Premium Status.
She has produced us 3 wonderful foals: Sanchilada (CSHA ribbon winner and Approved 2nd Premium in 2008), Sans Nom currently a broodmare and Sanson S currently starting his performance training. All her foals are by our belove stallion Santar.
Kitty was out on lease and has given her leasee a stunning 2009 colt by the Holsteiner stallion Concerto Grosso.
Our good girls amazing personality, conformation and movement lives on in her wonder offspring.
Forever in our hearts...........
It is with great sadness that we share the loss
of a dear and precious friend, Goose.
He asked for nothing and yet he gave his
unconditional Love to everyone he met along his
short road of life.
Forever in our hearts, never to be forgotten.
March 13, 2000 ~ April 14, 2010
Announcing the Unfortunate passing of our beloved
Bronze Premium CSHA Stallion
Feb 28, 1995 - Dec 14, 2012
Photo credit: Lynn Caldwel
Solid 16'2h, dark chestnut, 9" cannon bone
with 79" heart girth. He produces solid, good
looking foals that exhibit his correct conformation,
excellent movement, outstanding temperament and
willingness to work.
* One of only 3 Stallions Approved at the 2010 National CSHA Stallion Inspection earing his Premium Status based on his amazing Performance history.
** Winner of the Thoroughbred Stallion class at the 2010 Royal Wintar Fair.
He has offspring successfully racing as well as starting careers in the show ring.
* Grade 3 Stakes Winner ~ Black type winner of 5 races from age 2-4
* winner of the Queen's Plate Trial Stake (1 1/8 mi) by 8 3/4 lengths
* 2nd in the Queen's Plate (1 1/4 mi)
* winner of the Seagram's Cup Stake (1 1/16 mi) by 5 1/4 lengths
* Life time earning $462,498.00 to his credit
Deeply Loved and Greatly missed by everyone who knew this amazing Gentleman.