PEDIGREE, CONFORMATION, MOVEMENT & A VERY CURIOUS NATURE!
Rio is the total package. All of his siblings have shown VERY successfully on the line and in performance. He is confident, easy to work with, has impeccable conformation and is a 10+ mover! Should finish 16.1-16.2H
Sire: REDWINE (by Rotspon) is a modern, elegant black Hanoverian stallion. Awarded rare 10's at the 30 and 70 day testing in Germany for character, constitution and rideability. He possesses lovely hunter movement and impressive style over fences. He has competed with great success with Peter Pletcher in the hunter ring. As a stud, he consistently produces foals that are incredibly beautiful, correct and with lovely heads, long shapely necks and gorgeous toplines. Along with good looks and temperament, foals are have elastic movement of hunter type. At inspections, his offspring have earned some of the highest scores as well as earning him 2010 Leading Sire at Salle B Wheeler/USEF Nat'l Hunter Breeding Championships. Sire is 16H
Dam: Chips of Clay (by Red Clay Tributary) is a Han/Selle Francais mare that has consistently produced winning hunter foals. She is kind and patient with a very free shoulder, powerful hind end and incredible scope. Her '14 filly, Brilliance was 2015 Leading RPSI Yearling, Zone 3 Champion-hunter breeding, and USEF 4th National Hunter Breeding yearling. Prior to her, '11 colt, Archer is debuting in the hunter ring this year and shows INCREDIBLE talent and '09 filly, Sanibel, was 3rd at Devon, 4th Sallie B Wheeler Nat'l Championships and USEF 10th Nat'l HB Yearling and Numerous BYH awards. Dam is 16.2H
Foaled on Mother's Day (5/8/16), photos at 2 weeks old. Last 3 adult chestnut horses pictured are his Dam (Chips of Clay), Archer, gelding o/o his Dam (pic at 2yo), Brilliance, filly o/o his Dam (pic as yearling).
This boy is nothing short of spectacular!
Rio has 2 scars on his right hip from a rough start as a foal. They are flush to the skin, but will not grow hair. Can take current pics upon request. Both are an inch or so in length.
Gelded. Immunized. Branded RPSI, fully registered, with microchip and lifetime USEF.
For Sale: $10,000 USD
Breed: Rheinland Pfalz Saar Intl.
Dam: Chips of Clay
Hunters: Regular Working Hunter (3ft and higher)
Registries: Rheinland Pfalz-Saar, Lifetime USEF
Terms: We accept credit cards at no additional charge on full price purchases.
Current Location: Queen Anne MD, USA
Jumping Chute. Taken Nov 2017
Name: Jamie Sullivan
Farm: Snapdragon Stables
City: Queen Anne
Country: United States of America
Work Phone: 410-903-3241
Offering Warmbloods Here In Good Standing Since: 2/11/2011