Big year a head for Mr. Lestat - Page 3

       The Horse Forum > Horse Breeds, Breeding, and Genetics > Stallions and Broodmares

Big year a head for Mr. Lestat

This is a discussion on Big year a head for Mr. Lestat within the Stallions and Broodmares forums, part of the Horse Breeds, Breeding, and Genetics category

    Like Tree15Likes

    LinkBack Thread Tools
        05-07-2013, 09:18 AM
    Are you going to do the whole grading, 70 day stallion testing thing with him?
    Sponsored Links
        05-09-2013, 11:49 PM
    No I don't have 20k+ to throw away if he doesn't make it. It also locks him down to only FHANA and I don't want to do that. I want to be able to out cross to breeds outside of the Friesian breed to promote different breeds that utilize the Friesian blood. I know that's a controversial topic but I also know a lot of Friesian owners that wish they hadn't sent their studs to the stallion testing. The ones that made it are under ridiculously close watch by the registry and the ones that didn't, well that's not pocket change for many of us.
        05-10-2013, 05:37 AM
    Yikes! For $20k I wouldn't do it either.
        05-12-2013, 09:07 AM
    If it was more local, cost the high price of a 4 day event and not so limiting if he did make it I would consider having him go for the testing but now the 20k is staying in my emergency fund. Now if I were to win the lotto......sure why not?! Then I'll have the extra to send him to tip top training and then down to Cali for his testing and more training and hopefully he would get his number. At that point though I think it would be purely ego just so I could say "I own Lestat Le Roi 932" or whatever number he might get.
    Posted via Mobile Device

    Thread Tools

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Reactive two year old. Head gaping, tossing, lips curling at snaffle bit... Ace80908 Horse Training 38 02-01-2013 11:49 PM
    Head Wound on My 2 Year Old (Graphic) BrieannaKelly Horse Health 34 07-18-2012 10:25 PM
    The Friesian stud colt Lestat drafts4ever Horse Pictures 85 05-12-2012 01:23 PM
    Lestat De Lioncourt, second week out drafts4ever Horse Videos 15 03-28-2012 02:06 PM
    The Vampire Lestat ( well it's a horse painting, actually) tinyliny Horse Artwork 10 01-14-2012 11:50 AM

    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:15 AM.

    Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
    Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0