2008 Bay Dutch Gelding

Autocrat x Valentina

Devon is a very handsome, athletic fellow with 3 very good gaits. He shows lovely form over fences and really likes to jump. He is very friendly, always wanting attention, and is good to work with. Standing at 15.3 hh in the fall of 2010, he should mature to between 16 and 16.1 hh. Devon's full brother, Casablanca sold to California as a hunter prospect.

Devon’s dam, Valentina is a registered Dutch mare by the imported Dutch stallion, Dublin and out of a super producing Thoroughbred mare, Island Song, who continues to pass on excellent legs and very good movement through her daughters. Dublin was winner of the 1988 Dutch stallion Performance test in Ermelo, Holland. He carries the versatile blood of Ulft (sire of Olympic Ferro) and Lucky Boy ( sire of many International jumpers). Lucky Boy is also found in the pedigree of many of North America’s top hunters. Dublin sired 2 approved Dutch stallions including Iron Spring Farms’ dressage sensation, Juventus. He left behind in Holland, national Dutch champions, many ster mares, as well as many competition horses in both dressage and jumping.

Debonaire ’s sire, the approved Hanoverian stallion, Autocrat, was imported from the Celle State Stud, Germany. His oldest offspring turned 5 yrs old in 2010. He sired the 2010 USDF Horse of the Year Materiale 4 or 5 yr old mare, 2 Toronto Royal Governor General's Cup Reserve Champions (2008 & 2010), 2010 Toronto Royal 5th place horse in the Lieutenant Governor's Cup, Hack Champions, Provincial Dressage Champions, and Provincial Hunter Champions. For more information and pictures of Autocrat, click on his name in the pedigree.


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Nancy : 204-476-2547