Category Archives: Updates

22 May 2016 Latest photos of this seasons foals

    Spice is a wonderful example of a loud and proud A grade appaloosa. She has a sane mind and easily accepts new things.     Pepper is an another wonderful example of a loudly coloured B grade appaloosa. … Continue reading

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27 April 2016 Horses branded today

On ringing the vets last week, to book in my branding visit,  I learned that Dave Cairns had just retired. Dave has been coming to my property to brand horses every autumn for the last 12 years, since 2004, except … Continue reading

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Takoda 12 April 2016

Phoebe is so ecstatic about how well Takoda is coming along. He is now just over 3yrs old and is around 16hh. He has developed well and loves riding on the beach and in the sand dunes. Phoebe has found … Continue reading

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Foggy morning – 3 April 2016

Well what a surprise, every one was expecting a real dry El nino summer but we had a great  summer with enough rain to keep the grass growing and all the animals looking healthy. I feel really proud of the … Continue reading

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17 Nov 2015 – New foals

I feel terrible, in that I have not updated my website for a while now. I have had, a much needed break from breeding, but am now on my way again. The two foals that I have bred this season … Continue reading

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13 July 2014 ApHANZ squashing Grading system

I feel so sad that the Appaloosa Ass of NZ has now voted to have our Grading system stopped. This has been going for at least 12 years and showed roughly how much appaloosa blood your appaloosa actually had in his … Continue reading

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25 May 2014 – Takoda

Phoebe writes ………. I can’t believe that Takoda is now over a year old. He has been such an awesome little guy and a super fast learner. Lots of people remark about him and say how handsome he has become. … Continue reading

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27 March 2014 – DayDream Maska

Maska is a chestnut yearling colt. He is now starting to show the appaloosa trait and is going speckly on his rump as well showing off his new lighter coloured tail. His sire is the 16.1hh DayDream Major Sioux and his dam … Continue reading

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Shaz is now broken in…

Carolynn was kind enough to send me some pics of Shaz being broken in.  She said “Phil Maddox broke him in and did a fantastic job.  He was very impressed with him and said he was a magnificient horse – … Continue reading

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News from Oreo’s proud new owners…

I was so pleased to recieve an email from Oreo’s (DayDream Oriana) proud new owners.  They are her third owners, buying her in October 2012, and Oreo is now a very much loved part of their family!  So much so she … Continue reading

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