CALETTA is a nice mare.
She is a full sister to CATALINA.
CALETTA has been professionally started under saddle. She is very easy going, she will be a hunter superstar!
She scored a solid 8 total, with 7.8 for movement and an impressive 8.2 for her beautiful type at the "Rheinland-Pfalz-Saar International" (RPSI) inspection.
CALETTA's sire CORRIDO de CHATILLON is an impressive stallion with an impeccable temperament, he was approved in Avenches, Switzerland as a 3 year old. As a 4 year old CORRIDO de CHATILLON qualified for the jumping finals, as a 5 year old he qualified for the eventing finals and as a 6 year old CORRIDO de CHATILLON placed in the jumping promotional finals. After an early jumping carrier CORRIDO de CHATILLON became a well recognized name as the dressage horse, he has countless winnings and placing's and also qualified for the dressage super promotion in Avenches.
CORRIDO de CHATILLON’s sire, COEUR de NUIT is by the famous stallion Calypso I, who sired 20 approved stallions. His progeny are both international dressage horses like COMMODORE, CAMPARI and show jumpers like CABINETT, CALANDO. His sire COR DE LA BRYÈRE is one of the most important stallions in modern show jumping pedigrees today. He is also the sire of the international dressage horse CORLANDUS (Gold Medal - Seoul) and other top level dressage horses. He is the sire of 83 graded stallions including CALANDO I to V, CALETTO I to III, CALVADOS I and II, CALYPSO I to V, CORRADO I and II, CORTINO I and II, COME BACK I and II, CORTEZ I and II, CARDINAL, CARACAS, CONSTANT, CONVENT, CANSAS, CANTARES, CASSONE, CANNONBALL, CAPRICCIO, CORVADO, CINZANO, CORDS BOY VZ, CORDALME Z, CADENCE Z, CORDEUR, CHAIRMAN, CICERO, CORIALL, CARNEVAL, CASTOR, COUNTDOWN, COR DE BRILLANT, COR D' ALME Z, CAPITAL, CARTE D' OR, CARUSO, CABARET, CALIMBO, CASH, CASANOVA, CHACO, CHANTRE, CHIRON Z, MR. COX, CINZANO, CONCORDE, COR DE ANGELO J, COR DOR, COREA, CORLAND, CORVINIUS, COSINUS B. He also produced such performance horses as the International show jumpers CALANDO, CALETTO, CHANEL, CHICA, CONTRAST and COLLANDUS, European champion - 1987 and silver Medalist, Olympic Games, Seoul, 1988. Without any doubt, COR DE LA BRYÈRE deserves the title of foundation sire! Also in his sire’s side the legendary stallion LADYKILLER XX. He stood at stud from 1965 to 1979 and is still one of the most sought after names in pedigrees of both breeding and competition horses. LADYKILLER XX sired 36 approved stallions and one of them LANDGRAF I, he was the leading West German sire with the highest progeny earnings in competition. Also the stallion LORD who needs no introduction and LAGOS, LORENZ who also stood in Holland where he was very influential, LEANDER the champion stallion in 1973 and LIDO to just name a few. His dam OCTAVIA III is by Fair Play III who was Champion of the 4 year olds, 3rd in the five year olds, and 20th in the six-year-old championship. He died of tetanus at the age of nine but not before he produced a number of exceptional competitors: Lude du Chatelier ridden by Hervé Godignon, Larry II full brother to Narcos II with Patrick Caron (before being sold to Italy), Lolilfant, Marly du Mesnil and Narcotique.
CORRIDO de CHATILLONs offspring are outstanding athletes with exceptional temperaments.
Her dam SILJA is a very elegant mare that promises to become a great athlete. Her sire SALUT is definitely the best moving stallion on this continent today. He descends from a long line of outstanding dressage horses. His sire SULTAN was ridden by Dr. Reimer Klimke. His grand sire, PATRON, is regarded as the most important upgrading post-war sire in the Trakehner breed. He had the reputation as a sure producer of very ride able dressage horses. PATRON sired many states premium mares and 13 approved stallions including PASTERNAK, who is approved for Rheinland and MACKENSEN, who himself was champion of his 100 day test in Neumunster in 1978 and produced a number of approved stallions, such as CHARLY CHAPLIN, CHANTILLY, ELIGIUS, SAMURAI, VELASQUEZ, MEPHISTOPHELES, he also produced some phenomenal sport horses like EPSILON, PALADIN 63 and PLEASE ME to just name a few. MACKENSEN is the producer of the highest money earning Trakehner offspring, they have eared over 200'000DM mainly in dressage to date. He is also the half brother to the stallion MAHAGONI. On SALUT'S mother's side, he goes back to KASSIO, the most important representative of the famous ABGLANZ bloodline. KASSIO produced 13 approved sons like GRIMSEL, GRISET, GREGOR and GELRIA. ABGLANZ had a huge impact on the Warmblood breeding in Germany. ABGLANZ produced such stallions as AALFÄNGER, ABEND, ABGOTT, ABHANG I to III, ABSTAND, ABSURD, AKROBAT, ARTUR, KASSIO, MORGENGLANZ, VALENTIN, ARCHIMEDES and the most famous ABSATZ. He also produced such sport horses as ZUKUNFT who was the international show jumper ridden by Alwin Schockemöhle. MORGENGLANZ by ABGLANZ has founded a strong sire line in North America. The most famous post-war representative of the DAMPFROSS line is ABGLANZ. He also founded the A-line in the modern Hannoverian breed and is a sire of international importance. KASSIO's son, GELRIA was the only privately owned stallion in history to be rented by two state studs from 1985 to 1988 - Hannover state stud Celle and in 1990 - Baden Württemberg state stud Marbach. GELRIA was noted for his magnificent trot and canter; he has 5 approved sons like STUEBEN, champion stallion purchased by Celle in 1981, and GRAND GALOPIN, winner of the 1990 Stallion performance test in Adelheidsdorf. GELRIA also sired such sport horses as GODIVA 13, GOLDEGG, GRAF GEORG and GWENDA. Also on his mothers side SALUT goes back to the outstanding stallion IMPULS who produced 16 approved sons and two Olympic horses IMANUEL 1972 in München competing for East Germany and DAHLWITZ 1979 in Montreal competing for the USA.
SILJA's dam PASSAU is a solid built mare with superior jumping ability. She is quick, careful and smart over fences. This mare has everything it takes to be a successful jumper and passes these traits onto her offspring. A closer look at her pedigree shows the stallion PIK KOENIG, the sire of PIK BUBE I and his full brother the Celle owned PIK BUBE II. They are both sires of dressage horses as well as jumpers. Ian Millers show jumper WINCHESTER by the famous WINNETOU who produced such horses as WITZBOLD and WINNEBAGO the sire of Mark Todd's Olympic show jumper BAGO and Andew Nicholson's eventer TEMPO.
SILJA has turned out to be a spectacular hunter, she has pined in the USA and in Canada, Silja is one of the finest athlets we have, she won the free jumping competition for 4 year olds in Canada.