LA ETTA is a very pretty filly, she is bred to be a supreme athlete.
She was awarded Gold Premium with an impressive 8.1 total score at the "Rheinland-Pfalz-Saar International" (RPSI) inspection. With 7.6 for type as well as a tremendous 8.6 for her stunning movement!
Take a look at her clip on youtube: http://www.youtube.com/user/Ewsz1?feature=mhum#p/a/u/0/mJfvnZXxXN8
Her sire LE COMTE II has proven himself in the breeding shed as well as in the show ring, competing at open jumper and up to Prix St. George in dressage. He is the full brother to the also approved stallion LE COMTE I who stands in Germany.
On his sires side he comes from the champion Holsteiner stallion LEANDER, who is best known for his presence and exceptional movement. LEANDER sired some superb sport horses like the champion dressage horse LIDQ 54. He also produced some excellent stallions like LEGATO, LAGANO (now breeding in Denmark), in Hessen, the champion stallion of 1982, LEANDERS's BOY (now in Switzerland) and LEANCON. With the mare TOSCANA he produced two approved sons LE COMTE I and LE COMTE II. Also in LE COMTE II's pedigree we find 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 23 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. On his mothers side is the "stempelhengst" COR DE LA BRYERE one of the most popular stallions ever. He produced such top level competition horses as CONTRAST ridden by Herbert Blöcker at the three day event World Championships in 1982, the International show jumper COSTA ridden by Michael Rüping and the leading Grand Prix dressage horse CORLANDUS ridden by Margit Otto Crepin for France. COR DE LA BRYERE produced 41 approved sons like CALANDO I to V, CALETTO I to III, CALVADOS I and II, CALYPSO I to V, CORRADO I to 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, CORDES, BOY VZ, CORDALME Z, CADENCE Z, CORDEUR, CHAIRMEN, CICERO, CORIALL, CARNEVAL, CASTOR, COUNTDOWN, COR DE BRILLANT, COR D' ALME Z, CAPITAL, CARTE D' OR, CARUSO, CABARET, CALIMBO, CASH, CASANOVA, CASANOVA, CHACO, CHANTRE, CHIRON Z, MR. COX, CINZANO, CONCORDE, COR DE ANGELO J, COR DOR, COREA, CORLAND, CORVINUIS, COSINUS B.
Her dam QUETTA is a powerful mare with a powerful hind end. Her sire QUEBEC is a very athletic young stallion of the famous Schockemöhle breeding. This stallion has been showing very successfully in the M jumping classes in Germany. His sire QUICK STAR ridden by Meredith Micheals-Beerbaum of the USA won several Grand Prix's and is a popular producer of jumper's and breeding stallions, for example, in the Oldenburger stud book of Germany. He produced such stallions like QUILOT Z, QUINZY Z and QUALITY TOUCH, all approved in the Zangersheide Studbook. His most famous daughter must be SPREHE STELLA, who won several Grand Prix and World Cup competitions under Meredith Micheals-Beerbaum and who started at the last European Championships for Germany. QUICK STAR is an international leader, recognised by 21 stud-books who, in his short and young career as a sire, has already covered more than 1000 mares throughout the world. His sire is the French stallion GALOUBET who sired countless Grand Prix and World Cup horses like the 3 time World Cup winner BALOUBET DU ROUET, ridden by Rodrigo Pessoa. QUEBEC's grandsire is the stallion ALME Z. This stallion has made a mark for himself standing at stud in Zangersheide. He has produced such stallions as GALOUBET, I LOVE YOU, JOLISCO, ADIEU Z, ADRIANO Z, AHORN Z, ALADIN Z, ALAMEDO, ALDATO, ALEXIS Z, ALME STAR, ALMEO, ALMGOLD Z, ALMHERR Z, ALMIRO Z, ALMJÄGER Z, ALMSPATY Z, ALMWALYER, ALOUBE Z, ALTANO Z, AMADEUS Z, AMERICANO, ANGELO Z, ANTONIO Z, ARAMIS Z and ATHLET Z. ALME Z was himself under Francois Mathz and Johan Heins a very talented and successful international show jumper, he was known to pass his unique talent on to his progeny. On his mothers side QUEBEC goes back to the legendary LANDGRAF I, the sire of numerous approved stallion like BURGGRAF, LANDEGO, LACROSS, LUCKY LUKE, LATUS I and II, LUXUS, LANDADEL, LANDJUNGE, LANCER I to III, LAFONTAINE, LA ZARRAS, LANDS RIVER, LANDSBERG, LANDINO, LANDLORD, LANDSTREICHER, LANSING, LARIONI, LAVALETTO, LAVALL I, LINARO, LIMBUS, LASINO, LOUTANO, LACAPO and of course LIBERO H, who was approved in 1989 in Holland, he is the most winning LANDGRAF I son to date, with over 25 international jumping wins to his credit and 10 grand prix and world cup wins. In 1990 and 1991 again under his rider Jos Lansing he was champion stallion in Holland, in 1991 LIBERO H was European champion in La Baule, also LIBERO H is the full brother of the stallion LIBERO who stands at stud at European Warmblood Stallion Zentrum Inc. Another famous stallion in his pedigree is the stallion GEPARD who is also the sire of GIGOLO another stallion standing at European Warmblood Stallion Zentrum Inc. QUETTA's dam ALPENROSE is a Hannoverian mare with an outstanding pedigree that carries through with the WINCHESTER talent for an impressive jumping technique. Although beeing a superb mover ALPENROSE was mostly shown in dressage, she is the full sister to AKONDA. Her sire ADLERFARN I stood for many years in Celle, he sired many fine competition horses such as ANSWER a world cup winner ridden by Hugo Simon. On her dam's side we find the stallion WINCHESTER, he was ridden here in Canada by Ian Miller. He is by the stallion WINNETOU whose name still shows up in many International jumping pedigrees today. We also find in her pedigree on her mothers side the stallion GRANDE, the sire of such stallions as: GRANDUELL and the horse GUTE SITTE, a bronze medalist at the 1976 Montreal Olympic Games, also GALAPAHOS, winner of the individual bronze and the team gold in 1981 at the European Dressage Championship in Luxemburg, Austria.
La Etta is for sale