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Dance of Joy



Photo by kind permission of Kevin Sparrow




Sire: FS Don't Worry

Dam: Valentina

Damsire: Valentino

Height: 148 cms
Born: 2000
Graded: Rheinisches & SPSS Elite
Stud Fee: Please contact owner
Semen: Please contact owner
Breeder: Herbert Werth
Owner: Rachel Ablett
Location: Near Watford, Hertfordshire




For more information please see below or contact Rachel Ablett on 07771 968169 or






FS Don't Worry

FS Dacapo Doro Derano Gold Derano


Karina Downland Chorister


FS Golden Sunlight Golden Dancer Dancer
Golden Charm


Eileen 2 Black Magic


Valentina Valentino Blwch Valentino Valentine
Bwlch Goldflake


Bubbles Count Dorsaz ox
Catriona II


Nadine Black Magic Chirk Crogan
Blaenbwch Tripit


Natascha Nelson



Sire:  The legendary FS Don't Worry himself a double Bundeschampion, Performance Test Champion





Damsire:  Also the damsire of the legenary Dancer


Valentino was a British-bred pony who was originally registered as the British Riding Pony, Oakley Bubbling Bobbety before being exported to Germany where he was renamed and became one of the foundation sires of the German Riding Pony breed.  Valentino's sire was Bwlch Valentino whose period of success as a sire lasted longer than any other British Riding Pony stallion







Photo by kind permission of Qorum Photos




Offspring/Breeding Advice

In the UK, Joy's yearling son, Dance of Destiny was one of just 2 ponies to be awarded a coveted Futurity Elite premium at the 2017 BEF Futurity Evaluations and he finished the year as the Top Yearling.

Photo by kind permission of Paul Ruffle



Dance of Destiny

Photo by kind permission of Kevin Sparrow




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