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Woodburys Harlequin

Colour:

Skewbald

Photo by kind permission of Sinclair Photography

Breeding:

 

WPCS W.P-B.R.

Sire: Ferguson Uno

Dam: Waxwing Night Light

Damsire: Moelview Mohawk

Height: 127cm
Born: 2007
Graded: SPSS; Licensed WPCS
Stud Fee: £300 NFFR
Semen: Fresh, chilled or frozen semen (UK, EU, USA, Canada, AUS, NZ)
Breeder: Patricia Lillington
Owner: Patricia Lillington
Location: Near Livingston, West Lothian 

Photo by kind permission of Sinclair Photography

Woodburys Harlequin is a versatile option for sport pony breeders that are looking to emphasize jumping ability, sound conformation and willing, kind temperament.  He is a proven producer of quality ponies and one of his foals was awarded a prestigious Futurity ELITE premium in 2018.

 

For more information please see below or contact Patricia Lillington on 01506 855449, 07715 118994 or

  

Origins

Pedigree:

Ferguson Uno

 

Neron

 

Netron Ox

 
Abdullah Ox
Nephta Ox

 

Rosita

 
Naivnyi Ox
Marjolein Van De Spoorbrug

 

Jessy    
 

 

   
 

 

Waxwing Night Light

 
Moelview Mohawk Eyarth Tomahawk Pennwood Milan
Eyarth Zsa Zsa

 

Nannau Charm Hafodyresgob Buzby
Rebecca

 

Waxwing Nightshade Thornwood Royalist Chamberlayne Don Juan
Downland Dabchick

 

Sparkler Of High Tor Weston Glow Worm
Springbourne Jewel

Sire: 

His sire, Ferguson Uno was successfully in Working Hunter, Dressage and Eventing and is a son of Neron who stood in Holland and was approved with the NRPS.

 

Dam: 

Harlequin’s dam, Waxwing Nightlight a Welsh Sec B, is herself a graded sports mare who has earned a Ster predicate. She was successful in working hunter, dressage and showjumping. Her breeding also brings the blood of Thornwood Royalist and Weston Glow Worm into Harlequin’s bloodlines. 

 

Damsire: 

Moleview Mohawk, a multi champion Sec B himself, is a prolific producer of successful Welsh ponies.

Photos by kind permission of Sinclair Photography

  

Performance

Photo by kind permission of Sinclair Photography

Woodburys Harlequin was shown lightly in hand as a 2 and 3 year old and was Champion or Reserve 18 times with highlights being Champion at the Scottish Horse Show and finishing second at the Royal Highland, Great Yorkshire and at the PUK Championships.

 

He then started his British Showjumping career and was consistently placed even at championship shows. Winning the Scottish 90cm Championship, Qualifying for British Novice and Discovery Finals, Tiny Tots Finals. In 2014 he showed his consistency with 20 Top Three finishes in the Bronze Pony/Rider Combination League and finished 6th in the spring/summer and the top 20 for the autumn/winter. Qualified for the Pony of the Year 11 & Under Finals, Stepping Stones Finals, British Novice Second Finals, Pony Discovery 2nd Round Finals, & National Final at Scope Festival

  

Offspring/Breeding Advice

Harlequin has been used on mares from 11.2h to 16.2h and the results have all been pleasing! The Harlequin foals, out of pony and horse mares, are athletic and typey and display their sire’s kind, intelligent character.

 

His oldest offspring in the UK are rising 6 and have won and been placed showing in hand at CHAPS nationals and under saddle in Working Hunter, Show Hunter, Coloured classes, ODE and hunter trials. They all have sensible personalities and a desire to please along with athletic build and paces.

 

His first USA born foal arrived in 2016 and received a premium award with an overall score of 8.2 at his ISR/Oldenburg inspection. 

 

In 2018, his UK born filly foal, Woodburys Lollipop, out of Brynseion Happiness (by Churchwood Troy) was the highest scoring jumping bred pony at the 2018 British Breeders Futurity tour of UK scoring a 10 for conformation, 9s for trot and canter and 8.5 for walk from a panel of 4 judges. Overall score 9.025 and awarded a coveted ELITE Premium.   She was also assessed on the SPSS Evaluation Tour by German judge Hans-Henrich Bruning and awarded an SPSS Premium. Lollipop has the most charming personality and is sure to be a successful children's pony either as a hunter pony or pure jumping.

 

Harlequin crosses especially well with a large Connemara type mare to produce an agile jumping or working hunter pony. He is beautifully proportioned and therefore crosses well with a larger mare too and has consistently delighted the breeders who have used him.

 

His frozen semen is available to ship to UK, EU, USA, Canada, AUS, NZ. His fresh chilled semen is available to ship throughout the UK and the quality has proven to be very good.

 

Harlequin is Registered as a Partbred Welsh and Partbred Arab (18.85%) allowing offspring from mares with some Arab blood to show in PBA classes as well.

 

Photo by kind permission of Sinclair Photography

Photo by kind permission of Sinclair Photography

 

Progeny:

 

Woodburys Lollipop (palomino and white) - 2018 filly - Futurity ELITE; SPSS Premium

   

Photos by kind permission of Kevin Sparrow

 

  

Photos supplied by breeder

US 2016 foal - Harleys Davidson (stable name Biker)

 

Two Daughters wait for their turns at the Scottish Loose Jumping Competition

 
   
   

 

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