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Nightingales Ultimate Applause

‘Ultimate Applause’ Horse of the Year 2014 – Supreme Reserve Male This young colt will soon be shown at the Horse of the Year – proudly owned by Tylucas Stud. Leopard – colt foal – last son of San Domingo

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Nightingales Charismatic

Nightingales ‘Charismatic’ Liver chesnut with lace blanket – filly foal Growing up quickly now.   By Nightingales San Domingo out of Nightingales Peppadew    

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Nightingales ‘A Thousand Kisses’

Nightingales ‘A Thousand Kisses’ Appaloosa Winter Classic 2014 – 1st place – Fillies as well as Reserve Champion female. A Thousand Kisses – now owned by Xube Shonge Appaloosa Stud, where we hope she will prosper, be  shown and carry

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2012 Show Results

SAHARA * * *   CHAMPION OF CHAMPIONS – 2012 * * * The lovely SAHARA won this prestigious accolade at the Championship Show in Parys in October 2012 * * * * * * * * Nightingales Peppadew – bay

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Some Appaloosa history from around the world

  This one is a fish story. True, appaloosa is best known as a favorite kind of horse–sturdy, quick, and quick-witted–developed by the Nez Percé Indians living near the Palouse River in what is now Idaho. The river, therefore, has

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Links to other Webpages of interest

Here are some interesting and very readable links :   International Purebred Appaloosa  (IPAA): www.purebredappaloosa.com/ipaaregistrationrequirements2010.html Foundation Appaloosa Breeders : http://thefablist.com/ Gaited Leopard Appaloosa Horses : http://www.leopardappaloosa.com/ http://atigradoacres.com/GaitNColor.shtml www.foundationapp.org www.icaainc.com www.coloradoranger.com/default.asp www.appaloosa.ca www.amappaloosa.com appaloosasporthorse.com spottedhorses.tripod.com http://www.icaainc.com/registration_information.htm#50%%20forever – Coloured Appaloosas http://www.answers.com/topic/appaloosa#ixzz1O7kZHel1 http://www.shoemakerskipperwbloodlines.com/bits&pieces%20-%20The%20Old%20Blue%20Mare%20-%20Frank%20Holmes.html

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The South African Appaloosa – A General Handbook

This book is an informative guide full of details and photographs of the South African Appaloosa horse.  Its history in the USA and here in SA. (see link below included for on-line book……) Chapters include :  Appaloosa characteristics, coat patterns, breeding

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Kiowa Sahara – 2013 RESERVE CHAMPION OF CHAMPIONS!!!

 KIOWA SAHARA Appaloosa Championship Show    Parys, Free State – October 2013  Results : Winner – Western Halter Mare – over 4 years , Winner – Appaloosa Senior Champion Mare, Winner – Appaloosa Supreme Champion Female Reserve Champion  –  Champion

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Prince – We will miss you!!!!

  SADLY OUR OLD COMPANION AND FRIEND  WAS PUT TO SLEEP ON THE 15TH NOVEMBER 2012 AT 33 YEARS OLD WE WILL MISS HIS SPIRIT AND SOUL ALWAYS – WHAT A HORSE – A CREDIT TO THE NOOITGEDACHT BREEDERS OF

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Paris Plum

 Paris Plum Dark Bay Thoroughbred Mare Paris Plum is now proudly owned by Kate Wood who regularly sends us updates – we will see this mare at shows in the near future.   For pedigree : http://www.allbreedpedigree.com/paris+plum This lovely Thoroughbred

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