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- Breed: Dutch Warmblood
- Discipline: Hunter Jumper, Hunter Under Saddle, Jumping
- Registry: Canadian Sport Horse Association, Canadian Warmblood Horse Breeders Assocation, NA/WPN, Rheinland Pfalz-Saar
- Export qualified: yes
- Qualified for: European Union, Norway, Switzerland
- Available in: United States
- Owner: Spencer Ranch
- Last Updated: Mon May 09, 2016
Popeye has a proven track record in the show ring and the breeding ring winning at all of the major horse shows in the USA consistently starting in 2000 showing in the in hand classes to 2007 when he was showing in the Regular Working Hunter and Adult amateur divisions. He is by the great prolific show jumper Voltaire. Voltaire has long been known to produce some the nation’s best hunters, including PopeyeK. At the Atlanta Olympic Games Voltaire was the stallion with the most offspring competing. Voltaire as well as Popeye produce offspring of good character that are very sound with a great walk good trot and a great canter. They are very careful jumpers with a lot of scope.
Popeye’s Mother’s side combines the two mare lines 18b1 and the 1858. Eloretta is by L Ronald who produced over 100 top mares, and has proven to be an excellent mare sire. Some of these mares are mothers of the great stallions Libero, Lord Incipit, and Larno. Popeye also passes on the traits of his Grandfather G. Ramiro Z. Ramiro was the top stallion of his performance year excelling at the puissance jumping over 2.20m and competing internationally in many Nations Cups and Grand Prix’s. Ramiro posses’ thoroughbred blood top and bottom to produce tall elegant offspring with the top line of a thoroughbred. Elorettas mother Sanremo is by the great stallion Farn who has been one of the most influential stallions in Dutch breeding, producing most notably the great stallion Nimmerdor who was named stallion of the century.
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