Don Diego DEC
2017 Son of Don Juan de Hus
He has perfect confirmation as well as excellent gaits. This handsome gelding should be a top prospect for the advanced amateur or professional dressage rider. He is very easy to handle and loves the attention. He is in training and has been gently started under saddle.
Diego is sired by the wonderful stallion Don Juan de Hus (Jazz/Krack C/Damiro) has been a sensation from the start. He has World class phenomenal gaits, amazing rideability and a proven producer of exceptional young dressage horses. After being named reserve champion at the stallion licensing, he went on to win his Stallion Performance Test in Schliekau with a total score of 149 points. He also had the best score in the dressage portion (9.25.)
As a four-year-old, Don Juan de Hus was unbeaten in all of the young horse tests that he entered, won his level, and was named French Champion in Saumur with a score of 93.639%. He received a score of 10 for trot, and 9.8 for canter, during the final.
In his fifth year, Don Juan de Hus earned his place in the World Championship for Young Dressage Horses in Verden, where he placed 6th in the overall final.
So far Don Juan de Hus has sired sired several licensed sons world wide and 10 of his daughters are already State Premium Mares in Germany.
Don Diego is out of our beautiful Premium Oldenburg mare Hot Toddy (Harvard/Dormello/Donnerschwee) an exceptionally elegant young dressage mare. She is the epitome of the modern type with classical conformation, long correct limbs and an uphill neck and throat latch connection. Her dark coat and elegant, feminine face are just as eye-catching as her dynamic movement. She will be an excellent dressage horse in the future. Her sire Harvard is renowned for his stamping type and excellent character and her dam Verb.Pr.St. Sudorme has made multiple successful dressage horses and carries an interesting combination of blood.
Don Diego has been well handled, he is starting training in the spring and his price will increase with training.