Contendro x Elite O Pretty Lady***
2010 USDF Dressage Sport Horse Breeding Bred Mare Reserve HOY
Contendra */-/* is a 2006 ISR/Oldenburg Premium filly and mare, At her first show, Dressage by the Bay 2010, Contendra scored 80.0% and was Grand Champion. She won each of her three shows in 2010, two of them as Grand Champion, (the other did not have a Grand Champion) and received the 2010 USDF DSHB Bred Mare Reserve HOY. Contendra is lovely to ride with a floaty trot and powerful canter. She only needs one more premium foal to receive all three stars from Oldenburg N.A.
Sire: Contendro a 1999 Holstein premium stallion, who won the 2000 Adelheidsdorf stallion performance test, placed in the 2001 Holstein Riding Horse Championships, and was nominated for the Bundeschampionate, sire of over 30 approved sons and many successful daughters. His heavy breeding schedule only allowed for sporadic appearances at shows but when he competed, he always took home a ribbon His sire, Contender, who also won his stallion performance test, is one of today's most outstanding Holstein Verband sires. Contendro’s dam, Bravo, is also the dam of the licensed stallion, Caretano Z (by Caretino), the 1997 Reserve Bundeschampion, 1999 World Champion of 7-year old show jumpers, and a World Cup Finalist . Also dam of Contendro’s full sister, BB Caretana, , a highly successful international show jumping mare. In 2003, Bravo gave birth to Contendro I's full brother Contendro II, her third licensed son, and in 2008 her fourth, the Holstein Verband stallion, Cassito (by Cassiano). The granddam, Ofarim, is the dam of a licensed stallion named Conteur (by Contender) who qualified for the championships for 7 to 8 year old developing dressage horses, the Nürnberg Burg Pokal. Her daughter Evita XII (by Reichsgraf) is the dam of the licensed Caballo (by Coriano), who is successful in the US.
Dam: Elite ISR/Oldenburg mare, O'Pretty Lady*** is by Opus x Private Lady
Opus, with a dressage index of 140.59 achieved one of the highest in all of US Stallion Testing. In addition, Opus is a KWPN-NA stallion who is the winner of a large number breeding awards:
#1 KWPN-NA Dressage Breeding Sire for both USDF and USEF in 2004-2008 and also 2012
2006 USEF DSHB Mature Horse Champion
#1 producer of ISR/Oldenburg premium mare and HOY winners 2005-2008
O' Pretty Lady's dam, was Private Lady. Private Lady’s sire was the top Westphalien in USDF at 3rd level in ’01, and thirteenth overall of all horses in the country. Private Lady was a USDF qualifier at three years old, the top score of her inspection with 103 points, and is a niece to the Olympic Gold Medalist, Rembrandt.
- 2009 Rotendro I, provisionally approved ISR/Oldenburg stallion by Rashka. At his foal inspection, he received 8.2 on type & conformation, 7.8 on movement, 8.1 on general impression, and an 8.0 overall. At his stallion inspection, he had the second highest score, 219.5.
- 2010 Rotendro II, colt by Rashka -He was high-score colt (and foal) of his inspection with an overall 8.5. At three weeks, he was Champion Current Year Foals at Dressage by the Bay, with a score of 79.4%. He is undefeated at all shows and was 3rd in 2010 USDF DSHB Weanling Colt Horse of the Year.
- 2011 R Corrine, filly by R Cor Ray (an unapproved stallion, so she did not go for inspection)
- 2016 Stella MM, filly by Sterlicht GGH was Reserve Champion filly at her inspection with an overall impression score of 8.2