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December 2011

Horse of the Month for December 2011
(Photo provided by Dr. Ted Zajac and photographed by
A. M. Ambrose Photography)


Is the Palomino/Overo gelding, “A Cameo Appearance.”  The nine year old horse is owned by Dr. Ted Zajac, DVM of Coopersburg, PA.  NAES was asked to perform the appraisal for the horse’s 8283 donation.


November 2011

Horse of the Month for November 2011
(The photo by famous Lili Weik Photography was provided by Ms. Butcher)

The horse of the month for November 2011

“GOLDY’S LAW FIRM”, a 7 year old Thoroughbred owned by Julie Butcher, Leesburg, VA and has been a very successful Amateur-Owner performer. NAES was asked to perform the appraisal.


October 2011

Horse of the Month for October 2011
(Photo provided by Ms. Gay Talmey)

The horse of the month for October 2011
“NELSON” was a nine year old, 17 hand amateur jumper owned by
Ms. Gay Talmey in Northern California. The horse unfortunately died after consuming hay which had been tainted by
a poisonous spray. NAES was asked to perform the appraisal.


September 2011

Horse of the month September 2011
(Picture provided by Chesley Russo, Cypress, TX)

The horse of the month for September 2011
is the famous Thoroughbred racing stallion Prospector Jones, owned by the Brunacini Stables of Belen, NM. NAES was asked to do his appraisal. “PROSPECTOR JONES” was the 10th leading sire and topped the $1.1 million mark in 2006 progeny earnings. His lifetime average was 24.8 foals per year with his progeny’s
earnings averaging $740,000.00 over his last 9 years.


August 2011

Horse of the Month August 2011
(Picture provided by Chesley Russo, Cypress, TX)

The horse of the month for August 2011 is “Warbound” is a 13 year old Thoroughbred gelding by the famous stallion, “War.”
NAES was asked to do the appraisal of this prize-winning dressage horse for the owner, Ms. Chesley Russo, Cypress, Texas.


July 2011

Horse of the month July 2011
(Photo provided courtesy of Ms. Leeuwenburg)

The horse of the month for July 2011 is the nine year old Quarter Horse owned by Ingher Leeuwenburg of Littleton, CO.
NAES recently was asked to perform an appraisal on the very successful Adult Working Hunter.


June 2011

Horse of the month, June 2011
(Photo by Julia Rau and used with permission of
Dressage Direct and Claartje van Andel)


The horse of the month for June 2011 is the eleven year old Dutch Warmblood, (KWPN), “Totilas.” The dressage super horse is shown being ridden by his new rider, Matthias Rath in front of Ann Linsenhoff’s home in Kronberg, Germany. 

“Totilas,” a stallion, was recently purchased for a reported $15 million dollars by Germans Paul and Betinna Schockmohler
and Ann Linsenhoff; the estimated stud fee will be $11,000.00.“Totilas” previous rider Edward Gal from the Netherlands competed so outstandingly at the recent World Equestrian Games in Lexington, KY where he won 3 gold medals. 
The strong rivalry between the Netherlands and Germany will now focus on Germany’s amazing “Totilas.”


May 2011

Horse of the month, May 2011
(Photo provided by Ms. Wells)

The horse of the month for May 2011 is “CONQUESTADOR,” owned by Ms. Sue Ann Wells of Chattanooga, TN.
The seven year old Hanoverian gelding was imported from Warendorf, Germany and is being shown as a very important dressage horse. NAES was asked to perform the appraisal.


April 2011

Horse of the month for April 2011
(Photo provided by Ms. Patterson)

The horse of the month for April 2011 is “AUSABLE,” a police horse formerly owned by Shannon Patterson, Christmas, Fl.

The fourteen year old Thoroughbred had been very successful showing in the competitive Adult Hunter division. After retiring from the show ring “AUSABLE” became a very successful member of the Orange County Sheriffs Department Mounted Unit.

At 17.1 hands he makes a big impression when he’s on his beat. NAES eagerly agreed to do the appraisal.


March 2011

Horse of the month for March 2011
(Photo supplied by Ms. Englemeir)

Horse of the month for March 2011 is WO’s Twinkling Champaign is this month’s horse, a Tennessee Walking Horse
owned by Kaye Englemeir of Hermiston, OR. NAES was asked to do the appraisal.


February 2011

Horse of the Month for February 2011
(Picture by Steven Johnson,
Willoway Farm, Colorado and NAES, Phoenix)
Horse of the Month for February 2011
(Photo of Steven Johnson was supplied by Willoway Farm,
Littleton, CO and NAES, Phoenix, AZ)

The horse of the month for February 2011,

is the 11 year old Warmblood mare “Katie Riddle,” of Lemitar, New Mexico. She’s pictured here in Buenos Aries, Argentina with her rider, John McConnell just prior to the 1.40 meter jumper/speed class. The US Team went on to win the Gold in
the CSIO Nations Cup. The finals were held November 12th, 2010. Canada was second, Argentina third and Brazil fourth.
Others on the US team were Megan Edrick, Saer Coulter and Lucy Davis. McConnell was schooled by Steven Johnson, of Littleton, Colorado.


January 2011

Horse of the Month January 2011
(The Oldenburg, “Freeway 006”
picture was provided by Ms. Garrett)


The horse of the month for January 2011, is “Freeway 006”.
The 14 year old Oldenburg dressage horse is owned by Pam Garrett of College Station, TX.




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