6 Year Old
Swedish Warmblood Mare 
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Zdravka (Blue Hors Zack x Sandro Hit x Rotspon x Lauries Crusador xx) is stunning dark bay 16.1hh 6-year-old Premium registered Hanoverian Mare. She has a forward ground covering canter, a light-footed, correct, active trot and an excellent walk with large amounts of overtrack. She is very soft and light in the hand and is sensitive and easy to ride. She is schooling 1st Level movements at 5. She has straight, clean unblemished correct legs, excellent hard dark unshod feet and is a happy full day turnout horse. She has clean feet, leg, back and neck radiographs available.


Zdravka’s sire Blue Hors Zack (Rousseau x Jazz) is currently dominating the top international Grand Prix competitions with his rider Daniel Bachmann Andersen. In addition to being one of the brightest Grand Prix rising in the world, Blue Zack is also producing champions. At the recent World Championships for Young Dressage Horses in Ermelo, the Netherlands, SIXTEEN horses with the blood of Blue Hors Zack made it through the selections to compete, and FIVE medal winners carried his blood! No other stallion came close to such an influence.


Zdravka’s dam Senora is a beautiful 2005 bay Hanoverian mare by (Sandro Hit x Rotspon x Laurie’s Crusador xx). Descendants of Sandro Hit are modern, harmonious, and equipped with excellent movement and strong leg conformation. His heredity is full of superlatives never seen before. Top prices are paid at European auctions and, he has sired 185 licensed stallions, amongst them several champion stallions, championship winners. He has sired multiple Grand Prix horses. Senora’s grand sire Rotspon is another top quality son of the dressage stallion Rubinstein I. He was sovereign winner of the stallion performance test in 1998, scoring and excellent 148.82 points in the dressage category. Like his father, Rotspon is a very impressive horse with great rideability, outstanding movement and high ability for dressage. He also has an above average jumping technique. Senora’s grand sire on the dam’s side Laurie’s Crusador xx has been one of the most influential thoroughbred stallions for German warmblood breeding. He sired 2.713 foals of which 264 mares became state premium and 55 sons were licensed. His most renowned licensed offspring include Londonderry, Lancier, Laurentio, Longchamp and Heslegards Louis. No less than 712 offspring were registered for sport. In 2006, the Hanoverian society proclaimed a non-Hanoverian stallion for the first time stallion of the year.

Zdravka not only shows promise to be a top riding horse but also a fantastic breeding mare in the future if the need arises. She has been DNA verified to be Negative for WFFS (Warmblood Fragile Foal Syndrome) and was awarded Premium Mare status by the German Oldenburg Verband with an overall score of 8.5 and also is also approved into the Main Mare Book of the Hanoverian Verband.

Zdravka is  priced at 35k USD and is located in Uxbridge Ontario, one hour north east of the Toronto Pearson Airport. Assistance with travel plans, airport pick up and accommodations are available to interested parties. For more info or to arrange a trial please email: emily@butternutridge.ca PM, or call/text: 705-749-7951