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Cria of 2017

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The cria of 2017 have all been born and this year’s class is now complete.

 

 

Every year has its ups and downs but the ups were many! The final tally was 14 cria born, 7 males and 7 females without birthing difficulties. Very sadly, we lost one female at 8 days of age. This has left us with 6 girls and 7 boys. Blacks, a brown, fawns, modern grey, harlequin grey and rose grey make for an interesting looking field… and most were actually planned 😉

 

Gestation periods were a bit less predictable this year. A couple were early and a few were late.. Two were born very early in the day and one was born at 8pm! This was unusual as all our cria are normally born before 2pm. A strange year for weather also with some exceptionally hot days, although it has been mostly dry for a change.

 

The quality of our cria continue to improve year on year. All of our in house herd sires are represented and we have added a new bloodline as well. We have had some truly wonderful surprises and repeat matings are as expected. We hope you enjoy reviewing our year in cria… We will be posting detailed, separate progeny lists for our herd sires.

 

Cria of 2017

Chalford Jakota – born very early on a frosty morning! Sire LMFI Odakota – dark fawn (USA) Dam Chalford Jasmine – bay black

Cria of 2017

Chalford Notorious – born in a snow storm! Sire MFI Kapow of Chalford – true black (USA) Dam Chalford Perception – true black

Cria of 2017

Chalford Harlequin’s Abstract Sire Chalford Cappuchino – harlequin grey (UK) Dam Chalford Ariella – light fawn

Cria of 2017

Chalford Miss Molly – born in the rain! Sire WD Miguel of Fowberry – true black (Aust) Dam Chalford Polly – true black

Cria of 2017

Chalford Gabriel – Sire WD Miguel – true black (Aust) Dam Chalford Georgia – dark fawn

Cria of 2017

Chalford Mercury – born at 4pm in the afternoon! Sire Wellground The Ferryman – dark fawn (Aust) Dam Chalford Panache – black roan

Cria of 2017

Chalford Joshua Sire LMFI Odakota – dark fawn (USA) Dam Chalford Jemima – true black

Cria of 2017

Chalford Katrina Sire MFI Kapow of Chalford – true black (USA) Dam Chalford Paige – true black

Cria of 2017

Chalford Bali Sire WD Miguel – true black (Aust) Dam Chalford Bridget – true black

Cria of 2017

Chalford Bold as Brass Sire WD Miguel – true black (Aust) Dam Chalford Beth – dark fawn

Cria of 2017

Chalford Sun King Sire MFI Kapow of Chalford – true black (USA) Dam Chalford Jenna – true black

Cria of 2017

Chalford Grace Sire WD Miguel – true black (Aust) Dam Chalford Juliana – true black

Cria of 2017

Chalford Noble Reign Sire Fowberry Nobility – dark fawn (UK) Dam Fowberry Nell – mid silver grey

 

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