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DESCRIPTION   PEDIGREE   SHOW RECORDS   PROGENY    BREEDING CONTRACT
DESCRIPTION

Shadow Hunter 88 is a 14.3 hand, blue-black Tennessee Walking Horse stallion, with a neck coming straight up from the shoulders, sloping shoulder and nicely angled rear leg and a sturdy build. He has superb natural ability and gentle playful disposition He has only had keg shoes on -- now barefoot, he exhibits a smooth natural walking ability at liberty or in hand. Shadow Hunter 88 is a classically bred stallion. Shadow Hunter 88ís pedigree contains over 30% Merry Boy genes. He is a ĺ line bred Merry Boy stallion. A Heritage type stallion from our breeding program , no horse on his papers was padded. Other intangibles Ė Excellent temperament, willingness to cooperate, and intelligence.

Shadow Hunter 88 embodies the talent and elegance contributed by three Merry Boy sires within three generations, yet his laid-back temperament makes him a joy to handle. He was named after all three Merry Boy Lines: Merry Go Boy, Merry boys F 88, and Go Boyís Shadow.  Those refined Go Boy looks as well as Shadow Hunter 88ís charming personality pass on to his babies, too.

Shadow Hunter 88ís mare line is particularly strong and outstanding. His dam, Timís Shady Lady, produced the fine Walking Mare, Starís Meadowbrooke. His 2d dam, Majors Miss Impala produced Coinís Money, a Classic Plantation show horse, while his 3d dam Impala Secret Lilly produced the Walking Mare, Pushing and Pulling.

Crosses between Merry Go Boy-bred horses and Midnight Sun bred horses have historically produced outstanding walking horses. "Each blood line seems doubly effective when the other's blood constitutes an ingredient of the offspring's pedigree," quote from The Echo of Hoofbeats by Bob Womack. Pride-bred mares are an excellent outcross for Shadow Hunter 88 because of their Midnight Sun heritage.

Shadow Hunt 88 produces elegant foals fit for the show ring. So if you want to breed for the classic walk and headshake, bring Shadow Hunter 88 your mares. Received the Color Genetic Test and Shadow Hunter 88 is "EE"; he will not produce a chestnut/sorrel. Add a dash of Merry Go Boy elegance and talent to your line with Shadow Hunter 88.

Stud Fee - $600 LFG
Frozen semen available.
For more information, Contact:
KNOB CREEK STUD
Arlene Gray
Bardstown, KY 40004
PH. 270.765.8114
twhagray@gmail.com
PEDIGREE

The genetic contribution of Shadow Hunter 88's bloodlines have been calculated below.  His Merry Boy and Roan Allen F-38 genes are significantly greater than that of a grandsire; his degree of Midnight Sun blood is 50% greater than that of a great grandsire; and his pedigree contains no Pride of Midnight HF blood at all. The analysis breaks down as follows:

Photos of the horses named in blue on the pedigree can be found in the Ancestor Gallery.
  Yellow Merry Girl  

Show Records
iPEDs Show Records
An injury in his 2-year-old year kept Shadow Hunter 88 from the show ring, but his babies are growing up charismatic and talented.
Progeny

iPeds Production
12/24/11

  Horse No:  20306257   SHADOW HUNTER 88

Horse No. Name Sx Bl DN Foaled Horse No. Name


21100719

MY MY'S SHADOW HUNTER S N Y 7/21/2011 20607666 KINGS MY MY LADY

registration pending S N Y   20704513 SHE'S RASCAL'S BIG SCORE

registration pending
Go Boy's Smokin Shadow M N Y     FLC New Dixie Chic

21400025
DARRAH'S SHADY LADY M N Y 4/09/2014 20014694
ARROWS BLUE SKY

21500740
POSTMARK'S DAKOTA 88 S N Y 7/20/2015 987781
POSTMARK'S ELLIE
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