|Imported in 2001
Texas brings to Canada the great lines of Houston and Pinkus. Houston
is a well sought after sire in Holland producing top dressage prospects.
He passes on strong toplines and fabulous movement. In 2002 the stallion
show champion was a Houston son with another being the highest priced horse
at the auction- Sergio who is now a fully approved stallion in Denmark
(under the name Sam Sam) Houston carries the lines of Jurriaan who's
sire is the sire of Lucky Boy xx (one of the best improvement sires in
Holland- sire of Calypso). Jurriaan is found in the pedigrees of
many top dressage horses.
||Pinkus has sired
9 approved sons in Germany. He is also the dam sire of the Stallion testing
champion For Paragon. Pinkus himself scored 9's on scope for jumping
at the 100 day test and ended with the highest score out of 32 stallions.
Pinkus is also the sire of 9 approved son's in Germany and is the dam sire
of the popular stallion For Paragon.
shows great talent for the dressage and jumper rings. His trot has
scored an 8 under stallion committee judges for swing and elasticity.
his canter is rolling with good use of his back. Texas has a good
marching, free swinging walk. He has a strong jump with a lot of
scope. He has scored 8 on scope as a 2 year old and has free jumped
4'6. Texas is tidy with his knees, uses his back well and is tight
behind over the fence. He has enough style over the fences to be
a top hunter, but the power to win in the jumper divisions. He has
the talent for the top levels of either dressage or jumping. He will
be shown in dressage and move into the hunter ring as a 4 year old.