This foals sire, is pure Polish, POIROT++ , a Regional Champion Stallion, chosen unanimously by the judges for this honor and a sire of Regional and National Champions.. POIROT is by one of *BASK++'s most successful sons, NEGATRAZ and is out of the famed NEGATIW daughter, *PIERSNICA.
NEGATRAZ, sire of POIROT, has sired many champions and enough National winners to rank him fifth place among *BASK++ sons that have have sired National winners. NEGATRAZ is out of *NEGOTKA, a Scottsdale Reserve Champion Mare and dam of five champions. *NEGOTKA's champion progeny includes BIQUEST, a Regional Halter winner and full brother to NEGATRAZ, and NADJANA, a U.S. National Reserve English Pleasure horse, BAKKARAT+, a three-quarter brother to NEGATRAZ. POIROT's dam, *PIERSNICA, is considered to be one of the best producing daughters of NEGATIW. She has been crossed with sons of *BASK, WITRAZ, COMET, and ASWAN with excellent results each time. *PIERSNICA is the dam of Natl Champion Park Horse *PERKALL++ (by PALAS), a U.S. National English Pleasure and Park horse. She is also the dam of *PIERSCIEN (by CELEBES), a sire of Regional and Show Champions. Other successful members of *PIERSNICA's elite tail female line include her three-quarter blood sister, PENTODA, the 1983 Polish National Reserve Champion Mare and dam of *PENICYLINA; and *PERSNICA's second dam, PIEWICA, a full sister to PROWIERKA, second dam of U.S. National Champion Park horse, *PROWIZJA. In essence, POIROT's pedigree is very similarly structured to the famed National Park Champions COMETEGO, IBN PROWIZJA, PRO-FIRE and Reserve, PROMOTION.
POIROT++ is an excellent example of his exquisite heritage. His foals have inherited beauty, balanced conformation and athletic ability.
Her dam, IV Silver Shadow posseses a beautiful neck, correct legs with the substance and balance that produces great athletic ability that has come to be expected from the best of the Legendary Polish bloodlines of Witraz, Wiekla Szlem, Trypolis and Amurath Sahib as well as her tail female line tracing to the Legendary Rose of Sharon through Risala.
Shadow is 15.2h and produces very tall foals that have long legs, shapely long necks, natural flagged tail carriage and can the ability to really trot. Pictured at 13 years old and having just weaned her 2005 foal, she has retained a beautiful strong topline, unblemished legs and with an enduring beauty that radiates in her snow white Arabian coat with large dark eyes and tiny black muzzle.
IV Silver Shadow is the product of a long line of National Champions and/or National Champion producing sires and damsl. IV Silver Shadow's only Half-Arabian Filly was exported from the US to Costa Rica as a weanling. Shadow's foals are very special, not only for their excellent breeding and size, but also for the joy of owning a unique work of nature's art in one of it's most beautiful forms. Like a fine wine, they become their most radiant with age.
Shadow's sire, *Grojor is a Swedish National Champion Arabian stallion that was imported to the US. Grojor is the sire of Alrex, twice Sweden Champion, French National Champion, European and World reserve Champion. Grojor has sired several US champion National winners such as DS Prodigy and CA Love Gro.
*Grojor is a son of the exceptionally beautiful grey Arabian stallion, *Exelsjor who was a Swedish National Champion and European Champion. Exelsjor was born in 1963 at Janow Podlaski (Poland). EXELSJOR (Aquinor x Eleonora) Grey, born 1/1-1963 at PSK Janow Podlaski Sireline: Ilderim 1900 Damline: Cherifa 1870 Exelsjor was bred and born at Janow Podlaski, Poland. The absolutely best Aquinor son to be used outside Poland was *Exelsjor. In 1964, he was exported to Möllebackens Arabian, US. He did sire some excellent offspring, for example the stallion Litigator and the mare Jortaala (dam of Exceladdinn). The best *Exelsjor sons used in Sweden were Alrex, *Mimik and *Grojor.
*Exelsjor can be found in the pedigree of Marwan Al Shaqab through his sire Gazal Al Shaqab. Both Marwan and his sire figure prominently in current National and International champion pedigrees.
*Grojor's dam, Grobla was the 1975 Swedish National Champion Mare. Grobla's dam, *Gwadiana, was a mare of immeasurable worth to worldwide Arabian breeding as the aristocrat dam of eight champions including US Reserve & Canadian National Champion Stallion and Park Gwalior, Top Ten Stallions Gwiazdor and Grandorr, Top Ten Mare Show Girl and the good sires Gwasz El Azjaa and Gwar who sired the 2 time National Reserve Champion Park Horse Rawar.. Two of Gwadiana's daughters would gain fame through their grandget: Gwyn as the dam of Gwyndalyn, dam of National Champion Stallion and important sire Strike; and Gwozdawa as the dam of US Reserve National Champion English & Western Pleasure Gdynia, who produce include the invaluable sires Gdansk and Cognac as well as the mares Gardenia, Garnet and Granaada.
Grobla's sire, El Trypolis was a Polish Chief Sire by Trypolis. Trypolis was bred by Janow Podlaski. He was a Polish Sire of Significance. Esteemed as one of the most beautiful and athletic stallions of the early post-war period, TRYPOLIS is highly sought after in Arabian pedigrees. TRYPOLIS had the distinct honor of siring at Janow Podlaski during the war, and at each of the three new studs - Albigowa, Nowy Dwor and Michalow - under the state controlled breeding program, giving valuable get at each location. His greatest attributes were his spectacular forehand, marked by a beautiful head, a long, highly set, well arched neck, a long, well-laid back shoulder, a wide, deep chest and well conformed forelimbs. TRYPOLIS was a splendid mover with a long, powerful, sweeping stride. He is best remembered for siring excellent daughters, whose produce have had great impact on breeding programs around the world. TRYPOLIS is also credited for continuing the sire line of Krzyzyk, Poland's oldest tail male line directly imported from the desert. Shadow has multiple crosses on her sire and dam side to Trypolis in her pedigree.
Shadow's dam, Silver Dreamm's lineage traces to the beautiful Pure Polish bay Arabian stallion, *El Paso, "The Horse that money could not buy", set a record for the greatest amount of money ever paid for an Arabian Stallion to be imported into the US. *El Paso went on to be named a National Champion Arabian stallion and subsequently was syndicated and sired many National Champion get as well as having many National Champion grand get. *El Paso was a grandson of the legendary Polish Arabian stallion, Witraz, who was also the sire of *Bask. Witraz plays a strong role in Shadow's lineage through his daughters Eleonora, twice and his daughter Ellora, the dam of *El Paso.
Six El Paso offspring were imported to Sweden, in 1978 by the renowned Swedish breeder, Mr. Erik Erlandsson. One of these was CZAPRAK (Czatanoga), a bay stallion who produced 23 offspring before he was exported to USA two years later. Czaprak became a Swedish National Champion Stallion. *Czaprak was syndicated and stood at in CA and was "internationally acclamined as the best son of *El Paso" in 1984. His get averaged over $50,000 in auctions at that time. Czaprak is the sire of *Silver Dreamm an imported mare from Sweden and the dam of IV Silver Shadow. As you might guess, the "silver" in Silver Shadow traces to Silver Drift. Silver, Silver Drift can be found on many Champion Arabian horses' pedigrees around the World.