2010 International Stallion Guide:

For breeders who believe in quality

Stallions: Sport Horse


1992 Holsteiner Grey - 16.3 h / 1.70 m

Owner: Wild Turkey Farm

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Breeder: Herman Ehling, Germany
Contact: Barb Ellison
29030 SW Town Center Loop E Ste. 202 #533
Wilsonville, OR
USA 97070
Stable: Wild Turkey Farm
Tel: 503-610-7077
Fax: 503-610-7079
Web: wildturkeyfarm.com
Stud Fee: $1,800 USD
Booking: Included in stud fee
Semen: Fresh Cooled & Frozen
Licensed: AHHA, IJF

Lavita showed successfully in the Grand Prix show jumping arena for many years. In 2000 he won the Showpark Western Classic Grand Prix at Thunderbird. In 2001 he was 3rd in the Kern County Classic, 4th in the Memorial Day Classic, 2nd in the Portola Valley Classic, 2nd at Pebble Beach Classic I, 3rd at Pebble Beach Classic II. In 2002 he was 1st at the Oaks International Grand Prix. Lavita is now retired from the show ring.

Lavita comes from a long line of Holsteiner legends, Landgraf I, Ladykiller, Capitol I, Ronald, Ramiro. Landgraf I passed on his show jumping genes, Ladykiller passed on performance, Capitol I gave him his exceptional jumping traits and enormous ability, Ronald passed on power and performance, Ramiro gave him rideability and jumping talent.

Lavita passes on to his progeny his elegant type and his tremendous jumping abilities. His offspring are diverse competing in a variety of disciplines; combined driving, eventing, dressage and show jumping. In 2011 at the Wild Turkey Farm Approvals WT Whimsical out of a South Pacific mare was entered into the AHHA Main Mare Premium book with 48 bonits, scoring an 8 for her trot.

Please visit wildturkeyfarm.com for more information on Lavita and the other stallions of Wild Turkey Farm.

Photo: Jumpshot

Photo: Jumpshot