**Offered for Sale**
Unfortunately due to Owners Health, "El Gato Azul" is Being offered for Sale under Special Terms Only
"El Gato Azul"
2005 APHA Blue Roan Tobiano Stallion
HYPP N/N - HERDA N/N - GBED N/N - LWO N/N - MH N/N
Sire: "El Gato Gordo"
Dam: "Ribbon Of Lace"
"Auzzie" Carries an Old Foundation Pedigree and the Beautiful Blue Roan Coloring in the Tobiano Paint Pattern. His Pedigree is "El Gato Uno" "Mr Gun Smoke" "Leo" "Obvious Conclusion" "Blondys Dude" "Watch Joe Jack" "Two Eyed Jack" and "Driftwood". Bred to be A True All Around Horse. Auzzie stands just under 14.3 hands and has the typical old foundation stocky build.
"Auzzies" First Foal Crop Arrived in 2012 and each year he is selectively bred to only a few mares.
He has Produced 85% Tobiano on both APHA & AQHA Mares!!
His Foals have an Amazing Temperament/Disposition and are So Easy to Handle and Work with. Lots of Color!!
70% Filly Producer
30% Colt Producer
40% Roan Foals
85% Tobiano Marked Foals
15% Solid Foals who are 95% ROAN
100% of his Foals all have Black in both their Manes and Tail.
**For Your Next True All Around Horse Consider "El Gato Azul"**
**Breeding Book is Closed**
*Disease Panel Test Definitions*
GBED - Glycogen Branching Enzyme Deficiency. Fatal disease of newborn foals caused by defect in glycogen storage. Affects heart and skeletal muscles and brain. Inherited as recessive disease.
HERDA - Hereditary Equine Regional Dermal Asthenia. Skin disease characterized by hyperextensible skin, scarring, and severe lesions along the back of the affected horses. Typical onset is around 2 years of age. Inherited as a recessive disease.
HYPP - Hyperkalemic Periodic Paralysis. Muscle disease caused by defect in sodium channel gene that causes involuntary muscle contraction and increased level of potassium in blood. Inherited as dominant disease. Two copies of defective gene produce more severe signs than one copy.
LWO - Lethal White Overo. A fatal disease of newborn foals caused by defect in intestinal tract function resulting in failure to pass food. Inheritance as incomplete dominant. One copy of the defective gene has no health effect and causes Overo-type white spotting. Two copies of the defective gene results in lethal white foals.
MH - Malignant Hyperthermia. Rare but life-threatening skeletal muscle disease triggered by exposure to volatile anesthetics (halothane), depolarizing muscle relaxants (succinylcholine), and stress. Presumed inheritance as dominant disease.
PSSM-1 - Polysaccharide Storage Myopathy Type 1. Muscle disease characterized by accumulation of abnormal complex sugars in skeletal muscles. Signs include muscle pain, stiffness, skin twitching, sweating, weakness and reluctance to move. Inherited as a dominant disease.