Shine is the ultimate combination of temperament, conformation, ability and beauty. Shine retired in 2016 after having, a long and successful career. He was imported in 2000 from Germany where he competed in Dressage. Upon entering the U.S. he was introduced to the Hunter ring where he excelled. He won many National, Regional and State Championships in the Green Hunters and then moved on to the Amateur Owner Hunters where he continued to excel. After being purchased in 2006 by Olde Oaks Farm, he stepped down to the Adult Amateur Hunters with owner Victoria Hunton where they were a pair to be reckoned with.
Shine has been in the USEF top sires list for Hunter Breeding for many years, including being in the top 8 for the last 3 years.
Montaro OHF is an athletic stallion with three quality gaits and tremendous jumping ability. First approved as a three year old by RPSI, Montaro’s successes in the show ring range from the Young Jumper divisions to the Performance Hunters. Standing at 17h, this versatile stallion now competes in both the hunter and jumper rings, consistently proving his athleticism and form. At his 70 day stallion testing in 2015, Montaro received top scores for character, temperament, and willingness to work—traits that he consistently passes on to his offspring, in addition to a powerful hind end.