By Arlene Magid

U.S. National Champion English Pleasure Futurity and 2013 Scottsdale Champion English Pleasure, THE RENAISSANCE comes from one of the strongest saddle seat dam lines in the breed, which has produced National Champions for 4 generations. His dam, maternal granddam and third dam have all produced at least 5 champions apiece, including at least one National Champion! THE RENAISSANCE is a paternal grandson of the breed’s leading sire of champions, AFIRE BEY V, and his National winning sire comes from a three generation line of mares who have produced National winners. This is a powerhouse of a pedigree!

THE RENAISSANCE is by U.S. Top Ten Futurity Colt and Canadian Top Ten Junior Stallion ML AFIRE DREAM, who, with limited opportunity at stud, has also sired U.S. Top Ten English Pleasure Futurity HS MIZ AMERICAN DREAM. ML AFIRE DREAM is a son of U.S. Top Ten Park AFIRE BEY V, the breed’s all time leading sire of champions who has 661 purebred and Half-Arabian champion get through February 2012, including 528 purebred champions, 249 of whom have National titles. AFIRE BEY V is by U.S. Reserve National Champion Futurity Colt and English Pleasure HUCKLEBERRY BEY++, sire of 104 National winners. His dam AUTUMN FIRE is the top producing daughter of U.S. National Champion Stallion and Park *BASK++, with 13 champions, 9 National winners and 7 National winner producers among her offspring.

ML AFIRE DREAM is out of National winner producer DF DREAM WEAVER, dam of 4 champions also including hunt pleasure champion and regional halter champion MY JUBILEE, hunt pleasure champion ML PARYSHIA and western pleasure champion ML DAKOTA. DF DREAM WEAVER is a daughter of U.S. and Swedish National Champion Stallion *ALADDINN, sire of 71 National winners and 156 National winner producers. *ALADDINN remains the only stallion to sire four U.S. National Champion Stallions and he is also the sire of U.S. National Champion Mare SS FOLLOW ME and National Champions in nearly every performance discipline in which Arabians compete from western pleasure to park.

DF DREAM WEAVER is out of National winner producer CLASIX DREAM, dam of 3 champions including regional halter champion and two time Top Ten Western Pleasure NASHVILLE STARR+/. CLASIX DREAM is a 3/4 sister to Canadian National Champion Mare and U.S. National Champion Futurity Filly OUI and is a maternal sister to CALL OF AUTUMN, dam of 4 times Top Ten English Pleasure CAUFIELD. CLASIX DREAM is by BASK CLASIX, a sire of National winners in halter, park and western pleasure. Two of his daughters have nicked very well with AFIRE BEY V. His daughter CLASIX MELODY+ is a Top Ten winner in English pleasure and park and is the dam of 2 National winners by AFIRE BEY V: U.S. Top Ten Gelding AOTH and multiple top ten winner in country pleasure BRAEFIRE and U.S. National Champion Country Pleasure JOTR 13/Under and Country Pleasure JOTR 14-17 and Country Pleasure JTR 14-17 WINDABRAE (who has 11 National titles in country pleasure). Another daughter, PRIMROZA, is the dam of PRIMROZA is the dam of 3 National winners and 2 National winner producers by AFIRE BEY V: PHEOBE AFIRE (who has 11 National titles including a National Championship in pleasure driving and multiple National Championships in English pleasure), PATINA AFIRE (5 National wins including U.S. Reserve National Champion Country Pleasure AOTR 36-54), and U.S. Top Ten English Pleasure Futurity SWEET SUMMER FIRE (herself the dam of 10 time National winner A NOBLE CAUSE, a multi-National Champion in English pleasure and pleasure driving). PRIMROZA’s daughter PRIMROZA AFIRE is the dam of three times Top Ten English Pleasure GSF DOMINATRIX.

THE RENAISSANCE is out of the superb producer FIRE ESSENSE, dam of 9 champions, 7 of them National winners and 4 of them National Champions. Her National winners to date include THE RENAISSANCE, HIGH PHIRE+/ (National Champion Half-Arabian Native Costume and Show Hack), MA WE BE JAMMIN+/ (3 times Top Ten Half-Arabian Country Pleasure), MA NOBLESSE (4 Top Tens in show hack and country pleasure), MA KINGS RANSOM+/ (7 Top Ten titles in hunt pleasure), HUCKS BERRY BEST (4 time National Champion in Country Pleasure), and 2011 U.S. Reserve National Champion English Pleasure Maturity AOTR ESSENCE OF DESTINY. FIRE ESSENSE’s daughter MA GHAZA TROT is the dam of U.S. Top Ten English Pleasure Futurity VJ ROYAL HEIR. FIRE ESSENSE is by U.S. National Champion Park and Reserve National Champion Formal Combination PRO-FIRE, sire of 50 National winners (22 of them purebred) including National Champions in English pleasure, park, pleasure driving, native costume, english sidesaddle, dressage and trail. His son SUPREME DECISION+// has 23 National titles in Half-Arabian Park, 12 of them National Championships. PRO-FIRE is also a noted broodmare sire, with 33 National winner producers, 21 of them mares. FIRE ESSENSE is his top producing purebred daughter. His Half-Arabian daughter PROS DREAM produced 9 champions, 8 of them National winners. Another daughter, CLASSICALLY YOURS, is the dam of 2 National Champions in English pleasure. His daughter, National Champion English Pleasure LA QUINTINA, a 3/4 sister to FIRE ESSENSE, has produced 6 champions, 4 of them National winners. PRO- FIRE is by U.S. National Champion Stallion and Park *BASK++, for many years the breed’s leading sire of champions until he was surpassed by his grandson AFIRE BEY V. PRO-FIRE’s dam, U.S. National Champion Park *PROWIZJA, is the breed’s top dam of National Champions in park, as four of her sons have national championships in that division.

FIRE ESSENSE is out of Canadian National Champion Park AOTR and U.S. Reserve National Champion Park AOTR BRA QUINTESSENCE, dam of 9 champions including 10 time National winner in Half-Arabian halter, English pleasure and native costume HOOPLAH++//. BRA QUINTESSENCE is a full sister to 12 time National winner in English pleasure and pleasure driving BRA QUINTARA, a multi-National Champion in pleasure driving and dam of 2 regional champions and a National winner producer. BRA QUINTESSENCE is by U.S. National Champion Park MIKADO++, also sire of National Champion English Pleasure and Park COMMENT+/.

BRA QUINTESSENCE is out of U.S. Reserve National Champion Formal Driving and Formal Combination and Top Ten Park QUINTINA, dam of 5 champions (4 of them National Champions) and 6 champion producers (3 of them National Champion producers). Her other significant offspring include 17 time National winner MOROCCO GRANDE+// (a National Champion in country pleasure and sport horse carriage driving), regional pleasure driving champion QUINTZ (a 3/4 brother to FIRE ESSENSE and sire of U.S. National Champion Training Level Dressage SRF DAWNS QUINELA+/) and National Champion English Pleasure LA QUINTINA (a 3/4 sister to FIRE ESSENSE), dam of 6 champions, 4 of them National winners including National Champion Half-Arabian Show Hack MR BOMBASTIC+ and 10 time National winner BROWN EYED GIRLZ, a multi- National Champion in country pleasure. With such a heritage, THE RENAISSANCE should follow in the hoofprints of his ancestors as a highly successful breeding stallion.

The Renaissance Pedigree