Sterling    Farms,    LLC

       OWNER:  STERLING FARMS, LLC                                   BREEDER: First Cavalry Army  Zernograd                                                                                                                             district Rostov region, Russia                                                                                                                          


With Rubico, a pure Budyonny stallion imported from Russia in 2004, three pure blood Budyonny mares, and utilizing embryo transfer techniques, Sterling Farms has bred and continues to breed more pure blooded Budyonnes and crosses to provide upper-level sport horses for hunters, jumpers, equitation, eventing and dressage.  Sterling Farms currently has two successful embryo transplants who have the look and intelligence of their Sire.

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2011 Stud Fee $1,200.00 only frozen semen

With an alluring presence, Rubico demonstrated extreme intelligence, athleticism, a calm temperament while maintaining grace and elegance.  He has proven greatness in upper level show jumping and dressage.

1995 Imported 16.1h Golden Chestnut Russian Budyonny Stallion
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Deceased 2009
only frozen semen available
aka Maestro

2007 Chestnut colt  Out of Zaznuba by Rubico.
  Straight, correct movement, brave forward gaits and uncomplicated to ride. Stunning to watch

He is one of two successful embryo transplants with the look of their sire. Zarina is his full twin sister. Nadya, Maestro's first offspring with Nanuba, was born April 10:she is a tall chestnut filly with a snipe and a hind socklet.
Maestro competed successfully in HITS Culpeper Baby Green classes, was Champion of 3yo Hunter at Warenton and placed in top ten of IHF at Warrenton Horse show 2010.