Eco v is now standing at stud in New South Wales after a long and successful career in hand, under saddle, and breeding at one of Australia's most respected and highly regarded studs, Alegria Spanish Horse Stud.
Eco's bloodlines are from "Yeguada Militar", the famous Military bloodlines of Spain.
He is qualified for breeding (P.R.E Apto) valorated with the Spanish Stud Book, P.R.E Mundial & the AHAA.
Eco has a long list of achievements which include:
The A.H.A.A. Roll of Merit at Halter
The Andalusian Roll of Merit - Champion Progeny Award
Eco has no less than 15 Progeny qualified in the Spanish Stud Book.
“Eco” [ay’-co] is Spanish for "Echo" — to make an impression — arouse interest — to accord, to agree
Sire: EGEO (S.C.) 1977 black PRE imp
Dam: OMARU JUGUETTA 1988 bay PRE
Eco's colour coding means he produces black, grey and bay progeny. Please take a moment to look at "Eco's Progeny" page.
Eco is blessed with a truly exceptional conformation and turns heads with his striking, flamboyant gaits including a straight, suspended trot. Many people have commented that he is the most beautiful horse they have ever seen.
Just as importantly, Eco is a true gentleman. He is renowned nationwide amongst breeders for his superb nature, impeccable manners and straight, elevated movement which he unmistakably stamps on his progeny.
Eco's farriers, vets, dentist and other horse professionals are always blown away by his calm temparement. He really is a one-in-a-million horse and the owners say the same of his progeny.
Very limited live service or frozen semen available to approved mares only.
Note: Sperm from a normal, fertile stallion should have an immediate progressive motility rate of equal to, or greater than, 60%. Eco's motility rate on 24/12/14 was a whopping 84%!