Tallyho Connemara Stud



Ridgeway Pendant (CPSNZ M31)

by Connemara Park Roy (AUS) (S1)
out of Blandings Brigid (AUS) (M2)

A grand old dame of the Connemara world, Penny was a wonderful broodmare for us for many years. Sadly she passed away in the winter of 2012 and now lies at rest in the front paddock with her friend, Glenormiston Jasper.

Dam of - Ridgeway Kilkieran, Tallyho Mimic, Tallyho Jester, Tallyho The Joker, Tallyho Hyacinth, Tallyho Primrose, Tallyho Mayflower.

Galway Jeanette (CPSNZ M34)

b. 31.12.85
by Connemara Park Roy (AUS) (S1)
out of Blandings Juliet (AUS) (M1)

No longer at this Stud but we have retained a purebred daughter for our own future breeding.

Dam of - Tallyho Iris.

Galway Jeanette

Ridgeway Kilkieran Ridgeway Kilkieran (CPSNZ PM-88)

b. 20.11.1990
by Saamen Roland (arabian)
out of Ridgeway Pendant (CPSNZ M31)

Kiri has been a huge asset to this stud. After having a successful career as a Competitive Trail Riding pony, trekker, hunter, eventer, she has left us a series of superstar foals.

Dam of Tallyho Diva, Tallyho Maestro, Tallyho Mozart, Tallyho Beethoven, Tallyho Madonna, Tallyho Melody.


(7/8 Thoroughbred 1/8 Quarter Horse, 15.2hh)

Snoopy's dam, British Blue, is by the excellent TB sire Blue Vermillion, who is highly regarded for his jumping prowess. Snoopy had to be retired from riding as a young mare due to injury and produced a string of calm, talented foals for us.

Dam of Tallyho Morocco, Tallyho Madagasca, Tallyho Maybelline, Tallyho Blue Masquerade, Tallyho Mystic, Tallyho Monte Carlo, Tallyho Mombasa.

Spread Your Wings

Sire: College Chapel; Dam: Almost An Angel

Lovely big 16.2hh mare, great hunter with very kind nature.

Dam of Tallyho Dakota

Tallyho Violet

Sire: Glenormiston Jasper (Connemara) S10
Dam: Canningvale Bonnie Sue (Connemara) M30

Purebred mare bred by this stud. Violet is a lovely old fashioned type of pony. 13.2hh.

Violet is presently out on lease as a pony club pony.

Dam of Tallyho Cinderella.

Ridgeway Ailish

Sire: Waterfall Dan (Connemara) S8
Dam: Canningvale Bonnie Lass (Connemara) M26

Ailish has been on sold as a riding pony, but she did have a very nice foal for us prior to that.

Dam of Tallyho Spinnaker.

Lonsdale Gentle Breeze (CPSNZ M49)

b. 25.10.80
by Chiltern Sunsilk (GB) (6830)
out of Windward (Ire) (5882)

Has now been sold. Dam of Tallyho Neptune, Tallyho Orion and Tallyho Zeus.

Lonsdale Gentle Breeze

Takou Bay Marinka vale:
Takou Bay Marinka

by Chiltern Sunsilk (GB) (6830)
out of Ridgeway Ruby (M19)

Tragically, Marinka died suddenly as a six-year-old, but she did leave us two beautiful purebred fillies - Tallyho Tulip and Tallyho Poppy. Marinka was a very gentle obliging mare, great with children, and her daughters have been cast in the same mold.

Mad Mary

(registered Thoroughbred, 16.3hh)

Good, old-fashioned type of TB mare, by "Go." Before becoming a broodmare, Mary was a successful gentleman's hunter. She has produced some very useful hunting and eventing-type foals. Her last foal, Tallyho Monaghan, is a wonderful animal, epitomising the true Connemara x Thoroughbred qualities that are so highly sought after - strength, size, scope, temperament and ability.

Dam of Tallyho Monaghan and Tallyho Hannibal and Broodmare "Sally". Granddam of Tallyho Cleopatra and Tallyho Pompeii.

Mad Mary

Sally Sally (TB)

Daughter of Mad Mary (above) by thoroughbred stallion Sir Chroma. A good framed 16hh mare with a lovely nature and jumping bloodlines. Dam of Tallyho Pompeii and Tallyho Cleopatra.

Prima Donna Trakehner Reg No# 4168
b. 18/10/94

by Loewenherz (6830)
out of Prima Belle (TB)

"Lace" is without doubt in a class of her own as a broodmare. With her impeccable breeding and strong conformation she has produced outstanding foals in the past to trakehner stallion Falkensee. Her Jasper foals have exceeded all our expectations. Lace has now been sold on to breed Warmblood foals for the American market. Dam of Tallyho Poldark and Tallyho Mountbatten.

Prima Donna

Doughgirl (TB)
A good old fashioned stayer type of broodmare by Concert Dancer out of a Palatable mare. 16hh.

Dam of Tallyho Moonshine, Tallyho Moondust, and Tallyho Moonwind.

Diamonds & Coral (TB)
A lovely big framed TB mare by Fort Prospect with a great nature. Dam of Tallyho Diamonds & Pearls.
Diamonds and Coral with Tallyho Diamonds and Pearls

Meg of Ridgeway Meg of Ridgeway CPSNZ RM124
b. 26/12/93

by Barwidgee Erriff
out of Coralin (TB)

15hh partbred connemara mare. Meg was a mustering and trekking horse most of her life, now with us as part of our broodmare herd.

Dam of Tallyho Jasmine, Tallyho Japonica.

Tallyho Maybelline CPSNZ PM148
b. 14/11/99

by Scarteen Bantry Bay CPSNZ G37
out of Snoopy

14.2hh partbred connemara mare, bred by this stud. Maybelline enjoyed a hugely successful showjumping career, competing several times at HOY. We were thrilled to get the opportunity to have her back for breeding.

Dam of Tallyho Scoundrel.

Tallyho Maybelline

Tallyho Diva Tallyho Diva CPSNZ PM 126
b. 20/09/97

by Barwidgee Erriff CPSNZ S3
out of Ridgeway Kilkieran CPSNZ PM 88

14.2hh ¾ connemara ¼ arab mare. Diva was one of the first ponies bred us, she was a great riding and hunting pony, before being retired to breeding duties.

Dam of Tallyho Reuben James.

In foal to Holden Kingston 2013

Canningvale Bonnie Sue CPSNZ M30
b. 25/11/84

by Chiltern Sunsilk CPSNZ S4
out of Canningvale Bonnie Jean CPSNZ M10

Sue had 3 foals for us, as well as teaching local children to ride in between times. A great wee mare no longer with this stud.

Dam of Tallyho Hazelnut (deceased), Tallyho Hobo, Tallyho Violet.

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