Dacaprio
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Dacaprio

Sire & Damsire of Internationally Recognized Dressage horses; stamping rideability & elegance.
Licensed in Verden, and 100-Day Tested in Adelheidsdorf (Class I Dressage Index), Dacaprio won the Hanoverian Riding Horse Championships as a 3-year-old with the exceptional score of 8.9, (8.5 canter, 9s in walk, trot, rideability, conformation). He was shown in dressage through Intermediate Level.

Dacaprio’s noted sire Davignon I is a son of Dressage Horse of the Century, Donnerhall. Damsire, Grand Prix competitor Caprimond, was 100-Day Test Champion and Trakehner Stallion of the Year. The Hannoveraner Jahbuch Hengst places Dacaprio in the top 20 for all sires, based on his daughters’ rankings and in the top 100 Dressage Sires of Germany (FN).

Dacaprio produces exceptional impulsion, elasticity and modern type as well as rideability and trainability. In Europe, he has sired stallion licensing Champions, States Premium mares, Elite Auction horses and Gold Medal foals. Grand Prix competitor Deja’Vu FBW won the Bundeschampionat as a 3-year-old, the bronze medal in the 5-year-old World Breeding Championships for Dressage horses and finished 4th as a 6-year-old in the World Breeding Championships. She is now a highly successful broodmare at Mount St. John, U.K. Dacaprio is making his mark as a damsire of international sport horses and stallion prospects. He is the damsire of Premium Stallion Blue Hors Farrell (Fürstenball-SPS Desert Rose/Dacaprio) who has sired of 7 licensed sons, a DWB Mare of the Year and top young dressage horses. Farrell was the second highest selling stallion at the 2013 Verden Licensing ($480K euros), top scoring stallion at the Danish Warmblood Stallion Performance Test, and is currently competing at PSG. Dacaprio is also damsire of German Grand Prix competitor Santiago (Stedinger-Danielle/Dacaprio) Champion of the German Championships for Developing PSG Horses. In the U.S., Dacaprio has sired AHS Top Foals, GOV, ISR/Oldenburg N.A. Premium Foals, Elite Mares, AHS inspection and MPT Champions and USDF and Dressage at Devon Breed Show Champions, Get of Sire class winners and excel under saddle. Dressage competitors have earned USDF Championships at regional and national levels including recent Pan American Games Honduras team member D’Espirit Joli. Jumper champion Dolce Vita LM was highly ranked in the Zone 5, USHJA 5-Year-Old Young Jumpers in 2020.

Dacaprio is approved AHS, HV, ARS, GOV, ISR/OLD N.A. (enrolled in Star Award Program), Westfalen Verband, and Danish Registry.

Pedigree

Davignon I
Carry
Donnerhall
Piroschka
Caprimond
Kiks
Donnerwetter
Ninette
Pik Bube I
SPS Dunja
Karon
SPS Capri VI
Laterit
Killady xx

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  • Barbara Schmidt, DVM

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