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Offline WolfhoundTopic starter

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RIP Wild Higland
« on: August 03, 2017, 11:38:36 am »
Sad to report the loss of one of Darkwood's best broodmares.  Wild Highland (Highland Rogue x Walkonthewildside) was retired in april after a difficult foaling.  She lived out her final days in the old apple orchard but never really recovered. The vet says it was natural causes. she leaves behind 13 foals including 6 x SW, of which 3 x MSW - Ch. Night of Storms, Ch. Wild Starz (millionaire) and Ch. I'm A Wild One.
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Re: RIP Wild Higland
« Reply #1 on: August 03, 2017, 12:48:07 pm »
I am sorry for your loss. Thankfully she had several daughters to pass on the name! I own two grandsons of hers: Dream Machine (through daughter Ch. Gefallener Engel) and Wadi (through daughter Wixiban).
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Re: RIP Wild Higland
« Reply #2 on: August 03, 2017, 02:09:28 pm »
Sorry to hear of her passing. We were lucky enough to acquire two of her daughters earlier this year in Wixiban and I'm A Wild One. We hope they'll contribute to keeping her bloodline going.
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Re: RIP Wild Higland
« Reply #3 on: August 03, 2017, 05:45:27 pm »
Sorry to hear about your loss - I've always admired her.