Horse Stats
Name: Arcturus
Barn Name: Archie
Age: 2012
Gender: Gelding
Height: 16.0 hh
Color: Bay
Adoption Fee: $700
Location: Medina, OH
Race Stats
Total Starts: 8
Highlights: 1-2-1
Total Earnings: $16,535
Last Race: 4/16/15
Sire: Arch
Dam: Desert Sky
Other Notable Pedigree: Kris S., Roberto, Althea, Danzig, Private Account
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Archie is for anyone who enjoys doing a little bit with their horse everyday as he excels with that type of routine.  He has shown us that the more turn out time he gets the happier he is and the quieter he is to work with.  Archie has been out with as many as 9 other geldings at a time, so he can handle a herd situation without problem or a single gelding, it doesn’t matter to him, just that he gets his time outside.  Since he is smart and reads people quickly he does best in a stricter schedule with someone who will give him boundaries to stay within or he will try to boss you around thinking he is funny.  Give him rules he can count on and it is all good.  He is an athletic horse with nice movement that will make him suitable for most disciplines and he has no vices.  The first video is a recent video and the second one was taken earlier in the spring.  He looks completely different without his winter coat, but still has a wild mane!

Arcturus is by MGSW Arch, the sire of Blame, Archarcharch and Canadian Horse of the Year Arravale.  He is by Kris S. who sired Prized, Hollywood Wildcat and Action This Day and out of GSP Aurora who earned $285,000 in 15 starts.  Kris S. is by 2 time Irish Champion Roberto, sire of Dynaformer and grand sire of Barbaro.  Aurora is by Danzig and out of champion Althea, earner of 1.2 million in 15 starts, 8-4-0 and daughter of Alydar.  Arcturus is out of SW Desert Sky who is by Green Desert and out of a Private Account daughter.  MGSW Private Account earned $339,000 in 13 starts, 6-4-1.