Granja Las Animas

Breeding Fine APSL Lusitanos and Purebred Arabians


All of our Arabian youngsters are handled every day and are carefully socialized. Our goal is to produce well-bred, friendly, trainable, people-oriented Arabs suitable for all disciplines.

Geldings Patricio | Kabir | Valentino
   Chula | Shaklana | Cleopatra | Fancy

Patricio  SOLD

  Patricio as a 2 year old.  

$6,000 USD

DOB 3/16/2011

Patricio is Valentino's half-brother, Mariachi's second purebred Arabian colt, born on St. Patrick's Day. He is tall and leggy with good bone and is a light grey who will turn white at a young age.  He is tall and will probably  reach 15.3 maybe even 16 hands.He is also very friendly, always the first to greet you from the "baby" herd. Patricio out of  Haalims Fancy, one of my best Arabian broodmares. Fancy's bloodlines are a terrific blend of Egyptian and Crabbet lines.

Patricio now has six months under saddle and is the easiest horse we've ever started. Very elegant under saddle.  He is round in the bridle, light in the mouth, and very intelligent. He wants to please and has never offered any resistance. Patricio is a good mover and brave on the trail. He'll make a nice all around horse for his new owner.

Patricio has all of his basics—good walk with plenty of reach, and rhythmic trot and canter. He is just starting his lateral work. 

Kabir  SOLD

  Kabir at 3.


DOB 06/06/2009 

Kabir is a 6 yr old steel grey Shagya Arabian gelding. His sire Tribute was the top scoring Shagya in the United States before he was exported to Colombia. Kabir has inherited Tribute's tremendous movement and his kind temperament. His Dam is my wonderful Egyptian/Crabbet mare. Kabir is a big 14.3 + hands. He is stout with big bone and tremendous movement. He has proved very trainable and is progressing nicely with his dressage. He would make an excellent dressage prospect and endurance candidate. 


$7,000 USD

Valentino  SOLD

  Valentino at 8 months.   Valentino and Patricio as 2 year olds.

$3,500 USD

$4,500 USD

 DOB 2/14/2011 

DOB 2/14/2011
$3,000 USD
DOB 2/14/2011

Valentino is Mariachi's first purebred Arabian colt and is also Cleopatra's first baby. He was born on Valentine's Day and is one of the most perfect Arabian foals I've raised. He is a rose-gray with a very typey head, huge eyes, and a compact body. Valentino has been handled since birth and is extremely friendly. Valentino is a cross of Egyptian/Spanish bloodlines with such greats as El Shaklan, Sharem El Sheikh, and Estopasan  up close in his pedigree. He was gelded at  2 1/2 years.  

Chula  SOLD

   Chula under saddle at 3-years-old.

  Chula at 2-years-old. 

$3,500 USD

 AHA #0639480                                         DOB 4/2/2007

Chula’s conformation is correct in all respects: straight legs with a beautiful neck set; a classic Arabian type. Chula is a trainable, friendly, extremely people-oriented, 14.3 hand, bay with a star and three socks born in 2007. Under saddle since April 2010, and suitable for any discipline. Chula has been a joy to train. Chula´s first foal was a beautiful jet black filly by Tejas, a pinto qtr. horse reining champion.

  • Sired by El Cid, an impressive multi-halter champion stallion and National Winner Sire.
  • Out of Egyptian Crabbet mare, Haalims Fancy. View Fancy's Pedigree

View Chula's Pedigree
View Tejas' Pedigree

 Shaklana  SOLD

   Shaklana at 14.

$5,000 USD

AHA #0558161                                        DOB 5/30/1998

Shaklana is a tall, 15.2 hand, elegant black/bay mare with great conformation--straight legs, excellent feet, fine neck and throatlatch, well-laid-back shoulder, extreme hip, and a beautiful, typey Arabian head. Used primarily as a trail horse, Shaklana has been under saddle for 5 years; started Western and now ridden English. She has comfortable gaits and a huge ground covering trot. Shaklana has a charming temperament and takes well to training. Suitable for either English or Western disciplines.

Before being put under saddle, Shaklana was a brood mare, producing tall, show-quality youngsters. Shaka´s last foal was a bay colt, Banjo, by Bonafide Banjo, a reining quarter horse of the Peppy San Badger line.

  • Sired by Sharem El Sheikh, a 16 hand liver chestnut Unanimous Supreme Champion Stallion at Scottsdale, Unanimous Buckey Champion Stallion and Regional Pleasure Driving Stallion.
  • Out of Baska Rose, a black Bask-bred mare and top producer for Walnut Crest Farms.
  • Shaka is a very valuable broodmare as she is a direct daughter of Sharem El Sheikh. She is easy to breed, foals easily, and is a good mother.

 View Shaklana's Pedigree 

Cleopatra  SOLD

   Cleopatra at 3-years-old.
   Cleopatra at 2-years-old. 

$3,500 USD

AHA #0639481                                         DOB 6/25/2007

Cleopatra is a gentle, friendly, people-oriented, 15.2 hand, blood bay mare with star, born in 2007 and handled since birth. She had two foals - Valentino by Mariachi in 2011, and Aragon (now sold) by Bonafide Banjo.
  • Sired by El Cid (a Spanish-Crabbet cross) out of Shaklana (an Egyptian-Polish cross by the famous US National Champion, Sharem El Sheikh).
  • Out of Shaklana, an elegant black/bay mare with great conformation.

Fancy  SOLD

$4,500 USD  

AHA #0537576                                       DOB 3/28/1996 

Fancy is a very typey, 15.1 hand, flea bitten grey mare of Egyptian/Crabbet breeding with correct conformation, stout body, straight legs, tough feet, elegant neck and an absolutely gorgeous Egyptian Arabian head with huge, dark eyes. A brood mare for most of her life, Fancy has produced seven offspring including several successful competitors in Hunter and Dressage. She has been under saddle since the spring of 2009 and has been a delight to train. Fancy has miles of trail experience and is ready to continue her training either English or Western.

  • Sired by Haalim Ibn Sakr+++, a Sakr son. Sakr+++ was one of the most famous straight Egyptian sires of all time; many times U.S. National Champion, and a Canadian National Champion Park Horse.
  • Out of Wind Sprite. Wind Sprite has an excellent heritage with a predominatnly Egyptian/Crabbet sire and a Crabbet/Polish/Davenport dam. She boasts three National Champions in her immediate pedigree: Ansata Ibn Sudan, Nabiel+/ and Khemosabii***.

 View Fancy's Pedigree 


   Banjo 2 years old.


Banjo is a coming 3 year old Quarab gelding by Bonafide Banjo out of my Arabian mare Shaklana. He is a very well put together bay gelding with a sweet personality. He is very trainable and we will put him under saddle this fall. He is small but perfectly conformed with nice movements. Shaklana was a 15.3 hand dark bay Arabian mare by Sharem el Sheikh and Bondafide Banjo is by Banjo Whiz a Topsail Whiz son and out of Tangy´s Classy April, Peppy San Badger bloodlines. He was a reining champion in Texas before being imported to Mexico.


$3,500 USD



  Tomasa 3 years old.


Tomasa is a striking jet black Quarab filly who we have just started under saddle. She got the best of both breeds with her typey, chiselled Arabian head, a beautiful neck, straight legs with good bone, short, strong back, powerful hindquarters and an Arabian tail set! She has beautiful movement - just floats. To top it off she has an extremely friendly personality and just loves people.

Her dam, Chula,is now sold. She was a very typey mare out of Haliims Fancy by a Spanish bred Arabian stallion, El Cid.  Her sire is Master Pepto (Tejas) my veterinarian´s beautiful pinto/qtr. horse by Peptoboonsmal out of Mistress Analena. These are Peppy San Badger and Doc O´lena bloodlines. Master Pepto is a Mexican reining champion .


 $6,000 USD