Friday, January 27, 2012


 With Clonmel just round the corner I took myself off to visit the Hollyoak Stud.  a quick look at the breeders list will show they have no less than Seven qualifiers......from 3 different broods.

Holly-Oak Stud is sited between Cashel and Clonmel on the Fethard Road
I was first set up in 2002 and has produces some fine coursing and track pups ever since.

Set on 16 acres the pups are raised in spacious paddocks and brick built kennels

Stud manager Gary Harding

There is a great pool of broods in the kennels now and the kennel has had its finest season,
with seven trial stake winners and Beautiful Chrisy in the Champion Bitch Stake


Perfect has been a great brood over the years, This years runners at Clonmel are Beautiful Chrisy in the Grace Burton and Wood Hyland
She is also the dam of Trial Stake winner Carollsoriental and Be Over Quick,
who also a handy sire


Specks is responsible for Blackpool Swank and Donnellans Cross
past trial stake winners have been, Blackpool Tiger and Beck Row Hyland

Star of the show this year has been Pegasus....her first litter to Kingsmill Dynamo 
have excelled all expectations
Wise Call, Wise Lady, Bombshellriapants and Here Comes Harry ......all 
Trial Stake winners from her first litter


Rayanna is the dam of Glin TS winner Ocean Tolula and cup ru Granstown Sam

Pups are reared in large paddocks

Lochbo Butch x Cudham Speck

Matt Hyland x Cudham Perfect

Lochbo Butch pups

Hollyoak Scotch with her new litter of Maffi Magic`s

Maffi pups

#Coursing #Greyhound & petworld Oaks preview 2012