A Grade 1 and 2 winner in France and a Grade 3 winner in the US Pao had loads of ability – and personality to go with it! He was eventually retired at the age of 6 with a tendon injury. Olympic gold medalist Tad Coffin had very sadly just lost his heart horse and he and his wife Kelly were still grieving his loss when Holly Carter from thewinterfarm.org told him to come and look at her newest addition. (He had gone to her for rest and rehab). He went, fell in love and the rest as they say is history. They left him with her for another month until they felt ready and he went to them in early November.
Tad and Kelly love him. He is well known for his Theratree saddles and therapy so Pao Alto (now named Bravo) is being brought along slowly and happily….
Career Racing Summary
Starts Firsts Seconds Thirds Earnings
24 5 4 5 $372,421