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grandsire

sire of an animal's dam or sire.
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between steers and grandsires, was used to specify Var (u) and Var (v).
The Hanwoo data comprised of paternal grandsire halfsib pedigrees, with 361 steers produced from 39 sires that were sired by 17 grandsires.
With stallions we attribute undue influence to paternal grandsires because there isso much readily available information on them.
This is the place to find just how well those first-season sires did, which maternal grandsires excelled, and how stallions did fertility-wise.
Maternal grandsires and breeders are also given comprehensive coverage in the annual, although the information covers racing in Britain and Ireland only.
It is early days for both Nashwan and Unfuwain as maternal grandsires, for their oldest daughters are only nine.
Rackethall Jet is from the first litter of Tracys Lady (Joyful Tidings-Patterdale Toni), whose grandsires Whisper Wishes and Tea Speedy both won the Select, in 1982 and 1989 respectively.
Other maternal grandsires with at least two stakes winners by Generous are Kris (Catella and Fahris, while full-brother Diesis is maternal grandsire of Yorkshire) and Vaguely Noble (Erudite, High Roller and Tenuous).
However, he is by a very good maternal grandsire in Caerleon, out of an outstanding broodmare in Doff The Derby.
Rutland Budgie's dam Yasmin Jade was inbred 3 x 3 to I'm Slippy, who was the progenitor of her grandsires Murlens Slippy and Aulton Slippy, so here we have another case of Come On Ranger making a successful alliance with a bitch closely connected to his own maternal grandsire.