The mare Labrette was exported to USA in 1983.
A fullsister to Labrette, Lisethe (13) 14981, is dame to Helena Lundbäck´s international show jumper Conan.
Grand dame Josephine (13) 8620 is dame of three approved stallions – Lambert 589 (by Emir 471), Napoleon 625 (by Iran 533) and Utopi 732 (by Labrador 588).
Amando and his breeder Susanne Hall placed 3d in the Young Dressage Horse Championship in Malmö 1995.
The Capellman family bought Amando as an 8-year old in 1998 and first he was ridden by Nadine Capellmann but in July 1998 Gina made her show debut on him.
Amando was Gina's most successful dressage horse in the 2000s. They placed 9th in the World Cup Final 2002 and 11th in the World Cup Final 2003.
In 2007 Fabienne Lutkemeier took over Amando from her mom as a schoolmaster. They placed 6th in the 2008 Piaff Forderpreis Finals in Stuttgart.
Amando was retired from sport in 2009 and since then enjoyed a happy retirement in the field.
Amando, 26-year old, in 2016:
CSI** San Giovanni, Italy july 17-19
Katharina Rhomberg (AUT) and Careless (SWB born 2010 by Careful out of Comtess by Pomme Royal-Cortez, breeder Eva Andersson) placed 4d and 8th in 1.40.
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