Britannia’s Bijou

7/8 TB x Sports pony / 149.8cm / 2017 / Bay / SHB(GB) SPSS

Stud fees: £500+vat* Stands at Tomlinson Equine

Proven outstanding breeding & competition stallion. Grandson of Badminton, Burghley & Kentucky winner Headley Britannia, with excellent fertility rates  

Eventing bloodlines in the purple, Britannia’s Bijou is an exciting young international competition and breeding prospect with internationally renowned parents – daughter of legendary 5* eventing champion Headley Britannia & Elite graded sports pony stallion Littledale Bright Star.

Britannia’s Bijou has huge scope – effortlessly jumping 140cm, classic technique, three beautiful paces and a superbly relaxed and trainable temperament. After his first two years on the eventing and SJ scene he has had numerous placings up to 105 BE and 120 SJ. Like Britannia’s Mail he manages his competition and stud duties admirably throughout the season.

Britannia’s Bijou’s sire is the top Riding pony stallion Littledale Bright Star – a high quality pony stallion that has competed at everything from Vaulting to Show Jumping. He is the only pony stallion that has sired many International progeny in all the Olympic disciplines.

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  • 4th Dauntsey Park BE100 2023   
  • 12th Aston le Walls BE100 2023
  • 12th Calmsden BE100 2023
  • 3rd South of England International BE100 2022
  • 13th Wellington International 5YO 2022
  • 2nd Ascott Under Wychwood BE90 Open 2022
  • Finished 2023 season with 47 BE Foundation points 

With his first foal on the ground and more foals due in 2024, Britannia’s Bijou’s fertility is proven.

Britannia’s Bijou has been graded Premium by Sport Horse Breeding (GB), with 10 out of 10 for his jumping under saddle, and Gold Premium by the Sports Pony Studbook Society. In 2024 he will compete in 7 year old SJ and Eventing classes as well as covering mares.

Breeders are choosing Britannia’s Bijou to add blood and quality, as well as to produce more normal sized offspring and potential FEI ponies in all disciplines. He is a totally unique breeding prospect – there is no other stallion of his size with such quality breeding.

Britannia’s Bijou is available for fresh/chilled semen around his competition schedule, standing at Tomlinson Equine. Frozen semen is available in the UK. Contact  to book.  

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