Soula Jule Star Sold To Brazil

asoulajulestarSoula Jule StarOn June 10, Susie Reed, manager of Polo Ranch stallions, announced that Soula Jule Star has been sold to Sandra Navarro, owner of Think A Mite Ranch in Paraná, Brazil.

“We’ve seen a lot of activity from our Brazilian buyers over the past couple of years, and Ben [Soula Jule Star] caught their eye on a ranch visit last fall. He wasn’t really for sale, but recently we got one of those offers you just couldn’t turn down.”

The 1997 sorrel stallion (Grays Starlight x Bella Coquette x Docs Okie Quixote) has a lifetime Equi-Stat record of $129,346, all earned in cutting with co-owner Sandy Bonelli, of Heart Ranch in Petaluma, Calif. As sire, Soula Jule Star has produced money-earners in cutting, reining, reined cow horse, ranch versatility and barrel racing. As of June 13, his total offspring earnings are $1,225,430 according to Equi-Stat. In 2013, he was ranked in the top 20 on Equi-Stat‘s reined cow horse sires chart and in the top 25 on Equi-Stat‘s 10-Year All-Industry Statistics Leading Sires chart.

Carlos De Silva, agent for the transaction said, “After his 30 days of quarantine in Aubrey, ‘Ben’ will be off to southern Brazil.”