Happy Features

Account of HIGHVIEW STUD, Ohaupo.

Bay mare Foaled in 1986



Bay Mare


  H 287


Famous Star (GB)


Sharpen Up


Native Dancer




Henry the Seventh

King of the Tudors




Dancing Maid


Sovereign Edition

Sovereign Path

Grey Sovereign

Latest Edition





High Life II

High Rank


FAMOUS STAR (GB) (1979). 5 wins, Ayr Gold Cup H., L. Champion NZ Sire 1994-95, 1996-97. Sire of 19 SW, inc. (Our) Star of Gold (WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1), Rebel, etc. Sire of the dams of 314 rnrs, 165 wnrs, 10 SW, inc. Vinaka, Our Class, Perceptible, Shelbourne Lass, Desert Ace, Concrete Crusher, Valor, Vaalu, Grandiser, Sounds of Legends, SP Charmview, Dodgem, The Hurricane, On the Watch, Our Fling, Angelic Ace, Amber Ace, Vitilago, etc. 


1st dam

DANCING MAID, by Sovereign Edition. Winner at 1600m, MVRC Melba H., 2d VATC Surround S. Half-sister to Tambarria (dam of SURE WIN KING). Dam of eleven named foals, ten to race, seven winners, inc:-

WAIKIKI (f. by Crested Wave). 9 wins at 1600m, 2000m, NZ$264,820, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2-twice, ARC Wrightson Bloodstock P., Gr.3, Cambridge JC Dulcie S., Gr.3. Dam of-

Lady Tee (Zabeel). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m, WRC Lambert Westray H., 3d Manawatu RC Eulogy S., Gr.3.

HAPPY FEATURES (f. by Famous Star). Winner. See below.

Morlin Maid (f. by Sir Tristram). 4 wins at 1200m, BATC Reckless H. Dam of-

LOVE OF MARY (Zeditave). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1600m, A$317,840, VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, MVRC Champagne S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Balalaika (King of Kings). Winner at 1200m, 3d VRC Waltzing Lily H., L.

Pennines (Marscay). 11 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m, A$86,360, QTC The Curragh Welter H., 2d AJC Canonbury S., L.


Race Record : Winner at 2, MVRC Silver Jubilee S., L, 3d MVRC Happy Valley H., Western Oval H.

Produce Record : Dam of seven named foals, four to race, three winners.

1991 foal by Almaarad. Died.

1992 c. by Almaarad.

1993 f. Not Telling, by Fairy King. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Unbridled Secret. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 1600m to 2003-04, MRC Caulfied Tabaret 2YO H.

1995 f. Funny Features, by Archway. Unraced. Dam of-

CLASSIC CLARE (Gold Brose). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, NZ$93,375, to 2004-05, CJC NZ Bloodstock Canterbury Belle S., L, Otago RC NZ Bloodstock Insurance S., L, CJC Holy Grail H., Tuscany Flyer at Prebbleton Farm 3YO H., 2d Manawatu RC Robertson Holden Eulogy S., Gr.3, Otago RC Law Courts Hotel Dunedin Guineas, L.

Shabu Shabu. 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 1800m, HK$3,115,450, to 2004-05, HKJC Kiu Tsui P., Schnitzer H., Chevalier Insurance H.

1996 f. Happy and Famous, by Danzero. Raced twice.

1997 f. Flying Features, by Flying Spur. Unraced.

1998 f. Got a Woodie, by Woodman. Unraced.

1999 c. Thunder Czar, by Thunder Gulch. Winner at 1000m, AJC Energy Australia Maiden H., 3d STC Safilo Eyewear H., MRC Lady Medalist H.

2001 f. Lynisky, by Stravinsky. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m to 2004-05, ARC Golf Today H., 2d Waikato RC Wentwood Grange 3YO H.

2002 c. by Align.

Missed in 1994; slipped in 2000; not served in 2002, 2003.

Served by Align. Date of last service, 22.10.2004.