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Deka - bred by Holstein breeder, Klaus-Martin. Deka is by Consul, the best son of the influential Thoroughbred stallion Cottage Son. She produced eleven living foals before she died at the age of 23.
The famous mare Deka produced five approved stallions: Caletto I , Gonzales (showjumping stallion with the highest winnings in 1980, very successful at stud), Caletto II (champion sire of 1980, very successful at stud), Lysander and Caletto III (1990 winner of advanced showjumping competitions). Deka also gave birth to two successful international competition horses Cordeka/Herbert Blocker and Landratin/Hauke Luther. Stallions of Germany, 1997.