The Small Tour dressage stallion Charmeur, who is developing very well with Madeleine Witte-Vrees and produces very attractive offspring, is the 5th dressage stallion in a row in this pedigree. Kotina is also the 5th foal from Charmeur and Cortina, who carries the esteemed blood of Ferro through her sire, the Small Tour dressage stallion Special D.
As a young horse, grandam Otina (Jetset-D), was placed high at the Central Mare Inspection. Her half-sister Atina (Jazz) competes in the (inter)national Intermediaire I dressage with Brecht d'Hoore (BEL) and half-sister Unie (Jazz) is Z1 dressage. Closely related are ten Z1/Z2 dressage horses and the ZZ-Licht classified Aluin (Trento B).