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Quarter horse people check out this pedigree

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  • Quarter horse people check out this pedigree

    What do you think of this breeding??

  • #2
    Horse ought to be able to cut a cow out of a magazine with that pedigree!

    Lots of good cow horse there.


    • #3
      Originally posted by Wraper2 View Post
      Horse ought to be able to cut a cow out of a magazine with that pedigree!

      Lots of good cow horse there.
      "If you don't know where you are going, any road will take you there"


      • #4
        Originally posted by Wraper2 View Post
        Horse ought to be able to cut a cow out of a magazine with that pedigree!

        Lots of good cow horse there.

        Yeah, what Wraper2 said (though I've never quite heard it described that way).

        Great cutting pedigree, should be one heck of an athlete if bloodlines are anything to go on.
        ~~Some days are a total waste of makeup.~~


        • #5
          Awful, terrible! Can't do a damn thing with those lines.
          I'd better buy him to save him from the meat man.

          Where is the poor little beast located?
          A pussycat of a horse with a chewed off tail won the triple crown, The Cubs won the world series and Trump won the Presidency.
          Don't tell me 'It can't be done.'


          • Original Poster

            He's pretty cool,and a great bargain as well.


            • #7
              Originally posted by 5 View Post
              Awful, terrible! Can't do a damn thing with those lines.
              I'd better buy him to save him from the meat man.

              Where is the poor little beast located?
              I agree...horrible pedigree. Of course, I might have to race you to him, 5.
              Only two emotions belong in the saddle: One is a sense of humor. The other is patience.


              • #8
                Nice pedigree!! I really like that he has a really strong line of performing mares on the bottom of his pedigree. I haven't personally dealt with a Peptoboonsmal, but I love the Smart Little Lena/Peppy San Badger cross. We have several in my trainer's barn (including the mare I show) that have Smart Chic Olena/Peppy San Badger breeding.


                • #9
                  Great pedigree Is he as talented and well put together as that pedigree?? If yes....enjoy!!!!!!


                  • #10
                    Not a QH person [ a very good friend of mine has done "reiners" for years and has a bronze from her own breeding program.] but ,I do know he ought to be able to cut/ rein stop and spin on a dime. He looks great on paper. It looks like you will enjoy him
                    Speak kind words,receive kind echos


                    • #11
                      Yes, I also agree that he looks completely useless and helpless on paper. If you'd like to ship him to NY I'll take him to save him from a horrible fate. Maybe I can even, with hours of patience and diligence, teach him to cut cows. d;
                      "Remain relentlessly cheerful."

                      Graphite/Pastel Portraits


                      • #12
                        I googled him and he's fugly too. Better ship him to me and I'll hide him on the back 40. I won't let him anywhere near my QH mare either. :-)
                        "You are a child of the universe, no less than the trees and the stars;
                        you have a right to be here." ~ Desiderata by Max Ehrmann


                        • #13

                          I love Peptoboonsmal, Doc Olena and Smart Little Lena. Wow!

                          Why are they selling?


                          • #14
                            Looks very well bred to me, lots of cow there.

                            I have two with many of the same big name sires in their lineage, (one mare, one gelding), and they are both great horses.
                            There are friends and faces that may be forgotten, but there are horses that never will be. - Andy Adams


                            • #15



                              and a video:


                              I couldn't find where he was for sale....but IS standing at stud.


                              • #16
                                Now that's my kind of QH- I rode a Doc bar son years ago in Colorado, he was a wonderful horse, super smart, awesome mellow tempermant, and by far the softest fur I have ever felt...and his coat was amazingly shiny- he looked very similar to this lovely horse.


                                • #17
                                  Oooh, he is gorgeous. What a nice head on him too...
                                  "Remain relentlessly cheerful."

                                  Graphite/Pastel Portraits


                                  • #18
                                    Went back further in his pedigree and what bugs me is that the pedigree writers put down the pre-1942 horses breed as Quarter Horse.
                                    How can they do that if the breed didn't exist before then?
                                    I would like to know if they were actually morgan, thoroughbred, draft, arabian or just ranch horses with build and talent.
                                    A pussycat of a horse with a chewed off tail won the triple crown, The Cubs won the world series and Trump won the Presidency.
                                    Don't tell me 'It can't be done.'


                                    • #19
                                      What use are you looking for?

                                      Very 'pretty' horse, watched the video, but not moving out, moves too slow, can't run, for the fast circles, a bit better on the run downs. Not solid as a real reiner. Built and carries himself more in a pleasure frame. Would be better as Western Riding class horse IMHO. Not built for cutting either. We had one bred for cutting that was built this way, he did okay for the DDs in 4-H at state level, in reining and horsemanship pattern riding, but was not cut out for futurity stuff. But he could 'run' also and collect up in a frame like this horse. He had the bunched up burst of speed, this horse doesn't have any of that.
                                      Don't let anyone tell you that your ideas or dreams are foolish. There is a millionaire walking around who invented the pool noodle.


                                      • #20
                                        Brilliant pedigree. Pony's grandma is right.