Breeding Foaling News
Published 12/16/2014 - 8:00 a.m. CDT

"Custom is great, easy going, phenomenal minded and the trainability of his foals is just icing on the cake!" says Clarice Cooper. Photo © Kelly Graphics

Cooper Quarter Horses of Maysville, Georgia is excited to announce the standing of superior western pleasure stallion, Custom Invitation (Custom). Owned by Stillwater Ridge Farms of Covington, Ohio, the 2003 bay stallion is a four-time Congress Top 10 Champion with points in western pleasure, western riding, and halter. "This is a great junior sire out of the leading AQHA Hall of Famer, Invitation Only," says Clarice Cooper.

Rating: 17
Breeding Foaling News
Breeding Foaling News
Published 12/14/2014 - 5:15 p.m. CDT

Although deceased, the demand for Sky Blue Boy’s frozen semen has been great and after careful consideration, the Monaco’s have decided to release the semen to approved mares in 2015. Photo © Kelly Graphics

Published 11/07/2014 - 12:47 p.m. CDT

VS Flatline is headed to collect frozen and will stand to a limited book in 2015 for overseas breeders. Photo © Impulse Photography
Due to very popular overseas demand for multiple World and Congress champion, VS Flatline, The Glover/Galyean Partnership has decided to make Kobe available for the 2015 breeding season and cut his show season short. Kobe will not be appearing at the 2014 AQHA World Show because the owners feel it is most important that they should accommodate the mare owners. 

Breeding Foaling News
Breeding Foaling News
Published 11/05/2014 - 11:27 a.m. CDT

"Domino" is a beautiful 2007 bay leopard stallion sired by the outstanding Quarter Horse, Skys Blue Boy. Photo © Kelly Graphics

Chepota Farm is excited to announce an exciting new development involving their stallion, Spot My Blue Boy. The 11-time World Champion and National Champion Appaloosa Stallion has moved to Raggio Ranch located in Pilot Point, Texas to stand for the 2015 breeding season. His 2015 stud fee is reduced to $900 to celebrate the bright new start to this stallion's breeding career. The $900 includes the first shipment and there is an Early Bird Special that if you pay in full by February 1, 2015, then the breeding fee is $500.

Published 10/25/2014 - 3:07 p.m. CDT

New breeding manager, Cindy McCraw, is happy to offer a one year only reduced stud fee of $1250. Photo © Impulse Photography
Congress Champion sire, Machine Made has had four very successful breeding seasons, thanks to Milt Alderman, Kim Dean and Rick McDonald. His first foal crop are two year-olds and the up-and-coming sire has celebrated many futurity winners as well as a 2014 Congress Champion. At this year's Congress, Justa Machine, by Machine Made, won the Two Year Old Western Pleasure Stakes Limited division with Wade Black for owner Cheryl Mullikin.

Rating: 12
Breeding Foaling News
Breeding Foaling News
Published 10/23/2014 - 8:14 a.m. CDT

"We are so grateful to the trainers, exhibitors and mare owners that allow our boys to shine at this level," says Debbi Trubee, Pine View Farm Breeding manager. Pictured here For One Knight Only by Invitation Only. Photo © NSBA
Pine View Farm, home of Invitation Only, Lazy Loper, Winnies Willy, The Best Martini and Lopin Lazy, would like to congratulate their futurity and maturity western pleasure winners so far at the Congress. The two year-old events have wrapped up and of the six classes offered for two year-olds, Pine View Farm stallions, Invitation Only and Lazy Loper sired five Champions, one Reserve Champion and nine Top 10's.

Published 10/22/2014 - 10:21 p.m. CDT

Contributing to the value for mare owners, the DeGraff Stables stallions participate in many of the Breeders Incentive programs available.
Fall is here and it is time to begin thinking of that new suitor for your favorite mare this spring! DeGraff Stables, offering the best in pleasure and performance bloodlines, are pleased to present their exceptional lineup for 2015. New to our farm for the coming season is Fiesta Fudge by Zips Chocolate Chip, owned and promoted by Myers Horse Farms Inc. We are delighted to add this genetic diversity to our World Class Stallion offering.

Breeding Foaling News
Breeding Foaling News
Published 10/21/2014 - 8:00 a.m. CDT

"It definitely wasn't expected and I was surprised. I am very pleased with our home team," says Chester Prince, pictured here with wife Anne and Dewey and Tammi Smith. Photo © GoHorseShow
"This has been a Congress of a lifetime," says Dewey Smith, Prince Farm, LLC resident trainer. "PF Premo was Grand Champion Open and Amateur Stallion and unanimous winners under all eight different judges. I've never heard of that happening before, but PF Premo is a once-in-a-lifetime horse that has a great disposition with an impressive combination of muscle and structural correctness."

Rating: 19
Published 10/20/2014 - 10:22 a.m. CDT

"The meet and greet was so fun and I am floored by the turnout," Kristen Galyean told GoHorseShow. Pictured here with Debbi Glover (left) and Christi Christensen of Highpoint. Photo © Impulse Photography
Five-time Congress Champion, VS Code Red received red carpet VIP treatment during his meet and greet with fans Sunday at Congress. The event took place in front of the Voinovich building from 1 to 3pm and Mallory Beinborn of Impulse Photography was there to photograph the gorgeous red roan stallion. The seven year-old stood quietly with his ears up and posed for pictures for over two hours while receiving kisses and pets from his many admirers.