Consider Paint Sire, A Scenic Impulse, this Breeding Season
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A Scenic Impulse, is not only known as a great show horse, but also an exceptional sire. Currently, he has a 75% color production rate on both quarter and paint mares. Photos © Kelly Graphics

Rodrock Ranches present their colorful edition to their legacy of breeding Champions, A Scenic Impulse. A stunning stallion--he stands 15.2 hands and is a rich chestnut overo. He is quickly becoming known as one of the great young sires of the paint pleasure horse industry.

A Scenic Impulse is stunningly beautiful with his near flawless conformation, exceptional movement, and overall balance. His eye appeal is undeniable. However, his disposition is one of his best attributes, as he is extremely gentle and kind.

A Scenic Impulse is a proven performer with an incredible record starting early out with a historic futurity win in the 2004 $90,000 Color Classic at the Reichert Celebration. His first two showings yielded winnings of nearly $40,000.

A Scenic Impulse combines a successful show career with a strong popular pedigree. He is sired by Reserve World Champion, A Danson Impulse. A Danson Impulse is sired by AQHA World Champion and NSBA Hall of Fame Inductee, A Sudden Impulse, and out of APHA Reserve World Champion producer, Pocosmedicinedance. A Scenic Impulse‘s dam combines some of the top APHA and AQHA bloodlines in the pleasure horse business. His dam, Ima Scenic Pinebar, is an APHA World Champion producer and sired by APHA Leading Sire, CC Cowboys Loot. As you can see, being a champion wasn’t an option--it was his genetic destiny.

Now, A Scenic Impulse, is not only known as a great show horse, but also an exceptional sire. Besides amazing talent and movement, his foals possess trainability, personality, and great minds. Currently, he has a 75% color production rate on both quarter and paint mares.

A Scenic Impulse’s produce record for a young sire is quickly propelling him to the top sire list. History was made when Scenic Ocean Drive loped to the winner's circle in the 2009 Reichert Celebration Color Classic. A great filly from his first foal crop--this win was unprecedented with a sire and daughter winning the same prestigious title and award. The winning continued with Scenic Ocean Drive, winning the 2009 APHA World Champion 2 year old western pleasure, the 2010 Reichert Celebration 3 year old open color class, and Reserve Champion honors in the Non-Pro.

Just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, history repeated itself with A Scenic Cheerleader winning the 2010 Reichert Celebration Color Classic, and reserve champion in the 2 year old color non pro western pleasure. This great filly also was the unanimous winner at the prestigious Iowa paint breeders futurity being named champion under all 4 judges in the 2 year old open western pleasure. It’s important to note that these fillies are out of completely different bloodlines and are not related.

Semen is available internationally throughout Europe and Australia and domestically in the United States and Canada. A Scenic Impulse is standing at Gumz Farms in Morganfield, Kentucky. You may visit his website at For more information on breeding to A Scenic Impulse, visit Gumz Farm's website at

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