ROPE & BARREL HORSE PAGE


Our rope and barrel horses are quiet, well-mannered horses that will have athleticism, speed, and rate.  Our horses will be safe in the gate, good in the box, rate to cattle, have a nice handle, and stay willing.  We also ride these horses out on the trails/ranch.  They are not just barrel and rope horses.  It is important to have a well- rounded horse that enjoys what they are doing.  Read the full ads, watch the video's, and be sure to call!!  We will love to hear from you! 


FRITZ IGGY aka "Dollar"

FRITZ IGGY aka "Dollar" is a gorgeous 8 yr old AQHA, 15.1 hh, great legs and feet, and built to last.  Dollar is a ranch horse, trail horse, arena, roping, barrels, ANYTHING.  He is a true all around gelding.  He neck reins, moves off of leg pressure, side-passes, straight back up, and rides in any kind of bridle or hackamore.  He stands for mounting/dismounting, stands for saddling and tying, bridling, stands for bathing and the farrier.  He trailers great, gets along with others, and is an easy keeper.  On the ranch/trail- Dollar moves out nicely, has been in the tougher country, thru water, goes out alone or in a group with no problems, and is not a horse looking to spook at everything.  He has been used for branding, gathering, doctoring, feed lot work, open/close gates, and overnight trips.  He knows all aspects of ranch work.  He's also accustomed to dogs, tractors, quads, traffic, etc.  In the arena, he quietly picks up his leads, is SMOOTH, neck reins, flying lead changes, pulls the tire, and side passes.  He carries a flag, rope the Heel-O-Matic, track cattle, and does all games in the arena.  He is started on both head and heel sides out of the box and will be a top notch rope horse with finishing.  He is lightly started on the barrels and is trotting the pattern.  He will be a 1-2 D caliber barrel horse.  He is an excellent finished team sorting, ranch sorting, or team penning horse.  If you are looking for a true all around, broke, athletic gelding to take you where you want to go outside or in the arena- be sure to call on Dollar.  He would make a perfect HS Rodeo, College Rodeo, or open rodeo horse.  Suited best for Intermediate Riders and up.  He is utd on shots, worming, teeth, feet, and is in good shape.  Look for his video soon!    
 




NU BARS INVESTMENT aka "DANDY"**SOLD**

Nu Bars Investment aka "Dandy" is a gorgeous 2012 registered AQHA buckskin mare, 14.3 hh, 1100 lbs, great legs and feet, and has an excellent conformation.  This is a filly we have raised and trained.  She is out of the famous NU BARS BUENO- a Dun stallion who has a proven record in AQHA, including: Show Performance Points-68.5, ROM Performance, AQHA World Show Top Ten Heeling, and the Sire of AQHA, NFQHA, ABRA, and IBHA Point Earners, ROMs, Halter Champions, Futurity winners and Money Earners in events such as Roping, Halter, Western Pleasure, Barrels, and Cutting.  This nice filly also goes back to NU BARS TWIST-  The IQHBA Reserve Champion Working Cowhorse, Intermountain Reining Champion, CIF Bridle Champion, and IBHA Honor Roll.  He is also the sire of world qualifiers in Heading and heeling.  Sire of AQHA point earners in Halter, WP, Reining, Heeling, Heading, and Calf Roping. ROM in performance and sire of NCHA NRHA money earners.  


On the bottom side- Dandy is out of PRINCIPLE INVESTMENT-  66 AQHA Performance Points, the 1989 NSBA High Point Two Year Old, and the 1989 NSBA High Money Earner All Ages. His Championships at most of the Major Futurities garnered earnings in cash and prizes in excess of $75,000.  He is AQHA's 13th all time money making sire!  


The pedigree list goes on and on-including Leo, Tiger Leo, Three Bars, and Poco Bueno. Dandy is bred to be athletic, level-headed, and competitive.  She has solid Natural Horsemanship Foundation Training from the ground up.  She has an excellent handle in the arena and out on the trail and ranch.  She rides quiet, is light, and SUPER smooth.  She rides in a snaffle or hackamore, moves off of leg, flexes both sides, has a big stop, straight back up, and is responsive and willing.  She has excellent ground manners, stands tied quietly at the tie rail, bathes, clips, excellent for the farrier (is currently barefoot), stands for grooming and saddling, stands for mounting/dismounting, stands quietly next to other horses, loads/unloads great, hauls great, and is easy to catch out in pasture.  In the arena, Dandy is quiet, lopes smooth circles, picks up her leads nicely, flying lead changes, has a nice stop, moves off of leg pressure, haunch turns, is roping the Heel-O-Matic, has worked cattle on the fence, and shows promise as an All Around horse, Ranch Versatility, Rope horse, Trail Trials, Mounted Shooting, Barrel, Gymkhana, or even Western Dressage.  Outside of the arena, Dandy shines.  She moves out nicely with a ground covering walk, has been in tough country, town trails, the river, rocky terrain, and hills.  She has also been on overnight trips, gathering cattle, and to brandings.  She is not a spooky horse, has been around traffic, quads, big rigs, hikers, bicycles, dogs, kids, cattle, turkey, deer, and other wildlife.  You can go out alone or in a group with no problems, is not barn sour, and can go anywhere in the line for a group trail ride.  Dandy would excel as a ranch horse, trail horse, and trail trial competitions.  Dandy is UTD on her shots, worming, feet, and teeth.  She is in shape, sound, healthy, and ready to go to work.  

From the moment you get her out to ride- to the time you put her away- she is a joy to be around and puts a smile on your face.  
If you are looking for a beautiful, athletic, willing, broke partner to go in any direction with from trails and ranch work to the barrel racing, roping, or Mounted Shooting events in the arena- Be sure to call on Dandy!!!