Top 5 Ranch Horse Sires of 2020

Top 5 Ranch Horse Sires of 2020

What were the top ranch horse bloodlines in 2020? View the top sires and their money-earners.

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What are the top ranch horse bloodlines? 

These statistics, powered by the American Quarter Horse Association's QData, were compiled from January 1 to December 31, 2020. The figures represent offspring earnings, number of money earners, average earnings and each sire's leading money earner for 2020.

Without further ado, the leading ranch horse sires of 2020:

5. Lil Joe Cash

2008 sorrel (Nu Chex To Cash-RS Lilly Starlight by Grays Starlight)
Breeders: Kurt and Angie Harris of Oakdale, California
Owner: Lil Joe Cash Inc. of Waco, Texas
Offspring Earnings: $12,590
Money Earners: 6
Average Earnings: $2,098
No. 1 Money Earner: Crowd Pleaser, 2014 sorrel gelding out of DA Steady Holiday by Steady Tradition, $7,736

4. Peptos Stylin Cowboy

2005 red dun (Peptos Stylish Oak-Zans Diamond Sugar by Zans Diamond Joker)
Breeder: Terry Stuart Forst of Waurika, Oklahoma
Owners: Stuart Ranch/A Bar Ranch of Claremore, Oklahoma
Offspring Earnings: $18,500
Money Earners: 2
Average Earnings: $9,250
No. 1 Money Earner: Cowboys Stylin A 546, 2015 red run gelding out of Wranglers Stylish by Doc's Wrangler, $10,500

3. Show Me A Song Joes

2002 palomino (Mr Joes Song-Show Me Gold Money by Mr Sonny Money)
Breeder: Shaun L Rhoads of Eden, Utah
Owner: Mike Van Egdom of Rock Valley, Iowa
Offspring Earnings: $23,452
Money Earners: 6
Average Earnings: $3,909
No. 1 Money Earner: Tanquery Sixes, 2015 buckskin gelding out of Sixes Tanquery by Tanquery Gin, $17,764

Son of Show Me A Song Joes on

CT Show Me Your Guns

(out of Seven S Gunsan Roses by Playgun)

2. Woody Be Tuff

2001 sorrel (Nitas Wood-Tuffs Junie by Tuff Lena)
Breeder: Craig Crumpler of Wichita Falls, Texas
Owner: Center Ranch of Centerville, Texas
Offspring Earnings: $24,010
Money Earners: 10
Average Earnings: $2,401
No. 1 Money Earner: Raised On It, 2014 sorrel gelding out of CR Shes Uh Secret by Peptoboonsmal, $9,428

1. Metallic Cat

2005 red roan (High Brow Cat-Chers Shadow by Peptoboonsmal)
Breeder: The Roan Rangers of Weatherford, Texas
Owner: Rocking P Ranch LLC of Fort Worth, Texas
Offspring Earnings: $27,243
Money Earners: 22
Average Earnings: $1,238
No. 1 Money Earner: Precious Metalz, 2014 sorrel mare out of Starlights Liz by Grays Starlight, $8,007

Sons of Metallic Cat on

Dandy Cat

(out of DMAC Dandy Devine by Smart Little Abner)

HQ Helluva Cat 

(out of Bound To White Chex by Helluva Chex)

Metallic Echo

(out of Mizz Tazwood by Pepto Taz)


Metallic Masterpiece 

(out of Kings Masterpiece by Peppy San Badger)

Metallic Rey Mink

(out of Dual Rey Mink by Dual Rey)

Red Hot Metal 

(out of Spots Hot Shot by Spots Hot)


Ridin A Metallic 

(out of Sweet Shorty Lena by Shorty Lena)


(out of The Smart Look by Smart Little Lena)

Slooow Ride  

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