Session 3: Breeders Sale
Preferred Breeders Sale Session III hits 90%
The Preferred Breeders Sale Session III, on Friday, Dec. 13, the next-to-last day of the 2019 NCHA Futurity Sales schedule, saw an impressive peak of 90% for completed sales and a high of $120,000 on a yearling Metallic Cat filly consigned by Fults Ranch, Ltd.
My Little Denver, by Metallic Cat, is a three-quarter sister to 2016 NCHA Horse of the Year Ichis My Choice LTE $425,517, the dam of 4-year-old Sueper Trouper LTE $202,138. Sweet Abra, the daughter of second dam The Better Choice, produced 2017 NCHA Horse of the Year Metallic Rebel LTE $438,266.
My Little Denver, a bay roan filly, was purchased by Curtis Weeks, Cotulla, Tex.
Haywood Bartlett, consigned by Rockin 5 Ranch, LLC, was the day’s high-selling yearling colt. The High Brow Cat son, out of 2010 NCHA Super Stakes Open champion Reys Desire LTE $409,603, sold to Kristin Omvig, Kalispell, Mont., for $67,000.
Six-year-old SVR Look Cat Me, consigned by Wrigley Ranches, LLC, was the high-selling mare at $67,000. A daughter of The Smart Look, an all-time leading producer of earners of over $1.9 million, SVR Look Cat Me sold to Mark Cross, Davenport, Iowa, with two embryos due in 2020 by Dual Rey.
The 2019 NCHA Futurity Sales conclude on Saturday, Dec. 14 with the NCHA Futurity Cutting Horse Sale at 9:00 a.a. in Watt Arena, followed by the Select Cow Dog Demonstration and Sale. Go to www.westernbloodstock.net for complete sale catalog and results.