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A good stallion is important; but a good mare is imperative. We have great confidence in the type of foals our mares will produce because we RIDE OUR MARES. We know how quick they learn, their mindset, disposition and athletic ability before we breed them.

 

Smooth Steady (Smoothie)

AQHA  1999 Palomino Mare

80% NFQHA Registered

18.75% Doc Bar ~ 15.625% King

 

Smoothie is the total package!  She is a DAUGHTER of Steady Tradition x Smart Little Lena x Docs Steady Date.  On bottom Smoothie's dam is a DAUGHTER of Smooth Herman x a daughter of Cutter Bill.  Smoothie has a power packed pedigree, is a great working ranch mare AND puts really nice colts on the ground.

 

 

Click below to view Smoothie's pedigree

(http://www.allbreedpedigree.com/smooth+steady)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Speedy Mandrift  (Speedy)

AQHA  2001 Brown Mare ~

Homozygous Black - EE

97% NFQHA Registered

~~~  26.5% Driftwood ~~~

 

Speedy is a daughter of Setumup Speedy out of a daughter of Mandrift.  Lots of Great Driftwood bloodlines ... with some Poco Bueno and Hancock thrown in.

 

Speedy will be pasture exposed to Blue Hayes Drifter for a 2012 foal.  Resulting foal will be 18% Driftwood, homozygous black and roan!

 

Click below to view Speedy's pedigree

(http://www.allbreedpedigree.com/speedy+mandrift)

 

Picture updated 6-29-2010

 

 

 

Lil Piney Honey Wood (Lily)

AQHA  2001 Dun Mare

95% NFQHA Registered

18.75% Orphan Drift ~

9.375% Driftwood ~ 7% King

   

Lily is broke to ride and is a nice working ranch mare. Great bloodlines... Driftwood, Blue Try,  Okie Leo,  Poco Bueno, Pretty Buck, Blackburn, Paul A, Eternal Sun and King.  Lily is another great driftwood bred mare... with the dun gene an added bonus. 

 

Lily has been exposed to Blue Hayes Drifter for a possible Feb/March 2012 foal.  Foal will be 10% Driftwood, bay/dun roan!

 

Click below to view Lily's pedigree

(http://www.allbreedpedigree.com/lil+piney+honey+wood)

 

picture updated 6-30-11

 

 

 

Mrs Poco Dun It  ( Poco )

AQHA  2001 Dun Mare

93% NFQHA Registered ~ HERDA tested N/N

11% Poco Bueno ~ 14.45% Blackburn

 

Poco was broke to ride as a 3 y/o but has not been ridden in several years.  She is Blackburn, Pretty Boy breeding at it's best on top, with Dart Bar and Blue Valentine on bottom.

 

Poco has been exposed to Blue Hayes Drifter for a possible February/March 2012 foal.  Poco is one of our best producers.  Will be a NICE, bay/dun roan.

 

Click below to view Ms Poco's  pedigree

(http://www.allbreedpedigree.com/mrs+poco+dun+it)

 

 

 

 

PX Driften Badger  (Drifty)

AQHA  2002 Buckskin Mare

94% NFQHA Registered

7.8125% Driftwood

 

Drifty was broke to ride and is a nice working ranch mare, before she was put in the broodmare band. She is the perfect combination of foundation breeding, that includes the timeless Driftwood - Hancock cross on top, along with Poco Bueno, Grey Badger, Three Bars and Sugar Bars on bottom.  

 

Drifty is being pasture exposed to Frosty for a nice 2012 foal.

 

Click below to view Drifty's pedigree

(http://www.allbreedpedigree.com/px+driften+badger)

 

picture updated 6-29-2010

  

 

 

 

Sheza Lockett (Gracie)

AQHA  2004 Chestnut Mare

92% NFQHA Registered

31.25% Orphan Drift ~ 18% Driftwood

 

OFFERED FOR SALE

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Gracie is broke to ride and has developed into a nice working ranch mare. Gracie was born on the Lockett Ranch in AZ.  She is a daughter of Pokey Boy Jake with outcrosses of Joe Hancock, Poco Bueno, Docs Zimfandel, Peppy, Old Sorrel, Joe Reed and many more.

 

 

Click below to view Gracie's pedigree

(http://www.allbreedpedigree.com/sheza+lockett)

 

picture updated 11-6-2010

 

 

Ikes Wildwood Bomber  (Skeeter)

AQHA 2006 Smokey Black Filly

Homozygous Black - EE, plus creme gene

86% NFQHA Registered

25% Driftwood Ike ~ 14% Driftwood

 

This filly's sire is an own son of White Lighting Ike out of a daughter of Wayward Ike, with Driftwood Ike, War Drift, Peponita, Buzz Bar, Music Mount, Scooter S, plus MANY more AQHA Legends in her pedigree.  This filly is level headed and has been working cattle. Skeeter is doing very well under saddle.

 

Click below to view Skeeter's pedigree

http://www.allbreedpedigree.com/mesquitewood+12

 

Picture updated 4-16-11

 

 

 

DriftNBlonde Vaquera (Quera)

AQHA 2006 Perlino Filly

85% NFQHA Researched (Not Registered)

25% Orphan Drift ~ 25% Driftwood Ike

12.5% Driftwood

 

This nice filly's papers are a who's who in AQHA.  She is an OWN daughter of Drifts Vaquero ( Orphan Drift x Katy Was A Lady ) out of a daughter of Colonel Tycoon ( Colonel Freckles x Dee Bars Beaver x Docs Dee Bar).  Maternal grand dam is Moore Super who is a full sibling to Mel Potter's Lone Drifter.  Quera is level headed with good conformation,  bone/feet AND a guaranteed color producer!   Quera has been started under saddle and is doing very well.

 

Quera has been exposed to Blue Hayes Drifter for a 2012 foal.  Foal will be Driftwood bred ~ buckskin roan / smoky blue roan foal.

 

Click "here"  to view Quera's pedigree

 

Picture updated 8-4--2011

 

 

 

Picture updated 8-4-2011

Ikes Whiskey BayB (Whiskey)

AQHA 2007 Bay Filly ~ Homozygous Black - EE

88% NFQHA Registered

50% White Lighting Ike ~  31.25% Driftwood Ike 

18% Driftwood  

 

  This filly's pedigree is the who's who in Driftwood breeding.  Paternal half sister to black filly above. Both dam and sire  are own daughter / son of White Lighting Ike, which makes this nice filly 50% White Lighting Ike.  Add Driftwood Ike, Wayward Ike, War Drift, Ettabo and Lucky Blanton to her pedigree. Whiskey is level headed with good conformation and bone/feet... and VERY athletic .  Whiskey has been started under saddle and is doing very well.

 

Click below to view Whiskey's pedigree

http://www.allbreedpedigree.com/mesquitewood+7

 

 

 

 

Mesquitewood 3407 (Charra)

AQHA 2007 Perlino filly

50% Drifts Vaquero ~ 25% Driftwood Ike ~ 25% Orphan Drift

25% White Lighting Ike ~ 13% Driftwood blood

 

OFFERED FOR SALE

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WOW..Another great Driftwood bred filly.  This filly is double bred Drifts Vaquera, with Drifts Vaquero (x2), Orphan Drift (x2) and White Lighting Ike (x2) ALL ON HER PAPERS!!!!   These perlino Driftwood fillies are so much a like it's hard to tell the difference when looking at them.  I have to look at their brands on the hips.  NOTHING wrong with these fillies, just too many mares.

 

 

Click below to view Charra's pedigree

http://www.allbreedpedigree.com/mesquitewood3407

 

 

Pictures taken on 7-22-2011

 

 

 

Mesquitewood 3107 (blondie)

AQHA 2007 Perlino filly

25% Driftwood Ike ~ 13% Driftwood blood

 

OFFERED FOR SALE

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This filly's sire: Driftin Lightwood is a son of Drifts Vaquera x daughter of White Lighting Ike.  Dam is a daughter of Colonel Tycoon (AQHA ROM Performance - P91), Colonel Freckles x Dee Bars Beaver, x Super Moore (full sibling to Mel Potter's Lone Drifter).  Drifts Vaquero, Orphan Drift, White Lighting Ike, Colonel Freckles and Driftwood Ike ALL ON HER PAPERS!!!!  Blondie is paternal half sister to Charra above and maternal half sister to Quera, 2006 filly above.  NOTHING wrong with these fillies, just too many mares.

 

Click below to view Blondie's pedigree

http://www.allbreedpedigree.com/mesquitewood3107

 

 

Pictures taken on 5-2-2010

 

 

 

Wyo Smarty (Sierra)

AQHA 2008 Grulla Roan Filly

90% NFQHA Registered

 

15.23% Texas Blue Bonnet

14.06% Blue Valentine  ~   6.5% Leo

18.75% Plenty Try (Gooseberry x Heather Dividend)

 

Throw in some Depth Charge, Hard Twist, Three Bars (Dart Bar, Sugar Bars, Cee Bars), Poco Bueno  and Music Mount.  Conformationally correct, pretty head, straight legs, good bone/feet, very athletic and a sweet disposition.  Sierra just gets better with time.  Sierra will be started under saddle this summer.

 

Click below to view Sierra's pedigree

http://www.allbreedpedigree.com/smarttry08filly

 

Picture updated 6-1-11

 

 

 

FUTURE BROODMARES....  These are fillies that we have decided to keep or bought as future riders and/or  broodmares.  They are as nice as it gets.  Conformationally, bloodlines, good minded, etc...... excellent prospects.

Crystal Coded (Izzy)

APHA 2009 Grulla Tobiano Filly

 

This little filly's pedigree speaks for itself. Sire, AQHA ~ Mr. Barbie Cody Jac,  (Hollywood Jac 86 x daughter of Joe Cody),  is a paternal half brother to Hollywood Dun It.  Izzy is the ONLY grulla tobiano filly out of Mr Barbie Cody Jac.  Dam is a daughter of QT Poco Streke x McBear Crystal.   You will search a very long time to find another filly like Izzy... I KNOW... I've looked!!  She is an exceptional filly!  With this good Texas grass, Izzy is really starting to fill out and has good leg and bone under her!

 

Above photo was taken on 4-25-2011.

Above photo was taken 4-25-2011.

Click "here" to see more pictures of Izzy, updated 8-4-11.

 

Click below to view Izzy's pedigree

http://www.allbreedpedigree.com/Crystal+Coded

 

 

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Poco Diamond Drifter (Sadie)

 

AQHA 2009 Black Filly

85% NFQHA eligible

Hancock Poco Rip x Miss Hancock Jaybird

 

Exceptional cross.  Full sister, Whiskers, 2007 AQHA filly was by far the best colt we have EVER raised.  Sadie is just as NICE!

Click "here" to see Sadie's pedigree

Updated picture taken 5-15-2010

 

 

Chiquita Frey Babe (Chica)

AQHA 2009 Black filly

83% NFQHA eligible

Hancock Poco Rip x Smooth Steady

 

We wanted to keep a filly out of Smoothie and Frosty.  Chica is as nice as they get!

 

Click "here" to see Chica's pedigree

 

picture taken on 5-30-2010

 

 

 

Ikes KatyWood Flash (Katy)

Whiskey Ike HK x Woody Flash

2009 AQHA Smokey Brown filly

86% NFQHA registered

31% Driftwood Ike, 17% Driftwood

Homozygous Black - EE

 

This nice filly is 3/4 sister to Skeeter above.  Her sire is an own son of White Lighting Ike out of a daughter of Wayward Ike, with Driftwood Ike, War Drift, Peponita, and Flashy Yen (full sibling to Lone Drifter) on bottom.  She is very athletic and will make a nice ranch horse. Update: 4/3/2010 - DNA tests confirm that Katy is a smokey brown, she is brown with a creme gene.

 

click "here" to see Katy's pedigree

 

Updated picture taken on 8-4-2011

 

Poco Aaronwood Dun (Miya)

Hancock Poco Rip x Lil Piney Honey Wood

2010 AQHA Buckskin Dun filly

91% NFQHA eligible

DNA tested:  Ee Aa nCr Dd

 

Miya is the perfect combination of Blue Valentine, Driftwood, Poco Bueno, and Blackburn bloodlines.  Crossing Frosty with Lily is a magic cross so we have decided to keep Miya to see how she matures.  She is a very nice filly; pretty head, kind eye, straight legs and good bone, conformationally correct, smart and athletic.  Miya is already as tall as Lily, she is going to be tall like Frosty.  She should mature 15h+  She is the total package and should excel in many directions.

 

click "here" to see Miya's pedigree

 

Updated picture taken on 4-16-2011

 

 

 

TooDun Awesome Kitty  (Kitty)

Awesome Cougarand x Map Miss Quincy Wood

2010 AQHA Amber Champagne Dun filly

83% NFQHA registered ~ ICHR registered

Tested HERDA N/N

DNA tested:  Ee Aa nCh Dd

 

Kitty is the perfect combination of performance and foundation breeding.  With Peppy San Badger, Doc Bar and King Ranch lines on top and Driftwood, Two Eyed Jack, Sir Quincy Dan and Joe Hancock on bottom. This filly is bred to excel in many directions.  Kitty has a pretty head, great disposition, kind eye, good bone, conformationally correct, smart and athletic.  And icing on the cake.... Kitty carries the very rare combination of Champagne + dun genes.  She is the total package.

 

click "here" to see Kitty's pedigree

 

picture taken on 8-4-2011

 

Horses know nothing of money, status, beauty, or accomplishment ..... Horses see only our hearts, and they accept or reject us based on what they find within us.  In short, horses do naturally what humans can pass a lifetime without ever mastering.           Mary Midkiff

TAKE PRIDE IN WHO YOU ARE!!!!

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