The Tongue River Ranch reference sires include the following:
(Peptoboonsmal x Brazos Lynx)
NCHA money-earning son of the No. 8 all-time leading cutting sire PEPTOBOONSMAL. Pepcid arrived at Tongue River Ranch in 2004 and his first full crop arrived in 2005. His colts are intelligent, gentle, good travelers and easily trained. He is the sire of cutting, reining and ranch horse money-earners including Tongue River Ranch Bred TRR MR GUNFIGHTER (RHAA WRCA Amarillo Ranch Hand Winner), and TRR MS STRAIGHT BOON (SHOT year-end ALL Around Novice Leader). Pepcid’s dam BRAZOS LYNX was an NCHA Non-Pro breeders finalist and has also produced a AQHYA Reserve World Champion.
(Peppy San Badger x Docs Starlight)
NRCHA and NRHA all-time leading sire, siring earners of more than $1,100,000 and 2500 AQHA points including the only two-time AQHA versatility Ranch World Champion. PIW is becoming just as famous as a broodmare sire (a leading cutting maternal grandsire) whose daughters have produced countless money earning performers (with daughters already producing earners of $377,000). Paddys Irish Whiskey stands at the 6666 Ranch. Tongue River Ranch is a syndicated member, breeding many mares each year to the stallion.
Frozen semen only — $1,500
TRR Big Iron has returned to Tongue River! He has sired some of Tongue River’s top performance horses including TRR Sharlena Kat, a 2009 gelding also known as “Moose” and TRR Big Oak, a 2011 Gelding also known as “Angus”. Both horses have taken the ranch to the winners circle time after time with Top Horse awards and many RHAA finals qualifications. Big Iron is out of one of the great sires Playgun with over $100,000.00 in earnings. Playgun’s offspring have proven themselves in the show ring as well with earnings of over $8,000,000. TRR Big Iron’s first foal crop after arriving back to TRR arrived in 2017.
(Mecom Blue x Special PM Toddy)
Medicinal Mecom Blue came to TRR in the Spring of 2010 and his first full crop arrived in 2011. He is an own son of the well-known Wichita Ranch stallion, Mecom Blue, an NCHA Open Derby finalist and a top 20 leading cutting sire whose foals have earned more than $2,000,000. With Medicinal Mecom Blue’s royally bred pedigree, great confirmation and striking color backed by versatile performers, his offspring make quite an impression.
(Dual R Smokin X Patty La Dual)
The Son of the great sire Dual R Smokin that has over $200,000.00 of NCHA earnings. His Dam is Patty la Dual that had over $100,000.00 of NCHA earnings. Grinch With A Gun came to Tongue River Ranch in December of 2014. His pedigree with TRR mares will be a great cross. Grinch is a strong, well balanced stallion with good size and bone structure. His first foal crop will hit the ground in 2018.