NOTES: NRHA Sire & Dam program, NRBC enrolled, NRHA licensed. 5-Panel N/N.
SIRE: NICS LITTLE BUD (2007). $138,624: 6th NRHA Open Futurity; Scottsdale Classic Open Reining Futurity Champion; 5th NRHA Derby Int. Non-Pro; NRBC Reining 7Up Challenge Open Reserve Champion; split 3rd Reining by the Bay Open Derby; Open Perf. ROM. Half-brother to THEBETTERTOHEARUWITH ($104,853: split 9th NRHA Open Futurity). Son of NIC IT IN THE BUD, $148,644: NRCHA Stakes Open Champion: 7th NRCHA Open Futurity; NRCHA Open Derby Champion; NRCHA World's Greatest Horseman with Todd Bergen Reserve Champion; finalist in the NRHA Open Futurity; Open Perf. ROM. An RGP Top 25 All-Time Sire of RCH Money-Earners. Sire of 214 money-earners, $2,522,749, and earners of 4,507 AQHA points, including NIC N CHICS ($61,977 and 178.5 AQHA points: AQHA World Champion Amateur Working Cow Horse), NICS BLACK DIAMOND ($196,091 and 14.5 AQHA points: 4th NRHA Open Futurity), NICS LITTLE BUD ($138,624: 6th NRHA Open Futurity), KICKIT IN THE BUD ($133,098: NRBC Limited Open Derby Champion), LENAS BUDDY NIC (P) ($122,822: NRCHA Open Two [R]ein World Champion), SNIPS GOTTA BUD ($42,215: NRHA Non-Pro World Champion), NIC IT SMARTLY ($87,802 and 97.5 AQHA points: AQHA World Versatility Ranch Horse Ranch Cow Work Division Open Reserve Champion).
DAM: ROCKABYE BABY (2013). Full sister to SOLID GOLD (NRHA money-earner). A daughter of SPOOKS GOTTA WHIZ, $346,715: NRHA Open Futurity Champion; NRBC Open Derby Champion; NRHA Open Derby Champion; split 6th NRBC Open Derby; USEF National Champ Reining CRI3 Open class winner. A 2019 RGP #1 Leading Sire of Ranch Riding Money-Earners; 2019 RGP Top 5 Leading Sire of Reining Money-Earners; an RGP Top 25 All-Time Sire of Reining Money-Earners. Sire of 145 money-earners, $2,186,565, 48 AQHA point-earners, including GOTTA TWIST IT UP ($213,616: 6th Run For The Million Reining Inv. Open), SPOOKY WHIZ ($184,720: NRHA Open Futurity Champion), SPOOKS GOTTA SPARK ($132,013: 4th Run For The Million Reining Inv. Open), SPOOKS SHOW TIME ($106,943: High Roller Reining Classic Non-Pro Derby Champion), THEBETTERTOHEARUWITH ($104,853: split 9th NRHA Open Futurity), SHARP DRESSED SPOOK ($93,708 and 12.5 AQHA points: NRBC Reining Level 4 Non-Pro Derby Reserve Champion), SPOOKS GRAND SLAM ($88,729: split 3rd NRHA Non-Pro Futurity), SPOOKS GOTTA CRUSH ($58,123: Run For The Million Reining Shoot-Out Open Reserve Champion), GOTTA SHINEY DIAMOND ($50,044: split 9th NRHA Open Futurity), BABYS GOT BLUE EYES ($43,925 and 18.5 AQHA points: APHA World All-Age Amateur Reining Champion 3 times), WF SHEZ GOTTA WHIZ ($34,562: APHA World 4/7YO Reining Challenge Level 3 Non-Pro Champion), DROP YOUR GUNS ($5,055 and 84.5 AQHA points: APHA World All-Age Ranch Reining Open Champion; Superior Ranch Riding), GOTTA SPOOKY CHIC (8 AQHA points: APHA World Solid Paint-Bred Performance Halter Stallion Open Reserve Champion).