NOTES: NCHA Super Stakes nominated. Breeders Invitational eligible.
SIRE: METALLIC CAT (2005). $637,711: NCHA Horse of the Year. A 2018 & 2019 RGP #1 Leading Sire of Cutting Money-Earners; 2018 & 2019 AQHA #1 Leading Sire of Cowboy Events Point-Earners; 2019 RGP #2 Leading Sire of Ranch Horse Money-Earners; an RGP Top 5 All-Time Leading Sire of Cutting & RCH Money-Earners. Sire of 1,178 money-earners, $31,795,192, and earners of 4,292 AQHA points, including METALLIC REBEL ($438,315: NCHA Horse of the Year, NCHA Hall of Fame), PURPLE REYN ($364,059: NCHA Non-Pro Horse of the Year), BITTERSWEET ($210,414: NCHA Non-Pro Horse of the Year), METALLIC CD ($22,284 and 291 AQHA points: AQHA World Champion Senior Heeling Horse, Superior Heeling), METALLIC HERITAGE ($15,615 and 68 AQHA points: AQHA World Champion Amateur Boxing Horse, Superior Amateur Working Cow Horse Boxing), METALLICAT ($14,834 and 35.5 AQHA points: AQHA World Champion Senior Heading Horse), HASHTAGS ($485,293: NCHA World Champion; NCHA Hall of Fame), METELES CAT ($437,016: AQHA World Champion Junior Cutting Horse twice; NCHA Hall of Fame), STEVIE REY VON ($420,903: NCHA Open Futurity Champion; NCHA Hall of Fame), CATILLAC REYS ($305,077: NCHA Non-Pro Co-World Champion), COPPERISH ($265,834: Bonanza Open Derby Co-Champion), PEDEL TO THE METALL ($246,060: Showdown in Cowtown Summer 4/6-Year-Old Slot Cutting Champion; NCHA Gold Award), TALIATE ($228,054: 7th NCHA Open Futurity), MISTRESSSIS ($223,549: split 4th NCHA Open Futurity).
DAM: SHINE WITH DESIRE (2009). Dam of 5 AQHA foals. Full sister to SPARK WITH DESIRE (finalist in the NRCHA $7,500 Limited Open Futurity). Half-sister to STYLISH SIOUX ($3,128 and 7.5 AQHA points: Justin Ricke Memorial Reining Int. Open class winner), DESIREAREDHOTSIOUX (AQHA point-earner: money-earner, AQHA World Junior Cutting Level 2 qualifier), and a daughter of SHINING SPARK, $62,674 and 17 AQHA points: AQHA World Champion Junior Reining Horse, AQHA World Champion Junior Reining Horse. RGP #1 All-Time Leading Sire of RCH Money-Earners; AQHA #1 All-Time Leading Sire of Cowboy Events Point-Earners; an RGP Top 10 All-Time Sire of Reining Money-Earners. Sire of 718 money-earners, $10,383,767, and earners of 37,099 AQHA points, including A SHINER NAMED SIOUX ($161,891: AQHA World Champion Junior Working Cow Horse), SHINE SMARTLY ($130,249: AQHA World Champion Senior Working Cow Horse), SPARKING TRAIN ($112,274 and 212.5 AQHA points: AQHA World Champion Senior Heading Horse, Superior Heeling), SHINING SMOKIN SPARK ($61,310 and 728.5 AQHA points: AQHA World Champion Senior Heading Horse, AQHA Performance Champion), SPARKLING CEE ($41,487 and 878.5 AQHA points: AQHA World Champion Senior Heeling Horse, Superior Heading), SHINER BOCK ($37,450 and 677 AQHA points: AQHA World Champion Senior Heading Horse, Superior Heading), SHINING N SASSY ($259,262: NRHA Open Futurity Champion), MISS REY O SHINE ($159,715: 5th NRBC Open Derby), SMART SHINETTA ($132,394: 4th NRCHA Open Futurity), SHINE LIKE HAIL ($115,938 and 59 AQHA points: NRCHA Open Futurity Reserve Champion).