Gumz Farms’ Weekly Stallion Profile: Huntin For Chocolate
Today’s stallion: Huntin For Chocolate – top pedigree and performance – top offspring
This stud is quickly becoming known as one of the great young sires of the pleasure horse industry. A stunning stallion, Huntin For Chocolate stands 15.3 hands and is a striking gray.
Huntin For Chocolate is a proven performer with an incredible record starting early out with multiple futurity wins in the open and non pro western pleasure. In 2000, he won the World Championships in the Amateur Western Pleasure at the AQHA World Show. That year, he was Reserve World Champion in the Junior Western Pleasure as well. In 2001, he entered the western riding arenas, winning the 2002 congress Championship in the Senior Western Riding as well as the AQHA Honor Roll Championship in Western Riding. Besides these amazing futurity and high profile wins, he has multiple superior event awards to his credit and an amazing 277 performance points.
Huntin For Chocolate combines his obviously successful show career with a strong popular pedigree. He is sired by leading pleasure horse producer, Zips Chocolate Chip, who has sired countless World and Congress Champions in a variety of events. Zips Chocolate Chip is by Zippos Pine Bar and out of Fancy Blue Chip. His dam, Hunting Del, brings a unique bloodline to the traditional western pleasure horse. She was successfully shown in Open, Amateur and Novice Amateur events. As a broodmare, her success rate is incredible! 100% of her foals are performers. Her breeding brings a great outcross of genetics and size to the package.
Now Huntin For Chocolate is not only known as a great show horse, but also an exceptional sire. Besides amazing talent and movement, his foals possess trainability, personality, and great minds. Currently, 60% of his foals are gray with 75% color production on paint mares. This is unparalleled in the industry. Huntin For Chocolate’s produce record for a young sire is quickly propelling him to the top of the sire list, both within the United States and abroad. Some of his get’s amazing successes are: AQHA World Champions, The All American Quarter Horse Congress Champions, AQHA Select World Champions, NSBA World Champions, Reichert Celebration Champions, Tom Powers Futurity Champions, Southern Belle Futurity Champions, and countless superior event awards and ROMS.
Semen is available internationally throughout Europe and Australia. Huntin For Chocolate is standing at Gumz Farms in Morganfield, Kentucky. You may visit his website at www.rodrockranches.com . For more information on breeding to Huntin For Chocolate, visit Gumz Farms’ website at www.gumzfarms.com