2014 Buckskin Filly

2014 Buckskin Filly  (Owned by Jeff Kunzler of Kunzler Livestock in Benson, UT)


This gorgeous filly is by Rio Starlight who is a 15.2 hand 1,200 lb buckskin with a great confirmation to go with his great pedigree. He is by Grays Starlight, an all time Leading Sire producing over $10 million in cutting (NCHA), reined cow horse (NRCHA) and reining horses (NRHA).  In 2007 Grays Starlight was the Leading Sire of Broodmares sold in both NRHA and NRCHA sales and the second leading sire of broodmares sold in NCHA sales. Grays Starlight is by AQHA/NCHA Hall of Fame Inductee Peppy San Badger, the all time number 2 sire $28 Million of performance horses. Rio is out of Smokin Kitty Rio the 1993 NCHA Open Reserve World Champion with earnings exceeding $65.000. Smokin Kitty Rio is by NCHA and NRCHA greats Smokin JoseDoc Quixote and AQHA/NRHA Hall of Fame Mr Gun Smoke.

Rio has his ROM in Reining and qualified for the 2004 AQHA world show in reining. Rio was being shown in the working cow horse events and has won multiple events, qualifying for the 2006 AQHA world show; he was also be shown at the Working Cow Horse World Show.

This filly is out of a mare by I'll Be Smart with offspring earnings in excess of $1.4 million. The $77,400 money-earner is a full brother to Smart Little Lena, he’s by Doc O’Lena and out of Smart Peppy – and is an Equi-Sat All-Time Leading Cutting Sire and 2007 NRCHA Leading Sire.  On this filly's pedigree you will find great sires such as Doc Bar, Poco Bueno, Leo San, and Peppy San.  With this nice little filly you will not be disappointed!

This filly is going to be a beautiful mare with a buttermilk color and plenty of character in her mane and tail.  She is built to carry you all day with a short strong back and thick straight legs.  She is bred for speed, athleticism, intelligence and versatility.  With this filly you will be able to use her as a cow horse, rope horse, cutting, team penning or reining horse.  With her pedigree and versatility you will not be disappointed and will be able to use her as a broodmare for years to come.  Check her out!



Ill Be Starlight Now











Sire: Rio Starlight

   Rio Starlight       Grays Starlight  
  Peppy San Badger   
   Mr San Peppy
   Sugar Badger
   Docs Starlight
   Doc Bar
   Tasa Tivio
   Smokin Kitty Rio   
   Smokin Jose
   Jose Uno
   Gunsmoke Ripple   
   Quixote Kitty
   Doc Quixote
   Athena Brooks


Dam:  I'll Be Tari Now

   Ill Be Tari Now       Ill Be Smart
   Doc Olena
   Doc Bar
   Poco Lena
   Smart Peppy
   Peppy San
   Royal Smart
   Whose Tari Now   
   Doc Tari
   Doc Bar
   Puros Linda
   Poco Holly Jo   
   Poco Bay Barton   
   Holly Joe Little