Top Cutting Sires of 2021

Top Cutting Sires of 2021

These are the leading cutting sires of 2021. Find the top bloodlines dominating the sport of cutting.

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It can be mesmerizing to watch the cat-like athleticism and cow sense of a talented cutting horse. To be a top sire in cutting, a sire must pass on these abilities to their offspring.

These statistics, powered by the American Quarter Horse Association’s QData, were compiled from January 1 to December 31, 2021. The figures represent offspring earnings, number of money earners, average earnings and the sire’s leading money earner for 2021. presents the top cutting sires of 2021: 

10. Reyzin The Cash

2011 sorrel (Dual Rey-Spookys Cash by Miss N Cash)
Offspring Earnings: $1,076,081

9. Dual Smart Rey

2002 sorrel (Dual Rey-The Smart Look by Smart Little Lena)
Offspring Earnings: $1,169,861

8. Smooth Talkin Style 

2011 sorrel (Smooth As A Cat-Stylish Play Lena by Docs Stylish Oak)
Offspring Earnings: $1,324,912

7. Kit Kat Sugar

2008 sorrel (High Brow Cat-Sugar N Dulce by Smart Lil Ricochet)
Offspring Earnings: $1,674,812

6. Smooth As A Cat

1999 chestnut (High Brow Cat-Shes Pretty Smooth by Wheeling Peppy)
Offspring Earnings: $2,100,242

5. Once In A Blu Boon

2008 brown roan (Peptoboonsmal-Autumn Boon by Dual Pep)
Owner: Charlotte Farms Inc.
Offspring Earnings: $2,316,610
Money Earners: 202
Average Earnings: $11,468
No. 1 Money Earner: All Spice, 2017 red roan mare out of Show Biz Kitty by High Brow Cat, $137,424 

4. Dual Rey

1994 sorrel (Dual Pep-Nurse Rey by Wyoming Doc)
Owner: Linda Holmes
Offspring Earnings: $2,354,297
Money Earners: 353
Average Earnings: $6,669
No. 1 Money Earner: Duramax Dually, 2014 sorrel stallion out of That Catomine by High Brow Cat, $122,379

Sons of Dual Rey on

Dual Smart Rey

(out of The Smart Look by Smart Little Lena)

Kreyzy Horse 

(out of Shes Twice As Smooth by Smooth As A Cat)


(out of Stylish Play Lena by Docs Stylish Oak)


Rockin W

(out of Boon San Kitty by High Brow Cat)



TR Dual Rey

(out of Peppys Misty Oaks by Candy Bar Peppy)


 3. High Brow Cat

1988 chestnut (High Brow Hickory-Smart Little Kitty by Smart Little Lena)
Owner: BDB Breeders
Offspring Earnings: $2,592,797
Money Earners: 349
Average Earnings: $7,429
No. 1 Money Earner: Sanctus, 2016 sorrel stallion out of Sofie Rey by Dual Rey, $153,288 

Sons of High Brow Cat on

A Tale Of The Cat

(out of Autumn Boon by Dual Pep)


(out of MH San Tules Dually by San Tule Freckles)

Bet Hesa Cat

(out of Bet Yer Blue Boons by Freckles Playboy)



(out of Louella Again by Dual Pep)

Cowtowns Cat 

(out of Cute Little Magic by Haidas Magic)

High Brow CD 

(out of Sweet Little CD by CD Olena)


Hydrive Cat 

(out of Ruby Tuesday Dna by Peppy San Badger)

Stylin Cat

(out of Stylish Freckles by Docs Stylish Oak)

Tapt Dancin Cat  

(out of Tapt Twice by Dual Pep)


Very Special Cat 

(out of Very Shortly by Shorty Lena)


WR This Cats Smart 

(out of The Smart Look by Smart Little Lena)


2. Hottish

2008 sorrel (Spots Hot-Stylish Play Lena by Docs Stylish Oak)
Owner: Dustin and/or Deena Adams
Offspring Earnings: $2,606,763
Money Earners: 164
Average Earnings: $15,895
No. 1 Money Earner: Hottish Metal, 2018 sorrel stallion out of Snow Me The Rey by Metallic Cat, $166,061

1. Metallic Cat

2005 red roan (High Brow Cat-Chers Shadow by Peptoboonsmal)
Breeders: The Roan Rangers of Weatherford, Texas
Owner: Rocking P Ranch LLC of Fort Worth, Texas
Offspring Earnings: $8,265,427
Money Earners: 792
Average Earnings: $10,436
No. 1 Money Earner: Tagging,  2018 red roan mare out of Dual Rey Tag by Dual Rey, $194,319

Sons of Metallic Cat on

Dandy Cat

(out of DMAC Dandy Devine by Smart Little Abner)

HQ Helluva Cat 

(out of Bound To White Chex by Helluva Chex)

KR Fantallicka

(out of Fancy Zack by Zack T Wood)


Maggic Mike 

(out of Sweet Abra by Abrakadabracre)

Metallic Cattack

(out of Quiolena by CD Olena)

Metallic Malice 

(out of High Boon by Mecom Blue)


Metallic Masterpiece 

(out of Kings Masterpiece by Peppy San Badger)

Metallic Rey Mink

(out of Dual Rey Mink by Dual Rey)

Red Hot Metal 

(out of Spots Hot Shot by Spots Hot)



(out of The Smart Look by Smart Little Lena)

Slooow Ride

(out of Sweet Shorty Lena by Shorty Lena)

Stevie Rey Von  

(out of Miss Ella Rey by Dual Rey)


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