Top Western Pleasure Sires of 2021

Top Western Pleasure Sires of 2021

Learn more about the top western pleasure bloodlines of 2021.

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Champion horses are created by determining the best mix of conformation, attitude and ability so as to excel in a chosen discipline. Bloodlines are commonly noted and referenced throughout disciplines involving American Quarter Horses, which brings us to the question, “What are the top western pleasure bloodlines?” 

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 each sire's leading money earner for 2021. 

Here are the leading western pleasure sires of 2021: 

10. VS Code Red

2007 red roan (Blazing Hot-Vital Signs Are Good by Zippos Mr Good Bar)
Offspring Earnings: $64,858

9. Batt Man

2006 bay (Good Version-Custom Maid Rodder by Radical Rodder)
Offspring Earnings: $65,867

8. VS Flatline

2010 bay roan (Lazy Loper-Vital Signs Are Good by Zippos Mr Good Bar) 
Offspring Earnings: $74,357

7. Lazy Loper

2001 bay (Gota Lota Potential-Hint Again by Hint Of Conclusive) 
Offspring Earnings: $104,704

6. Only In The Moonlite

2004 brown (Invitation Only-Zippo By Moonlight by Zippo Pine Bar) 
Offspring Earnings: $130,929

5. No Doubt Im Lazy 

2006 bay (Lazy Loper-No Doubt Im Magic by Magic Mac Reynolds) 
Breeders: David and Lisa Blaszak of Lockport, Illinois
Owners: Frank and Lin Berris of Sparta, Michigan
Offspring Earnings: $143,930
Money Earners: 23
Average Earnings: $6,258
No. 1 Money Earner: No Doubting Me, 2015 sorrel gelding out of Ima Potential by Potential Investment, $29,899

4. Its A Southern Thing 

2010 bay (Only In The Moonlite-Shesa Hot Cookie by Zips Chocolate Chip) 
Breeder: P B Trust/Bilek Family Trust of Irvine, California
Owners: Gumz Quarter Horses LLC of Morganfield, Kentucky 
Offspring Earnings: $146,447
Money Earners: 16
Average Earnings: $9,153
No. 1 Money Earner: Itsa Southern Belle, 2018 sorrel mare out of Krymsun Belle by One Hot Krymsun, $45,431



3. RL Best Of Sudden

2002 bay (A Sudden Impulse-Zip N Therapy by Therapy) 
Breeder: Roberts Development Corp. of Reddick, Florida
Owners: Masterson Farms LLc of Somerville, Tennessee 
Offspring Earnings: $195,448
Money Earners: 45
Average Earnings: $4,343
No. 1 Money Earner: Cowgirl Take Me Away, 2018 sorrel mare out of Certainly A Good Bar by Zippos Mr Good Bar, $40,104


RL Best Of Sudden

2. The Lopin Machine

2012 chestnut (A Good Machine-Hot Lopin Louise by Blazing Hot)
Breeder: Cathy Starnes of Summerton, South Carolina
Owner: Masterson Farms LLC of Somerville, Tennessee 
Offspring Earnings: $277,930
Money Earners: 26
Average Earnings: $10,690
No. 1 Money Earner: The Lopin Illusion, 2017 sorrel gelding out of A Certain Illusion by Certain Potential, $54,620


The Lopin Machine

1. Machine Made 

2007 bay (A Good Machine-Gypsys Little Image by Good Version) 
Breeders: Henry V. or Donna M. Rosciti of North Scituate, Rhode Island
Owners: Cory Seebach/Candice Hall of Black Creek, British Columbia
Offspring Earnings: $752,130
Money Earners: 99
Average Earnings: $7,597
No. 1 Money Earner: KM Slot Machine,  2018 sorrel gelding out of KM Weknowsheshot by RL Best Of Sudden, $65,051


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