Feature Mr Bojangles to JEH

Champion colt to stand at JEH Stallion Station-Texas.

October 10, 2012

Feature Mr Bojangles

Champion Feature Mr Bojangles will stand the 2013 breeding season at JEH Stallion Station's Texas Division near Whitesboro. His fee will be $2,800.

The 2011 champion 2-year-old son of leading sire Feature Mr Jess will follow in his sire's footsteps when he begins his stallion career at JEH's Texas Division. Both stallions won the Grade 1 Rainbow Futurity at Ruidoso Downs as 2-year-olds.

Feature Mr Bojangles finishes with a career record of 14-7-3-1 while earning $676,564. Along with the Rainbow Futurity (G1), he also won the Hobbs America Futurity (G2) and the Four Corners Futurity. He was third in the Ruidoso Derby (G1) and finalist in the Rainbow Derby (G1) and Hobbs America Derby (G3).

Feature Mr Bojangles is the leading money earning colt by Feature Mr Jess, the sire of earners of more than $19.8 million, 106 stakes horses and average earnings per starter of $31,000. Among his get are four-time champion Heartswideopen ($1,885,283, All American Futurity-G1, etc.), three-time champion Jess You And I ($1,819,669, Champion of Champions-G1, etc.) and champion Stylish Jess BR ($803,298, Mildred N Vessels Memorial Handicap-G1, etc.).

Feature Mr Bojangles' dam is the First Down Dash mare Catch This Dash, a half-sister to champion Jumping Tac Flash ($147,065), champion and leading sire Splash Bac ($135,505), Grade 2 winner Goinbye ($52,471), stakes-placed Absolve ($113,433), Lady Nayen ($65,083) and Chicks Boudro ($42,425), etc. This is the immediate family of 2012 leading first crop sire Carters Cartel and 2012 leading second crop sire Tac It Like A Man.

R.D. Hubbard, James E. Helzer and Heysol Howlet own the 3-year-old stallion bred in Texas by Joyce Erickson.

For additional information or breeding contracts, contact Andrew Gardiner, JEH Stallion Station General Manager, at (903) 564-1630.