Top Reined Cow Horse Sires of 2022

Top Reined Cow Horse Sires of 2022

Who dominated the sport of reined cow horse in 2022? Find the top 10 leading sires.

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From sliding stops to cutting cows, reined cow horses show the athleticism, versatility and ability of the American Quarter Horse in everything they do. Stallions that can pass on traits of cow sense and athletic ability are highly coveted. These top reined cow horse sires are producing standouts in the show pen.

These statistics, powered by the American Quarter Horse Association’s QData, were compiled from January 1 to December 31, 2022. The figures represent offspring earnings, number of money earners, average earnings and the sire’s leading money earner for 2022.

The leading reined cow horse sires of 2022:

10. Metallic Rebel 

2012 red roan (Metallic Cat - Sweet Abra by Abrakadabracre)
Offspring Earnings: $277,667

9. One Time Royalty 

2007 bay (One Time Pepto - Royal Serena Belle by Shorty Lena)
Offspring Earnings: $319,129

8. Once In A Blu Boon

2008 brown roan (Peptoboonsmal - Autumn Boon by Dual Pep)
Offspring Earnings: $335,430

7. Hickory Holly Time 

2010 red roan (One Time Pepto - Hickorys Holly Cee by Doc's Hickory)
Offspring Earnings: $375,297

6. One Time Pepto

2001 red roan (Peptoboonsmal - One Time Soon by Smart Little Lena)
Offspring Earnings: $462,556

5. Bet Hesa Cat 

2006 red roan (High Brow Cat - Bet Yer Blue Boons by Freckles Playboy)
Breeder:  Oxbow Ranch of Weatherford, Texas
Owner: Bet Hesa Cat Syndicate of Guthrie, Texas 
Offspring Earnings: $545,990
Money Earners: 117
Average Earnings: $4,667
No. 1 Money Earner: Bet Shez N Stilettos, 2019 blue roan mare out of Miss Peptonstilletos by Peptoboonsmal, $41,773


Bet Hesa Cat 

4. Woody Be Tuff

2001 sorrel (Nitas Wood - Tuffs Junie by Tuff Lena)
Breeder: Craig Crumpler of Wichita Falls, Texas
Owner: Solo Select/Kaleb Terlip of Gainesville, Texas 
Offspring Earnings: $589,558
Money Earners: 72
Average Earnings: $8,188
No. 1 Money Earner: CR Hes A Tuff One, 2018 bay stallion out of Cat Digs Lucinda by High Brow Cat, $123,779


Woody Be Tuff

3. Stevie Rey Von

2012 red roan (Metallic Cat - Miss Ella Rey by Dual Rey)
Breeders: Brandon Dufurrena of Gainesville, Texas 
Owner: Fults Ranch LTD of Amarillo, Texas 
Offspring Earnings: $725,263
Money Earners: 32
Average Earnings: $22,664
No. 1 Money Earner: Tornado Jonez, 2019 bay gelding out of Missi Jonez by Travelin Jonez, $251,268

2. WR This Cats Smart

1999 sorrel (High Brow Cat - The Smart Look by Smart Little Lena)
Breeder: Wiens Ranch Co. Inc. of Sedalia, Colorado
Owner: Wagonhound Land & Livestock LLC of Douglas, Wyoming 
Offspring Earnings: $824,576
Money Earners: 97
Average Earnings: $8,501
No. 1 Money Earner: This Cats The Mark, 2018 sorrel gelding out of Shiney Miss Marker by Shining Spark, $116,938


WR This Cats Smart 

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: $982,161
Money Earners: 170
Average Earnings: $5,777
No. 1 Money Earner: Call Me Mitch,  2011 bay roan stallion out of Miss Hickory Hill by Docs Hickory, $73,448

Sons of Metallic Cat on

Cats Picasso

(out of Playboys Vixen by Hickoryote)

Check Yer Metal

(out of Checkers Live Oak by Im Countin Checks )

Dandy Cat

(out of DMAC Dandy Devine by Smart Little Abner)




Dirty Fling

(out of Streak Of Gin by A Streak Of Fling )

Fiddle And Steel

(out of Lil Bit Reckless by CD Royal)

Gallactic Cat

(out of CDs Starlight Ms by CD Olena )




Hazardouz Material

(out of Scooters Daisy Dukes by Dual Smart Rey )

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)

Metallic Spark

(out of Shiney Lil Miss by Shining Spark)




Metallics MVP

(out of My Lizzy Babe by Lizzys Gotta Player)

Pound Sign

(out of Dual Rey Tag by Dual Rey)

Red Hot Metal 

(out of Spots Hot Shot by Spots Hot)





(out of The Smart Look by Smart Little Lena)

Trumped U

(out of Lively Dual by Dual Rey)


View the QData Money-Earners Leaderboards. 

The free QData Leaderboards, from the QData Database, are updated weekly and include the top 50 Money-Earners, Sires, Dams, Grandsires, Owners and Breeders in 16 different event groups for both all-time and yearly leading. 

Sortable columns allow you to see leaders by age and other filters. Plus, stallions subscribed to AQHA's partner service,, are highlighted on the leader lists and linked to their QStallions page when their names appear.

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