EPR Texas Lady

EPR Texas Lady (Emmie) is a 2005 black tobiano mare by Sonnys Amigo Bar and out of Ima Texas Lady Too.  Like her sire, Emmie is homozygous for the black gene, which means she will never produce a red color foal.  She has a kind, willing to please attitude and is an awesome mover. Emmie was shown lightly in halter, color and longe line on both the Paint and Pinto circuits as a yearling and halter and color as a 2 y.o. and 3 y.o. So far she has earned her Open Longe Line ROM in both APHA and PtHA as well as an ROM in PtHA Open Stock Halter and PtHA Tobiano Color. She has 8 points in Halter, 1 point in Tobiano Color and 11 Lifetime Performance points (Longe Line) with APHA as well as 200+ points total with PtHA in the following classes: Open Stock Horse Halter, Open Longeline, Tobiano Color and Youth Halter. For the 2006 show season, Emmie was Reserve Champion Yearling Halter Mare, Reserve Champion Tobiano Color Horse, Champion Yearling Longe Line Horse and Reserve Champion All-Around Mare for ESPHC (Empire State Paint Horse Club). Emmie also placed 2nd overall out of 15 horses at the ESPHC Yearling Longe Line Futurity.  And, she was 7th overall longe liner in our zone with limited showing for PtHA Horse of the Year in 2006. In 2007 she was Reserve Champion 2-Y.O. Halter Mare and Reserve Champion Tobiano Color Horse for ESPHC. In 2008 she was Reserve Champion 3-Y.O. Halter Mare and Champion Tobiano Color Horse for ESPHC. In 2009 she was Champion Aged Halter Mare and Champion Tobiano Color Horse for ESPHC. Emmie will continue her show career on the APHA and PtHA show circuits.



Photo courtesy of Bob Bellfoy Photography

Photo courtesy of Bob Bellfoy Photography




Photo courtesy of Bob Bellfoy Photography

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In her pedigree: 


Sonnys Amigo Bar photo courtesy of Larry Larson Photography and Snowy Range Ranch

Her sire, Sonnys Amigo Bar is a 1996 black tobiano APHA stallion by TD My Investment and out of Amigas Nina.  He is homozygous for both the black gene and the tobiano gene, which means he will never produce a solid color foal nor will he ever produce a red color foal.  This great stallion was 1998 APHA World Champion Color Horse and was also in the top 10 at the Paint World Show in Amateur Halter.  He has earned an ROM in Heading and has points in Heeling and Steer Stopping.  Sonnys Amigo Bar is the sire of APHA and PtHA Multiple Reserve World Champion, Amigos Top Investment as well as the sire of APHA/PtHA Champions in both Halter and Performance for Youth, Amateur and Open Divisions. 



http://www.phspainthorses.com/mares/eprtexaslady/emmie107t.jpg  photo courtesy of Bob Bellfoy Photography

Her dam, Ima Texas Lady Too is a black tobiano APHA mare by Texas Whistler and out of Choice of Mine.  She has earned APHA ROM's in both Amateur and Open Halter and has Open and Amateur Halter points for PtHA.  She is a producer of APHA and PtHA Halter and Performance Champions.



http://www.phspainthorses.com/mares/eprtexaslady/Sonny%20Go%20Lucky%202_small.jpg   Sonny Go Lucky

Sonny Go Lucky was a 1972 sorrel AQHA stallion by Sonny Dee Bar and out of Heavenly Fire.  He was an AQHA World Champion Halter Stallion and AQHA Superior Halter Horse, AQHA Hall of Fame Horse and Lifetime Leading Sire.   



http://www.phspainthorses.com/mares/eprtexaslady/Sonny%20Dee%20Bar%202_small.jpg   Sonny Dee Bar

Sonny Dee Bar was an AQHA Legend and Hall of Fame Horse, AQHA Champion, Superior Halter Horse and earner of ROM's in both Halter and Performance.  He was an AQHA Leading Sire whose offspring have earned more than 35,000 points in four different breed organizations.  His offspring include World Champions, Supreme Champions, Superior Halter Horses, Superior Performance Horses, NRHA Money earners, Race Money earners and NSBA Money earners. 



http://www.phspainthorses.com/mares/eprtexaslady/Win%20Or%20Lose%202_small.jpg   Win Or Lose

Win Or Lose was an AQHA speed horse that was best known as being the sire of Sonny Dee Bar.  Win Or Lose was a Race Money earner and Halter point earner.  He was a Leading Sire of World Champions, AQHA Champions, Superior Halter Horses, Superior Performance Horses, Stakes Winners and ROM Arena earners. 



http://www.phspainthorses.com/mares/eprtexaslady/Sugar%20Bars%202_small.jpg   Sugar Bars

Sugar Bars was a 1951 AQHA stallion.  He was a well-known son of Three Bars.  Sugar Bars was AAAT rated, an AQHA Hall of Fame Horse, an ROM Performance Horse, Race Money earner and Halter point earner.  He was also a Leading Sire of AAAT+ Horses and AQHA Champions.  Sugar Bars was a World Champion Sire as well as sire of Superior Halter Horses, Superior Performance Horses, ROM earners and NCHA and Race Money earners.



http://www.phspainthorses.com/mares/supremelyzipped/threebars_advert_small.jpg Three Bars

Three Bars, a well-known sire of American Quarter Horses, was originally registered as a TB.  It was only later in his career that he went on to become a member of the American Quarter Horse Registry and was one of the first of four horses to be inducted into the AQHA Hall of Fame.  Sired by the great TB Percentage and out of a much admired sprinting horse and dam of QH Hall of Fame horse, Myrtle Dee, Three Bars in his own right was a probably best known for his accomplishments in the breeding shed.  Three Bars sired 29 AQHA Champions, 4 AQHA Supreme Champions and 317 Racing ROM earners.  Several of his offspring were inducted into the AQHA Hall Of Fame.  Three Bars is also the sire of multiple World Champions, Superior Halter Horses, Superior Performance Horses, ROM earners, NCHA Money earners and Race Money earners.  His grandson, Doc Bar, became one of the most influential sires of cutting horses ever known.  Impressive, another grandson of Three Bars, dominated the horse industry as a leading sire of halter horses.



http://www.phspainthorses.com/mares/supremelyzipped/leosml_small.jpg Leo

Leo was a 1940 sorrel AQHA stallion that was known as both a speed horse and a producer of athletic horses that carried his big heart, speed, muscle and athletic ability.  He earned his ROM in Racing and was inducted into the AQHA Hall of Fame in 1989.  Leo was considered to be an AQHA All-Time Leading Sire.  He was a World Champion Sire, NSBA Hall of Fame Horse Sire, Supreme Champion Horse Sire and Superior Halter Horse Sire.  He was the sire of AQHA Champions, race winners, rodeo arena winners, halter point earners and performance point earners.  Leo was also known as one of the greatest broodmare sires in the history of the AQHA.



http://www.phspainthorses.com/stallions/dizzysexecutive/Joe%20Reed_small.jpg Joe Reed

Joe Reed was registered with AQHA in 1938 at the age of 18 years.  He was the third horse to be registered with AQHA.  He was best known for his quick speed at the starting gate and for being a producer of speed horses.  He was an AQHA Hall of Fame Horse, AQHA Hall of Fame Sire, and sire of ROM Race Money earners and Superior Cutting-Arena Money earners. 



http://www.phspainthorses.com/stallions/pocodocjiggs/King_small.jpg King

King, although born before the AQHA was established, was considered to be a cornerstone for the AQHA industry. Some even considered him to be the greatest horse of his time. Even though he never won any performance points of his own, King produced offspring that would set a standard for AQHA. He was the sire of AQHA and NRHA Hall of Fame Horses, AQHA Champions, Performance ROM earners, Racing ROM earners, Superior Halter Horses and Superior Performance Horses.  Because of his greatness as a sire, King was inducted into the Hall of Fame for AQHA, NCHA and NRHA.  Two of his well-known sons, Poco Bueno and Hank H, were great sires in their own right, producing horses with great speed and the ability to perform.    


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