Ruckers Cocoa Charm m 1999 Bay Overo Mare, APHA # 496,528 DECEASED
Charm was used for gathering and sorting cattle. Her bloodlines shone in the ranch work. She was moved into the broodmare band at five years of age. She stood an easy 15.3 HH. - had a sweetheart of a disposition and tended to be on the easy-keeping side!!!
Her 2005 overo filly, sold to France and her second, a sharp looking 2008 Bay stud colt stands at stud in Alberta, other sons are in Arizona and Swift Current. She has foaled 3 overos and 2 solid bay in her Mr Parteebuilt matings.
(left) Charm, (center) Charm under saddle behind the Tobiano gelding , Major, at weaning time,
(right) Charm and her side-kick Dove.
Extended Pedigree Notes for Ruckers Cocoa Charm:
Her Sire: Little Rucker, a sorrel overo stood 15-1 hh. He really watched a cow and had been used for every aspect of ranch work. His foals have gone to Germany, as for South as Atlanta, Georgia, and into the three Western provinces. He had a great disposition and a running walk ... a pleasure to be around.
Little Rucker :: by Daves Top Smoke; out of Sue's Pretty One
Daves Top Smoke by Top Smoke out of Winters McCue NCHA COA, NCHA earnings - $2,297, 1981 & 1984 APHA Nat'l Champ. Cutting Horse ; Superior & ROM Cutting,
~ Top Smoke by Mr Gunsmoke; NCHA COA, NCHA earnings $8476, AQHA Superior Cutting, AQHA Show ROM - one of the top maternal grandsires. Mr. Gun Smoke's bloodlines are one of the most recognized in the Reining and Cutting Industry.Offspring have won the N.R.H.A. Futurity, the N.C.H.A. Futurity and the N.R.C.H.A. Futurity and numerous other performance titles.
~ Winters McCue by Mr. Winters; ROM W. Pleasure/Trail/Roping, APHA Champ
Sue's Pretty One by Rondo Leo; AQHA Champion (by Leo's Question out of War Bird)
out of Mainline Sue (by Mainline Buck out of Bray's Leo Susie)
Her Dam: Choco Chixis Lou Parsonages good ol ranch mare :: by San Atone out of Miss Jacky Baby
San Atone: by King Billy Buck out of Leo Jag Queen
Miss Jacky Baby : by Mr Star Jack by Two Eyed Jack: H-217, P-65.5, AQHA Champion, Superior Halter, ROM; Quarter Horse Hall of Fame 104 Class Wins/12 Wking Class Wins 134 Get of Sire Wins 70 Gr. Champs/12 Res. Champs. 217 HLT & 64.5 Perf Pts in 5 ev. Sire of: 559 Performers & 1 SUPERHORSE
Two Eyed Jack
~ by TWO D TWO: H-42/P-30.5(Rein-18, WP-7, WR-5.5), Show/Perf ROM, NCHA $ Earner, Perf & Hlt Pt Sire. AQHA Champion, '63 ROM Performance, '61 Halter Point Earner Performance Point Earner Total Points Earned: 72.5; Halter Points
~ out of TRIANGLE TOOKIE (Genetically a gold champagne dilute, not palomino as registered, but at the time the different dilution genes were not understood). A leading dam of AQHA champions.