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The King Ranch quarter horses

Robert Moorman Denhardt

The King Ranch quarter horses

and something of the ranch and the men that bred them.

by Robert Moorman Denhardt

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

    Places:
  • King Ranch (Tex.)
    • Subjects:
    • Quarter horse.,
    • King Ranch (Tex.)

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 244-246.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSF293.Q3 D39
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 256 p.
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5446101M
      ISBN 100806109246
      LC Control Number73123340
      OCLC/WorldCa100411

      The fabled King Ranch of South Texas was renowned for its breed of horses, the King Ranch Quarter Horses. Here is the complete story of the ranch and its horses, how they were bred, and what they have achieved. We meet the Old Sorrel, the horse without a name who became the foundation stallion of the ranch Quarter Horses. By acquiring and breeding superior foundation stallions, the King Ranch Quarter Horse program produced the number one registration (WIMPY) in the American Quarter Horse Association Stud Book and Registry, as well as the youngest horse (MR SAN PEPPY) ever to be inducted into the National Cutting Horse Association Hall of Fame.

      Life. Wimpy was foaled on the King Ranch in Kingsville, Texas on March 3, However, the original application listed his foaling date as April 3, , and the original stud books gave his foaling year as He was a son of Solis, himself a son of Old Sorrel, the King Ranch foundation ' dam was an unregistered and unnamed mare of Thoroughbred Breeder: King Ranch. The King Ranch Story is the love story of an ambitious young man and his dream of creating a great empire on Texas land. It's about the love between a man and woman, Captain Richard King and his wife Henrietta Chamberlain, the driving force behind King's success. It's a story of passion and power and success on a scale never seen before on this continent.

      Full online access to this resource is only available at the Library of Congress. About this Item. Title [Running the King Ranch quarter horses] Contributor Names Frissell, Toni, , photographer Created / Published Book/Printed Material. Signed with an inscription by Belton Johnson, a King Ranch family member, one of First Editions reoffered by The Book Club of Texas in to its members. Ten Appendices and Sources at the end of Volume 1 with a beautiful two page color map of The Ranch.


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University of Oklahoma Press, Sep 1, - Pets - pages 0 Reviews The fabled King Ranch of South Texas was renowned for its breed of horses, the King Ranch Quarter Horses.

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Here is the complete story of the ranch and its horses, how they were bred, and what they have achieved. We meet the Old Sorrel, the horse without a name who became the foundation stallion of the ranch Quarter Horses.5/5(3).

☯ Full Synopsis: "The fabled King Ranch of South Texas was renowned for its breed of horses, the King Ranch Quarter Horses. Here is the complete story of the ranch and its horses, how they were bred, and what they have achieved. We meet the Old Sorrel, the horse without a name who became the foundation stallion of the ranch Quarter Horses.

King Ranch Corporate Offices Three Riverway, Suite Houston, TX () Quarter Horses. Every horse on King Ranch is a descendant of OLD SORREL, the foundation sire of King Ranch, and one of the foundation sires of the American Quarter Horse breed. Every horse on the ranch descends from PEPPY SAN BADGER or MR.

SAN PEPPY. King Ranch now coversacres—more land than the state of Rhode Island. Over the course of over years, King Ranch led some of the first cattle drives, developed the Santa Gertrudis and Santa Cruz breeds of cattle, bred the finest Quarter Horses, and produced champion Thoroughbreds—all under its iconic Running W® brand.

The King Ranch Quarter Horses: And Something of the Ranch and the Men That Bred Them by Robert Moorman Denhardt | out of 5 stars 9. Learn more about the racing program. When the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) was founded inthe founders agreed that the grand champion of the Fort Worth Fat Stock Show would be recorded as number one in their stud book.

This honor went to King Ranch’s WIMPY, a grandson of OLD SORREL. King Ranch Quarter Horses - King Ranch, Highway West, Kingsville, Texas - Rated based on 27 Reviews "I have ridden a King Ranch horse and /5(27).

Old Sorrel sired registered Quarter Horses before he died in However, through linebreeding (where all horses relate to one relative), every Quarter Horse produced on the King Ranch since Old Sorrel has carried his blood.

Wimpy P-1 in the AQHA Stud Book, was by Solis and out of Panda, a daughter of Old Sorrel and a Thoroughbred mare. The Founding of King Ranch The resourceful, visionary and driven Captain Richard King The story starts in the mids with an eleven-year-old boy indentured by his destitute family to a jeweler in New York City.

Robert Kleberg Jr. was taken aback by the horse's natural ability in the South Texas climate – according to "The King Ranch Quarter Horses" book published inhe felt the horse was "superior" to other cow horses who had gone through similar training.

Books & Accessories. Captivating Collections. Learn more about the year old history of King Ranch through these books. Follow the fascinating story of Richard King from his days as a riverboat pilot during the Civil War to the founding of the Ranch to its operations today.

The King Ranch Quarter Horses was a unique look into the history of the King Ranch and the people who made it great. A wonderful reference for people interested in King Ranch quarter horses and cattle. Factual but entertaining with great photos.

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Free shipping for many products. Minnick finally stopped the horses, and the blue ribbon went to Wimpy, and with it, P-1 in the stud book. Back at the King Ranch, Wimpy went to work as a sire. He produced registered foals, the majority of which stayed on the King Ranch. However, the few that left the ranch left a.

- Explore alanlongobucco's board "King Ranch" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Horses, King ranch and American quarter horse pins.Escape your quarantine for a few moments and take a virtual ride on King Ranch. This is a video by Robert Silguero, gathering Santa Gertrudis cattle with one of his King Ranch Quarter Horses, on Santa Gertrudis Division of King Ranch.

Turn on the sound to hear the wind /5().Find horses for sale that were bred at King Ranch in Texas. King Ranch covers overacres in Texas and produces many Quarter Horses.