big colt, named Brandsness,
is something special! He has great bone and muscle, a big hip, a deep
girth and strong legs. He has beautiful, kind black eyes. Brandsness is intelligent, trusting and trainable
-- and confident. He almost seems to know who is is and what he was bred for. He
shows that he has a lot of "want to" in all he does.
is by Champion
Hawkinson, si 99, a leading sire by
First Down Dash, si 105. He is out of A
Terra Chick, by Chicks Beduino, si 104.
Brandsness comes from the best genetics in Quarter Horse
racing and from the bloodlines of Champions. He has a very exciting and
promising future ahead of him!
purchased his dam,
A Terra Chick, from Sharon Brandsness. Since that
time, she has become a good friend with sound advice and wisdom from many
years in the Quarter Horse business. Because of all the help she's given
(we would have never "found" our stallion, Rare
if it hadn't been for
we have chosen to name this exceptional
colt after her.
(We could only name a
very intelligent, very superior colt after someone like Sharon Brandsness — and this colt is
a terra chick is unplaced from two starts at
2 at Los Alamitos. She is by Chicks Beduino, si 104,
one of Quarter Horse racing's greatest racehorses and racehorse sires.
Chicks Beduino is a leading sire of
winners, money earnings and stakes
winners, as well as being a leading broodmare sire. Brandsness is A Terra
Chick's second foal (her first foal, a
2-year-old filly, will race in Canada in 2007; her
third is a handsome 2007 colt by Rare News).
dam is a 3/4 sister to
Pazazz (Chicks Beduino-Terresto's Pazazz TB, Terresto), currently ranked among the top
leading dams of stakes winners and money earners in the AQHA world. She has 15
foals, 11 starters, 7 winners, 9 ROM. She's dam to the almost
unbeatable multiple champion A Ransom
($1,079,556), Righteous Brother, si 98, stakes winner ($210,964),
A Sisstar, si 95, stakes winner ($117,334),
Ah Commotion, si 91,
stakes winner, $74,168, and more.
Terra Miss TB
(by Terresto) has a record of 8 wins to 5 with race earnings of $183,075,
and progeny earnings of
$151,580. She was
winner of the E.B. Johnston Memorial Stakes, Bangles and Beads
2nd Pio Pico Stakes, 3rd Railbird Stakes and Las Madrinas Handicap. She is dam of 7 TB foals, 6 starters, 6 winners,
and dam of 2
Quarter Horse foals. Terresto, her sire, earned $76,883 on the track, with
progeny earnings of $3,129,963.
TB (by Ready Say Go) had 4 wins at 4 and earned
$39,675. She won the Lady Morvich Stakes. She is dam of 10 foals, 5 starters, 5
winners, including Terra Miss (above),
Western Mandate (by
$115,551, winner of the James Herbuveaux Mile H., 3rd in the Turf Paradise
Handicap. Go Miss Go is
dam of No No Danielle (by Agitate), race winner and dam of 12 foals to
race, 11 winners, including
Western Mandate is the dam of
Toll Booth Willie, 12 wins, $444,118,
Rockchalk Jayhawk, 6
wins, $351,032, QUEEN CORRINA,
10 wins, 2 to 6, $267,770, 1st Irving Distaff S, Miller Lite Stakes, etc.,
Findaway, 5 wins, $136,988,
MIKDUN, 6 wins, $66,454, 1st Klondike H., and other
winners and stakes placers.
was born to run.
He is exciting and full of promise! He
conformation, excellent bone and
and beautiful straight legs. He is a growthy, bold
colt with a great personality — full of himself, full of life, and ready to
learn everything right now!
this outstanding colt
offered for sale
as a race prospect. He is priced at $10,000. Brandsness sells with a FREE 2008 breeding (for an approved mare) to
the exciting First Down Dash sire, Rare News, si 92. Contact us for more information
about this colt.
Brandsness is headed for Splendora, Texas where he will prepare to race,
then the plans are for him to be a barrel sire! Congratulations to his new
photos taken July 2, July 24 & July 29, 2007
Brandsness is 16 months of age.
brandsness is eligible
for Speedhorse races,
AQRA Desert Classic and TQHA Sire's Cup.
He is Challenge enrolled
nominated to the 2008 Golden State Million.
Above: Brandsness, May 2007.