Paperboy is a big bodied, strong boned, correct son of
Rare News out of Nifty Nafka TB, by
Naskra. Circle D purchased him as a
B Ranch, his breeders, in Fort Benton, Montana. The Paperboy
needs the opportunity to do what his pedigree and conformation says
he was born to do -- run!
His dam, the big,
gray mare Nifty Nafka, owned by Wendy and Dean Brandt (Rocking
Diamond B), had 2 wins and was three-times 2nd at 3 and 4-years of
age. She earned $8,760. Both Nifty Nafka's sire and dam were
The Paperboy's 2nd dam, Cooing Lark (by
Prince) was a winner at 3 and 4 with earnings of $15,228. She
is the dam of 5 foals, 4 to race, 4 winners, including: Ragin' Raven
(by Sir Naskra), 13 wins, 3 to 10, $258,132; Lady Lark (by Sir
Naskra), 5 wins 3 to 6, $105,620; and Lark's Song (by Prospector's
Music), 11 wins, 3 to 6,
His third dam,
Cooing Dove (by Cornish Prince)
was unraced. She is the dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 9 winners,
Chocolate Kisses (by Matsadoon), winner at 2 and 3,
$74,038, 2nd lady Sponsors' Stakes, Petticoat Stakes, 3rd Color Me
Stakes, etc.; Coo Se Coo (by Bates
Motel), 9 wins, 3 to 7, $102,378; Bahala Na (by Sir Naskra), 6 wins,
3 to 7, $78,929, etc.
dam, Yanina II
(by Inca Yata (ARG)), 10 wins in 13 starts
at 2 and 3, 8,595,200 pesos ($43,079 USA), in Argentina, 1st Premio
Raul Aristegui, Premio Miguel Luis Morales, Premio Hipodromo de La
Ecuador, Premio Jockey Club de Rosario, Premio Francia, Premio
Jockey Club de San Pablo, Premio Gilberto
Lerena. 2nd Polla de Potrancas, 3rd Premio Seleccion, Premio Marcos
Levalle; 3 wins at 4, $22,305, in North America, Sent from Argentina
US in 1968. Dam of 13 foals, 11 to
race, 7 winners,
Ice Tech (by
Icecapade), 7 wins at 2 and
3, $270,921, 1st Honey Bee H.-G3,
Harbor Place S., Constitution S., 3rd
(by Nearctic), 6 wins, 2 to 4,
$80,896, 3rd Tuscarora
H. Dam of 13 foals,
9 to race, 5 winners, including:
(by Ack Ack), 5 wins at 3 and
6, $145,837, 1st Pomona Derby,
H.-G3; Northern Style
(by Ack Ack), 3 wins at 3,
$109,320, 1st San Clemente S.,
2nd Providencia S., 3rd Linda Vista
H.-G3, etc. Dam of
13 foals, 12 to race, 9
Stylish Star (by Our Native), 6 wins 2 to 4, $481,250,
1st Del Mar Oaks-G3, Dahlia H.-G3,
Autumn Days H., Las Cienegas
is also the dam of Stylish Society (by Forty Niner),
a stakes-placed winner with earnings of $129,700. Stylish Society is
the dam of 9 foals, 5 to race,
4 winners, including:
(by Forest Wildcat), 7 wins, 2 to 4, 2007, multiple-stakes winner,
$551,309, 1st Marie P. DeBartolo Oaks, Iowa Distaff Breeders' Cup
S., Stoneside S., Remington
Park Breeders' Cup Oaks,
Martha Washington S,
Cimarron S. etc.
pedigree holds a
proven to be exceptionally strong influences in
Horses -- Nasrullah, Mito and Cornish Prince, for
example. (From Cornish Prince,
for instance, we get his son
Zevi TB, and
Cornish Prince is the dam's sire of
TB. Both these Thoroughbred
sires have proven to be excellent crosses on Quarter Horses and
their daughters are exceptional,
Paperboy is a very nice looking individual. He is tall and
very correct. He has good feet, big bone, a deep heart girth, a
powerful shoulder, and very nice angles. He has a great hip and a
kind, intelligent eye. The Paperboy is confident and awfully nice to
handle -- he demonstrates lots of intelligence.
This colt, who seems to have a lot
of speed, has a nice, long, ground-eating stride.
a beautiful, big, gray Rare News son, looks like HE WILL DELIVER!
is eligible for the
Speedhorse Races, Speedhorse Barrel Races, Bitterroot, Beehive, Rocky
Mountain Classic, Northern Plains Futurity, Kansas Jackpot, and VGBRA Barrel
Futurity. He is Bank of America Challenge nominated.
THE PAPERBOY is offered for sale as a race
prospect. He is a tremendous individual and everything about him says he
should be a strong, fast racehorse. He's priced at $6,500 and sells with a
FREE breeding to his sire Rare News (for an approved mare) in 2009.
Contact Circle D by
email or call (406) 745-3065 with questions or for more information.
SOLD HERE 7-31-08.
The Paperboy will be going to the Boise, ID area & will race in Boise in
Congratulations to his new owner!
Photos above taken July 25, 2008 --
The Paperboy 15 months of age.