This Babe Is Royal,
si 93, is a 2001 mare by
This Snow Is Royal, si 101, and out of
Dashing Proposal, si 92, by First Down Dash,
has an incredible pedigree—a veritable listing of "who's who" among
the great racing Quarter Horses and Thoroughbreds of today and yesterday.
Babe is double-bred FL Lady Bug, she has
Dash For Cash
twice on her papers, and
Raise Your Glass appear there, too.
Babe's sire, This Snow Is Royal,
is an AQHA Racing Champion and stakes winner. From six crops, This Snow Is
Royal has sired 262 winners and 31 stakes winners with earnings of
Babe's dam, Dashing Proposal
(by First Down Dash)
placed at two
in races. She earned $3,146. She is dam to
four foals, one to race, one winner, one ROM. Dashing Proposal died in 2003.
Second dam, Proposed Toast, si 95 (by
Raise Your Glass TB) had four wins at 2
and 3. She placed 3rd in the Blue
Ribbon Futurity. She is dam
of 9 Quarter Horse foals, 9 to race, 3 winners, 4 ROM, including: Valid
Proposal, si 102 (by On A High), 4 times winner with earnings
of $131,104, Superior Race Horse, 2nd Kansas Futurity-G1, Finalist in Rainbow
Derby-G1, etc.; Toasting The Heavens, si 92 (by Pie In The Sky), winner at 2 and 3,
Toasting The Heavens is dam of 12 foals,
8 to race, 5 winners, 6
ROM, including: Toasting
the Chick, si 108 (by Chicks Beduino), 5 wins, 3 to 6, $29,092, 2nd Turf Paradise Quarter Horse
Championship; Heza Rare Toast, si 97 (by Rare Form), 2 wins at 3, $13,438, 2nd QHBC Sunbelt
Juvenile H., Finalist in Kansas Jackpot Derby; Glitter Galore, si 90,
3 wins, $18,328. Glitter Galore (by On A High) is the dam of 3 foals, to to
race, all winners, 2 ROM, including
Runningtofast, si 94 (by Crimewave), winner at 2 and 3,
$29,622, Manitoba Speed Horse Derby, 2nd Prairie Gold-G3, Manitoba Speed
Horse Futurity, Finalist Canadian Quarter Horse Cup Futurity-G2.
Babe's 2nd dam, is also dam of Cash Proposal, si 101, 4 wins,
$16,429, Superior Race Horse, Finalist in West Texas Derby-G2, West
Third dam, The Lady
Bug (by Paul H. TB), was dam of
14 foals, 12 to race, 8 winners, 8 ROM. The Lady Bug
is a daughter of the legendary mare Hall of Fame mare (and
Dam of Distinction) FL Lady
Fourth dam, FL
Lady Bug (by Sergeant) has been honored by AQHA as a Hall of Fame
mare. She is the dam of 14 foals, 11 to race, 10 winners, 10 ROM, including
Top Ladybug, si 100
(by Top Deck TB), 17 wins in 33 starts, 2 to 4, $195,973, AQHA Champion,
Superior Race Horse, multiple stakes winner, etc.,
Ladybug's Moon, si 100
(by Top Moon), 11 wins at 2 and 3, $191,536, Superior Race Horse, stakes
winner, multiple stakes-placed, etc.,
Lady Bug Leo, si 95
(by Leopie), 6 wins at 2 and 3, $10,152,
stakes winner, etc., Barne's Ladybug, si 100 (by Mr Bar None), 6 wins
at 2 and 3, $112,786, multiple stakes-placed, etc.
From six starts at 3 and 4, Babe has one win and one 3rd and an 93 speed index. In her limited number
of starts Babe never had a speed index below 72. She is a gorgeous sorrel mare with a lot of class.
who was bred to be a broodmare, is
a valued mare to Circle D Horses.
With at least four different "Dams of
Distinction," on her pedigree, and with leading broodmare sires as sire
and grandsires, she promises to be a very good producer.
This Babe is Royal, si 93, is the dam of 7 foals, 2 starters,
2 winners, 2 ROM:
is Royal, si 109 (2007, by Rare News), 2 wins, $24,056, last raced 2014.
si 88 (2009, by Rare News), 2 wins, 2 to 5, $7,790, last raced 2014.
is also the dam of
This Babe is News (2008), in
barrel training in Canada; an
outstanding 2011 colt, Snow News (2011), who
will race this year; This Babe is First
(2012); and The First Responder, a
2013 colt by Rare News. She is in foal to Rare News again for a 2014 foal.
Beautiful "Babe" with week-old "Charlie"
(The First Responder), April 2013.