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Rope Horse Breeder's Guide

2023 Breeder’s Guide Program: DT Horses

DT Horses is featured in The Team Roping Journal's 2023 Breeder's Guide, highlighting industry-best rope horse breeding programs, studs and incentives.

Kirby Blankenship and JD McGuire


Blankenship and McGuire Jump Ride Way to Riata Buckle #12.5 Slide All-Ages Title

Hickory Holly Time has taken the stallion title in the first two team ropings of the Riata Buckle's inaugural event.

Hickory Holly Time Riata Buckle Open Futurity Draw


Battle-Tested: Which Horses the Best in the World Will Ride at the 2022 Riata Buckle Pro Futurity

Our full breakdown of the pedigrees that stand out at the 2022 Riata Buckle Open Futurity.

Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association

Horse of the Year DT Sugar Chex Whiz Set to Make NFR Debut With Worley in Round 7

Dixon Flowers' Rope Horses DT Sugar Chex Whiz—an AQHA World Champion and the newly crowned Purina Horse of the Year—will make her first run at the Thomas & Mack in Round 7.

Rope Horses

Blue Berry Please and Andy Holcomb Run Away with ARHFA World Championship in Open Heading

California's Andy Holcomb piloted 6-year-old gelding Blue Berry Please to the 2019 American Rope Horse Futurity Association Open Heading World Title.

Rope Horses

Dixon Flowers’ DT Sugar Chex Whiz Adds Purina Heel Horse of the Year Title to Already Impressive Resume

Billie Jack Saebens' main mount in 2019—AQHA World Champion DT Sugar Chex Whiz—earned the Purina Heel Horse of the Year title, as voted on by the top heelers in the world.

Rope Horses

The DEFINITIVE List of 2019 NFR Qualifying Rope Horses and Their Bloodlines

A breakdown of the breeding of each of the 2019 NFR qualifiers’ main horses' papers, and what trends that uncovers in top-level rope horses.

"The Score" Podcast

The Short Score BONUS Episode: Outside the Box

An audio edition of Outside the Box, the cover story on Shawn Grant and the DT Horse program.

Team Ropers

The Greatest Rope Horse Trainer You’ve Never Heard Of (YET)

Shawn Grant’s unconventional training methods, paired with Dean Tuftin’s breeding program, are driving the rope horse industry forward.

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