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Photo by: McQuay Stables (Colonels Smoking Gun 'Gunner')……

If you’re no stranger to reining, then you’ve likely heard of some of the leading sires in the industry. Not only were they impressive themselves, but their offspring are some of the top ranked and highest earning horses out there. You’ll want to keep their names in mind, if you’re looking for a new reining prospect.

NRHA Leading Sires

  1. Colonels Smoking Gun (Gunner)
  2. Topsail Whiz
  3. Wimpys Little Step
  4. Hollywood Dun It
  5. Smart Chic Olena
  6. Magnum Chic Dream
  7. Gunnatrashya
  8. Smart Spook
  9. Gunners Special Nite
  10. Shining Spark
  11. Walla Walla Whiz
  12. Jacs Electric Spark
  13. Nu Chex To Cash
  14. Gallo Del Cielo (Rooster)
  15. Pale Face Dunnit

Are you familiar with any of these stallions? They were and are some incredible horses. For example: Colonels Smoking Gun is a Hall of Fame Sire with offspring earnings over 10 million. The others are equally impressive. If you find a horse with bloodlines that contain one of these, then they’re worth a look!