Legend – Living up to his name each day is who we would like to offer to you for your consideration. Having been born locally here in Ohio to horse people, Legend was no accident. He was started the right way the first two years of his life. Then we acquired him in his two-year-old life and the infrastructure was there so all we had to do was show him and expose him to things in life. So now we can proudly call him a BUCKEYE GRADUATE in All Disciplines. Legend is a 5 year old Registered IDSHR Friesian X Gelding that stands a strong 16.3 hands tall. His sire is a 7/8 Friesian and 1/8 Warm Blood, and the Dam is a Quarter/Draft X Mare. He will ride both English & Western and we have had him all kinds of trails up and down the hills, and he is very sure footed, he will also cross water no matter how deep or how fast it is moving. He will face any obstacle without missing a stride. Pulling a carriage is a breeze to him, we have had him in downtown environments and in heavy state route traffic. We call Legend very safe for any level of person looking for that next forever equine partner to go riding or driving. Legend’s gaits are as smooth as they come. His walk reminds you of floating down a lazy river, very relaxing. His trot is like going through a field of wildflowers and is very refreshing. Legends canter makes you feel like you are soaring through the clouds with the Eagles. Legend’s attitude – Lets talk about how he loves attention and will gladly take all the hugs and kisses that you can throw his way. Legend is always the first one to greet you at the gate each day. Legend can be in a stall each day or turned out in a mixed herd, he does not have to be in a steady program to keep him the same. Riding him once a day or once a month does not matter to him, as he will always bring a smile to your face. Legend’s ground manners – He will stand quietly in cross ties for the vet, farrier and also the wash bay. He is very clean in his stall and is always a gentleman no matter the circumstances he is in. He always gives you what you ask and will always do it with a willing attitude! UTD on all his shots and deworming. For more information, please call Duane at Buckeye Acre farm @ 330-231-2324.
Lucky is the hottest color and by the hottest sire in today’s reining world! Lucky is 15 hands, Buckskin, blue eyed, bald faced, with 4 matching white legs and he’s by the one and only, SPOOKS GOTTA WHIZ, producer of $6.65+ million, triple crown champion, and NRHA Hall of Fame inductee. Lucky is super easy going, very trained, forever honest and just an all around sweetheart of a gelding. At 5 years old he’s ready to go any direction you choose. He has been shown in the NRHA reining and would fit right into the ranch riding, trail and versatility events. Lucky is very quiet, laid back and kind. He would fit any level of rider from a kid to older adult. He has an extra dose of gentle and is always reliable and safe. He has the cutest little jog and a great lope that you can sit all day. He will maintain the same speed on a loose rein and is very comfortable and simple to ride. Lucky has a super inquisitive, sweet, charming, personality, that you’ll fall in love with every time you’re around him. He has excellent ground manners and is always a gentleman on the ground and on his back. He doesn’t have a mean bone in his body towards people, horses, or any other animals. Lucky is a flat mover and has a naturally level head set. He is very easy to do all maneuvers on including spins, lead changes, gait transitions, lead departures, side passes, and has a really nice, smooth sliding stop. He neck reins and guides very willingly and has great direction wherever you send him. Lucky is good with all the trail obstacles in and out of the arena. He’s not spooky out on the trails, highway, neighborhoods, or new places and never causes any trouble whatsoever. He’s a happy, fun gelding that is always a pleasure to ride. He looks stellar in an English saddle and goes bareback too. He rides amazing bridle-less and is as honest as he would be with a bit in his mouth. Lucky enjoys a laid-back ride through the desert and going down to the river. He’s good in the AZ mountains and creeps right through the rocky terrain. He doesn’t bat an eye at all the animals, equipment and chaos around our place. He will also lay down with a touch of a finger to mount and dismount. Lucky will be an exceptional asset to anyone’s family. No matter what you want to do horseback this gorgeous guy will make it fun and take care of you. Proudly offered by Mozaun & Sarah McKibben. Give us a buzz at 505-470-4872 or email.
What a rock solid saint he is! He’s stunning, versatile, finished, and the same every day no matter who is riding him or how much he’s being ridden! Meet the 2017 AQHA Gelding we call Falcon! Falcon is as cool as they come and a barn favorite. He’s got a great sweet, loving personality and always so willing to please you in the barn or in the saddle! He’s a beautiful size of 15 hands tall and weighs 1,150lbs. Falcon is an own son of HOLLYWOOD TINSELTOWN! We have truly enjoyed taking falcon through our program. He’s been in great training programs ever since a baby and it shows. He’s so well trained and so quiet yet has the ability to be successful in the show pen. Falcon has perfect conformation and the coolest color that sets him apart from the rest. We can’t fuss enough about Falcon on how ROCK SOLID he is with any level of rider. No matter if he’s ridden once a week or 5 times a week – he’s the same day in and day out! He has a very smooth collected trot and canter with great maneuvers. His spins, lead changes , speed transitions and sliding stops are smooth and flawless. Falcon is great to ride outside and is easy to trail ride or work on the ranch. We have even pasture roped calves on him and he loves it. So to say he’s done a little of everything and passed every test is spot on with this guy. We know his background and the trainers he’s been with and know what a great horse he’s been in each of their programs as well as our own program.
Falcon is great in new places and settles right in with no problems or worries. He is great to haul, clip, bathe, shoe, vet, saddling, or just playing around with him in the barn. He rides with a saddle and bridle or without – he doesn’t care – he’s always just so willing and easy. He is up-to-date on his shots and current on everything. Falcon is ready to be your best friend and the ride of your life! Falcon himself is not only an all around finished horse, he’s also proven in the shown pen and has won over $4,000 in NRHA earnings! He is a true beauty inside and out with the mind and personality and pedigree that we can’t find everyday! Falcon himself is an own son of HOLLYWOOD TINSELTOWN and goes back to HOLLYWOOD DUN IT and HOLLYWOOD JAC! Falcon is the entire package for anyone and everyone to enjoy no matter if you’re a green rider or an advanced rider. He will fit each level of rider and has proven that over and over again while going through our program! Call us to visit Falcon before the sale or to learn more about him! We can’t wait to show him off to you! 330-231-2311.
An elegant blood bay, Wizard is black tie fancy. He magically checks all the boxes – color, shape, pedigree, and an outstanding temperament. With an enchanting classic stock horse build, Wizard is well built with a huge hip, naturally graceful headset, and perfect topline. Beyond his captivating appearance, Wizard’s gentle eyes reflect an amiable personality. Whether it’s roping, ranch work, showing, or casual riding for pleasure, Wizard has quickly mastered all crafts. Absolutely the smoothest ride imaginable, Wizard lightly glides over the ground with a very attractive trot. His responsiveness to cues, softness of face, and mastery of reining maneuvers make everyday in the saddle enjoyable. Confident and willing when ridden outside alone, Wizard makes exploring new country fun. We ride out often and he has been exposed to it all – ATVs, crazy dogs, wild kids, tarps, flags, tractors, just a bit of everything. Wizard comes from some of the most sought-after bloodlines in the reining industry. He is sired by NRHA million-dollar sire, ELECTRIC CODE and goes back to such greats as JACS ELECTRIC SPARK and SHINING SPARK on top. His dam carries the bloodlines of TOPSAIL WHIZ and LITTLE BO BADGER. Wizard lives up to the legacy of these great stallions in trainability, athletic ability, and correct conformation. Shape for days, he is built like a brick house and has the prettiest Quarter Horse head you have ever seen. His striking appearance grabs everyone’s attention, and horsemen appreciate that he’s built to last a lifetime with outstanding bone structure. He stands a sturdy 14.3, is deep through the girth and weighs 1200 lbs. Wizard’s sensible approach to life carries over to his ground manners. He is a very easy keeper and always a perfect gentleman to be around in the barn. He stands well for the farrier, hauls quietly, enjoys a bath and is good with clippers. We have enjoyed having Wizard in our barn for the last two years and would love the chance to introduce you to him before the sale. Please call Estevan at 505-450-5519 to chat about him anytime.
King is the King of versatility. This handsome, stout of a gelding, a redhead with flaxen mane and tail, gets compliments everywhere he goes. King sets the standard in and out of the arena! No matter the occasion or association/club you belong to, if there were ever one to saddle in any situation, it would be King. A neat-bred gelding, he is a son of NRHA’s 2 Million Dollar Sire, A SPARKLING VINTAGE LTE $82K & sire of Two NRHA Triple Crown Champions, and a producing daughter of ROYAL SILVER KING. He proves his versatility as a money winner in BOTH the NRCHA Working Cowhorse and NRHA Reining. He carries himself well in the bridle, runs a pretty reining pattern, stays between your legs, and is always EASY! King has a gorgeous, collected lope; his spins are correct, and he is a big stopper. He enjoys and reads cattle while boxing and taking them down the fence in the cattle portion. King could very well be your next AQHA World Champion in the ranch horse versatility or SHOT events as well. You could not ask for a more pleasant and diverse gelding. He knows a trick or two; he will bow to mount or curbside to a block. On the trails, he has traveled the mountainside and through the desert alone or with a party. He– ponied horses, traveled over bridges, through creeks, you name. He’s excellent with ponying other horses, saddle bags, bikes, traffic, and dogs running about. From the dense forests of Montana to the desert of Arizona, he will climb the steepest hills and keeps his footing down. Ridden down the country roads and the hustle and bustle of the city streets! He has packed a variety of riders on the trails, in the arena, and on cattle drives on the ranch. He has also been ridden English and has the cutest trot on him, likes the cross rails AND he looks like a real hunt pony. King would be an asset to those looking to high school rodeo as he is seasoned in multiple events. In the roping arena, he is a neat head horse; King is a complete natural, savvy with a rope, and wants to do exactly as you ask of him. Multitasker & seasoned ranch foreman, there is not one thing we have put in front of King he hasn’t mastered; his patience and tolerance blow us away. We appreciate how quiet King is with his rider. King keeps quiet in a stall and has no issues with other horses. He has gentleman-like ground manners, hauls excellent, and stands for the farrier. The absolute ENTIRE package. He has passed all sale requirements, Sound & UTD on worming, dental, and farrier. King will sell at Ride The Wave Premier Horse Sale on March 29th & 30th in Ocala, Florida. We are proud to offer him to you and would love to schedule a time for you to come and meet him for yourself. FMI please call 406-381-2347. King is cuter than a button and more handy than the pocket of your shirt- A true once-in-a-lifetime horse!
True happiness is found on the back of Ritz. Riding Ritz is hands down one of the most fun things you can do in your life. He is not only talented and smart, he has a willingness to please that you don’t find in many horses. He is the kindest, gentlest horse around with a HUGE personality. He is quite the comedian really and will follow you around like a golden retriever. Ritz is an own son of the great stallion CALL ME MITCH who is the one of the top 2 NRCHA highest earning reined cow horse stallions and still showing. CALL ME MITCH has LTE of $469,000 and is the champion of the NRCHA Worlds Greatest Horseman in 2023. This amazing stallion passed on all of his great qualities to Ritz. Although he shares some great qualities from his sire he is out of the dam CRACKERS ON MY LIPS (LTE 10k) who is also a money earner down the fence, and has been shown in the boxing, reining and cutting. He has the talent and brains to do anything you ask. This gelding is more than just well mannered and extremely gentle he is exceptionally trained in the arena. He has been in reined cow horse training and does all the maneuvers. He has a huge sliding stop, spins good, and he circles great. He has very nice lope departures with a ton of body control. Does flying lead changes with ease. He is extremely soft, you can move any part of his body wherever you want at any time. The best part about Ritz is you can ask him for all he’s got and pitch him is head and he will walk around on a loose rein without ever getting rattled. The combination of pure talent, and disposition in this horse is truly hard to find. He has such a huge heart and a ton of try. This gelding will try to do anything you ask of him and more. Your jaw will drop when you work this gelding on a cow. He is very cowy and loves his job. He would excel in the cow horse, reining, roping or sorting pens. He has been started in the roping this winter and is coming along nicely. Although Ritz is an amazing talent in the arena he rides like a true gentleman outside. He is an absolute joy to trail ride and takes everything in stride. He is happy to walk out on a loose rein and goes where you point him. We cannot brag about this gelding enough. He is crazy smart, very talented, and extremely versatile. We don’t think there is anything this amazing young gelding can’t do, and everything he does he does with style and grace. Ritz is 14.3 hands tall and 5 years old. He has been a pleasure to own and a blast to ride. Come see Ritz for yourself before the sale and take him for a spin. You will not be disappointed! Make sure to give us a call at 507-951-7880 with any questions or to set up a time to come meet Ritz before the sale. We love this gelding and know you will too!
Meet ROCKETMANN 20, affectionately known as Rocketman – a truly unique 14.3-hand, 4 year old red roan gelding. With unmatched bone quality and a shimmering color, Rocketman is a handcrafted individual who steals the spotlight as the main character of the barn. This exceptional gelding stands out for his athleticism, versatility, and captivating personality, destined to be the once-in-a-lifetime horse everyone loves. Rocketman is ready for any endeavor you desire and makes a perfect fit as your next show horse if you have a competitive itch. His proven track record includes earnings of $7,500 in the cutting pen at PCCHA super futurity. Born to shine, Rocketman’s sire SANNMAN boasts an LTE of $200,039, and SANNMAN’S offspring have earned over $1,990,000. He’s out of a daughter of ONE TIME PEPTO with an LTE exceeding $9,000 and a record of producing money earners. This gelding takes both his leads, executes a fast and effortless turnaround, and delivers a monumental sliding stop. Whether crossing water, canyons, logs, or any trail obstacles, Rocketman moves with cadence, never taking a clumsy step. Rocketman will steal your heart faster than you can say his registered name, ROCKETMANN 20. With main character energy and an absolute doll demeanor, he eagerly aims to please with a playful yet respectful attitude. You’ll find him looking for you the moment you step into the barn or head to the field to catch him. Rocketman loves scratches, bath time, and attention, with a favorite pastime of playfully flipping light switches whenever the chance arises. Rocketman stays gentle 365 days a year and has the mind of a horse twice his age. He is an easy pick for even the most novice and timid riders, with his forgiving and simple ride. This horse is the best of both worlds! Call Cheyenne at 806-282-7093 or Levi at 785-531-2353 with any questions or to schedule a test ride.
Let us introduce you to our horse that we call Diesel. Diesel is a 2020 AQHA Grey gelding that stands a solid 15.1 hands tall. He is not only wonderful and easy to ride but also equally well trained to drive. He came into our program and outperformed at each obstacle. He really has that heart of gold and wants to please in all that he does. He has three very easy to ride gaits and is an exceptionally smooth ride to top it off. He can be ridden in an English saddle or a western saddle or if you prefer he can go bareback as well. Diesel has been on numerous trail rides and others have borrowed him to take on rides and overnight camp outs as well. We know that he will always take care of his rider, so we pick him out when someone wants to borrow a horse for the day. He will ride out alone right off the farm. He goes through water no matter how deep or fast moving. He crosses bridges and is easy going in traffic as well. He has been kept outside and in a stall and does not have any bad habits at all. He is wearing shoes all around because of where we ride, and he is always a gentleman for the farrier and vet when they come. Diesel has seen a lot of different types of animals on the farm and in the woods. Nothing seems to faze him, and he will trailer to any new place and come off the trailer the same each time. We know that Diesel will be that awesome, fun to ride horses each time you get him out no matter how often or how little you ride him. He will fit into any program without complaints. If he is the horse that you are looking for, please give Duane Yoder of Buckeye Acre Farm a call for more info on Diesel at 330-231-2324.
Bourbon is a seven year old, 15.2hh Smutty Buckskin Gelding that is honest and kind. This is a big, pretty boy who is fun to ride! Bourbon is a well-rounded individual from the arena, to trails, or simply riding down the ditch. His gaits are smooth and comfortable to ride, especially his lope. Bourbon is soft in the bridle, rides pretty in the arena, and will be in your hand when you need him to be when working cattle. From sorting cattle in the feed lot, gathering them in the pasture, and heading one at the jackpot, he makes things easy for the rider with his natural cow instinct. Bourbon is a big, quiet guy that does not spook at objects or other scary things one comes across on the trails. This is a horse you can enjoy every day and will certainly get you noticed with his unique color. Bourbon goes back to AQHA Hall of Fame World Champion, SHINING SPARK on his sire side and his grandsire on the maternal sire was a money earning race horse. This incredible gelding is up to date on his vaccinations, de-worming, and has radiographs. For more information or to come meet Bourbon, please call Jared at 605-212-8917 or Brianna at 605-777-5883
This gorgeous big Blue Roan lives up to his name and his Hancock bloodlines with his easy-going temperament, and striking appearance. As friendly as an oversized puppy dog, Sterling is incredibly kind and gentle. His personality will make anyone smile and inspires confidence in novice riders both in and out of the arena. Sterling is sensible about life and covers the country with a pleasant ground covering walk. Ride him out alone or in a group, he’s trustworthy either way. There’s no silliness to him, he’s happy to go where you point and enjoy the day. If you’re ready to have fun at the roping’s, and head to the pay window – Sterling is ready to take you there! Slow steers, fast steers, short scores, long scores – he can handle them all with ease. Talented enough to make sure you are competitive under all conditions. Sterling is the most user-friendly partner you’ll find. Quiet in the box, he’ll patiently score and then run to a steer. Sterling rates, handles steers easily across the pen, and finishes with a snappy face to shut off the clock. He’s plenty of horse for a 6+ header and his kindhearted temperament makes him very suitable for lower number ropers. We’ve tested him with kids, seniors, and women, we all love him. Sterling doesn’t require tuning up, just go enjoy yourself and work on your roping. If you miss your slack or your dally – no worries, he’s patient enough to let you get things gathered back up. Built to last with impressive bone from his Hancock bloodlines, Sterling stands 15.3 and weighs 1300 lbs. He’s by PEPPER JOE HANCOCK, who has sired many standout rope horses. Sterling was bred for excellence on the Graves Ranch in OK and carries their unique brand. Always a gentleman, Sterling has impeccable ground manners. He enjoys attention and has a kind soft eye that his personality shines through. Sterling is easy to shoe, groom, bathe, and haul. A gentle soul, he’ll ride off the same after a month-long vacation as he does if you ride daily. A family favorite, we’ve all enjoyed having Sterling in our barn. Call Estevan at 505-450-5519 to set up a time for us to introduce you to him before the sale, come ride him anytime! We’re confident you’ll love him like we do!