VF Burrs Eye
BURRS FIRST DOWN si 98 X MYSTIC WISH si 90
Sorrel-Rabicano AQHA Stallion 2000-2014
15.2h 1300# 5 Panel N/N
"And he looked deep into my eyes and he said, You have always been the center of my universe, I have loved you always.
I pressed my head into his and assured him that I was here as I had always been here. And he looked deep into my heart and he asked me "How much do you love me?" And I stroked his face smoothing closed eyes and I replied, "With All My Heart" And then he looked deep into my soul and he asked me, "Do you love me enough to let me go?"
And I held him close and replied softly........yes."
VF Burrs Eye was a 1D/2D barrel racing and team penning money earner. He was used for everything on the ranch and did it well.
Vegas has sired several barrel money earners. Jackies Sweetsuccess - NBHA World Champion, Jr American Qualifier, 1D placing in the 2019 Patriot etc, Burrs Dash N Sweet Te - Barrel and Pole Bending money earner, Burrs Most Wanted - Barrel Racing money earner, Mystic Promises - 2x AQHA Novice Championships Qualifier Barrel Racing, Barrel & Pole Bending AQHA point earner Burrs Dash N Oak - WQHA Yr End High Point Open & Amateur Barrels, I'm Sucha Dreamer - 2019 barrel racing money earner.
Vegas's sire, BURRS FIRST DOWN, was on the leading sires list several years for futurity money earners, divisional money earners and was an AQHA World Show top 10 barrel sire. BURRS FIRST DOWN is also a million dollar race sire ($1.2 million to 2009). From a small percentage of barrel starters, nearly all have been money earners at the major futurities and he has higher money earned per starter than Dash Ta Fame.
Vegas's dam produced barrel futurity money earners with VF Shoot Me a Wish, VF Magic Stone IBRA money earner and WC Mystic Red winning the 2D at the Big Bang Futurity and Sunby's Futurity.
*BURRS FIRST DOWN si 98 $25,834 6 wins to 5, graded stakes winner/sire. Sire of 101 starters, 68 ROM, 58 winners earning $1,290,523. 2005 top 15, 2006 top 20 Equi-stat Barrel Futurity Sire. 2006 Equi-stat 32nd leading barrel sire all divisions. 2007 AQHA World Show Top Ten Barrel sire-VF Burr Its Cold. 2010 Equi-stat top 25 leading barrel sire all divisions. Sire of 1D Champions and Futurity/Derby winners including VF Burr Its Cold, VF Burrs Alive, VF Burr N Smoke, VF Double Down, Burrs First Go, VF Elmers Lil Sis ($7000 BFA Juvenile & LG Fut, Reserve Champion at the Pac West Fut), VF First To The Wire, VF Coup De Ville (Champion 1D open and youth) & First Down Dawn (Champion 1D open & youth) to name a few.
*FIRST DOWN DASH si 105 $857,256 13 wins to 3. World Champion, Champion Three Year Old, Champion Three Year Old Colt. Sire of $62,953,816 & 32 Champions to date. #1 All Time Leading Sire of race horses & paternal grandsire of barrel horses.
*Mystic Wish si 90 $2,053 winner to 3. Dam of VF Shoot Me A Wish futurity money earner (2004), VF Burrs Eye 1D/2D money earner (2005), VF Magic Stone IBRA money earner (2006) & WC Mystic Red 2D Big Bang Futurity winner (2009).
*MYSTIC EYE si 106 $159,617 7 wins to 3. Sire of 115 ROM, 8 stakes winners, earning $1,160,327. Sire of multiple futurity, derby and WPRA winners including Kelly Maben's outstanding NFR gelding-Mystic Angela (Bubba). Career earnings well over $300,000.
*Wishin Anda Wishin (TB) winner at 2 $3,825. Dam of 8 TB foals, 6 to race, 4 winners; 3 QH foals, 3 winners, 3 ROM.