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Rocket Wrangler

<tr><th>Discipline:</th><td>Racing</td></tr> <tr><th scope="col" colspan="2" style="text-align:center;">Racing record</th></tr><tr><td colspan="2" style="text-align:center;"> ??-10-4-4, SI-97</td></tr><tr><th scope="col" colspan="2" style="text-align:center;">Race earnings</th></tr><tr><td colspan="2" style="text-align:center;">$252,167</td></tr><tr><th scope="col" colspan="2" style="text-align:center;">Major racing wins</th></tr><tr><td colspan="2" style="text-align:center;">All American Futurity, Rainbow Futurity</td></tr> <tr><th scope="col" colspan="2" style="text-align:center;">Honors</th></tr><tr><td colspan="2" style="text-align:center;">American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame, 1970 Champion Quarter Running 2-year-old Colt</td></tr><tr style="font-size:80%; font-weight:lighter; text-align:center; color:#555;"><td colspan="2">Horse infobox last updated on: July 21, 2010.</td></tr>
Rocket Wrangler
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Breed: Quarter Horse
Sire: Rocket Bar (TB)

<tr><th>Grandsire:</th><td>Three Bars (TB)</td></tr>

Dam: Go Galla Go

<tr><th>Maternal grandsire:</th><td>Go Man Go</td></tr>

Gender: Stallion
Foaled: 1968
Country: United States
Color: Sorrel


Honors
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)


Winner of the All American Futurity, Rocket Wrangler went on to sire Dash For Cash.[1]

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Life

Rocket Wrangler was a 1968 son of American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame member Rocket Bar (TB), out of Go Galla Go, a daughter of another Hall of Fame member Go Man Go.[2]

He won ten times on the racetrack, finishing second four times and third another four times, earning $252,167 in race earnings. His highest speed index was 97. He won the All American Futurity and the Rainbow Futurity, and finished second in the All American Congress Futurity.[2]

After retiring, he went on to sire 56 stakes winners, including Hall of Fame member Dash For Cash. His foals earned over $9,400,000 on the racetrack.[1]

He died on November 29,1992. He was inducted into the AQHA Hall of Fame in 2010.[1]

Pedigree

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Percentage (TB)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Three Bars (TB)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Myrtle Dee (TB)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rocket Bar (TB)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cartago (TB)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Golden Rocket (TB)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Morshion (TB)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rocket Wrangler
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Top Deck (TB)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Go Man Go
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lightfoot Sis
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Go Galla Go
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Direct Win (TB)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
La Galla Win
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
La Gallina V
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 American Quarter Horse Foundation "Rocket Wrangler Hall of Fame Bio" American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame
  2. 2.0 2.1 Pitzer Most Influential Quarter Horse Sires p. 106


References

  • Pitzer, Andrea Laycock (1987). The Most Influential Quarter Horse Sires. Tacoma, WA: Premier Pedigrees. 



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