Mare Power

We are dedicated to producing, raising, showing and selling top quality cutting horses.
Clarke Butte Ranch strongly believes in the bottom side of a cutting horse pedigree and
our mares are proven in the show pen with combined LTE earnings of over $700,000.00.

Clarke Butte Ranch

Little Silver Belles – LTE $200,431.68

He’s a Peptospoonful LTE $72,950.89 x Kadee Lena Belle LTE $95,375.86

 “A true cow horse.  Quick with lots of expression.
She will undoubtedly pass that on to her foals.”
– Phil Hanson

Career Highlights Include

2007 
NWCHA RANCH FESTIVAL – OPEN DERBY CHAMPION
COTTON STAKES – OPEN DERBY CHAMPION
ICHA FUTURITY – OPEN DERBY CHAMPION

2008 
BONANZA CUTTING – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE FINALIST
ABILENE SPECTACULAR – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE FINALIST
NCHA SUMMER SPECTACULAR – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE FINALIST
EL RANCHO FUTURITY – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE RESERVE CHAMPION
COTTON STAKES – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE CHAMPION

2009 
ABILENE SPECTACULAR – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE FINALIST
NCHA SUPER STAKES – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE FINALIST
EL RANCHO FUTURITY – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE CHAMPION
EL RANCHO FUTURITY – CLASSIC CHALLENGE $50 AM CHAMPION
PCCHA GOLDEN HILLS FUTURITY – CLASSIC CHALLENGE $50 AM RESERVE CHAMPION
PCCHA GOLDEN HILLS FUTURITY – CLASSIC CHALLENGE LIMITED AM RESERVE CHAMPION
MERCURIA, RENO – NON PRO FINALIST
ICHA FUTURITY – CLASSIC CHALLENGE $50 AM CHAMPION

Offspring
2012 Smoothnsilver (Smooth as a Cat) sorrel gelding
2013 Silverasabelle (Smooth as a Cat) red roan filly
2014 Xreyvision (Dual Rey) sorrel gelding
2016 Silver Swag (Kit Kat Sugar) sorrel gelding
2017 “Esther” (High Brow CD) sorrel filly
2017 “Milo” (Thomas E Hughes) sorrel stud colt

2017 Breeding
WR This Cats Smart
Dual Smart Rey

Clarke Butte Ranch

Pounce – LTE $239,776.43

High Brow Cat LTE $110,102.14 x Haidas Little Shorty LTE $47,646.18

 “Pounce is one of the most cow smart and strongest High Brow Cat mares that
I’ve ever trained and shown!”
– Phil Hanson

Career Highlights Include

2010 
WEST TEXAS FUTURITY DERBY – OPEN DERBY FINALIST
NCHA SUMMER SPECTACULAR DERBY – OPEN RESERVE DERBY CHAMPION
BRAZOS BASH – OPEN RESERVE DERBY CHAMPION
PCCHA GOLDEN HILLS FUTURITY – OPEN RESERVE DERBY CHAMPION

2011 
NCHA SUPER STAKES – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE FINALIST
NCHA SUMMER SPECTACULAR – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE RESERVE CHAMPION
NCHA SUMMER SPECTACULAR CLASSIC CHALLENGE LIMITED NP FINALIST
PCCHA GOLDEN HILLS FUTURITY CLASSIC CHALLENGE LIMITED NP FINALIST
BRAZOS BASH – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE RESERVE CHAMPION

2012 
BONANZA CUTTING – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE FINALIST
ICHA FUTURITY – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE FINALIST
NCHA SUMMER SPECTACULAR – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE FINALIST
CATTLEMAN’S CUTTING – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE CHAMPION
CALGARY STAMPEDE – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE CHAMPION
BREEDERS INVITATIONAL CLASSIC CHALLENGE LIMITED NP FINALIST
NCHA SUMMER SPECTACULAR CLASSIC CHALLENGE LIMITED NP FINALIST
NCHA SUMMER SPECTACULAR CLASSIC CHALLENGE AM FINALIST
ICHA FUTURITY CLASSIC CHALLENGE AM FINALIST
ARBUCKLE MOUNTAIN FUTURITY CLASSIC CHALLENGE LIMITED NP FINALIST
ARBUCKLE MOUNTAIN FUTURITY CLASSIC CHALLENGE NP FINALIST
EL RANCHO FUTURITY CLASSIC CHALLENGE AM RESERVE CHAMPION

2015
PCCHA WINTER ROUND UP – $5 NOVICE CHAMPION
PCCHA WINTER ROUND UP – $5 NOVICE NP CHAMPION, SHOW #1 & 2
PCCHA CORE BALANCE DERBY – MERCURIA OPEN RESERVE CHAMPION
WINE COUNTRY CUTTING – OPEN CIRCUIT CHAMPION

Offspring 
2014 Royally Pounced (CD Royal) bay filly
2014 Hal of a Pounce (Halreycious) sorrel filly
2015 Pouncin on Checks (Im Countin Checks) sorrel filly
2016 Pounced Upon A Time (One Time Pepto) sorrel filly
2016 Pouncin Over the Boon (Once In A Blu Boon) red roan filly
2017 “Felix” (Dual Rey) sorrel stud colt

2017 Breeding
Dual Rey

Clarke Butte Ranch

Daintys Kual Kitty – LTE $122,672.56

Dual Smart Rey LTE $257,522.51 x Kats Dainty Gal

“A smart, big hearted cow horse.  She always has good intentions.”
– Morgan Cromer

Career Highlights Include

2012 
LVCHA FUTURITY – OPEN FUTURITY CHAMPION
EL RANCHO FUTURITY – NON-PRO FUTURITY CHAMPION

2013 
LVCHA FUTURITY – OPEN DERBY CHAMPION
EL RANCHO FUTURITY – OPEN DERBY CHAMPION

2014 
NCHA SUPER STAKES – UNLIMITED AM, $200K LIMITED CLASSIC CHALLENGE FINALIST
PCCHA HOLY COW CUTTING – NON-PRO CLASSIC CHALLENGE CHAMPION
LVCHA FUTURITY – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE FINALIST
LVCHA FUTURITY – UNLIMITED AMATEUR & SENIOR CHAMPION
PCCHA GOLDEN HILLS FUTURITY – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE FINALIST
PCCHA GOLDEN HILLS FUTURITY – NON-PRO CLASSIC CHALLENGE FINALIST

2015 
NCHA SUPER STAKES – SEMI FINALIST
NCHA WESTERN NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS – RESERVE CHAMPION $15,000 NOVICE  NCHA WESTERN NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS – FINALIST $15,000 NOVICE NON-PRO
PCCHA CORE BALANCE DERBY – CLASSIC CHALLENGE UNLIMITED AMATEUR FINALIST
NCHA SUMMER SPECTACULAR – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE FINALIST
NCHA SUMMER SPECTACULAR – CLASSIC CHALLENGE UNLIMITED AMATEUR FINALIST
ICHA FUTURITY OPEN FINALIST
ICHA NON-PRO FINALIST
EL RANCHO FUTURITY NON-PRO FINALIST
PCCHA FUTURITY OPEN FINALIST

2016
IDAHO FUTURITY – MERCURIA FINALIST

2017
PCCHA COYOTE ROCK ROUND UP – OPEN CIRCUIT CHAMPION

Offspring
2106 Kual Hand Luke (High Brow CD) sorrel stud colt
2017 Man of Metal (TBD) (Metallic Cat) red roan stud colt

2017 Breeding
Metalic Al
Metallic Cat

Clarke Butte Ranch

This Kittys Smart – LTE $113,855.28

WR This Cats Smart LTE $236,513.91 x Nurse Gray LTE $93,188.31

“A very quick, stylish, cowy mare.  One of the most athletic horses I’ve ever ridden.”
– Morgan Cromer

“This Kittys Smart is everything I look for in a show horse.  She has the strength and grit needed to hold tough cattle.  Even after multiple runs, she never loses the intense cow smarts, presence and bright look needed to impress the judges.”
– Andrew Coates

Career Highlights Include

2011
TEJON RANCH FUTURITY – OPEN $50K LIMITED FUTURITY CHAMPION

2012
EL RANCHO FUTURITY – OPEN DERBY FINALIST
EL RANCHO FUTURITY – $10 NOVICE DERBY CHAMPION

2013
PCCHA CORE BALANCE DERBY – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE RESERVE CHAMPION
PCCHA HOLY COW ROUNDUP – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE CHAMPION
LVCHA AGED EVENT – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE CHAMPION
DOUBLE R CUTTING AGED EVENT – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE CHAMPION
BREEDERS INVITATIONAL – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE FINALIST

2014
LVCHA AGED EVENT – UNLTD AM SR CLASSIC CHALLENGE RESERVE CHAMPION
WINE COUNTRY CUTTING – OPEN CIRCUIT CHAMPION
PCCHA AGED EVENT CUTTING – OPEN CLASSIC CHALLENGE RESERVE CHAMPION
PCCHA FUTURITY – UNLTD AM SR CLASSIC CHALLENGE CHAMPION

2015
NCHA WESTERN NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS – $15,000 NOVICE NON-PRO RES CHAMPION
WINE COUNTRY CUTTING – $15,000  NOVICE CIRCUIT CHAMPION
ICHA FUTURITY MERCURIA NON-PRO FINALIST
EL RANCHO FUTURITY MERCURIA NON-PRO FINALIST
2015 WORLD FINALS – $15,000 NOVICE SHOW CHAMPION

2017
NON PRO CIRUIT CHAMPION – PCCHA COYOTE ROCK ROUND-UP
OUTBACK CUTTING NON PRO CIRCUIT CHAMPION

2017 Breeding
Reyzn The Cash