“Thumper” – 2022 Palomino Colt
Dam: JJ Bank On Zoomy Doc
Thumper (AQHA Pending) is a palomino colt by Meradaszippyjacklena (AQHA sorrel stallion) and out of JJ Bank On Zoomy Doc (AQHA palomino mare). On the top side, Thumper is Meradas Little Sue, Smart Lil Ricochet, Two Eyed Jack, Zan Parr Bar, and Zippo Pine Bar Bred. On the bottom side, he is Zoom Zoom Shorty x Shorty Lena, and Bobalena Bob x Bob Acre Doc bred.
Thumper’s grandsire on the top side (Ricochets Sue) earned over $21,000 in the NCHA and has an NCHA Certificate of Ability. Ricochets Sue was sired by Smart Lil Ricochet and is out of Meradas Little Sue.
Smart Lil Ricochet is the sire of multiple NCHA champions with offspring earnings over $3.9 million. In 2007, when he died, he was leading siring son of Smart Little Lena. He was the 1997 NCHA Open Futurity first go-round winner having marked a 223. His show career was cut short by a serious injury sustained during his First-go NCHA Futurity winning run.
Meradas Little Sue currently ranks number 6 (Smart Little Lena ranks number 5) on the Equi-Stat Life Time Cutting Statistics, which follows the top horses in the cutting horse industry. She is a three time NCHA Open World Champion having won the title in 1995, 1997, and 1999. She has NCHA life time earnings of over $730,000, was the 1996 horse of the year, and is a member of the NCHA Hall of Fame.
Thumper’s great grandsire on the bottom side, Zoom Zoom Shorty (sired by Shorty Lena) had NCHA LTE $9,737.91 with an NCHA Certificate of Ability. He was the 2004 WCHA Open Futurity Finalist, 2004 Lamples Western Wear Open Futurity Finalist, 2005 Cutting In Dixie Open Derby Reserve Champion, 2005 Ski Country Circuit Open Reserve Champion. Shorty Lena was $84 million dollar sire and had NCHA LTE $110,102.14.
Bob Acre Doc earned $426,136 LTE and was a two time NCHA World Champion. He is in the NCHA Hall of Fame and is an Equi-Stat leading cutting sire.