Cats Merada has become one of the top sires in the cutting horse industry with offspring earnings in excess of $5 Million. Intelligence, athleticism, and beautiful conformation are all traits being passed on to his offspring. His foals have performed well in cutting, reining and working cow horse disciplines..Furst Ranch offers you the opportunity to support Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Inland Northwest, while making a dream come true in breeding for your next Champion!
Under the guidance of John Wold, this 1999 sorrel stallion has earned Lifetime Earnings of $177,900. His show career includes: 2002 NCHA Futurity Three-Year-Old Open semi-finalist; 2003 Southern Futurity Four-Year-Old Open Co-Reserve Champion; 2003 Brazos Bash 3rd Four-Year-Old Open; 2003 West Texas Futurity 3rd Four-Year-Old Open; 2003 Lone Star CHA 3rd (tie) Four-Year-Old Open; 2003 Music City Futurity Four-Year-Old Open finalist; 2003 Augusta Futurity Four-Year-Old Open finalist; 2003 Galles Ranches Four-Year-Old Open finalist; 2003 NCHA Summer Spectacular Four-Year-Old Open semi-finalist; 2004 Bonanza Cutting Five & Six-Year-Old Open Champion; 2004 Silverado Arena Five & Six-Year-Old Open Reserve Champion; 2004 NCHA Super Stakes 3rd Five & Six-Year-Old Open; 2004 NCHA Summer Spectacular 3rd Five & Six-Year-Old Open; 2004 Western Horseman Cup Finals 3rd (tie) OP; 2004 Memphis Futurity Five & Six-Year-Old Open finalist; 2004 Augusta Futurity Five & Six-Year-Old Open finalist.
One of the things that set Cats Merada apart from other horses was his intelligence that also presented some challenges. Trainer John Wold said, ‘You didn't want to show him anything more than what you wanted him to know. Cats Merada is a gritty show horse that loves competition. And the tougher it was, the better he got! He always excelled at what he did when the cow presented a challenge. He would literally light up once the cow would turn and threaten him … that’s when he was at his best in turning on them.’
Cats Merada’s pedigree is outstanding. He is sired by legendary High Brow Cat. His dam is Merada Lena whose offspring earnings are over: $278,566. Cats Merada is truly one of the most beautiful sons of High Brow Cat and his conformation and balance is outstanding. Cats Merada has always been a very special horse and he knows it.
Sire of offspring with earnings in excess of $5,143,095. His first offspring were born in 2005 and they have undoubtedly lived up to the reputation of the “Cats” that came before him. They are very similar to their sire. Showing his good looks, balance and conformation, the Cats Merada offspring have been building a solid future for the program at Furst Ranch. They display his intelligence thoughts, moves, easy ways of training and a willingness to please. An outstanding pedigree, a proven show record, with looks and conformation that are second to none make Cats Merada an outstanding individual in the Cutting Horse Industry. He'd make a perfect choice for your next champion, so here is your opportunity to make that choice to win with a Cats Merada!