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Bugs Valentino is sired Smart Little Lena and is out of Bunnys Starlight. Bunnys Starlight is a full sister to Grays Starlight, Gallo Del Cielo and Paddys Irish Whiskey.
See pedigree below.

Bugs Valentino is proving to be a sire that passes along his superior traits, as he has great athletic ability, excellent conformation and an outstanding disposition. His progeny are proving to be talented and easily trained for reining, working cow horse or for the cutting arena. Please contact us for a current listing of progeny available for sale.

Bugs Valentino is currently enrolled in the NRBC and AQHA Incentive Fund


Click HERE to see Bugs Valentino's Stallion Card


Performance Record

NHRA money earner, 2003 AQHA World Show qualifier - Senior Reining, 2003 AQHA Performance Register of Merit - Open Reining, 24 AQHA points.

Male Line
Bugs Valentino is sired by Smart Little Lena, the 2nd All-Time Leading Cutting Horse with lifetime earnings in excess of $743,000. The first Triple Crown Winner,1982 NCHA Futurity 3 Year Old Open Champion; 1983 NCHA Derby 4 Year Old Open Co-Champion; 1983 NCHA Super Stakes Open Champion; 1983 Bonanaza Cutting 4 Year Old Champion; 1984 Masters Cutting Open Champion.

Smart Little Lena has 988 offspring with earnings in excess of $29,600,000 and is the All-Time Leading Sire of cutting horses.

Female Line
Dam of Bugs Valetino Bunny's Starlight (f. by Peppy San Badger) $65,449: split 3rd, NCHA Open Super Stakes; finalist in the NCHA Open Futurity and Open Classic; Arizona Open Classic/Challenge Champion; finalist in the Bonanza 5/6-Year-Old Cutting Championship.


Smart Starlight (f. by Smart Little Lena) is a full sister to Bugs. $79,084.79: 6th NCHA Open Derby, split 7th NCHA Open Classic/Challenge; finalist in the NCHA Open Futurity.

Missin Bunny (f. by Miss N Cash) is a half sister to Bugs. $29,503.44: finalist in the NCHA Open Derby

A Short Bunny (f. by Shorty Lena) is also a half sister to Bugs. $14,009.18: Split 5th, 1999 PCCHA Open Derby, Split 6th, Gold Coast Open Futurity.


BUGS VALENTINO'S Performing Offspring
BUGS LITTLE BUNNY 3941919 Bay Mare 04/29/2000
Dam- HICKORYS SHORT CUT 3531774 Damsire- SHORTY LENA 1280370
National Cutting Horse Association: $ 1,031.81 Earned thru 11/07/2009

BUGSY MALOY 4195702 Sorrel Gelding 04/29/2001
Dam- DOWNTRODEN 3347270 Damsire- YOUNG GUN 2700626
National Cutting Horse Association: $ 15,002.35 Earned thru 10/08/2010



Please click on pedigree below to download a printable pedigree.

Bugs Valentino Pedigree


Bugs Valentino is currently enrolled in the AQHA Incentive Fund and The National Reining Breeders Classic


Silver Star Ranch - Home of Bugs Valentino
Wayne McDonnell · 22418 FM 1094 · PO Box 1241 · New Ulm, Texas 78950
Phone: 979-992-3076 · Fax: 979-992-3079 · Cell: 713-254-7156 · Email Us
Please contact us for more info about Bugs Valentino and his progeny available for sale.