Blunt, SD

Lauing Ranch

Our goal is to produce top quality performance, using-type Quarter Horses for the ranch and the arena. We specialize in horses with good conformation with an emphasis on good feet, legs, athletic ability, good dispositions, and trainability.

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Quality Stallions

Lauing Ranch strives to breed horses with superior conformation, pedigree, athletic ability, and disposition that can do anything and look great doing it.

Beautiful Mares

Our mares produce colts that are athletic, quick learners, easy to train, and sound. They have all the bone and the muscle they need plus they also have the stamina, willingness and the ability to get the job done.

Horses for Sale

These horses are smooth moving across the pasture and quick on their feet in the arena. Horses raised here will do well anywhere.

Ranching Heritage Breeder

The historic Lauing Ranch in South Dakota, is proud to be an approved breeder in the new AQHA Ranching Heritage Breeder program.

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Our Stallions

Located just south of Blunt where horses and a lifetime commitment to the cattle industry have been paramount for decades. As the third and fourth generations raising horses on the same ranch, Bernie and JD are proud of their Quarter Horse program and once again they offer a top set of horses they know you'll like. Their goal is to breed horses with superior conformation, pedigree, athletic ability, and disposition that can do anything and look great doing it.



50% GOOSEBERY  31.25% Blue Valentine
Valentine Red Rogers x Foxy Wyo Blue
Foxy Wyo Blue, a Plenty Try daughter, is a full sister to Fox Coup.


Hancock Red Fox by Leo Hancock Hayes out of Fox Coup.
A full brother to Blue Fox Hancock. Red Fox has an open AQHA Performance Register of Merit and has been successfully shown at jackpots, team ropings, and rodeos. Red Fox’s foals have great dispositions and are easy to train. Foals will be available in 2019 from Lauing Ranch mares. Thank you to KESA Quarter Horses and Sam Schultz for such an exciting opportunity.


2015 Blue Roan Stallion


Early in November, 2016, sadly, we lost this beautiful stallion to health complications. He was our senior stallion and he was our beautiful    "Blue." We were heartbroken but we have always felt that we were blessed to have him here at our ranch for as long as we did.  Certainly, once in a lifetime horse;  a gift from heaven and a huge blessing for each of us. The last foals from this guy arrived in 2017. A legendary brood mare sire. 5 Panel N/N

As an own son of Hancocks Blue Boy , Revue is a line bred Joe Hancock / Blue Valentine, 91% Foundation stallion bred by the famous Broken Bones Ranch in Wyoming. Revue Hancock is a true blue roan who has sired 155 plus AQHA 100% roan foals in his career .VA Test 2/18/2008: Negative Vaccinated

BONNY BLUES 2001 Blue Roan Stallion

With 43.75% Blue Valentine, Bonny Blues will bring a diversity from an extraordinary stallion to the breeding program. The LAUING RANCH family welcomes inquiries regarding Bonny Blues, Revue Hancock, and the other fine stallions in our breeding program. Bonny Blues is truly a great addition to our breeding program.  5 Panel N/N
WYO HAWK BLUES - 2008 Grullo Roan Stallion

2008 Grullo Stallion. Sired by Wyo Blue Bonnet dam is Red Hawk Blues ( Blues Beard crossed on Blue Try's full sister).  Expect foals for sale in 2018. "Hawk" is a maternal brother to Plenty Blue Hawk. This picture doesn't do him justice, he is a very thick made horse with a huge hip!




2004 BAY ROAN son of LEO HANCOCK HAYES out of a daughter of RICOCHET TUCKER by Hancocks Blue Boy N/N on the 5 panel AQHA. All his foals are eligible for the AQHA Ranch Heritage Challenge. SIRES 100% roan and black. 32.81% Blue Valentine. A good minded, gentle, own son of the great Leo Hancock Hayes, himself a great sire with the bone, substance, disposition and ability that this pedigree is famous for. We have great hopes for this own son of Leo Hancock Hayes as his colts are smart and look fantastic and all 100% roan with all black points. EVA Test 2/18/2008: Negative Vaccinated 5 Panel N/N


An exceptionally athletic, powerful, good boned outstanding stallion with a true blue color. In fact, in the first three generations of his pedigree of fourteen horses, ten are blue roan with the rest red or bay roan. He is built for success and with his foundation bloodlines and nine crosses to Blue Valentine; his foals are being used around the country in a variety of disciplines and his daughters are producing some outstanding foals. Broken Bones bred. Sire of 100% roan colts all with black points. Tested Rn/Rn. EVA Test 2/18/2008: Negative Vaccinated 5 Panel N/N

2008 Grullo Roan stallion. Bred by KESA Quarter Horses. Own son of Rojo Valentine, a 1996 roan grandson of Blue Valentine, out of Fox Coup, a grullo own daughter of Plenty Try and Diane Valentine. Dam is Sierras Fox, a red dun daughter of Fox Coup and Sierra Rip by Rip Rip. A nice big stout great boned stallion . Double bred Fox Coup (50%) with the athletic ability of Plenty Try. 31.25% Blue Valentine. 25.00% Gooseberry 11.72% Joe Hancock. Affectionately, known as “Sam,” he is producing outstanding foals with great bone, strong grullo, and a willing attitude.  A 50% Gooseberry mare, Fox Coup is a favorite mare of all time. One of the best proven producers in Blue Valentine bloodlines, Fox Coup shows her significance in the KESA Quarter Horse Program. 5 panel N/N


2015 dun roan who also carries a cream gene. Last foal of the great Mucha Zorrita by Wyo Kid Curry out of Plenty Foxy (best producing daughter)  by Gooseberry. She has produced two colts that are standing at stud: Mucha Hancock and Leterip Hancock, and several fillies that were retained for breeding programs. A packed pedigree with Blue Valentine, Gooseberry, Plenty Coup, Rip Rip, Leo, and Texas Blue Bonnet 16.02%. One of the higher percentage Texas Blue Bonnet horses out there. 26.56% Blue Valentine, 25.00% Gooseberry, 14.65% Joe Hancock. Mucha has a super personality. Excited for his future here at Lauing Ranch.



SOLD to Kansas

2013 blue roan stallion sired by Revue Hancock and out of a favorite mare of ours, Stretch Hancock Pep, a Big Stretch Hancock daughter. Used here on the ranch, he is a nice sized, good boned stallion. Rn/Rn All his foals will be roan. Lauing Ranch is excited to see what this stallion will add to our program. N/N by test results of both sire and dam.



2010 blue roan stallion

Rn/Rn and N/N on the 5 panel tests by UC Davis
being ridden by Mike Modrell, Iowa

2011 Blue Roan Stallion

A true blue son of Wyo Blue Valentine, 2001 blue roan, by Wyo Blue Bonne out of Jet Smooth Blues an own daughter of Gooseberry. Out of Ms Blueman Gist, a 2001 double bred blue roan Rowdy Blue Man daughter. The right kind of a blue roan stallion prospect with two blue roan parents. Bred by the Vista Grande Ranch Laramie, Wyoming. Sold to FL


Deceased Sire of arena horses in 4-H, High School Rodeo, college rodeo, Little Britches and PRCA. 70% ROAN PRODUCER. Outstanding broodmare sire. Bred by the Pitzer Ranch in Nebraska. Ranch ridden by young and old.


2008 Grullo Roan stallion Own son of the great now deceased Wyo Blue Bonnet 1992 grullo roan from Merritt Quarter Horses. Big, pretty, willing and grullo roan! Out of Blues Go Go, a black daughter of Plenty Try. Full bother to Blues Flight. Ridden by grandson, Levi Lauing.

2008 grullo stallion. A shapely son of Wyo Blue Bonnet a 1992 grullo roan owned by Merritt Quarter Horses who is a son of Leo Hancock Hayes by Blue Valentine. Wyo Blue Bonnet is the sire of sons and daughters in many breeding programs around the country. After much consideration and thought, Lauing Ranch is offering Wyo Bonnet for sale.


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