Parkheath Stud is committed to breeding and promoting Quality American Paint & Quarter Horses

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Some prefer to keep stallions I prefer to keep quality Mares and search the world for the best stallions to breed to them
Sue Painter

Click below to read an overview of my Mares and my breeding program

Click below to take you to our latest news

If you have any questions or If you are looking for a Paint or a Quarter Horse why not give me a call, or email me, or send a message using the Contact me link. I might be able to find the "one for you". - Sue Painter

Tel: 01379 674551 or 07850 801649  Email:-

We also enjoy having fun in the show pen !

Welcome to Naike. If yoiur wondering what does Naike mean it is Spanish for "flower of autumn"


Please say hi to Naike For Gunners “Naike”

A 2018 Bay splash white overo filly (Dual registered APHA / AQHA)

By Gunners Frostbite - (Gunner and Smart Chic Olena) 
2014 European Derby Champion
LTE: $115,000+. His offspring have earned over $572,000

Out of Ed Sparkle Snapper (Surprise Enterprise and Snapper Cal Bar)

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Welcome to Ghost, so appropriate on Halloween


Please say hi to MQH Snow White Gun “Ghost”

A 2021 Splash white overo filly (Dual registered APHA / AQHA)

By Sky Gun Kid - (Colonels Smoking Gun and Isle Bea Dun It) 

Out of Gunna Surprise Ya - (Gunnatrashya and Gunner)

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SW1 homozygous SW2 carrier


Welcome a new addition to PHS... "Lyric"


Please welcome FB Sophie Shining Nic - “Lyric”

A 2020 Bay splash white overo filly (Dual registered APHA / AQHA)

By Colonels Shining Gun "Jo Jo"- (Gunner and Shining Spark) 

2014 European Derby Champion

LTE: $115,000+. His offspring have earned over $572,000

Out of Noor Nicdry ( Reminic and Dry Doc)

5 Panel N/N

SW1 /SW2


Bailey and Sue at the SQH September 2021 Show


 Sue and Bailey had another fun and successful outing at the SQH September unaffiliated show.

Baily & Sue went home with the Walk-Jog Hi-Point award !


Bailey & Sue win yet another trophy - Sherwood Sizzler 2021


Sue and Bailey had another great show at the Sherwood Summer Sizzler held at Oakridge Arena in July 2021


Echo - Gunna B A Shiney Chic - APHA Grand Champion Mare


Echo, shown by Louise McKnight takes the APHA Grand Champion Mare award at the Sherwood Summer Sizzler !


SQH Summer Camp June 2021- Sue and Lucky


 Sue Painter riding Lucky at the SHQ Summer Camp in June 2021


MQH Milkygun - Corrina now with David Deptford


Corrina is now with David Deptford for her next stage of training. 



Sherwood Summer Sizzler Show 2019 was a fantastic show for Bailey, & me

Well what a fantastic show we had , 5 days at Oakridge Summer Sizzler, at Oakridge Arena, Myself and “Holster Your Gun” and Louise Mcknight with “Give Me A Star” we won 4 Grand champion APHA mares , 2 Reserve Supreme champions, lots of 1st and 2nd rosettes under 2 judges , and ended with 3 beautiful High Point Horse trophies sponsored by “Oakridge Quarter Horses “.
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Bailey “Holster Your Gun” taking the Oakridge High Point trophy at the Oakridge Summer Sizzler.
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A big thank you to Lita Pocock, and her team for all the hard work they do to make this show such a blast, to Louise Mcknight for all her tireless training and support, to my Paint comrades who make it all so much fun, all helping each other and supporting, to Rob ..... for everything really, Tracey Eaton for taking us, and by no means last Sophie Painter who works tirelessly home here from dawn to dusk to allow us to get away and do all this. Thank you all......i had the time of my life.

Holster Your Gun - Sherwood Easter Show 2019

A fantastic weekend for Bailey (Holster Your Gun) and myself at the Sherwood Easter show. (see above)

12 ridden classes and 1 Halter class entered, 11 ridden placings were 4 x 1st 5 x 2nd, 2 x 3rd , winning both the Overall Walk/Jog trophy’s and Champ rosettes, (UKPHA and Oakridge unaffiliated. A framed photograph from HB photography, flowers and an Easter Egg, not shown in photo because I ate it in between classes.....
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Holster Your Gun - Soverign Quarter Horses All Breed Show 2019

SQH All breed show, Sue and Bailey: 3rd Walk/Jog Pleasure, 2nd Walk/Jog Horsemanship and 1st Walk/Jog Trail, and finally the Walk /Jog High Point Champion
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