Devil’s Hole Ranch breeds top quality performance Quarter Horses that are used on the ranch by our family and friends. It is our philosophy to raise horses in an environment that focuses on the horses’ health and happiness, setting them up for the rest of their lives. We aim to raise horses that enjoy their job, are physically talented, beautiful, and a joy to be around.

With dedication to the improvement and development of the American Quarter Horse, please read below for information on the “mamas” of Devil’s Hole Ranch.

Contact Aurora Slattery with horse inquires at or 608-823-7134.

Watch Cricket Jo

2001 Red Dun

5 Panel N/N

Color Test: ee, Dd

IBHA Reserve Honor Roll for Steer Roping-Heading (2008)

Sire: Watch Joe Jack Bars

Dam: Catty Cadyshack

Watch Cricket Jo’s Pedigree

Tank is a mare for everyone and worth her weight in gold. All Slattery children are learning how to ride and rope on this exceptional mare.


Sambalena Cat
*also for sale*

2002 Black

Color Test: Ee, aa

Sire: Catalena Boy
(LTE $12,000+ in cutting)

Dam: Loucee Bar San

Sambalena Cat’s Pedigree

Sam is an older mare carrying some of the best lines in the Quarter horse industry including Doc O'Lena, King, Sugar Bars, Mr San Peppy and Otoe. She is a wonderful mare with a kind personality and produces beautiful athletic colts.


Smokes Last Chic

2012 Red Dun

5 Panel N/N

Color Test: ee, Aa, Dd

Sire: Mr Smoken Eighty Six
(100% Foundation Quarter Horse; 12.0 Show Record: ROM Performance; NRHA LTE $4,336; Offspring Record: NRHA Money-earners; NRHA Offspring LTE $8,970)

Dam: Jodies Nifty Chic
(IBHA Honor Roll for Dally Team Roping-Heeling (2010); IBHA Reserve Honor Roll for Dally Team Roping-Heading (2010); WIFQHA Open High Point Award in Ranch Reining, Confirmation, Steer Stopping (2010))

Smokes Last Chic’s Pedigree

Chic has been a part of the Ranch family since she was a foal. She is a hard-working mare used on the ranch for both roping and sorting. She has an incredible disposition and has proven athletic ability.


Devils Hole Hickory
“Sweet Mary”

2006 Dun

5 Panel N/N

Color Test: aa, Dd

WIFQHA 2010 Senior Awards: All-Around Grand Champion; Grand Champion; All-Around Conformation; Working Cow Horse; Ranch Cutting; Ranch Horse Trail

Sire: High Brow Hickory
(NCHA LTE $222,959; sire of over $5 million)

Dam: Merrys Kidding
(NRHA Money-earner, WIFQHA 2004 Grand Champion High Point Non-Cattle Horse)

Devils Hole Hickory Pedigree

In foal to REF Black Mamba (NRHA LTE $127,871)

Sweet Mary is one of our favorite mares here on the ranch. She has an incredible work ethic and explosive athletic ability. A very special mare, she is known for her beauty, spirit, and disposition.


Lenas My Handle


2009 Sorrel

Color Test: ee, AA

Sire: Lenas Telesis
(LTE $148,675; sire of over $3.5 million)

Dam: Made To Handle x Handle Bar Doc (LTE $163,000; sire of over $3 million)

Lena is a truly special mare. Her roping, cutting and just being an all around character, make her a treasure to our family. She loves our children and they enjoy her smooth gate and talent. She is in foal to WS Mercedes Dash, a young palomino stallion who’s bred for speed and barrels!