Known in the barn as “Etta”, HS Buck Up Buttercup made her show debut in 2022 and won first place in the Fine Harness 2-Year-Old division at the Midwest Charity Horse Show with Bryce Smithwick.
Etta is out of WC HS Daydream’s Fashionista, dam of 2022 Kentucky State Fair Fine Harness 3-Year-Old Stallion/Gelding WC HS Ambitious Joe and HS Most Likely To Succeed. Fashionista is by the number one rated and multiple WGC, WCC and WC sire Undulata’s Nutcracker and out of Broodmare Hall of Fame great WC A Daydream Believer. Fashionista is a full sister to WGC CHHS Daydream’s Heads Up, HS Daydream’s Knockout (BHF), HS Daydream’s Wicked Wendy and HS Daydream’s Elegance. Fashionista is a half sister to WGC CHCastledream, WCC CHHS Dignitary, WCC HS Decorum, WC HS Daydream’s Perfect Gentleman, WC HS Daydream’s Believe In Me, RWC CHHS First Day, HS Castle Vision, HS Daydream’s Dignity, HS Daydream’s Fancy Footwork, HS Daydream’s Centurion and more.
Etta is by WC Mountainview’s Heir To Fortune, a striking black 21-year-old stallion, who is sire of WCC Smart Fortune, WCC Shine Bright, RWCC Callaway’s Gelato, WC CHLulu Guinness, WC She’s Got A Fortune, WC Seek Your Fortune, WC Leatherwood’s Aha Moment, RWC Just A Cliche, RWC Now Performing Nightly and RWC Radiant Destiny. WC Mountainview’s Heir To Fortune is by former 3-Gaited 3-Year-Old Stake WC Supreme Heir and out of Kitchiku’s Konstellation.