DKS Chocolate Chrome is a 2019 grullo snowcap POA stallion. “Groot,” as he is affectionately known, is an exciting stallion prospect with his top-notch pedigree, quality movement, unique color, and guarantee to pass the Appaloosa color gene to his foals. His sire, Chocolatey(ApHC), is the all-time leading performance horse sire in the Appaloosa Horse Club. Before becoming the legendary sire he is today, Chocolatey was a champion himself, winning such prestigious futurities/classes as the Southern Belle Invitational, Tom Powers, Reichert Celebration, NSBA World Championship Show, Just For Pleasure, and Double Your Pleasure. He is an ApHC World Champion and World Champion sire who is not only a top Appaloosa sire, but a leading sire in the Western Pleasure industry.
On his dam’s side, Groot carries the bloodlines of POAC Hall Of Fame stallions East Acres Double Tough and Docs Tough Cookie. His dam also produced a POA Select Sire Futurity reserve champion colt, DKs Made For Romance. Groot carries one HERDA gene. Mare owners must provide proof of negative HERDA test when submitting breeding contract.