Owner: 1) Frances Jelks 2) Rowland Stanfield
Breeder: Mereworth Farm; State Bred: KY
Unraced in TB races; CH.Quarter Running Stallion (1943-44); Ch.Q.R.Stallion (1945-46); Sire of ROM Race/ROM Arena Producing Daughters.
[AQHA SI-85,AA 16 Starts 10-2-0 in QH races, AQHA ROM Race]
Piggin String, a Thoroughbred stallion foaled in 1942, won short distance races and performance horse classes. He was said to be the ideal Quarter Horse.
Although he may never have made an official start, he was a consistant winner on Quarter Horse tracks in the Southwest.
Named Champion Quarter Running Stallion in 1945 and 1946.
A leading sire of racing QHs throughout the 1950s, reaching a rank of 4th in 1953.
Sire of 142 registered foals (mostly QHs).
Died in 1961.