This year's Augusta Futurity broke records for entries and payout. The 4-Year-Old Open was won by Austin Shepard and Kittennish. • Photo by S. Sylvester Photography

Kittennish Scores First Major Win at Augusta Futurity

Kittennish had a lot to live up to before she took a single step in the show pen.

A Royal Family

There was a lot of promise seen in Show Biz Kitty as a 2-year-old. She was pointed toward the 2006 National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Futurity. But she suffered from a serious hock injury in 2005 that would keep her out of the show pen for good.