At Excell Santa Gertrudis superior Females are our focus and priority. Our females are selected not only for conformation but for docility and longevity. It’s not uncommon for Excell bred females to produce quality show and replacement calves year after year well into their teens. Females in our herd currently trace back to the most well-known show bloodlines in the Santa Gertrudis breed available the last thirty years. Replacement and show females are always available at the ranch headquarters just south of Houston, Texas in Santa Fe, Texas. Please contact us for more information on available progeny from the females below and others.

XL River Rose 677

Registration Number: 20165439
Date of Birth: December 30, 2016
Sire: XL Hanna's Red Hot 517 (ET) 517
Dam: Twin Creek 503

A daughter of XL Red Hot 517, River Rose was the 2018 Reserve Yearling Champion at the Fort Worth Livestock Show and is in production currently at the ranch.

Honey Mustard D47

Registration Number: 20161769
Date of Birth: September 21, 2016
Sire: 777 Honey Badger 1202
Dam: Sweet Mustard 4169

Honey Mustard is the first natural calf of Sweet Mustard 4169 who was the 2015 Calf Champion at the State Fair of Texas. She now resides in our donor program and produces consistent quality progeny.

HDHF Magnum 6014 (ET)

Registration Number: 1263114
Date of Birth: July 12, 2006
Sire: Magnum 357
Dam: Hunt's DHF Miss Carley 243

HDHF Magnum 6014 is an embryo transfer daughter of two times National Champion 5-E Magnum 357. As the dam of XL Midas 355 and many other retained calves her influence in the Excell herd is easily recognized.

Madison 427/7

Registration Number: 1267035
Date of Birth: April 27, 2007
Sire: Pimp Daddy 2-69
Dam: Demi 5-92

Madison is one of the most powerful cows we’ve had the opportunity to own. She’s packed full of muscle and body and continues to pass that along to her progeny. She is the dam if the 2011 Reserve Yearling Champion at San Antonio and Houston Livestock show.

These females and more are the basis and heart of our program. We offer IVF aspirations on these donors through the year based on breeding status. Please contact us for opportunities.


Sam, Sandy, and Todd Hyde
7110 Bar O Ranch Road
Santa Fe, TX 77517

Samuel: 409-316-2331
Todd: 281-705-083