• 100% Born and Raised in Texas
  • Breeder #TX2912

1996

Founded in 1996 by Rod Heltzel, Starbuck Whitetails herd was was started with core pure South Texas EHD resistant Genetics and led to the Grand Sire Starbuck which is one of the premier Texas Whitetail Sires with offspring including: Gladiator Starbuck, Starbuck 727, Starbuck Dynamite, Wiz, Pretty Boy, Cash, Cadillac, Pretty Buck and more.

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1996

Founded in 1996 by Rod Heltzel, Starbuck Whitetails herd was was started with core pure South Texas EHD resistant Genetics and led to the Grand Sire Starbuck which is one of the premier Texas Whitetail Sires with offspring including: Gladiator Starbuck, Starbuck 727, Starbuck Dynamite, Wiz, Pretty Boy, Cash, Cadillac, Pretty Buck and more.

2007

The reigning Grand Sire of the current herd is Gladiator Starbuck was born. “Gus” who has produced consistent 200" plus 2 year old offspring and is one of the most bred Texas Typicals whitetails and a member of the elite TDA Texas Top 40 Typicals.

Gladiator-Starbuck_CircleGladiator Starbuck at 4

Gladiator-Starbuck_CircleGladiator Starbuck at 4

2007

The reigning Grand Sire of the current herd is Gladiator Starbuck was born. “Gus” who has produced consistent 200" plus 2 year old offspring and is one of the most bred Texas Typicals whitetails and a member of the elite TDA Texas Top 40 Typicals.

2008

While maintaining the Starbuck line and staying true to the pure South Texas EHD resistant genetics, the herd was purchased by the Wieser brothers.

Pretty-Buck-CirclePretty Buck at 5

Pretty-Buck-CirclePretty Buck at 5

2008

While maintaining the Starbuck line and staying true to the pure South Texas EHD resistant genetics, the herd was purchased by the Wieser brothers.

2013

The herd foundation was moved to the family ranch Bent Tree Farm in China Spring Texas.

Bambi-Dynamite-CircleBambi Dynamite at 3

Bambi-Dynamite-CircleBambi Dynamite at 3

2013

The herd foundation was moved to the family ranch Bent Tree Farm in China Spring Texas.

2014

The legacy of Starbuck Whitetails has been further enhanced by adding state of the art handling facilities to improve the AI breeding program. While always maintaining the Starbuck line and staying true to the pure South Texas EHD resistant genetics.

Handling-FacilityPriefert AI and Handling Facility

Handling-FacilityPriefert AI and Handling Facility

2014

The legacy of Starbuck Whitetails has been further enhanced by adding state of the art handling facilities to improve the AI breeding program. While always maintaining the Starbuck line and staying true to the pure South Texas EHD resistant genetics.

THE FUTURE

We truly believe "BLOODLINES MATTER" and Starbuck Whitetails continues to offer some the best opportunities to bring pure South Texas EHD resistent typical frame fast growing whitetails into your herd.

Starbuck-Dynamite-CircleStarbuck Dynamite at 4

Starbuck-Dynamite-CircleStarbuck Dynamite at 4

THE FUTURE

We truly believe "BLOODLINES MATTER" and Starbuck Whitetails continues to offer some the best opportunities to bring pure South Texas EHD resistent typical frame fast growing whitetails into your herd.