Breeding News

TODAY June 29, 2016
The Jockey Club held its seventh Welfare and Safety of the Racehorse Summit at Keeneland on Tuesday, and once again it offered some sound advice for trainers, some good information for owners and breeders, plus statistics on how racing is safer today ...
YESTERDAY June 28, 2016
The catalog for the 2016 Fasig-Tipton July selected horses of racing age sale is now available online, with 100 entries and more expected through supplemental nominations.
June 27, 2016
While much of the attention will be focused on Ontario’s contribution to Canada’s Thoroughbred industry over Queen’s Plate weekend, the country has a broad spectrum of programs reaching into the western provinces, each with its own contributions to the ...
The end of the 2-year-old sales season in North America provides a chance for Cary Frommer to take a well-earned deep breath before she begins looking for her next prospects at the yearling sales.
Former racehorse Blackfoot Mystery and his rider Boyd Martin have been named to the 2015 U.S. Olympic eventing team for the Rio de Janeiro games, the U.S. Equestrian Federation announced last week.
Not This Time, a half-brother to Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile winner Liam's Map, will make his debut Thursday at Churchill Downs for trainer Dale Romans.
After a slow start to his stud career, dual classic winner and champion I'll Have Another was represented by his first winner Saturday, when Un Autre won a maiden special weight on the Tokyo Racecourse turf.
As the saying goes, a good horse can come from anywhere. While that is true, it also is true that “anywhere,” more often than not, turns out to be one of the great female families.
June 24, 2016
Winning the Kentucky Derby practically guarantees the victor will have a leg up against his contemporaries when it comes to attracting quality and quantity for his first book at stud. The Queen's Plate is more of a mixed bag as a stallion-making race.
Leavem in Malibu could be considered a late bloomer since he didn't make his racing debut until April 16. However, there is something to be said about peaking at the right time, and there are few better opportunities to do so than in the Queen's Plate.