Breeding News

August 29, 2014
Oxbow, winner of the 2013 Preakness Stakes, will move to owner Brad Kelley’s Calumet Farm for 2015.
August 28, 2014
Breeders’ Cup Classic winner and veteran sire Pleasantly Perfect will stand at Taylor Made Stallions in Nicholasville, Ky., for the 2015 breeding season, with a fee to be announced at a later date.
Bandbox, a Grade 3-winning son of leading sire Tapit, will enter stud in 2015 at Northview Stallion Station in Chesapeake City, Md.
Tritap, a Grade 2-placed son of leading sire Tapit, will join the roster of Heritage Stallions in Chesapeake City, Md., for his debut season in 2015.
August 27, 2014
Stephanie’s Kitten and Kitten Kaboodle, both homebred graded stakes winners for Ken and Sarah Ramsey, will be offered at the 2014 Fasig-Tipton Kentucky selected fall mixed sale, Blood Horse reports.
August 26, 2014
Rail Link, winner of the 2006 Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, has been sold to stand at Haras de Cercy in France, Racing Post reports. The 11-year-old son of Dansili previously stood at owner/breeder Prince Khalid Abdullah’s Banstead Manor Stud in ...
The board of directors for the Florida Thoroughbred Breeders and Owners Association announced a 12 percent breeders’ award bonus and a 15 percent stallion owner bonus.
August 25, 2014
Classic-placed multiple Grade 3 winner Itsmyluckyday will make his stallion debut in 2015 at B. Wayne Hughes’s Spendthrift Farm in Lexington, Ky.
August 22, 2014
Grade 2 winner Mark Valeski has been retired from racing, and will join Magna Graduate as additions to the stallion roster of Woodford Thoroughbreds in Reddick, Fla.
Journeyman Stud’s Hear No Evil has sired six stakes winners from only 77 named foals in his first six crops, led by multiple Grade 1 winner Jackson Bend, but as that shockingly low number of foals indicates, he has yet to attract the patronage he has ...