Breeding News

YESTERDAY July 29, 2015
Hill ‘n’ Dale Equine Holdings and Elevage II purchased a 20 percent share of Hall of Famer and prominent stallion Curlin in May for $6,218,160, Blood-Horse reported.
July 28, 2015
Saturday Stakes Reports
Two-time Horse of the Year Curlin has continued his prowess in the breeding shed, producing a noteworthy classic performer from each of his first three crops. The Lane’s End stallion recently turned in a monster weekend, as Daily Racing Form’s ...
July 24, 2015
There are no days off for Lava Man, the 2015 Hall of Fame inductee. At the age of 14, Lava Man thrives on activity. He is a pony for longtime trainer Doug O’Neill at Los Alamitos, guiding the stable’s young horses to and from the track.
Xtra Heat has earned her carrots many times over. The bargain-basement purchase became a Grade 1-winning multimillionaire, an Eclipse Award winner, and now a Hall of Famer. The Dixieland Heat mare will take her place in the National Museum of Racing’s ...
Through much of the 20th century, the name “Whitney” was synonymous with the very best of Thoroughbred racing.
Horse racing and breeding were never a sideshow or hobby for Hall of Fame Pillars of the Turf inductee Alfred G. Vanderbilt, but grew early on into a burning life’s passion.
Stallions produce far more foals each year and in their lifetimes also exerts a powerful influence on the way we talk about racehorse pedigrees. One hundred or more foals a year and thousands over a lifetime lend themselves to statistical analysis, ...
July 23, 2015
Grade 3 winner Went the Day Well will begin his stallion career at Las Zainas Farm in Uruguay.
July 21, 2015
In today's DRF Breeding Today newsletter, we are introducing a new publication for readers -- the Weekly Stakes Report, which provides owners, breeders, and industry participants and fans with comprehensive results of all stakes races held in North ...