Breeding News

October 05, 2017
Kitten’s Joy, North America’s leading sire by general progeny earnings in 2013 and a perennial leading turf sire, will relocate to Hill ‘n’ Dale Farm in Lexington, Ky., after owner John G. Sikura purchased a 50 percent interest in the horse.
October 04, 2017
Adena Springs’s flagship breeding farm in Paris, Ky., will be put up for sale, with plans to expand the operation’s breeding program into other states, owner Frank Stronach said in a release on Wednesday.
Charles and Susan Chu, who race under the name Baoma Corp., have been honored by OwnerView for their racetrack successes and contributions to the industry.
Just a stone's throw from her favorite racetrack at trainer Wesley Ward's Keeneland-adjacent property, champion Judy the Beauty is thriving in her second career as a broodmare.
October 02, 2017
Broodmares who exert as important and pervasive an influence on the breed as great sires generally occur no more than a few times per century. Almost always they must exert that influence through great sire sons.
September 29, 2017
Memories of Silver, a Darby Dan homebred who was both a Grade 1 winner and producer for the historic operation, was euthanized Sept. 18 due to the infirmities of old age.
September 28, 2017
Ken Ramsey has made a successful stallion of his homebred champion Kitten's Joy by marching to the beat of his own drum. Soon, he and his stallion might be playing for a different audience.
Cyrus Alexander, a Grade 3 winner and seven-figure yearling, is in the midst of his first Southern Hemisphere season at stud at Boris Schwartzman’s Haras Barlovento in Peru.
September 25, 2017
It Tiz Well, winner of the Grade 1 Cotillion Stakes at Parx Racing last Saturday, is Arch’s 11th Grade 1 or Group 1 winner among 66 stakes winners and 36 group or graded winners. While those numbers are impressive, they pale next to the totals of some ...
September 24, 2017
Bolt d’Oro, the winner of the Grade 1 Del Mar Futurity earlier this month and one of the nation’s leading 2-year-olds, will stand at stud at Spendthrift Farm in Lexington, Ky., at the conclusion of his racing career, owner and trainer Mick Ruis and ...