Breeding News

November 27, 2017
It is easy to pinpoint the pivotal stallion who keyed the resurgence of European Thoroughbred breeding to the pinnacle of global prestige and quality after American-breds had dominated the international racing scene for 30 years. In fact, it is easy to ...
Young Hill ‘n' Dale Farm stallion Violence recorded three winners on Saturday, narrowing the gap in the freshman sire race with just over a month remaining in the racing season.
Time and Motion and Dickinson, both turf Grade 1-winning homebreds for prominent operations, have been retired from racing to begin their broodmare careers.
November 20, 2017
Songbird, purchased for a near-record $9.5 million by Mandy Pope two weeks ago, will be bred to champion Arrogate in 2018 for her first foal.
The centennial of the birth of America’s greatest racehorse Man o’ War has been duly noted by the popular media, but it is perhaps difficult for contemporary readers to understand why Man o’ War is still so revered 100 years on from his birth.
November 18, 2017
Factum, a half-brother to leading commercial sire War Front, will relocate to Poplar Creek Horse Center in Bethel, Ohio for the 2018 breeding season for a private fee.
November 17, 2017
Grade 1 winner El Deal has been retired from racing, with future stud plans to be determined.
Grade 3 winner Ocean Knight has been retired from racing and will enter stud at Get Away Farm in Lowell, Fla., for the 2018 breeding season.
Airoforce, a Grade 2 winner, has been retired to Swifty Farms in Seymour, Ind., where he will stand the 2018 breeding season for an advertised fee of $2,500.
November 16, 2017
Grade 2 winner Protonico will relocate to Darby Dan Farm in Lexington, Ky. for the 2018 breeding season, where he will stand for an advertised fee of $6,500.