Breeding News

December 14, 2017
There are many ways to evaluate a stallion's performance, with those measures evolving as the breeding industry has over the decades. DRF's Beyer Sire Performance Standings, introduced earlier this year and now available as a sortable online tool, ...
Csaba, a Grade 3 winner and young stallion, will relocate for the 2018 breeding season to R Star Stallions in Anderson, Ind., where he will stand for an advertised fee of $2,000 with considerations for stakes mares and stakes producers.
December 11, 2017
Bedford Falls, a half-brother to prominent sire Harlan’s Holiday, will relocate for the 2018 breeding season to Tommy Town Thoroughbreds in Santa Ynez, Calif., where he will stand for an advertised fee of $2,000.
Dream Tree remained unbeaten with her victory in the Grade 1 Starlet Stakes Saturday at Los Alamitos, capturing the first Grade 1 for the rising Phoenix Thoroughbreds in the process. The partnership, a major player in the U.S. sales market this season, ...
Barretts Equine Sales will donate 10 percent of sales commissions from its January mixed sale to the California Thoroughbred Horsemen's Foundation.
Throughout the history of the American and Japanese breeding industries, export of a prominent American stallion to Japan has been a sure sign of acceptance of failure. Thus, when it was announced in October 2012 that Street Sense would stand the 2013 ...
December 08, 2017
Pink Lloyd's undefeated campaign of 2017 will have a looming presence over Canada's Horse of the Year race, but it will also be the likely deciding factor in Old Forester's bid to again top the country's sire list by progeny earnings.
River Dancer, a Grade 2-placed son of Pioneerof the Nile, will make his stallion debut at Breakway Farm in Dillsboro, Ind., during the 2018 breeding season for a private treaty.
December 07, 2017
Swifty Farms in Seymour, Ind., has released its advertised fees for the 2018 breeding season, led once again by Majestic Harbor at $4,000. Swifty Farms will debut two new stallions in 2018, including Fear the Kitten, who will stand for $1,000.
Read our feature piece on the new stallions of 2018 as individual stories, or download the complete special section as a PDF.