01/13/2014 1:33PM

Dr. Tom Bowman joins Heritage Stallions


Tom Bowman, D.V.M., the co-founder and former partner in the Mid-Atlantic-based Northview Stallion Station, will join as a partner in the newly-formed Heritage Stallions Inc.

Bowman joins his son, Brooke Bowman, D.V.M., as well as Maryland horseman Louis Merryman, as partners in the new venture, located in Chesapeake City, Md. Tom Bowman and his wife Chris have been the leading breeders in Maryland for six of the last eight years.

“We are extremely pleased to welcome Dr. Bowman aboard our new venture at Heritage Stallions,” said managing partner Louis Merryman. “Tom is a highly regarded professional who is revered and respected by the entire Thoroughbred community. His knowledge and expertise in all aspects of our industry will be a tremendous asset to our new enterprise. I look forward to joining forces and working with him in growing Heritage Stallions.”

Heritage Stallions will have a six-horse stallion roster for the 2014 breeding season: Despite the Odds, Giacomo, Hunters Bay, Plan, Showing Up, and Street Magician. The farm will host an open house and stallion show on Sunday, Jan. 19, from 1:00 p.m. Eastern to 4:00 p.m.