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OBS Adds Horses of Racing Age Section to Fall Mixed Sale

A new Horses of Racing Age section will be added to the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2014 Fall Mixed Sale. The sale, scheduled for Oct. 14-16, closes on Aug. 1, but horses may be entered in the Racing Age section … Continue reading

Tattersalls Finalizes October Sale Dates

Tattersalls has finalized the dates for Books 1 to 3 of the forthcoming October Yearling Sale. Book 1 of the Tattersalls October Yearling Sale, Europe’s premier yearling sale, will take place over three days from Tuesday 7th October to Thursday … Continue reading

BC Mile Champion War Chant to Stand in Australia

War Chant, winner of the 2000 G1 Breeders’ Cup Mile and a top sire, will remain in Australia at Yarradale Stud at the conclusion of the 2014 Southern Hemisphere breeding season, the Daily Racing Form reports. The 17-year-old stallion by … Continue reading

Napravnik Pilots OTTB to Fifth-Place Finish in Eventing Competition

Two-time Kentucky Oaks-winning jockey and all-around equestrienne Rosie Napravnik competed in her first eventing competition recently, and according to the Daily Racing Form, finished a good fifth with her off-track Thoroughbred, Old Ironsides. Napravnik and her horse competed in a … Continue reading

La Brea Winner Heir Kitty Brings $750,000 to Top Del Mar Sale

Heir Kitty, winner of the Grade 1 La Brea Stakes last year, was the sales-topper at the Del Mar Paddock Sale, held at the conclusion of Sunday’s race card. According to the Blood-Horse, the 4-year-old daughter of Wildcat Heir was … Continue reading

First Winner for Temple City

Freshman sire Temple City was represented by his first winner on Sunday when Jusgimmetenminutes scored in the first race at Arapahoe Park. Breaking near the rear of the field, Jusgimmetenminutes made up the ground to score by a neck over … Continue reading

Retired Racehorses Teach Inmates Valuable Lessons

The original purpose of the horse program at Wallkill Correctional Facility was to teach inmates horsemanship skills to inmates who would be looking for jobs upon release from the facility. However, as written in the Albany Herald, “The program called … Continue reading

Barretts Del Mar Paddock Sale to Begin After Sunday’s Race Card

The Third Annual Paddock Sale at Del Mar of Race Ready Horses is set for Sunday, commencing 20 minutes after the last race, or approximately 7:15 p.m. Catalog information is available through the Barretts website. Among the horses listed for … Continue reading

WTBOA to Offer Bonus Program for Yearlings

The Washington Thoroughbred Breeders and Owners Association (WBTOA) is pleased to announce the new Emerald “Buy Here / Win Here” Bonus Program for WTBOA Summer Sale yearlings. Conceived by Emerald Downs President Ron Crockett, the program was announced at the … Continue reading

OBS August Yearling Sale Catalog Now Online

Boasting an increase in size and a several welcome new additions to the consignor ranks, the catalog for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2014 August Yearling Sale is now available via the OBS website at The website features a … Continue reading