horse racing and breeding

Report: After Losing Foal, Zenyatta Will Not Be Bred This Year

Connections of multiple Eclipse Award-winning champion Zenyatta announced on her official website Thursday that the popular mare will not be bred this year. Zenyatta will not be bred this year. She continues to do well and is looking great with her new paddock buddy—even sharing her cookies. We’ll post more photos of them soon! We […]

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Updated: Zenyatta Loses 2018 Into Mischief Foal, Mare ‘Bounced Back Well’

An official Equineline mare produce record indicated late Wednesday that Zenyatta has lost her 2018 foal by Into Mischief. Equineline noted the foal, which had been due this spring, has been aborted. Zenyatta’s connections updated her blog Friday morning, revealing the abortion happened mid-April and was caused by low grade placentitis which caused “premature placental […]

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How Did We Get Here? A Look Back At Breeze Show History

It’s a question our readers ask every time the leaders list is published following a 2-year-olds in training under tack show. It’s also a question some in the bloodstock world have been asking themselves in the past couple of decades, as furlong times get faster and faster. The obvious answer is that speed (like sex […]

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Strong Mandate Colt, Uncle Mo Filly Bring $775,000 On Final Day Of OBS March, Average Down, Median Up

A Strong Mandate colt and filly by Uncle Mo each brought $775,000 to top the second and final session of the 2018 OBS March Sale of 2-Year-Olds in Training. Carolyn Wilson purchased Hip No. 447, a son of Strong Mandate consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent. The bay colt, whose eighth in :9 […]

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Scat Daddy, Shanghai Bobby Fillies Turn In :9 4/5 Furlongs At OBS March Breeze Show

Fillies by Scat Daddy and Shanghai Bobby breezed eighths in :9 4/5 to share honors for the fastest works at the distance at the opening session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2018 March Sale of Two Year Olds in Training. Hip No. 132, a dark bay or brown filly […]

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Entries For 2018 Texas Two-Year-Old In Training Sale Up 20 Percent

A total of 126 head have been consigned for the Texas Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale on April 10 starting at 12 noon at the Texas Thoroughbred Sale Pavilion at Lone Star Park. The under tack show is set for April 8 at 11:00 a.m. at the track located in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. This catalogue […]

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Will DNA Profiling Create The Perfect Thoroughbred? Hold Your Horses, Experts Say

A new clause began showing up in the breeding contract of at least one major Central Kentucky stud farm this winter: language informing mare owners that by signing, they are giving permission to stallion farms to collect broodmares’ hair samples for identity confirmation and possibly genetic analysis. From the stallion owner’s perspective, building a cache […]

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What Did You Read? Top Stories Of 2017

As 2017 winds down, it’s time to take a look back at the most popular stories of the year, per Paulick Report tradition. This year’s group is a diverse one, with readers following some of the legal cases we reported, debating regulatory issues, but also delighting in some of the uplifting and educational pieces we […]

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Tranquility Farm Launches Stallion Season Auction Nov. 18

Tranquility Farm’s 2017 Benefit Stallion Season Auction will take place from Nov. 18 through Nov. 21. Season offerings include Acclamation, Curlin to Mischief, Surf Cat, Vronsky, Einstein, Daddy Nose Best, Misremembered, Haynesfield, and others. A complete list of seasons offered and Pacific Time auction hours can be found on the home page of Tranquility Farm’s website […]

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Two Birds With One Horse: Broodmare Purchase At Keeneland November Supports Charity

Although Flatter mare Dicey Flats failed to attain her reserve at the Keeneland November sale this week, her story had an exceptionally happy ending. According to The Blood-Horse, Dicey Flats was on offer through Taylor Made Sales Agency with the promise that any proceeds from her sale would go to Lexington Catholic High School’s tuition assistance […]

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