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by lurkey mclurker
Tue Sep 18, 2018 11:05 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2018 foals
Replies: 1287
Views: 113508

Re: 2018 foals

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DnQxjQ6WwAACpHK.jpg Bhima Thoroughbreds @BhimaTBreds Waytoohigh - a half-sister to two stakes placed runners - wanted to show off her her lovely @ArrowfieldStud Maurice filly so much that she foaled during lunch yesterday so everyone could check the new addition out. htt...
by lurkey mclurker
Tue Sep 18, 2018 10:59 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2018 foals
Replies: 1287
Views: 113508

Re: 2018 foals

omgosh they've put together a compilation video - seriously, it's like a fanvid - of three Maurice foals set to - I kid you not - Turning Japanese by The Vapors. :lol: :lol: :lol: https://twitter.com/Paulmessara/status/1041600003653816320 I have no idea if this is Arrowfield's idea or one of their i...
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Sep 16, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: Random Retiree News
Replies: 179
Views: 30406

Re: Random Retiree News

I like Rosie Napravnik's chestnut Irish-bred gelding, Our Emerald Forest. <3 That's a lovely write up about him.
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Sep 16, 2018 2:42 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion Headshots Collection
Replies: 440
Views: 90612

Re: Stallion Headshots Collection

So good to see Victory Gallop!!! Jeez it seems like only yesterday when he was racing... :?
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Sep 16, 2018 12:42 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: horses with unique coloring/facial markings
Replies: 650
Views: 114629

Re: horses with unique coloring/facial markings

Some recent pics of Starresha, courtesy of @BklynBckstretch (Teresa Genarro) on Twitter...

https://twitter.com/BklynBckstretch/sta ... 6985133056

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by lurkey mclurker
Sat Sep 15, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion News
Replies: 3765
Views: 548671

Re: Stallion News

Oh yeah Wixom would've been great too! :mrgreen:
by lurkey mclurker
Sat Sep 15, 2018 6:55 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: Waiting for news on ...
Replies: 1477
Views: 203132

Re: Waiting for news on ...

I think we need the dancing banana conga line! \o/\o/\o/\o/\o/ <--that will have to do, alas

So heartening to get a happy ending for this horse. May he enjoy a long and comfortable retirement!
by lurkey mclurker
Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:21 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2018 Keeneland September Yearling Sale
Replies: 178
Views: 3576

Re: 2018 Keeneland September Yearling Sale

Kate Hunter @KeibaKate Sep 11 Hip 8 from @keenelandsales September Sale, Tapit Colt out of Havre de Grace bonds with his new owner, Mr. Mataichiro Yamamoto. The colt sure seems to love the camera, which should work well since Mr. Yamamoto is a movie producer! A star in the making! https://pbs.twimg...
by lurkey mclurker
Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:19 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2018 Keeneland September Yearling Sale
Replies: 178
Views: 3576

Re: 2018 Keeneland September Yearling Sale

Short vid clip of the flashy Violence x Sari colt here...

https://twitter.com/CourtneyNSnow/statu ... 2986445840

Wow is he nice. Super nice. I hope he gets a spectacular name.
by lurkey mclurker
Tue Sep 11, 2018 1:37 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Photos/News about Broodmares
Replies: 728
Views: 148843

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

All of the Shadai horses were okay... Miss Encore was at Northern Farm. :( Fortunately the rest of their horses, and their retired/second career horses and ponies at Northern Horse Park, were okay as well. nabecci via Twitter posted that they had been to see the ponies (and Deep Impact's dam, 27-yr-...
by lurkey mclurker
Mon Sep 10, 2018 11:31 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2018 Keeneland September Yearling Sale
Replies: 178
Views: 3576

Re: 2018 Keeneland September Yearling Sale

Book 1 Starts Rough, Sellers Say Stronger Days Ahead https://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/articles/229493/book-1-starts-rough-sellers-say-stronger-days-ahead Clarkland Farm's Hip 120, a colt by Medaglia d'Oro out of stakes winner and multiple grade 1 producer Leslie's Lady, dam of champion Behol...
by lurkey mclurker
Mon Sep 10, 2018 12:30 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2018 Keeneland September Yearling Sale
Replies: 178
Views: 3576

Re: 2018 Keeneland September Yearling Sale

Here's the confo shot of hip 443:
Keeneland Sales @keenelandsales Sep 8

ICYMI – Half-brother to Triple Crown winner Justify sells Tuesday at #KeeSept with Glennwood Farm. More →https://t.co/zViHNHtFC6
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by lurkey mclurker
Sun Sep 09, 2018 9:24 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2018 Keeneland September Yearling Sale
Replies: 178
Views: 3576

Re: 2018 Keeneland September Yearling Sale

Michele MacDonald @full_stride 7h 7 hours ago The 1/2b to #Justify is set to be first sibling to a Triple Crown winner to be offered at a yearling auction since world record-setting, $13.1 million Seattle Dancer in 1985. Hip 443, by champ Will Take Charge, at @keeneland on Tuesday from Glennwood Fa...
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Sep 09, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion News
Replies: 3765
Views: 548671

Re: Stallion News

Some gorgeous action shots of Kitasan Black (JPN) here -

https://twitter.com/spmighty/status/1038572000602513410

I have no idea what's in the grass or hay/grain or water but jeez those Japanese stallions rock the Barbie manes/tails. :lol:
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Sep 09, 2018 5:58 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Photos/News about Broodmares
Replies: 728
Views: 148843

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

:( Kate Hunter @KeibaKate 8m 8 minutes ago Sorry to hear the sole causality of the Quake was the dam of the 2018 Derby winner Wagnerian (Deep Impact). Miss Encore (King Kamehameha) was turned out over night when the quake struck at 3am. Suffered a fracture in the paddock was was put down. She foaled...
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Sep 09, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Photos/News about Broodmares
Replies: 728
Views: 148843

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

There you go putting reality into my daydreaming... :lol:

Nah, I know you're right but it would be so much fun to see her go to the top stallions in Japan... either way I'm excited to see who they pick up. :mrgreen:
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Sep 09, 2018 5:31 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion News
Replies: 3765
Views: 548671

Re: Stallion News

I've noticed that Breyer doesn't create new body molds very often for their model horses. :P Whose body do you think they used for Justify? I know sculpting and casting a new mold is a little expensive, but some of their choices can make me :roll: . I love the black Appy/Draft pony, Harley, and was...
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Sep 09, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Matings 2018
Replies: 302
Views: 33278

Re: Matings 2018

Shadai has just released its stallions' numbers of mares bred in 2018. Top 10s in numbers are: Lord Kanaloa(JPN)(King Kamehameha) 294 Duramente(JPN) (King Kamehameha) 290 Maurice(JPN) (Screen Hero) 245 Rulership(JPN) (King Kamehameha) 243 Epiphaneia(JPN) (Symboli Kris S) 220 Harbinger(GB) (Dansili)...
by lurkey mclurker
Sat Sep 08, 2018 10:42 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Racing in Japan
Replies: 241
Views: 23747

Re: Racing in Japan

So happy for her that she got to grow up and play with/against (and then beat!) her idol. :mrgreen:

To keep the thread on topic (LOL) - look at all the cute mascots that Japanese racetracks have!

https://t.co/NLywJonZSB
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by lurkey mclurker
Sat Sep 08, 2018 7:17 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Photos/News about Broodmares
Replies: 728
Views: 148843

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Treve wrote:
Sat Sep 08, 2018 3:44 pm
If she goes past her reserve then yeah, chances are she will be bought up by foreigners and end up in Australia (owned by foreign interests) or Europe (She's an A++ nick with Galileo on TrueNicks...)
:::whispers::: Japan... :mrgreen: