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by RugbyGirl
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Tracking Progeny in other Countries
Replies: 11
Views: 712

Re: Tracking Progeny in other Countries

New Zealand studbook is free and easy to use
https://loveracing.nz/stud-book/search
by RugbyGirl
Sat Jan 04, 2020 5:19 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Is American Pharoah a turf sire
Replies: 12
Views: 698

Re: Is American Pharoah a turf sire

Maybe it has more to do with A) the mares bred to him, and B) how his offspring have been campaigned. I wonder if this was a deliberate move from Coolmore to breed turf mares to AP in his first season. His first Australian yearlings will go through the sale ring next week and it is fair to say with...
by RugbyGirl
Mon Dec 30, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Trivia & Games
Topic: Horse Name Game
Replies: 2686
Views: 247416

Re: Horse Name Game

Nom Du Jeu
(Australian Derby winner)
by RugbyGirl
Sat Dec 21, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2019
Replies: 427
Views: 51946

Re: In Memoriam 2019

The stud has kept quiet about how it happened just that it was a freak paddock accident. The injury was definitely to a hoof since they named the vets and farriers involved in the first surgery
by RugbyGirl
Sat Dec 21, 2019 4:49 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Australian Racing
Replies: 139
Views: 23547

Re: Australian Racing

They have cancelled a few meetings lately but it depends on a few factors that I am not entirely certain of. They do monitor forecasts in the week leading up to a racemeeting, and will enact Heat Policy Level 1, 2, or 3. they have cooling mists, showers in the stabling area and water available in th...
by RugbyGirl
Sat Dec 21, 2019 3:52 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion News
Replies: 5152
Views: 897688

Re: Stallion News

Devastating news from Cambridge Stud as they today had to make the decision to put to sleep their champion sire Tavistock (Montjeu) aged about 14 due to complications from his freak paddock accident 8 weeks ago. This is the 3rd stallion they have lost in the past few months from I think 6 that were ...
by RugbyGirl
Thu Dec 19, 2019 11:13 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: The Karaka Experience
Replies: 0
Views: 282

The Karaka Experience

A month out from the major New Zealand yearling sales New Zealand Bloodstock have released "The Karaka Experience" in the App Store the features include: The NZ Story – telling the rich fabric of success that is the NZ thoroughbred industry Sires – showcasing a selection of sires with progeny on off...
by RugbyGirl
Thu Dec 19, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Korea Breeding
Replies: 49
Views: 8173

Re: Korea Breeding

Just looking through stallion obits for 2019 in Korea: US bred Essay (Tale Of The Cat) on 04 Dec aged 19 Menifee (Harlan) on 13 June aged 23 Plan (Storm Cat) on 1st Dec aged 14 Rock Buster (Unbridleds Song) on 04 Dec aged 19 Vicar Love (Vicar) on 15 Sept aged 14 Japan bred Daiwa Arazi (Arazi) on 04 ...
by RugbyGirl
Wed Dec 18, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: Horsin' Around
Topic: Things You Shouldn't Have to Tell People
Replies: 1
Views: 137

Re: Things You Shouldn't Have to Tell People

Oh I have hundreds of these: A customer came in to the shop where I work and asked if we sell banana bread. Manager looks shocked and says we are a fish shop and sell fresh fish. Customer says I know but do you sell banana bread?
by RugbyGirl
Fri Dec 13, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: Trivia & Games
Topic: Racehorses A-Z
Replies: 2829
Views: 273833

Re: Racehorses A-Z

If I get a W it is always going to be ....

Who Shot Thebarman
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by RugbyGirl
Thu Dec 12, 2019 1:16 am
Forum: Trivia & Games
Topic: Horse Name Game
Replies: 2686
Views: 247416

Re: Horse Name Game

Iffraaj
by RugbyGirl
Thu Dec 12, 2019 12:23 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 938
Views: 97842

Re: 2019 Foals

That was my response too!
I wonder if Tachyon can tell us who her daughter Casta Diva visited in Japan I think she was bred this year
by RugbyGirl
Wed Dec 11, 2019 11:59 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 938
Views: 97842

Re: 2019 Foals

Mylute wrote:
Wed Dec 11, 2019 9:36 pm
@ Rugby Girl, was The Opera House bred last year for a 2019 foal?
Yes she had a Charm Spirit filly, a full sister to Utzon, but it was another bay
The_Opera_House_2019_1.jpg
by RugbyGirl
Wed Dec 11, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Stormy Liberal gets trainer switch
Replies: 48
Views: 1600

Re: Stormy Liberal gets trainer switch

Random maiden race in Australia tomorrow Race 1 - 1:00PM IGA Liquor Barwon Heads Maiden Plate (1100 METRES)Times displayed in local time of Race MeetingOf $23,000.1st $12,650, 2nd $3,910, 3rd $1,840, 4th $1,035, 5th $690, 6th $575, 7th $575, 8th $575, 9th $575, 10th $575 Prize money contribution tot...
by RugbyGirl
Tue Dec 10, 2019 11:48 pm
Forum: Trivia & Games
Topic: Racehorses A-Z
Replies: 2829
Views: 273833

Re: Racehorses A-Z

Unencumbered
by RugbyGirl
Tue Dec 10, 2019 10:24 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion News
Replies: 5152
Views: 897688

Re: Stallion News

Champion Australian stallion Lonhro has recently celebrated his 21st birthday. A wonderful article here on what he means to so many people https://www.darley.com.au/news/australia-celebrates-champion-racehorse-and-champion-stallion DSC_6721-Lonhro-studioshoot-KickEdit-news.jpg and a wonderful video ...
by RugbyGirl
Tue Dec 10, 2019 10:14 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Stormy Liberal gets trainer switch
Replies: 48
Views: 1600

Re: Stormy Liberal gets trainer switch

The owner has responded (from horseracingnation) "Peter Miller never mentioned retirement of the horse until Monday after he was informed the horse was being removed from his barn that afternoon and in fact, it was my understanding that he was trying to run him at Del Mar just last week except the r...
by RugbyGirl
Fri Dec 06, 2019 1:17 am
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2019
Replies: 427
Views: 51946

Re: In Memoriam 2019

OMG another stallion gone in New Zealand 11yo Burgundy lost to laminitis
https://www.racingnews.co.nz/burgundy-sadly-put-down/

One of my first thoughts when the news about Sacred Falls came out was at least it wasnt Cambridge Stud again :cry:
by RugbyGirl
Wed Dec 04, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Matings 2019
Replies: 464
Views: 52950

Re: Matings 2019

Winx is now confirmed in foal to I Am Invincible (apparently she missed a couple of times)
by RugbyGirl
Wed Dec 04, 2019 2:33 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: New Conformation Photos
Replies: 2660
Views: 443148

Re: New Conformation Photos

Oscar Performance needs to see his farrier