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by Sparrow Castle
Sun Aug 25, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Matings 2019
Replies: 448
Views: 47813

Re: Matings 2019

Not sure if all of these New Zealand bred mares in the US are being bred but if someone can look up these three I would be grateful: Habibi (NZ) by Ekraar (was bred last year) - no 2019 foal by Ghostzapper; bred to Candy Ride for 2020 foal Peach Cove (NZ) by Buffalo Man - nothing in Breeders Cup no...
by Sparrow Castle
Sun Aug 25, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: Horsin' Around
Topic: The VENT Thread
Replies: 3780
Views: 414683

Re: The VENT Thread

Yikes, ElPrado2, so sorry to hear about your health issues. I sure hope your treatments aren't too awful and they have a successful outcome! Having some health challenges too. Complicated stomach surgery in June didn't go so well. And then my heart stopped. I had no prior heart disease or major ris...
by Sparrow Castle
Mon Aug 19, 2019 1:56 am
Forum: Horsin' Around
Topic: The VENT Thread
Replies: 3780
Views: 414683

Re: The VENT Thread

Yikes, ElPrado2, so sorry to hear about your health issues. I sure hope your treatments aren't too awful and they have a successful outcome! Having some health challenges too. Complicated stomach surgery in June didn't go so well. And then my heart stopped. I had no prior heart disease or major risk...
by Sparrow Castle
Tue Aug 13, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Del Mar Pacific Classic
Replies: 9
Views: 846

Re: Del Mar Pacific Classic

What happened to Gift Box? I thought the reason Sadler ran him in the Foster was to prep for this. The latest from Sadler... This year’s GI Santa Anita H. winner Gift Box (Twirling Candy) has been temporarily sidelined with a “couple minor issues” since finishing fourth in the GII Stephen Foster H....
by Sparrow Castle
Mon Aug 05, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: Frosted's Foals
Replies: 6
Views: 535

Re: Frosted's Foals

I looked up the colt's JC registration status. The application is pending because the fee hasn't been paid yet. The Breeder is listed as Kathryn Nikkel, Old Dominion & Sanford Robertson. Distinguishable was an RNA ($175k) at the Keeneland 2018 November Breeding Stock Sale while in foal to Frosted. C...
by Sparrow Castle
Sat Aug 03, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: Waiting for news on ...
Replies: 1604
Views: 299501

Re: Waiting for news on ...

GSW Divine Miss Grey was pulled up and vanned off in the De La Rose Stakes... David Grening @DRFGrening 2h Update on Divine Miss Grey , pulled up in the De La Rose. She has a fractured sesamoid in her left foreleg. The ligaments remain intact. She may or may not have surgery Monday, per trainer @Ga...
by Sparrow Castle
Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:32 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Matings 2019
Replies: 448
Views: 47813

Re: Matings 2019

Eblouissante --> Candy Ride They must be happy with her 2019 filly...looks like they named her Sweetened . And breeding Zenyatta to Candy Ride hopefully confirms the match. Summer Wind Farm @MoreSummerWind ·May 15 As promised.....more photos of Summer Wind’s 2019 foal crop: Eblouissante (Ebby) and ...
by Sparrow Castle
Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: 2019 Fillies + Mares
Replies: 110
Views: 12460

Re: 2019 Fillies + Mares

Anyone know where Chasing Yesterday has been? I don't think she has worked since before the SA Oaks. She's back at Summer Wind taking a break. https://look.thoroughbreddailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Jane-Chasing-Yesterday-Tapit-Littleprincessemma-16-filly-1440x1132.jpg Jane Lyon and Chasi...
by Sparrow Castle
Tue Jul 16, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2017 Names
Replies: 262
Views: 37037

Re: 2017 Names

Brady Wayne Lukas @bwaynelukas 53m53 minutes ago More Brady Wayne Lukas Retweeted Zayat Stables Post injury, my father moved around the country trying to rediscover his purpose. It remained unfound until he moved close to a family friend in Atoka, OK. Embraced by the church & community, he finally f...
by Sparrow Castle
Sat Jul 13, 2019 12:06 am
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2019
Replies: 385
Views: 45227

Re: In Memoriam 2019

mariasmon wrote:
Fri Jul 12, 2019 5:28 pm
WarBiscuit wrote:
Fri Jul 12, 2019 5:24 pm
mariasmon wrote:
Fri Jul 12, 2019 5:14 pm
Conquest Typhoon passed away Sunday at the CARMA facility.
What happened?

WarBiscuit
Whoops, thought I posted the link.

https://www.thoroughbredweek.com/latest ... -emotions/
Oh this is just heartbreaking. Life is so cruel sometimes.
by Sparrow Castle
Sat Jul 13, 2019 12:02 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 925
Views: 90038

Re: 2019 Foals

swe @swe12764324 21m21 minutes ago The full sister to Chasing Yesterday ( Tapit X Littleprincessemma ) arrived this morning at 2:00 am. Mother and daughter are doing great ! The dynasty continues! https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D3uWXmYW0AMGUYb.jpg swe @swe12764324 21m21 minutes ago https://pbs.twimg.c...
by Sparrow Castle
Sun Jun 09, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 892
Views: 64256

Re: Santa Anita 2019

A comprehensive article from the TDN. I really do hope they take a look at Churchill Downs' fatality rates before they make a decision to move the BC there. Santa Anita Denies CHRB Request to Close ... According to the Times, Formal Dude died of a pelvis injury. Most equine fatalities happen when ho...
by Sparrow Castle
Sun Jun 09, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 892
Views: 64256

Re: Santa Anita 2019

Yes, BaroqueAgain1, if folks really want to learn and prevent and reduce fatalities in horse racing, they MUST define and differentiate the causes of current fatalities. I don't see enough of that as part of any of these articles and discussions. God save us, there was another fatality today. Truffa...
by Sparrow Castle
Sun Jun 09, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 892
Views: 64256

Re: Santa Anita 2019

Santa Anita resists California board recommendation to shut down after latest fatality Following Saturday's catastrophic breakdown of Formal Dude , Santa Anita's 28th equine fatality since Dec. 26, the California Horse Racing Board has recommended that the track suspend the remaining days of its me...
by Sparrow Castle
Sun Jun 09, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 892
Views: 64256

Re: Santa Anita 2019

Tim Sullivan @TimSullivan714 5m5 minutes ago Formal Dude was euthanized following his breakdown at Santa Anita Saturday. That makes 28 equine fatalities since Dec. 26. Katherine Terrell Verified account@Kat_Terrell 3m3 minutes ago I’ve heard from two sources that Santa Anita had its 28th death of t...
by Sparrow Castle
Sun Jun 09, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 892
Views: 64256

Re: Santa Anita 2019

Tim Sullivan @TimSullivan714
5m5 minutes ago
Formal Dude was euthanized following his breakdown at Santa Anita Saturday. That makes 28 equine fatalities since Dec. 26.
by Sparrow Castle
Sun Jun 09, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Jockey/Trainer News - 2019
Replies: 147
Views: 14608

Re: Jockey/Trainer News - 2019

He is the kind of trainer who should be run out of the sport FOREVER. It seems the rescue community and others have been reporting on his behavior for a long time. At least the CHRB are taking them seriously now. Pender Suspended 30 Days By CHRB For ‘Animal Welfare’ Violation California Horse Racing...
by Sparrow Castle
Sat Jun 08, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: 2019 Belmont Stakes
Replies: 86
Views: 8203

Re: 2019 Belmont Stakes

Wow. What a perfect day. We didn't win much, but my hair is still straight and my foundation hasn't slid off my face. Perfect temperature and no humidity. Much, much less crowded than the past few years and a tame crowd. Still have to thank Tessa for the secret 3rd floor bathroom that saved my life...
by Sparrow Castle
Sat Jun 08, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Belmont Stakes Race Day Card
Replies: 37
Views: 2792

Re: Belmont Stakes Race Day Card

Tessablue wrote:
Sat Jun 08, 2019 3:30 pm
Serengeti Empress ran so hard. What a game filly. And absolutely gorgeous too.

Track is lightning, and as this rate the pick 6 is gonna pay $20...
She did really well to hold on for second after that pace. I'm still proud of her!
by Sparrow Castle
Sat Jun 08, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Across the pond
Replies: 718
Views: 92205

Re: Across the pond

My goodness, that's awful. So glad all the people, horses and pets are okay. I have seen those hilarious videos on Twitter. Hope Jamie's well insured and can rebuild and recover quickly!