Pharoah’s First Foal

January 9th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |

The first foal born to 2015 Triple Crown Winner American Pharoah was born January 3 at Brookdale Farm. Born at 12:30 a.m., the bay colt is also the first foal for mare Kakadu. “It’s very exciting,” said Fred Seitz Jr. of Brookdale Farm. “For the first foal, he’s very nice, very attractive type. Personality wise, I [...]

Monies for Munnings

November 15th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Sir Alfred James Munnings loved horses and the English countryside. He made a successful career painting them. His worked differed from other sport painting of the early 1900’s, his work was more realistic and natural. In short time his equestrian paintings propelled him to the pinnacle of the sporting art world. “His horses are very naturalistic,” [...]

The Thoroughbred Incentive Program Introduces Recreational Riding Program for OTTBs

November 2nd, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

To showcase Thoroughbreds that are not competing in shows but are still successful in a second career as recreational mounts, The Jockey Club Thoroughbred Incentive Program (T.I.P.) today announced the Thoroughbred Recreational Riding Incentive Program. The program is designed for Thoroughbred owners who spend most of their time outside of the show ring, whether on trails [...]

She Didn’t Want to Sell Him but She Did

June 10th, 2016|Categories: Features|Tags: , , , |

Have you ever done something then come to regret it? You had that gut feeling but reasoned yourself out of it? Maybe you considered buying a horse then didn’t? Maybe you sold your horse and wish you hadn’t? That’s what happened in 2010 to Phyllis Wyeth when she sold one of her yearlings and immediately regretted [...]