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Sparrow Castle
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Fri May 18, 2018 1:38 am

Filly’s First Cupcake
We’re a little late sharing this news, but we couldn’t leave you without photos of our filly’s first cupcake!
Zenyatta’s 2017 Medaglia d’Oro filly celebrated her birthday last week, and the staff at Lane’s End threw a party. Thank you, Lane’s End! Scroll down for more photos from Alys.
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Lane’s End staff attend the party. Photo courtesy of Alys Emson/Lane’s End Farm

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Photo courtesy of Alys Emson/Lane’s End Farm

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Photo courtesy of Alys Emson/Lane’s End Farm
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BaroqueAgain1
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Fri May 18, 2018 2:14 am

Thanks for posting those, SC.
Can't see much of her body, but she has a lovely head and strong-looking chest.
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Fri May 18, 2018 12:15 pm

In the first picture, there's something interesting going on with her near fore hoof. Can't figure out of that's a bell boot pulled up that was protecting some work done around the hoof wall.
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Fri May 18, 2018 12:53 pm

Della wrote:In the first picture, there's something interesting going on with her near fore hoof. Can't figure out of that's a bell boot pulled up that was protecting some work done around the hoof wall.
I think it's an optical illusion. If you zoom in on the picture you'll realize it's far more likely that it's the contrast between the light and the shadows of her leg plus the shadow of the person standing next to her.
A filly named Ruffian...

Eine Stute namens Danedream...

Une pouliche se nommant Trêve...

Kincsem nevű kanca...


And a Queen named Beholder
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Fri May 18, 2018 2:38 pm

Della wrote:In the first picture, there's something interesting going on with her near fore hoof. Can't figure out of that's a bell boot pulled up that was protecting some work done around the hoof wall.
Its nothing more than light and shadows making it look weird.
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Thu May 24, 2018 1:14 pm

Zenyatta will not be bred this year.
https://www.paulickreport.com/news/bloo ... this-year/
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Fri May 25, 2018 3:31 am

That will appease the crazies until February, at least.
weeeeeeeee
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Fri May 25, 2018 7:59 am

Northport wrote:That will appease the crazies until February, at least.
lol.
BornToWin
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Sun May 27, 2018 11:31 am

Love the Zenyatta filly. She's pretty (Daddy's girl? :)

I just read on the Paulick site in the comments that Zenyatta has had hoof issues. That placentitis(sp?) puts her at risk for laminitis. Is that speculation or common knowledge? I think I read once where Zenyatta's dam had hoof issues, but I didn't know she had them too. Not that I can do anything, just wondered.

Young Cozmic One is sure looking elegant in his training. Looks like he should be a speed demon with those long legs and streamlined body. Does anyone know if they tried him on the track after he was gelded or was he done and turned over? Out of all the viable foals, the one that reminded me of Zenyatta was the War Front filly. The others seem to favor their sires.
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Sun May 27, 2018 12:58 pm

I hadn't seen anything about hoof/foot issues, but there was some concern that she was very heavy as she tends to get when pregnant so that might have been it. IIRC the connections cited her weight too the first time they gave Z a year off...
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Sun May 27, 2018 3:03 pm

I’ve never heard of Placentitis putting a mare at risk for laminitis. Her weight, especially when she’s late in her pregnancy definitely puts her at risk for Laminitis.
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BornToWin wrote:Love the Zenyatta filly. She's pretty (Daddy's girl? :)

I just read on the Paulick site in the comments that Zenyatta has had hoof issues. That placentitis(sp?) puts her at risk for laminitis. Is that speculation or common knowledge? I think I read once where Zenyatta's dam had hoof issues, but I didn't know she had them too. Not that I can do anything, just wondered.

Young Cozmic One is sure looking elegant in his training. Looks like he should be a speed demon with those long legs and streamlined body. Does anyone know if they tried him on the track after he was gelded or was he done and turned over? Out of all the viable foals, the one that reminded me of Zenyatta was the War Front filly. The others seem to favor their sires.
Coz was gelded after they retired him from racing and sent him to be retrained.
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Thu May 31, 2018 8:44 am

Thanks all for answers to my questions. It is tough when they land in a "summer" breeding cycle. I'm happy she recovered.
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Thu Apr 11, 2019 9:04 pm

Zellda at Mayberry Farm, Spring 2019
Here’s a spring update for Zellda fans!
Zenyatta’s 2017 filly by Medaglia d’Oro is training and maturing under the tutelage of Jeanne Mayberry in Ocala, Florida. Scroll down for recent photos and videos from Mayberry Farm.
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Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:12 pm

She looks really good...appears she got Big Z's deep shoulder/chest, and maybe some of her powerful hindquarters, as well. :D
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Sun Apr 14, 2019 1:10 pm

yes she does look good!! it would be just lovely if she was a runner - but mostly.... I just want to hear she stays safe and happy.
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Mon Jun 03, 2019 3:41 pm

Do we know if Zenyatta was bred for a foal this year? I'm guessing not but thought perhaps her owners were kind of keeping things to themselves until everything was fine. Or not. Don't hear much anymore. Or at least not that I see.
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Mon Jun 03, 2019 5:39 pm

BorntoWin2 wrote:
Mon Jun 03, 2019 3:41 pm
Do we know if Zenyatta was bred for a foal this year? I'm guessing not but thought perhaps her owners were kind of keeping things to themselves until everything was fine. Or not. Don't hear much anymore. Or at least not that I see.
I've seen rumors only, one said she went to Candy Ride. Nothing official though. Her last two matings they didn't announce her in foal until July.
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Flanders wrote:
Mon Jun 03, 2019 5:39 pm
BorntoWin2 wrote:
Mon Jun 03, 2019 3:41 pm
Do we know if Zenyatta was bred for a foal this year? I'm guessing not but thought perhaps her owners were kind of keeping things to themselves until everything was fine. Or not. Don't hear much anymore. Or at least not that I see.
I've seen rumors only, one said she went to Candy Ride. Nothing official though. Her last two matings they didn't announce her in foal until July.
Thanks! We'll think best thoughts for her and a potential new babe. :)
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Thu Jul 11, 2019 11:31 am

I was on a farm tour and they said she was in foal to Candy Ride. I hope it's true and she carries to term.
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