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Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Thu Apr 04, 2019 8:59 pm
by Mylute
Here's Betterbetterbetter having a frolic at Timber Town.

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https://www.facebook.com/timbertownstab ... =3&theater

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Fri Apr 05, 2019 11:59 pm
by Sparrow Castle
RIP, gorgeous Alaura Michele. Condolences to all who loved her.

Siena Farm @SienaFarmKY
Participating in the thoroughbred horse industry is a special privilege for all of us at Siena Farm. Interacting daily with these special creatures is truly an amazing life. But as living animals, sometimes the end comes much sooner than anyone expects.
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Siena Farm @SienaFarmKY
14h14 hours ago
On April 2nd, our broodmare Alaura Michele lost her lengthy battle with colic. The Siena Farm family is devastated by this loss.

Siena Farm @SienaFarmKY
14h14 hours ago
Alaura Michele (2009 m, by Arch--Isobel Baillie (GB)) was the first horse foaled on Siena Farm on January 23, 2009, and went on to become a multiple stakes winner at Saratoga, winning the P.G. Johnson S. as a two-year old and the Nani Rose S. as a three-year old.

Thread: https://twitter.com/SienaFarmKY/status/ ... urKgiRKcYs

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Sun Apr 07, 2019 2:31 pm
by lurkey mclurker
via @nabecci, photos of Tapitsfly & her 2016 filly by Deep Impact, Gran Alegria. Gran Alegria just won the G1 Oka Sho in record time. :mrgreen:

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Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Mon Apr 08, 2019 3:29 pm
by Mylute
@ Usquebaugh Stables

Randy got a few quick shots of La Flamme (Giant's Causeway) yesterday. Her Bal a Bali baby belly (say that 4 times fast) is getting bigger. She is due in April.

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~ This was posted in January. Sharing here because I like the phrase "Bal a Bali baby belly", and also because La Flamme is out of a half-sister to Ghostzapper, City Zip, and City Wolf.

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Sat Apr 13, 2019 2:17 pm
by tachyon
Blind Luck(USA) has now been registered in the Japanese Studbook.

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Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:57 pm
by Sparrow Castle
tachyon wrote: ↑
Sat Apr 13, 2019 2:17 pm
Blind Luck(USA) has now been registered in the Japanese Studbook.


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Thanks, tachyon. Hope she's treasured and a great producer there. I'll always love this gal.

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:59 pm
by Sparrow Castle
Timber Town Stable
2 hrs Β·

Groupie Doll, who is quite pregnant, likes to make the foaling barn grooms work for their pay. πŸ˜‰ She took a nice roll in the mud and then decided that, 11 months pregnant or not, she needed a little sprint to the waterer.

On a side note- it's important for heavily pregnant mares to be able to stretch their legs and graze whenever possible. It helps with stocking up (when the legs swell while stalled) and edema that can build under the belly. It keeps the grooms busy with checking the mares who are outside during the day and of course means more grooming, but in most cases it's what's good for the horse, and that's what we're here for.
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Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Mon Apr 15, 2019 10:10 pm
by BaroqueAgain1
GD's udder is showing in that photo, so it appears she's 'bagging up.'

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Wed Apr 17, 2019 9:29 am
by tachyon
tachyon wrote: ↑
Thu Mar 01, 2018 10:42 am
Hishi Amazon(USA) (Theatrical) - 3 time JRA champion filly
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at Polo Green Stable, Versailles, KY (August 2017)
@HimawariKaz
Hishi Amazon(USA) died of old age at 28 on April 15th. :cry:
May she rest in peace.

-- replay of her runner-up finish to Lando(GER) in the 1995 Japan Cup
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HeYgpfiWfQ4
Hernando, Awad, Sandpit, Danewin, Narita Brian.....
https://www.jbis.jp/race/result/1995112 ... 1553385328

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:07 am
by hadrianmarcus
tachyon wrote: ↑
Wed Apr 17, 2019 9:29 am
tachyon wrote: ↑
Thu Mar 01, 2018 10:42 am
Hishi Amazon(USA) (Theatrical) - 3 time JRA champion filly
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at Polo Green Stable, Versailles, KY (August 2017)
@HimawariKaz
Hishi Amazon(USA) died of old age at 28 on April 15th. :cry:
May she rest in peace.

-- replay of her runner-up finish to Lando(GER) in the 1995 Japan Cup
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HeYgpfiWfQ4
Hernando, Awad, Sandpit, Danewin, Narita Brian.....
https://www.jbis.jp/race/result/1995112 ... 1553385328

Glad she had a long, grand life. She deserved it.

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Mon Apr 22, 2019 11:25 am
by tachyon
Thanks Barbara Livingston for the wonderful photo!!

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https://twitter.com/DRFLivingston/statu ... 7471346688
Hishi Amazon had a huge fan club, no doubt - she was really something and such a powerhouse. But had the internet been widely used back when she was racing, I can only imagine how many fans she'd have had.
Yes, I swear that she had a huge fan following, too!

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Sat May 04, 2019 10:47 am
by Mylute
Maximum Security's dam was brought back from Korea with the full brother. Colt was foaled in Korea.

Not sure if she was bought back or if the owners in Korea brought her back over here for breeding.

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Sat May 04, 2019 6:06 pm
by Ziggypop
Mylute wrote: ↑
Sat May 04, 2019 10:47 am
Maximum Security's dam was brought back from Korea with the full brother. Colt was foaled in Korea.

Not sure if she was bought back or if the owners in Korea brought her back over here for breeding.
Hope she is back for good.

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Sat May 04, 2019 9:28 pm
by Mylute
The dam of Maximum Security, Lil Indy (Anasheed), made it home today just in time to watch this race. And she wasn't alone; she brought Max's new little sister with her! They are at Hartwell farm.

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Photos from Tom Ryan.
https://twitter.com/TomRyanKY?ref_src=t ... r%5Eauthor

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Mon May 06, 2019 1:32 pm
by Katewerk
Sparrow Castle wrote: ↑
Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:59 pm
Timber Town Stable
2 hrs Β·

Groupie Doll, who is quite pregnant, likes to make the foaling barn grooms work for their pay. πŸ˜‰ She took a nice roll in the mud and then decided that, 11 months pregnant or not, she needed a little sprint to the waterer.
Her canine namesake here is also quite pregnant. Though due any moment, this morning she galloped across the kitchen floor and pounced on a stuffed toy. Eerie coincidence...

;-)

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Mon May 06, 2019 5:02 pm
by Private Thoughts
That looks like a nasty wound on the foals front leg.

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Mon May 06, 2019 11:40 pm
by Catalina
Private Thoughts wrote: ↑
Mon May 06, 2019 5:02 pm
That looks like a nasty wound on the foals front leg.
So it does. Hope they are back for good.

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Thu May 09, 2019 4:39 pm
by Sparrow Castle
No new photos of the Queen, just the kids?

HAPPY BIRTHDAY BEHOLDER!
Dear fans,

Beholder is turning 9 today and we’re celebrating! We hope you enjoyed Derby weekend and stayed dry – Beholder, Beholder 19, and Q B One are all doing very well! They are enjoying long days outside as the temperature rises and the lush grass from our April showers continues to grow. Q B One is growing into a very strong colt as the late spring progresses. We have new photos for you below. Be sure to comment and wish Queen B a happy birthday!

All Beholder hats & the Beholder Fall Print are 20% off today only with code HappyBirthday

Sincerely,

Team Spendthrift
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Beholder 19 | Spendthrift Farm / Autry Graham Photo
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Q B One | Spendthrift Farm / Autry Graham Photo
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Q B One | Spendthrift Farm / Autry Graham Photo
https://www.championbeholder.com/happy- ... -beholder/

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Sun May 12, 2019 7:05 pm
by sweettalk
TAKE CHARGE LADY has died

https://imgur.com/a/zyp9HNK

no news outlets reporting it, but i have confirmation from Steve Byk

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Posted: Sun May 12, 2019 8:26 pm
by Starine
Well, that's a shame. She was a fine racehorse and an even better broodmare.