Monthly Archives: March 2008

GRAND SLAM

The marketing is getting underway for the 2008 Grand Slam of Grass. Here’s a sneak peak.

COLONIAL DOWNS CONDITION BOOK 1

The first of three condition books for the Colonial Downs meet is now out. The first book covers the first 15 days from June 9 to June 28, 2008.

WELFARE AND SAFETY SUMMIT PARTICIPANTS

A cross-section of prominent participants from the Thoroughbred breeding and racing industry who attended the second Welfare and Safety of the Racehorse Summit in Lexington, Ky., on March 17 and 18 have drafted action plans in seven areas to improve conditions in various facets of the Thoroughbred industry.

The seven areas are: Track Surfaces; Marketing of the Racing Product; Catastrophic Injuries; Medication and Laboratories; Industry Education; Welfare of the Thoroughbred; and Implementation and Regulation.

Among the primary objectives identified were:… Continue reading

FOSTER CARE NEEDED FOR RETIREES

The Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation is currently in search of caring horsemen and women to provide foster care for some of our many charges who are, for various reasons, no longer able to be ridden. If you love the companionship of Thoroughbreds and have adequate pasture and shelter, you could be in a position to participate in this program.

We always prefer having farms where the horses can be turned out at all times with a run-in shed for shelter. (Exceptions… Continue reading

FOR SALE

The Estate of Alfred Smith is selling it’s stock. This bay colt by Meadow Monster, and his dam Allen’s Jet. The colt was born February 27 in West Virginia.


There is also a three-year-old Virginia-bred filly by Meadow Monster out of Honey’s Acallade.

Contact Susan at CooneyRace@aol.com.

MORE FOALS

Filly by Just a Devil , out of Trillion Cazillion. Born February 9, 2008. Cedarbrook Farm.

(Shannon O’Roark Photo)

Filly by Just a Devil , out of Trillion Cazillion. Born February 9, 2008. Cedarbrook Farm.

(Shannon O’Roark Photo)

Filly by Songandaprayer, out of Proof Positive. Born February 26, 2008. Morgan’s Ford Farm.

(Susie Chatfield-Taylor Photo)