Regifting, 2011, 15.3+ dk bay mare

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What a perfect name for a horse to bring home during the holiday season!  This girl has a beautiful head which is not easily depicted in pictures.  Even on a very cold, gloomy day her shiny dappled coat was evident … Continue reading

Blue Claret, 2010, 16h, Bay Mare

This very loved mare has been a successful race mare earning over $85,000 in 37 races with 7 wins, 14 seconds, and 4 thirds.  She is very special to her current connections because she was her trainer’s 1000th win and … Continue reading

Senora de Lolol. 2011, 16h chestnut mare

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Named for a region of Chilean royalty, this adorable young mare will certainly not disappoint! We observed her kind eye, complemented by her athletic build and workmanlike attitude. Her handler reports that she is a nice girl nice to work … Continue reading

Little Gidding, 2011 16h bay mare

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Little Gidding is a very well bred daughter of Mineshaft out of an El Prado mare.  Her trainer described her as sound, quiet, and very good to handle and work with. She has been an honest and consistent race horse, … Continue reading

Rosey Bay 2013 15.3 ch filly

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This cute little filly was just as sweet and cuddly as she could be. She has a lovely, balanced build with a beautiful shoulder and powerful hind end, and is still a growing youngster. She started her racing career on … Continue reading

King Gettigan 2011 16 h bay gelding

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Gettigan’s owner is sending him off from racing with gratitude for his accomplishments on the track. This young gelding by Read the Footnotes has had a respectable racing career with $100,000 in earnings and three wins in 39 starts. He … Continue reading

Bo’ Hopes 2013 16.2+ ch gelding

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Update Dec. 2016:  she is now in Florida at his owner’s farm for the winter. You can still call the trainer Victor Carrasco about him. It’s not everyday that we cross paths with a son of Curlin, but today was … Continue reading

Cool Secret 2011 15.3+ h ch mare

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Cool Secret is a homebred, born and raised on the trainer’s/breeder’s farm in Cheshire, New York. She is relatively lightly raced with only 26 lifetime starts and nine in-the-money finishes. This year she is not performing well enough to be … Continue reading

Tyrus 2008 15.2+ h ch gelding

He may be little but he is mighty!! This adorable and well traveled gelding has amassed a stout race record, racing and winning at racetracks from Gulfstream to the south and Woodbine to the north, and many in between.With his … Continue reading

Confederate Bay 2011 15.3 dk bay mare

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The trainer of this compact powerhouse couldn’t say enough good things about her. She describes her as very kind and with a temperament that would be desirable around children. She had a knee which has been rehabbed and sports some … Continue reading

Charming Eyes 2011 15.3 h bay mare

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Charming Eyes is certainly easy on the eyes with her solid body, pretty face and kind eye. She has been an honest racehorse, having broken her maiden at Aqueduct and getting back to back wins there in early 2015 prior … Continue reading

Saratoga Fields, 2011 16h+ chestnut mare

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This solid bodied girl with beautiful balanced conformation is a fabulous mover, and in our opinion also a fabulous prospect for eventing, dressage, or the show hunter ring.  With her build and strong hind end, she looks to us like … Continue reading

Aggi’s Queen 2007 15.3 h bay mare

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Aggi  a nicely bred mare by the Ken and Sarah Ramsey owned sire Catienus, has earned warhorse status after 31 in-the-money finishes out of 80 starts. Purchased as a yearling by her current connections, she has been with them for … Continue reading

Gypsy Fever, 2008 16.1 h dark bay gelding

Located at his owner’s farm in Clifton Springs, NY near the Finger Lakes Race Track, this handsome guy is much loved and impeccably cared for –traits shared by all horses from an excellent horsewoman. He is described by his owner/trainer … Continue reading

Miss Dragon Lady 2008 16 h bay mare

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A much loved mare in her trainer’s shedrow, the elegant Miss Dragon Lady has done her job on the racetrack and is looking for her perfect next home. Her trainer would keep her forever but knows that she would be … Continue reading

Raffie’s Factor, 2009 15.3h bay gelding

Fans of Raffie’s Majesty offspring (known for being great movers and jumpers), here is a handsome solid bodied son for your consideration. And he’s out of a Gulch mare, another stout bloodline that has produced several athletic jumpers and great … Continue reading

Prime Surprise, 2013 16h bay filly

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This pretty girl with a big white blaze will surely be stunning when she finishes growing and fills out.  She has good conformation, a balanced build, and a great sloping shoulder — which suggests jumping ability.  Her pedigree is certainly … Continue reading

Penitent 2013 16.1 h dk bay gelding

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A lightly raced gelding who hasn’t managed to grab the gold ring, Penitent has the looks and size to leave racing in his rear view mirror and head right into a sporting discipline, where we think he will be more … Continue reading

Freight, 2010, 16h Dark Bay Gelding

It’s not every day that we list a six figure horse for a tiny fraction of that price tag!  Freight, by Majestic Warrior out of an El Prado mare, sold for $200,000 as a yearling.  This classy horse showed some … Continue reading

Messorio, 2008 16.3h dark bay gelding

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Messorio is a very classy son of Raffie’s Majesty, and he has inherited the intelligence, great movement and durability that Raffie’s Majesty offspring are known for.  We admired Messorio’s handsome uphill build and great shoulder, his intelligent kind eye, and … Continue reading

Chaz, 2000, 16h Chestnut QH gelding

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Occasionally we have the rare privilege to list a hard working pony horse from the track.  They may not all be OTTBs, but they help keep the race horses safe and happy and are worth their weight in gold.  Chaz’s … Continue reading

Feloya, 2011, 15.1+, Chestnut mare

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Despite this girl’s petite stature, she is one beautiful package. Her connections refer to her as “Fancy” because of her classy, correct movement.  She was very polite posing and jogging on a busy morning all the track with lots of … Continue reading

Sassybrat, 2003, 16h, Bay Mare

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Earlier in the meet we listed (and very quickly sold) two fabulous moving youngsters named Gilded Feather and Sassy Talker.  Well, their mother, Sassybrat is an equally impressive mover!  Sassybrat earned over $70,000 in her career with 19 in the … Continue reading

Macushla, 2012 16.2h bay filly

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This big, lightly raced, and clean legged filly has a great sport horse pedigree. She is by Tiago, who is from the Pleasant Colony/His Majesty sire line out of a mare from the Hail to Reason/Turn-to line.  Her dam is … Continue reading

Henry Ella 2012 15.3 h bay filly

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Remember the Johnny Cash song “I’ve Been Everywhere, Man”? It could be this sweet filly’s theme song! She’s run at Tampa, Keeneland, Churchill Downs, Ellis, Thistledown, Indian Grand and Finger Lakes, turning in good efforts every time. She has had … Continue reading

Siro Floozie, 2011 16.2h+ chestnut filly

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This tall, leggy, lightly raced,  daughter of Grand Slam has outstanding broodmare  potential for racing or sport, given her build, breeding, and movement!  She has the long and leggy, big sloping shoulder, classic thoroughbred looks, and she is described as … Continue reading

Swagner 2012 16.1 h dk bay gelding

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Bred by the same connections of our 2015 Triple Crown Winner American Pharoah, Swagner arrives at Finger Lakes after running at some of the premier tracks on the east coast. He broke his maiden at Churchill Downs, has travelled around … Continue reading

Better B Nice 2011 16 h bay mare

Better B Nice’s connections bred this lovely girl and have been caring for her since she took her first breath. They are offering her to an excellent home as a sporthorse broodmare, noting that she is a beautiful mare with … Continue reading

Dosntreallymatter, 2011, 16h, Bay Mare

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No one could tell this girl to her face that she “doesn’t really matter!!” We couldn’t resist this mare’s pretty head and kind eye-we commented on it the second we walked into the shedrow!!  Her trainer recently took a new … Continue reading

Bethel, 2010 16.3h chestnut stallion

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This big, solid beautifully put together stallion is graded stakes placed as a three year old, and he has a regal pedigree that should make him a very enticing breeding prospect for racing and for sport horse breeding.   His owner … Continue reading

Steady Stuart 2007 16.1 h bay gelding

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This aptly named, very handsome fellow has the resume of a professional racehorse and has the impressive record to prove it. He is an example of the horse every trainer wants to have in their shedrow, an honest horse with … Continue reading