Oh Baby Oh Baby went wire-to-wire in the $65,000 Lookout Stakes and $70,000 Eldorado Stakes at Delta, scoring back-to-back stakes wins.  Amazing for a $12,500 claim.

In the starting gate:   On Friday night, Rob’s Pal goes first off the claim and a repeat of his smasher last time would win again.  On Saturday, Astronomy races at Evangeline and should be a contender.  On Monday, Fire Lake goes for three straight in a Louisiana Downs Allowance Optional turf route. 

Crossing the line:    On Friday, Trinni ran fourth in her comebacker at Emerald.  We claimed Pat’s Inheritance out of a winning effort.  On Saturday, Web of Demons was second, beaten just a half-length, at Emerald.

Work tab:   On Wednesday, Boom Box worked a good half in :48 2/5 at Arlington.  On Thursday, Kaabraaj worked a half in :49 3/5 at Santa Anita. On Saturday, Overcomer worked a half in :49 4/5 at Santa Anita.  On Sunday, War Moccasin drilled a fast 5 furlongs in 1:00 1/5 at Golden Gate.  Bornonvalentineday worked an easy 3/8ths in :51 1/5 from the gate.  At Dixie Downs, Sir Matador worked a half in :50 flat.  At Canterbury, Rob’s Pal breezed 3 furlongs in :39 2/5.

2017 foals: On January 17th, Daleo’s Angel foaled an Early Flyer colt in Texas; On February 18th, Holy Mama foaled an Abraaj filly in Washington; On February 25th, Royal Snowflight foaled a Cross Traffic filly in Kentucky; On March 3rd, Satin Bouquet foaled an Abraaj filly in Washington; on March 26th, Cajun Yankee foaled a handsome My Pal Charlie colt in Louisiana; On April 27th, Appealing Resume foaled a good looking Peppered Cat colt; on May 18th, Birdie Told Me foaled a Bold Warrior colt

HRC horses race records

2017 Record:         Starts: 85          15-10-10         $193,657        17.9% wins            41.2% ITM

2016 Record:         Starts: 249      24-50-38           $556,906          9.6% wins            45.0% ITM

2008-2016:           Starts: 1552     204-243-241     $3.597,821      13.1% wins           44.4% ITM



Race Record:     9 STARTS   1-5-1     $9,158s

Bella is by Cahill Road, sire of the Longacres Mile winners, one of Wafshington’s perennial leading sires and a full brother to Unbridled.She’s out of a stakes winning daughter of quality sire Silver Deputy.  The undefeated second dam produced four stakes horses.

She foaled a 2016 Demon Warlock filly and will return to the same sire.

Trainingat the Bar


RACE RECORD:     9 STARTS   5-0-1     $43,020

Trainingat the Bar is a young mare by Valid Wager out of the Marquetry mare Lady Lamar. TATB retired from a short, but successful racing career where she won more than half her starts. Due to a ongoing knee issue, she was retired prematurely after winning a minor stakes event at Emerald Downs.

Her first foal. Redsolocup, is a stakes winner after taking down the Chinook Pass at Emerald in a rapid 1:14 2/5.  She foaled a Vronsky colt in Arizona in 2015 and a full sister to the above-mentioned stakes winner in 2016.

Daleo’s Angel


Daleo’s Angel is a broodmare by classic winner and Champion Silver Charm. This gray mare is out of stakes-winning mare A Northern Angel out of a chef-de-race Sir Ivor mare. The second dam is a half-sister to $695,930 grade I winner At the Threshold and $510,675 grade II winner Zabaleta.

Her first starter, homebred Goldandsilver, won three races for us, including his debut as a two-year-old. Katillac Charm, her second foal to race, is an double Allowance winner and well over $100,000 in earnings. Her third foal is a two-time winner.  Her first three offspring have now won over $185,000 combined and all three are still active runners.

She foaled an Early Flyer colt on January 17th in Texas.

Royal Snowflight


Royal Snowflight was a two-time stakes winner on the race track. She’s a big, strong and attractive mare who flashed good speed on the track. She’s out of the mare Reasonably Royal, who was a $60,000 stakes winner herself.

Snowflight’s first starter was stakes winner Winter Warlock, who took down the $50,000 Premio Esmeralda at Emerald Downs and won over $100,000 before laminitis took him down.  She’s had babies by quality sires Old Fashioned, Kodiak Kowboy, Graydar and foaled a Cross Traffic filly in February 2017.

Cajun Yankee


RACE RECORD:     0 STARTS   0-0-0     $0

Cajun is a young mare by Yankee Gentleman out of Cajun Flash, by Bertrando.The filly is by Yankee Gentleman, a quality sire out of southern California allowance winner Cajun Flash, who won 3 of 4 on the track for $90,000.  She’s by perennial leading California sire Bertrando.

Our filly is a full sister to stakes placed Cajun Gent, an active campaigner with $191,000 in earnings and a half-sister to grade II stakes placed Snapshot, another current campaigner with earnings at $254,000. A third half-brother is at $109,000 in earnings.The dam is a half-sister to $394,212 stakes winner Wild Lightning, the dam of two stakes winners, and is a full sister to $244,327 California stakes winner Lacquaria. The filly was retired from racing after suffering a knee injury in training. She’d worked fast at Churchill and Oaklawn and had lots of promise.

She foaled a handsome My Pal Charlie colt in March in late Louisiana this year.

Birdie Told Me


RACE RECORD:    16 STARTS   1-3-2     $28,107

Birdie Told Me is a young Illinois-bred mare. She’s by graded stakes winner Eavesdropper, by Kingmambo and a half-brother to former leading sire AP Indy. She’s out of $156,635 stakes winner Dixie Bird, by Dixieland Brass. The first dam is a half-sister to $557,107 stakes winner Homing Pigeon. This is the immediate family of grade I stakes winning millionaire Western Playboy and $850,141 graded stakes winner Bungalow.

Her first runner is impressive Boom Box, a winner at Arlington.  She foaled a gorgeous Giant Oak filly in 2014.  She foaled another filly, this one by Get Stormy, this year. She’s in foal to Bold Warrior this year.

Holy Mama


RACE RECORD:    22 STARTS  5-3-3     $43,846

We claimed this big, gray daughter of Champion Holy Bull out of $174,154 stakes-winner All the Honor out of a winning effort at Golden Gate.  She was a quick sprinter and should become a nice broodmare.  She’s a half-sister to stakes winner Blazing Charcoal.

Her first foal was rather chicken hearted.  Her second foal is a speedy Cal-bred winner. Her third foal, a 2017 baby, is a filly by Abraaj.



RACE RECORD:    5 STARTS  1-1-0     $9,730

Thrillagee is by grade I winner of $3.2 million Congaree out of a MSW winning mare by Red Bullet. She’s the mare’s first foal.The second, third and fourth dams are all stakes winners. The mare is half-sister to the producer of Judy the Beauty, a grade I stakes winning millionaire.

Thrillagee foaled a Vronsky colt in January 2015, a Washington-bred.  She foaled a stunning, nearly all black Southern Image Washington-bred filly this year.

Another Winter


RACE RECORD:   26 STARTS  6-2-4     $49,294

Our first foal of 2012, this filly is by Washington Champion and top young regional sire Demon Warlock out of stakes winner Royal Snowflight, making her a full-sister to our homebred stakes-winner Winter Warlock.

Winter was fourth in her seasonal debut at Emerald, making the early lead, but not able to hold on as the beaten favorite.  She got claimed out of the race, too.

Satin Bouquet


RACE RECORD:    24 STARTS  2-3-1     $38,817

Satin Bouquet is a daughter of Travers winner and Breeder’s Cup Classic runner-up Flower Alley, sire of I’ll Have Another. The filly is out of a Giant’s Causeway mare that’s loaded with stakes horses.

Satin foaled a handsome Champ Pegasus colt, a Washington-bred, in early 2016.  She’ls in foal to red hot Abraaj this year.

Boom box


RACE RECORD:    27  STARTS  5-2-7     $97,646

This colt is by Straight Line out of our Eavesdropper mare Birdie Told Me. Straight Line was a grade III winner of $489,000. The mare was an Allowance-level filly in Chicago.

Boom ran one of his best races, scoring by a half-length in his most recent start over his favorite Arlington turf course.  He rallied around the turn and down the lane to score the minor upset.



RACE RECORD:   31  STARTS  6-5-6     $202,260

This Louisiana-bred filly is by grade III winner Ide, sire of 14 stakes winners and earners over $21 million. The filly is the first foal out of a Forestry mare who is a half-sister to a $335,557 stakes winner and another grade III stakes-placed winner. This is the immediate family of grade I winner Home At Last, who banked $972,914.

Glamoride was retired after her last race, finishing a brilliant career as a stakes-placed winner of over $200,000.  She’s now in foal to Louisiana’s best sire Half Ours.

wicked laugh


RACE RECORD:    25 STARTS  1-9-5    $25,542

This big filly comes from the same cross as homebred stakes-winner Winter Warlock as she’s by Demon Warlock out of Reasonably Royal, the granddam of Winter Warlock.

Wicked was 7th in her first race against winners last time out at Emerald after racing wide.  She’ll need a better trip and softer company next time out.


Redsolocup September 2012

RACE RECORD:   25  STARTS  4-1-6    $70,952

Redsolocup is a Washington-bred homebred by Demon Warlock out of our mare Trainingat the Bar.  He’s won the $50,000 Chinook Pass at Emerald as well as a few other stakes placings.

Redsolo was last in his most recent start against a solid Allowance Optional field at Emerald.  He broke well, sat in a stalking position and just wasn’t able to make up ground down the lane.

Redsolo came out of his last race unsound and he’s been retired to a good home at Warlock Stables in Spokane.


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RACE RECORD:    5 STARTS  1-1-2    $49,095

This striking gray colt is by Breeder’s Cup Classic winner Awesome Again out of a stakes-winning Tapit mare.  He’s got good size, excellent conformation and a tremendous pedigree.  He could be something very special. He’ll be in the barn of Breeder’s Cup winner Steve Margolis.

Dream it Again was a strong second in his last start, missing by a half-length in a Fair Grounds Allowance Optional with a strong stretch rally.



RACE RECORD:   9 STARTS  2-2-2    $22,524

Our first first of 2014, this filly with lots of flashy white on her is by Washington Champion Demon Warlock out of our mare Trainingat the Bar.  That makes this filly a full-sister to our young Allowance runner Redsolocup.  This filly is an Oregon-bred and is already stakes-placed at Portland.

LTB went wire-to-wire in winning her seasonal debut at Emerald in her last start, drawing away by four lengths.  Unfortunately she was claimed away from us.

Mistletoe Miss

RACE RECORD:   1 STARTS  1-0-0    $16,800

This white-faced filly is by promising young sire Giant Oak, a grade I millionaire son of Giant’s Causeway, out of our Eavesdropper mare Birdie Told Me.  This Illinois-bred filly will be raised at Fairberry Farm and eventually trained by top conditioner Brian Williamson.

Mistletoe couldn’t have more impressive in her career debut against Arlington Maiden Specials.  She made the lead before going a furlong, maintained a measured lead to midstretch and pulled away late.  She should only get better with experience and distance.  She’s got a bright future.

 corredor’s Edge


RACE RECORD:  4 STARTS  0-0-0    $354

Corredor’s Edge is an Illinois-bred homebred by millionaire The Cliff’s Edge out of Black Giraffe, who was a classy veteran who won over $172,000. He’s in the barn of trainer Chris Dorris.

Corredor drifted out badly on the first turn, was distanced and eased up at Hawthorne in his last race.

Wings of Silver


RACE RECORD:    STARTS  6 0-0-0    $4,972

This filly is by Early Flyer, one of the top sires in Texas over the past decade, out of our Silver Charm mare Daleo’s Angel. She’s in the barn of trainer Danny Pish on the Texas circuit.

Wings was outrun in a wide trip, finishing sixth at Lone Star last time out.  She was wide on both turns and simply unable to make up ground after giving up position and ground on the turns.

Web of demons

Web of Demons

RACE RECORD:  18 STARTS  1-5-3    $26,360

Web of Demons is a Washington-bred filly by Demon Warlock out of Royal Snowflight, making her a full-sister to our $106,000 stakes winner Winter Warlock. She’s trained by Jeff Metz.

WOD was a close second in her last race at Emerald, beaten a half-length.  She’d run down the leader and looked like the winner inside the furlong pole, but got nailed at the wire.

No Talking

No Talking

RACE RECORD:  1 STARTS  0-5-4    $12,030

No Talking is a Washington-bred yearling by Demon Warlock out of our Cahill Road mare.  He’s in the barn of Roddina Barrett at Emerald.

No Talking was disappointing as the beaten favorite in his seasonal debut at Emerald, finishing sixth and showing no early speed.

diamonds and oil


RACE RECORD:  36 STARTS  7-9-6    $74,965

Diamonds and Oil is a Kentucky-bred daughter of millionaire Suave out of a Holy Bull mare.  She’s in the barn of trainer Danny Pish now.

D&O ran a smasher in her last race, scoring by 7 lengths at Evangeline in her most recent start.

Appealing Resume


RACE RECORD:  46 STARTS  14-6-7  $254,417

Appealing Resume is a classy Kentucky-bred mare.  We campaigned this brilliant mare for over four years, losing her just once through claiming and taking her back.  She’s been retired and is a broodmare now.

AR had her first foal in May 2016, a nice filly by major sire Yes It’s True.  The California-bred filly should grow up to be a good one.  She foaled a good looking Peppered Cat colt in April 2017 and will visit Grazen next.

Girl’s World


RACE RECORD:  15 STARTS  3-4-2  $66,399

Girl’s World is a Louisiana-bred filly by Holy Bull out of a Silver Charm mare from a graded-stakes family.  A former $75,000 yearling, the filly has a bright future as a broodmare.

GW foaled her first baby, a striking Colonel John filly, in California in April.  High hopes for this well-bred filly.  She’s in foal now to James Street.

glitter o’prado


RACE RECORD:  12 STARTS  2-3-0  $52,146

This Louisiana-bred filly is by $1.7m grade I winner Paddy O’Prado.  She’s out of a black-type Glitterman mare who has already produced a $179,000 winner.  The mare is a half-sister to two-other stakes-placed winners and out of a stakes-placed mare.  This is the family of grade II winner Maston and several other stakes horses.  The filly is in the barn of Danny Pish and is already a black-type filly with a second in the $75,000 Happy Ticket at Louisiana Downs to her credit.

Glitter was fifth as the beaten favorite in her most recent start at Evangeline and claimed away from us.  She bobbled at the break to get away last, made a nice move around the turn, had to change paths in the upper stretch, but didn’t rally late like she had in her previous win when she exploded late.

She’s been a nice filly for us and we’ll miss her.

Sir Matador


RACE RECORD:  11 STARTS  2-1-2  $27,072

A handsome son of $1.3 million grade I stakes winner Tizway, this Cal-bred colt is out of a Churchill Downs Allowance winning Hennessy mare.  This is a deep, strong European family with the second dam being a full-sister to European three-year-old filly highweight High and Low.

Matador finished sixth, beaten three lengths, as the beaten favorite in his last start at Turf Paradise.  He made a big move, but flattened out down the lane.


Toccet-Cajun Yankee colt July 2015

RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0 $0

Our first foal of 2015, this little fella is by Toccet, one of the leading sires in Oklahoma, out of Cajun Yankee, a well-bred Yankee Gentleman mare.  He’ll be in the barn of Danny Pish when he’s grown up.

Oh Baby Oh Baby


RACE RECORD:   24 STARTS  9-3-1    $254,652

Oh Baby Oh Baby is a Louisiana-bred daughter of Orientate out of a Forty Niner mare.  We claimed this allowance winning filly at Fair Grounds and she’s now in the barn of Sam Breaux.

OBOB was last in the $75,000 Gold Coast at Delta after setting the pace to the 3/8ths pole.  She’s had a very good run and needs a little freshener now.



RACE RECORD:   17 STARTS  6-3-4   $135,500

Kaabraaj is a Washington-bred son of Abraaj out of River Special mare. We claimed him out of his career debut at Emerald based on breeding and strong workouts.  He’s in the barn of trainer Jeff Metz now.  He’s a stakes-winner for us, a track-record setter (6 furlongs in 1:06 4/5) and a Washington Champion Sprinter.

K pressed the pace and tired to finish 8th in the $50,000 Albany at Golden Gate in his first start off the layoff.  He should be more fit next time and hopefully in against softer company.



RACE RECORD:   4 STARTS  0-1-1   $4,925

This attractive filly is by stakes winner Abraaj out of a stakes-producing Basket Weave mare from the family of Scat Daddy.  The filly should be blessed with speed with Carson City on top and a speed pedigree on the bottom.  She’s in the barn of Jeff Metz.

Weave missed the break at the start in her last race, getting away last, trailing most of the way and finishing 7th in her race at Emerald.

 Whisper It’s True

Yes It's True colt October 2015

RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0   $0

This well-bred colt is by Yes It’s True, a grade I stakes winning millionaire.  He’s sired 49 stakes winners of over $55 million.  The Louisiana-bred colt is out of a $107,824 stakes-placed Real Quiet mare who is a half-sister to a $341.996 stakes winner.  The second dam produced three stakes horses.  The colt is in the barn of Danny Pish.

Desert Mama

desert code

RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0   $0

This filly is by Desert Code, an improving young sire in California sire and former Breeder’s Cup winner.  She’s out of Holy Mama, our Holy Bull mare.  The filly will eventually go to Tim McCanna when she’s grown up.



RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0   $0

This colt is by $1.6 million Champion Kodiak Kowboy out of our stakes-winning and stakes producing mare Royal Snowflight.  This long legged colt has the credentials to be something special.



This Louisiana-bred filly is by $1.7 million stakes winner Paddy O’Prado out of a strong Grand Slam mare.  The filly is a half-sister to $315,000 stakes-winner Hero Force and several other good Allowance horses.  She’ll be in the barn of Danny Pish.

War Moccasin


RACE RECORD:   7 STARTS  2-1-0   $40,780

This Kentucky-bred filly is by Breeder’s Cup Mile winning millionaire War Chant  out of a winning Pulpit mare.  The second dam is a graded stakes winner and the family is loaded with European and American graded stakes who is a half-sister to two stakes horses, including $506,338 stakes-winner Rapid Proof. She’s in the barn of Tim McCanna.

War Moc finished last in the grade III Providencia at Santa Anita last time out.  She ran well and was only beaten six lengths by one of the best three-year-old turf fillies in the country, who went the final furlong in :11 flat, which is quite remarkable in a 9 furlong race.

Mama’s Secretstorm


RACE RECORD:   7 STARTS  2-2-0   $17,650

This attractive filly is by Sea of Secrets, a proven California sire, out of our Holy Bull mare.  She’s racing on the northern California circuit.

Mama’s went wire-to-wire in her last start at Golden Gate, scoring by about two lengths.  Unfortunately, she was claimed away from us.



RACE RECORD:   1  STARTS  0-0-0   $200

This Arizona-bred yearling is by red-hot California sire Vronsky out of our quality mare Trainingat the Bar.  The colt is a half-brother to stakes-winner Redsolocup and he should have plenty of talent.  He’s in the barn of Roddina Barrett.

In the his debut at Turf Paradise in the Futurity Trials, Toy never got on track and raced greenly near the back throughout.




RACE RECORD:   3  STARTS  0-1-0   $4,456

This Arizona-bred yearling filly is by California sire Time to Get Even out of our Cahill Road mare.  She’s in the barn of Roddina Barrett.

Bella ran another great race, finishing second against tough Maiden Specials at Emerald Downs.  She hustled early and ran second all the way around, holding off some nice fillies for the runner-up spot.

Champ Pegasus-Satin Bouquet 2016 colt


RACE RECORD:   0  STARTS  0-0-0   $0

This little Washington-bred fella is by grade I millionaire Champ Pegasus out of our mare Satin Bouquet, by Flower Alley out of a quality Giant’s Causeway mare.  The colt should have plenty of quality, class and endurance when he grows up.

Graydar-Royal Snowflight colt 2016



RACE RECORD:   0  STARTS  0-0-0   $0


This handsome Kentucky-bred colt is by grade I stakes winner Graydar out of our stakes-winning and stakes-producing mare Royal Snowflight.  He should be a talented horse when he’s all grown up.

Fire Lake


 RACE RECORD:   18 STARTS  6-4-1   $77,740

Fire Lake is a Louisiana-bred son of Haynesfield.  The former $100,000 sales purchase has a quality pedigree.  He’s in the barn of Sam Breaux now.

Fire Lake scored perhaps the biggest win of his career with a thrilling, re-rallying score by a head against tough Allowance Optionals at Louisiana Downs in his most recent start.



 RACE RECORD:  0 STARTS  0-0-0   $0

This is a good looking colt by Vronsky, one of the hottest sires in California. He’s out of our mare In Vitro, a full sister to $109,000 stakes winner Winter Warlock.  High hopes for this one.

Demon Warlock-Trainingat the Bar filly 2016

trainingat the Bar

 RACE RECORD:  0 STARTS  0-0-0   $0

This filly is by Demon Warlock out of our mare Trainingat the Bar, which makes her a full-sister to stakes winner Redsolocup.  We’re excited about this Washington-bred filly’s potential down the line.

Get Stormy-Birdie Told Me filly 2016


 RACE RECORD:  0 STARTS  0-0-0   $0

This white-blazed filly is a Kentucky-bred daughter of Get Stormy out of our mare Birdie Told Me.  Get Stormy was a grade I winning millionaire and has all the credentials to become a very nice sire.

The filly will eventually race for Brian Williamson on the Illinois circuit.

Unfortunately he was claimed away from us.



RACE RECORD:   17 STARTS  2-3-4  $28,640

Astronomy is a six-year-old mare by Purge out of a Mutakddim mare.  She’s a consistent, hard trying mare.  She’s on the Louisiana circuit and in the barn of trainer Sam Breaux.

Astronomy was a disappointing sixth in her last race at Evangeline, making a nice move around the turn and fading down the lane.

Yes It’s True-Appealing Resume filly 2016


 RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0  $0

This cutie is by grade I winner and major sire Yes It’s True out of our $254,000 winner Appealing Resume, by Successful Appeal.  This Cal-bred filly could grow up to be a very good one.



RACE RECORD:   22 STARTS  4-3-1  $105,150

Composed is a Louisiana-bred daughter of grade I stakes winner D’Wildcat.  She’s out of a stakes winning mare and from a deep black type filly.  Composed is herself stakes placed and should have a successful breeding career when her racing days are over.  She’s on the Louisiana circuit and in the barn of trainer Sam Breaux.

The filly was a disappointing sixth in her last start, her first poor effort in months.  She made a nice bid around the turn and into the stretch, but tired late.

Demon Warlock-Bella Cavalla 2016 Filly


RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0  $0

This Washington-bred filly is by Demon Warlock out of our Cahill Road mare.  She should have speed from the sire line and stamina on bottom.



RACE RECORD:   8 STARTS  4-1-0   $77,730


Overcomer is a California-bred gelded son of Old Topper out of an Unbridled mare.  He’s a talented sprinter and in the barn of Jeff Metz on the southern California circuit.

In his last start, the $100,000 Harris Farms Stakes at Fresno, Overcomer stumbled at the break and got away last, trailing the field most of the race.  He closed some ground and passed some horses down the lane.  If not for the stumble, he’d likely have been second.



RACE RECORD:   13 STARTS  3-4-2   $42,849

Stakes-placed Trinni is a three-year-old Washington-bred daughter of Private Gold out of an El Gran Senor mare.  She’s a hard-trying, consistent filly.  She’s in the barn of trainer Jeff Metz now.

Trinni ran fourth in her comebacker at Emerald.  She raced midpack early, made a bid turning for home and hung own the lane, understandably off the layoff.

Sam the Lion


RACE RECORD:   19 STARTS  1-2-3   $23,164

Sam was the 2015 Oregon-bred two-year-old Champion with a win in the Bill Wineberg and two other stakes places to his credit at Portland. He’s in the barn of trainer Roddina Barrett now.

Sam ran an improved fourth in his last start, just failing to hold on for third in the last few strides at Emerald.  He was near the back of the pack at the start, worked his way between and around horses to each second, then just tired late.

Cajun Creed


RACE RECORD:   1 STARTS  1-0-0  $15,600

This Louisiana-bred colt is by speedy grade I stakes-winner Jimmy Creed is the first foal out of a stakes-placed Stephen Got Even mare.  The immediate family includes several stakes horses and a couple grade I winners.

Cajun Creed was an impressive winner of his debut, scoring by about two lengths against Maiden Specials at Evangeline.  He was outrun for the lead, got pinned on the rail behind the leader while taking dirt, but swung outside when clear and gunned that one down to win going away.  He’s got a bright future.



RACE RECORD:   1 STARTS  0-0-0   $225

This Kentucky-bred filly is by grade I stakes winner Data Link, a son of War Front.  The track record setter’s first crop of babies are averaging over $44,000 at auction.  The filly is out of a stakes-placed Kris S mare who has already produced a $100,000 winner and a talented two-year-old gelding. This is the immediate family of several graded stakes winners.

Valentine missed the break by a couple of seconds in her career debut, but ran strong from there to finish sixth against Maiden Specials at Golden Gate in her career debut.



RACE RECORD:   10 STARTS  0-1-3  $17,645

Mintenized is a California-bred gelding in the barn of Jeff Metz on the southern California circuit.  He’s a good-looking, long striding son of Margie’s Wildcat.

Mint was last in most recent race at Santa Anita. After the race, scoping showed him full of mucus.  He’ll be treated and should come back strong next time.

Parkers Delight

parkers delight

RACE RECORD:   22 STARTS  8-6-2   $83,345

Parkers is a five-year-old Washington-bred daughter of Parker’s Storm Cat.  She’s versatile filly with tactical speed capable of running short or long and on fast or wet dirt, synthetic and turf.  She’s also a minor stakes winner by virtue of her score in the Portland Distaff Handicap.

Parkers won a thriller in her last start, scoring by a head in a stretch long duel.  Unfortunately, she was claimed away from us.

Rob’s Pal


RACE RECORD:   36 STARTS  4-4-7   $89,172

Rob’s Pal is a California-bred son of Atticus out of an Alphabet Soup mare.  He’s done most of his racing in California, but is now in Jeff Metz’ barn at Canterbury.

Rob won the race we claimed him out of by 3 1/2 lengths at Canterbury last time out, an impressive effort.

Global Nation

Gio Ponti

RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0  $0

This flashy two-year-old is by grade I winning, $6.1 million dollar winner Gio Ponti out of a black-type, quality female family.   As a sire, Gio Ponti has already produced a Breeder’s Cup and Champion.  High hopes for this one.  He’s in Kate Demasi’s barn and currently located in Pennsylvania.


Bold Warrior colt 2017

birdie baby

RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0  $0

This colt is by Bold Warrior, a royally-bred son of Bernardini.   He’s a half-brother to nationally prominent sire War Chant.  The colt is out of our Allowance mare Birdie Told Me, whose first two foals are very nice winners.

Point of Reference two-year-old colt


RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0   $0

This Kentucky-bred colt is by grade I multi-millionaire Point of Reference out of a stakes winning mare and out the quality female family of grade I millionaire Kela.  The colt is now in the barn of trainer Jeff Metz on the southern California circuit.


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