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There is a prestigious auction of year old horses held every August in Saratoga Springs, New York. Some go for millions of dollars. American Pharaoh was even up for auction here. It's also open to the public, so you can see it for yourself, or even put in a bid if you have deep pockets!
Catch a glimpse inside the big business of thoroughbreds and one of the most exclusive horse auctions in the world.
2015 Triple Crown winner AMERICAN PHAROAH was once a Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Selected Yearling! AMERICAN PHAROAH was offered as Hip 85 at the 2013 Saratoga Sale in Saratoga Springs, NY. She was purchased by Ingordo Bloodstock from the consignment of Taylor Made Sales Agency. The Pioneerof the Nile colt was bred in Kentucky by Zayat Stables. The 2016 Saratoga Sale will be held August 8-9, 2016 at the Humphrey S. Finney Pavilion adjacent to Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, NY. This year's catalogue is one that you do not want to miss! http://www.ftyearlings16.com/sale?sale=saratoga #FTSar #FTSelect
Now a five-time Grade 1 winner with over $2.4 million in earnings, champion SONGBIRD was once a Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Selected Yearling! SONGBIRD was offered as Hip 28 at the 2014 Saratoga Sale in Saratoga Springs, NY. She was purchased by Fox Hill Farm from the consignment of Hill 'n' Dale Sales Agency. The stunning Medaglia d'Oro filly was bred in Kentucky by John Antonelli. The 2016 Saratoga Sale will be held August 8-9, 2016 at the Humphrey S. Finney Pavilion adjacent to Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, NY. This year's catalogue, featuring a half sister to the lovely SONGBIRD, is one that you do not want to miss! http://www.ftyearlings16.com/sale?sale=saratoga #FTSar #FTSelect
Before he captured the Triple Crown, the horse that became known as AMERICAN PHAROAH was Hip 85 at the 2013 Saratoga Sale... Now it's time for a new generation of Selected Yearlings to take center stage. These are the horses that will make tomorrow's headlines... don't miss your opportunity at the 2015 Saratoga Sale -- to be held on August 10-11. bit.ly/TheSaratogaSale2015 #FTSar #FTSelect
Treliver D'Aquitaine (aka Daisy) imported from England and by the very successful dressage stallion Treliver Decanter was 7 days over her due date when we were called up to the stables by our night watch saying she was in labour. My husband Guy and I rushed up just in time to help a beautiful palomino colt into the world, we were a bit surprised at his size because Daisy is very big (just under 18hh) but were still thrilled with how beautiful he was. Our dogs were barking at the house so Guy went down to see what was happening and the afterbirth started coming out but Daisy looked like she was in proper labour again, she lay down a couple of times and was pushing but once the colt was standing she was more interested in him than pushing, I felt inside her and felt two feet, Guy got back to...
Havre de Grace sells for $10,000,000 at Fasig-Tipton's November Sale on Monday, November 5, 2012! Her sale set a new world record price for a broodmare prospect sold at public auction! She was consigned by Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent for owner Rick Porter. Havre de Grace was purchased by Mandy Pope's Whisper Hill Farm.