Deposit Ticket, Deerhound to Rockin' River in Iowa
Updated: Thursday, October 6, 2005 3:00 PM
Posted: Thursday, October 6, 2005 2:56 PM
and Deerhound, each sire of a 2-year-old champion, will stand at Fred and Wade Feuring's Rockin' River Ranch near Winterset, Iowa.
Deerhound's daughter Countess Diana was champion 2-year-old filly after winning the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (gr. I) on her way to millionaire status. Deerhound has sired a total of nine stakes winners and 13 stakes-placed runners. His other stakes winners include multiple stakes winners Sassy Hound, Switch Lanes, and Deer Run. Deerhound's runners have earned $11.2 million.
A 17-year-old son of Danzig, Deerhound is out of the Buckpasser mare Lassie Dear and is from the female family of A.P. Indy
and Summer Squall. His fee will be $3,000. He formerly stood at Wafare Farm near Midway, Ky.
Grade I winner Deposit Ticket has sired 24 horses that have won or placed in stakes, including Canadian champion 2-year-old male Cash Deposit. Deposit Ticket's other stakes winners include Swearingen, who earned $673,233. Overall, nine of Deposit Ticket's 13 stakes winners won stakes as 2-year-olds. His progeny earnings are $11.2 million.
One of the top 2-year-olds of his year, Deposit Ticket won the Hopeful (gr. I), Sapling (gr. II), and Hollywood Juvenile Championship (gr. II) Stakes. A 17-year-old son of Northern Baby out of the Mr. Prospector mare Propositioning, Deposit Ticket will stand for $2,500. He formerly stood at Pin Oak Lane Farm near New Freedom, Pa.
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