Kitten's Joy to Stand for $25,000
by Blood-Horse Staff
Date Posted: 12/2/2010 6:23:02 PM
Last Updated: 12/3/2010 9:22:58 AM

Eclipse Award turf winner Kitten's Joy   will stand for $25,000 in 2011 at Ken and Sarah Ramsey’s Ramsey Farm near Nicholasville, Ky.

Kitten’s Joy (El Prado—Kitten’s First, by Lear Fan) ranks seventh on the second-crop sires list, with more than $2.3 million in progeny earnings. He also is a leading sire this year by number of 2-year-old winners with 22.

Kitten Joy has sired 11 career stakes horses, including 2010 Lane’s End Stakes (gr. II) winner Dean's Kitten. His 2010 fee was $40,000.

Ken Ramsey said the decision to lower Kitten’s Joy’s stud fee was in response to the economy and the slowdown in the horse business in general.

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