Grade I winner D'wildcat has been purchased by Louisiana Stallion Station and will stand the 2013 breeding season at Louisiana Stallion Station South near Lafayette, La. Fourteen-year-old D’wildcat previously stood at Vinery Florida near Summerfield, Fla., for a fee of $6,500. His 2013 fee will be announced at a later date.
D’wildcat (Forest Wildcat--D’Enough, by D'Accord) registered a 110 Beyer Speed Figure. He won four stakes, three of which were graded, including the Frank J. De Francis Memorial Dash Stakes (gr. I).
In 2011, D’wildcat sired the earners of more than $2.1 million and was represented by nine stakes horses. This year, he is represented by 40 winners and has progeny earnings of more than $1 million.
Lifetime, D’wildcat has sired 24 stakes horses and the earners of more than $11.5 million. His stakes winners include grade II winner D’Funnybone and multiple stakes winner Authenticat, who earned more than $720,000.
“We are pleased to offer D’wildcat to breeders in Louisiana and throughout the Southwest region in 2013,” said Carrol Castille of Louisiana Stallion Station. “He is from the influential Storm Cat line and had a ton of speed on the racetrack, and he has passed that onto his runners. He is a perfect fit for our region, and he will be attractively priced for this market.”