Special Rate, who ranks among the top 10 stallions in Texas, has been moved to Sue Dowling's Stoneview Farm near Hempstead, Texas, for the 2014 breeding season.
Rose Mary Chandler, owner/breeder of 2011 Texas Horse of the Year Skip a Smile, and the owners and breeders of five other Texas-bred divisional champions were honored by the Texas Thoroughbred Association.
Nine juvenile fillies make their graded-stakes debuts in the $500,000 Delta Downs Princess (gr. III) Nov. 20, with undefeated All About Allie starting on the far outside.
|Horse||Trainer||Breeder / Owner|
|Ataka's Special||James T. Coats, Jr.||
|Cowgirl Cool||Ronald Kotara||
|Green Briar Kitty||James T. Coats, Jr.||
|Im a Bear||Jack A. Bruner||
|Patty's Pride||Bobby A. Jenkins||
|Sera's Tunnel||Cash Asmussen||
|Shezararebird||Michael R. Whitelaw||
|Smiles Golden Song||Larry Stroope||
|Zippy Wager||Ronnie E. Cravens, III||
Upcoming Stakes Entries
|Go for Wand H. (gr. III)||AQU|
|Bayakoa H. (gr. II)||DMR|
|Hollywood Derby (gr. IT)||DMR|
|Battle of New Orleans S.||FG|
|Gold Rush S.||GG|