The Green Monkey was purchased by Demi O'Byrne at this year's Fasig-Tipton Calder February sale of 2-year-olds in training from Hartley/De Renzo Thoroughbreds, agent. He is in training with Todd Pletcher and has not yet started.
Magical Masquerade, whose son The Green Monkey commanded a world-record $16 million, will be consigned to the Keeneland November breeding stock sale, according to Brandon Perry, who owns the mare with his wife, Diannah. Magical Masquerade is carrying a full sibling to the The Green Monkey (by Forestry).The Perrys, who own Paragon Farms near Lexington, also plan to sell Magical Masquerade's weanling filly by Vindication. The couple privately bought Magical Masquerade (Unbridled--Nannerl, by Valid Appeal) after she was bought back for $375,000 at the 2005 Keeneland November sale.Both will be consigned by Taylor Made Sales Agency.