In other stud fee news, Taylor Made upped the fee for Northern Afleet , sire of dual classic winner and champion contender Afleet Alex, to $20,000 from $12,500. The farm also announced fees for incoming stallions Forest Danger and Southern Image, both grade I winners. Forest Danger (by Forestry) will stand for $20,000, and millionaire Southern Image (by Halo's Image) will hold court for $15,000. Taylor Made later will announce the fee for Our Emblem, sire of 2002 champion War Emblem.
Unbridled's Song, a prominent sire for years, will stand in 2006 for $150,000, up from his $125,000 fee in 2005, at the Taylor family's Taylor Made Farm near Nicholasville, Ky. The 12-year-old son of Unbridled is represented this year by grade I winner Splendid Blended and several other graded winners.Taylor Made also raised the fee for Forestry to $100,000 from $75,000. The 9-year-old son of Storm Cat is the leading third-crop sire by number of 2005 stakes winners, with 10.