The Thoroughbred Charities of America is currently holding their annual stallion auction. Phone bidding on the stallion seasons began Tuesday, Dec. 2 and ends Thursday, Dec. 4. The Gala is scheduled to be held at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 6 at Candyland Farm in Middletown, Del., and includes live bidding on select stallions. A cocktail reception and simulcast to bidders on selected stallions is also scheduled at Cross Gate Gallery in Lexington. Stallion seasons offered include Carson City, Cat Thief, Broken Vow, Dynaformer, Elusive Quality, Exploit, Grand Slam, Mt. Livermore, Pulpit, Quiet American, Rahy, Sea of Secrets, Silver Charm, Sky Mesa, Smoke Glacken, Two Punch and Unbridled's Song. For more information on the event please contact 302-376-6289 or visit their website at Thoroughbred Charities...Thistledown has added an extra day of live racing on Dec. 16, due to the cancellation of racing on Nov. 29 due to weather. The Dec. 16 card will include nine live races and will have a post time of 12:20 p.m....United Tote Company has renewed its contracts with Churchill Downs, Keeneland, Turfway Park, and Hoosier Park. United Tote will have a demonstration of a new wagering program at the University of Arizona Racing Symposium.