FOR SALE: This stallion was a proven, durable handicap horse enter the. He is a Multiple Graded Stakes winner of $1,176,985. He showed a degree of soundness that is hard to find in racehorses today. He raced 11 times at age 5 and 9 times at age 6, finishing 2nd in his final start. After winning his first start(MSW), he never lost his form. In fact, he ran better, faster, in more Graded Stakes, and won more money at 6 than in any other year of racing. He posted 4 triple digit Beyers, including THREE - 107's at age 6. 8 of his last 10 races were in Graded Stakes. The other 2 were for $200,000 and for $1,000,000. He won at 2, 3, 4, 5, & 6. He won at distances from 6 furlongs to 12 furlongs. He won on dirt, in the slop, and on synthetic surfaces. He was a Graded Stakes competitor at Santa Anita, Oaklawn, Lone Star, Keeneland, Belmont, Saratoga, Meadowlands, Fairgrounds, Gulfstream , & Calder, competing with Horses of the Year, Champions, and other Millionaires. He defeated Breeders Cup Juvenile winner WILKO and several other millionaires, including the older and highly regarded JONESBORO(twice - while high-weighted and conceding 3 lbs; once by 6 lengths). IT'S A BIRD stands 16.1 hands and has excellent conformation. He was trained by Marty Wolfson and Todd Pletcher. He won the Grade 2 Oaklawn Handicap, the Grade 3 Lone Star Handicap and the Grade 3 Spend A Buck Handicap. His sire, grandsire, and great-grandsire were all Grade 1 winners. His 1st dam is a Graded Stakes Producing, Stakes winner. His 2nd dam is a Multiple Stakes Producer and is also the dam of two Graded Stakes Producers. His 1st dam is also half-sister to the Graded Stakes class GOLD I.D. ($157,295) and Stakes winner SAY HOW YOU FEEL, the dam of Gr2 winner HOW'S YOUR HALO($589,723). Call, email or visit its-a-bird.com for more info.
True 17 hands by a stick. Easy to handle. Very intelligent. His first year at stud, 2011, he covered 22 mares and got 20 pregnant.
This was a REAL RACEHORSE, a proven breeder, and he's available for less than 3% of the amount of money he won!
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