2012 stud fees released; Unbridled's Song at $85,000
Monday, November 14, 2011
RSS Feeds

Taylor Made Stallions has announced fees for it's 2012 roster of stallions, headlined once again by leading sire Unbridled's Song who will stand for $76,500 payable Nov. 1st or $85,000 stands and nurses.

Unbridled's Song was one of only three stallions in the world in 2011 to produce multiple million-dollar yearlings at public auction. He sired the top filly at Keeneland September, as well as the top filly from the select portion at Keeneland September, at $1.3 million and $1 million, respectively. On the racetrack, Unbridled's Song has sired 13 Grade 1 winners, including three Breeders' Cup champions.

Eskendereya, the dominant winner of the 2010 Wood Memorial (G1) and early Kentucky Derby favorite, will have first foals this upcoming year after a popular first season in the breeding shed in 2011. The son of Giant's Causeway will stand his second season for $22,500 payable Nov. 1st or $25,000 stands and nurses in 2012.

Northern Afleet enjoyed yet another banner year in 2011, with his progeny winning five Grade 1s – tops among all North American sires. His current runners are led by recent Breeders' Cup Sprint champion Amazombie, a two-time Grade 1 winner in 2011 and the frontrunner for Eclipse honors, and two-time 2011 Grade 1 winner Teaks North. Northern Afleet will stand in 2012 for $13,500 payable Nov. 1st or$15,000 stands and nurses.

Forestry became Storm Cat's first son to sire a Classic winner in 2011 when Shackleford won the Preakness S. (G1). Forestry also sired graded stakes winner Separate Forest among his half a dozen stakes winners this year, and he returned to a Top 20 ranking on the General Sires list in 2011. Forestry will stand in 2012 for $11,250 payable Nov. 1st or $12,500 stands and nurses.

Old Fashioned, the 2-year-old Eclipse finalist of 2008 and winter book favorite for the 2009 Kentucky Derby, will have first yearlings in 2012. The multiple graded stakes-winning son of Unbridled's Song will stand his third season in 2012 for a fee of $7,200 payable Nov. 1st or $8,000 stands and nurses.
 

Stallion

Payable Nov. 1, 2012 Fee

Stands and Nurses Fee

Eskendereya

$22,500

$25,000

Forestry

$11,250

$12,500

Northern Afleet

$13,500

$15,000

Old Fashioned

$7,200

$8,000

Unbridled's Song

$76,500

$85,000

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