Zenyatta loses 2021 foal

We have not been following Zenyatta's breeding career. We report this because we recently heard of the struggles she has been experiencing delivering a full term foal, yet they go on and on with it. REPORTED BY THOROUGHBRED DAILY NEWS (Jan. 26, 2021) — Hall of famer Zenyatta  has lost her 2021 foal, a Candy Ride (Arg) filly.… Continue reading Zenyatta loses 2021 foal

Thoroughbred Thursday News: Paragallo, Dutrow, Zenyatta and Peppers Pride

Ernie Paragallo Receives Lifetime Racing Ban MATT HEGARTY writing for the The Daily Racing Form reports: Owner and breeder Ernie Paragallo received a lifetime ban Thursday from the New York State Racing and Wagering Board. Paragallo was barred from all racetrack properties in the state, citing his conviction last year on 33 counts of animal… Continue reading Thoroughbred Thursday News: Paragallo, Dutrow, Zenyatta and Peppers Pride

Zenyatta Among Eclipse Award Artists in eBay Auction of Moneighs

ReRun, the Thoroughbred adoption program, announces it will hold a special auction of “Moneighs®” on eBay, January 13-17, 2011. A Moneigh® is a 16” x 20” original, abstract painting created by a famous horse. Proceeds from the auction benefit the retired Thoroughbreds in Rerun’s adoption program. This auction will feature Eclipse Award winners of past… Continue reading Zenyatta Among Eclipse Award Artists in eBay Auction of Moneighs

Zenyatta receives warm welcome in Kentucky

Cross-posted from Business Lexington (BizNet) Written by NATALIE VOSS Lexington, KY (Dec 7, 2010) -- An enthusiastic crowd of over 1,000 packed Keeneland's outdoor sales pavilion in the frigid chill of Monday night to greet champion Thoroughbred ("Queen") Zenyatta upon her arrival to Lexington. The 6-year-old mare was met with camera flashes and media swarms… Continue reading Zenyatta receives warm welcome in Kentucky

Horse hero Zenyatta helps distract the US during recession

Cross-posted from The Guardian Written by DAN GLAISTER More than 70 years after Seabiscuit took America's attention away from the Great Depression and the prospect of war, another hero has emerged to distract the nation as it copes with recession and the aftertaste of a bitterly divisive election. Zenyatta, a six-year-old thoroughbred mare, is unbeaten… Continue reading Horse hero Zenyatta helps distract the US during recession