Norman Asbjornson Retired to Pin Oak Lane

By Blood-Horse Staff   Photo: EQUI-PHOTO/Barbara Weidl Norman Asbjornson Dual stakes winner Norman Asbjornson   has been retired from racing to stand at Dr. William O. Solomon’s Pin Oak Lane near New Freedom, Pa. The 6-year-old son of Real Quiet—Merryland Missy, by Citidancer, will stand for $2,500, or $1,500 for multiple mares. Norman Asbjornson excelled at Read more »

Uptowncharlybrown Sires First Foal

By Blood Horse Staff The first reported foal for stakes winner Uptowncharlybrown   was a colt born the evening of Feb. 16 at Michael Jester’s Penn Ridge Farm near Harrisburg, Pa. Bred by Fantasy Lane Stables, the colt is the first foal out of the Dixie Union mare Glorious Union. Fantasy Lane also campaigned Uptowncharlybrown who Read more »

PA Equine Coalition Response to Rep. Stephens Proposed Legislation to Transfer $250 million from RHDF

(January 31, 2014)- The Pennsylvania Equine Coalition is fully opposed to the proposed legislation introduced by Representative Todd Stephens to transfer $250 million annually from the Race Horse Development Fund (RHDF) to support traditionally underfunded schools. Representative Stephens has unfortunately chosen to propose this legislation as a means to score political points. While we agree Read more »