All the foals have arrived!!

It has been a long few months but we have successfully finished foaling all the mares at the stud for this year, and what a lovely crop of foals we have had. It all kicked off with a big bay Teofilo filly out of … Read Full Article

2017 Season is underway

We hope everyone had a very merry Christmas and a happy and healthy new year!

Our first four foaling mares are in and ready for foaling to commence, with the first mare due at the end of January then followed by the next 3 … Read Full Article

End of 2016 Season

As 2016 comes to a close,we can reflect on a decent year for the Stud at the Yearling and Foal sales,a good year racing stock in France but an indifferent year racing in the UK.

We prepared 4 yearlings (Oasis Dream,Lemon Drop Kid,Ravens Pass … Read Full Article

End of season

The racing season is coming towards its end and it has been a quiet one for the stud. Last Saturday Rivellino could do no better than come in 5th in a Listed race at Lingfield while Southern Gailes managed a second in the Novice … Read Full Article

July update

Half the year gone and time for the sales again. We go to the Tattersalls July sale next week with 2 nice mares-Valen ,in foal to Garswood and Tohaveandtohold in foal to War Command.

While Valen was a two year old winner,neither gained the … Read Full Article

Foaling Underway

2015 has begun in a rush of colts with 9 out of 9 foaled being colts until an Oasis Dream filly broke the run this afternoon. Three of the colts foaled are boarders over from France and these mares have produced a cracking Camelot … Read Full Article

As the end of 2014 approaches…

As the end of 2014 approaches, the stud can look back on a successful year-most particularly on the track.

Eighteen horses bred by Laundry Cottage Stud ran on the flat in 2014 and twelve were winners. Two horses earned black type-Kibaar in the Mill … Read Full Article

Since last writing…

Since last writing, the Stud has continued to have winners. Kingoverthewater has now won twice in France, Horsforth won at Beverley from the worst possible draw, Lochalsh (owned but not bred) won well at Ffos Las and looks set to improve, Glasgow Gailes-who we … Read Full Article

So far so good…

At half time in the season, the stud is having a fairly decent run of winners. Mindurownbusiness has won a couple of races and looks to be on the up. Abbey Village similarly is a winner who looks to have his best days in … Read Full Article

A round up on whats been happening on the Stud and trackside news.

All the bright sunshine interspersed with heavy rain has meant that field-topping work is never done at this time of year. It takes one person about a week to top the whole farm,excluding strimming work, and by the time the last field is done, … Read Full Article

News from the race track…

We are still waiting for Bahama Spirit to produce her Nathaniel foal. As she stands and waits, her page has been improved by the 2nd place gained by Rivellino in the Listed Cleves stakes last Saturday. Rivellino is out of Brazilian Bride-a half … Read Full Article

Mid February Update

Foal number 4 has arrived – a nice colt by Lawman out of the maiden Rail Link mare – Bit By Bit. This is the same cross as ‘Most Improved’ which is now standing at Coolmore (Lawman on a Linamix mare) so we are … Read Full Article