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Chances of finding a Slew line OTTB?

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  • #21
    Originally posted by Xctrygirl View Post
    Ahhhh I was looking for him, being a die hard Ravens Fan!!

    To see more of my guy, go to www.facebook.com/PeteyCap

    Love your pics of Petey. To avoid further hijacking of the OPs thread, I sent you a PM!
    Fox Wood Farm


    • #22
      Don't know where you are, OP, but this guy showed up on Giveaways: http://www.chronofhorse.com/forum/sh...rse-in-my-area -- direct link to the Dreamhorse ad here: http://www.dreamhorse.com/show_horse...rse_id=1811963
      The horse in question is a Slew great-grandson, through Harry the Hat (who seems to be pretty well regarded in sporthorse circles).


      • #23
        Here is one of my favorite tricks. Set up a virtual stable at brisnet.com. Go to the Del Mar pedigree database. Pick a stallion or mare you like, and look up progeny. Find the age you like, and enter those that qualify in your virtual stable. Then once you receive some brisnet notices, find the ones running at a nearby track and stalk him/her. Send a note to a CANTER person that you are interested in " .." if you notice he/she is not winning consistently, or is winning at a level you can afford. I have about 20 from my favorite sire in my database right now, and I am tracking their racing histories in case one might come up.



        • #24
          some sites let you search by pedigree



          • #25
            mighty love, sent you a pm

            ride it like you stole it! "ralph hill"


            • #26
              Slew babies

              Chief Seattle stood in 2011 in Ind. he passed away last yr but covered 40+ mares in 2011.
              Stephanie Rhodes-Bosch is competing one of his youngsters, "Seahawk" he is absolutely stunning!


              • #27
                I have one by Tomahawke


                • #28
                  Mine is.. Slew O' Gold. Picked her up a month ago for $500. She was one of three I looked at, two of the three were Slew line.



                  • #29
                    I bought my mare a year ago while perusing her pedigree I went to progeny and found that she was bred to Walsh, someone in breeding her was interested in a Slew on top and on the bottom, as I went to his progeny I deduced that he was used sometimes for sport horse breeding. Here is my mare's pedigree. I do not think if Seattle Slew has been discussed as it appears here in the female line on the top.


                    As she is not that young anymore I sometimes muse at what she could have become if she would have not been a broodmare for all of these years. I am an amy owner and just fool around a bit on her, we might be looking at teaching her to jump this winter.


                    • #30
                      IIRC, Slew's last foals were in 2003, although there weren't many 2002s or 2003s. He died in 2002, so his youngest were posthumous. Still, the youngest would be only 9 or ten. Grand get ought to still be fairly common. No need to go to great grands unless you find one you love.
                      "I'm a lumberjack, and I'm okay."
                      Thread killer Extraordinaire


                      • #31
                        The Slews have been my favorites for years! Each and every one Ive retrained has been wonderful.

                        I currently have a grandson -- who is exceptional~
                        D'amber Dream.
                        IN GOD WE TRUST
                        OTTB's ready to show/event/jumpers. Track ponies for perfect trail partners.