Lucky Pulpit Succumbs to Heart Attack

Coalinga, CA (February 13, 2017)-Lucky Pulpit suffered an apparent heart attack this afternoon while covering his first broodmare of the 2017 season. Both David McGlothlin (farm manager) and Raul Rosa (stallion manager) were in the Harris Farms breeding shed with Lucky Pulpit when he collapsed coming off the mare. Lucky Pulpit was owned and raced […]

$10 Million Stallion History Repeats in 2016 Sire Standings

by Tracy Gantz Lucky Pulpit will forever be known as the sire of California Chrome, a feat that gives the stallion a special place in racing history. As California Chrome’s earnings have grown, so have the statistics of his sire. Thus, it is not surprising that in 2016 Lucky Pulpit led all other California sires […]

California Chrome California-bred Horse of the Year

PASADENA, Calif. (Feb. 8, 2017) – California Chrome was named the California-bred Horse of the Year for 2016 at the California Thoroughbred Breeders Association’s Annual Meeting and Awards Dinner held Wednesday night at the Langham Huntington in Pasadena. Ashleyluvssugar and Masochistic were the other finalists for Horse of the Year, an award California Chrome also […]

Jeranimo’s graded stakes wins

2010 Strub Stakes G2 – https://youtu.be/HovKZLwh1SY 2011 Oak Tree Mile G2 – https://youtu.be/iAamXSGA2kc 2010 San Gabriel G2 – https://youtu.be/tVcvvi-C2wk 2011 Citation Handicap G2 – https://youtu.be/XRq8k_Tu6h8 2012 Shoemaker Mile G1 – https://youtu.be/8in3C_gVNY8 2013 San Gabriel G2 – https://youtu.be/WI6gZTNmJj4 2013 Eddie Read Hcp G1 – https://youtu.be/M4lhUX3RlFI 2014 San Gabriel G2 – https://youtu.be/txcZe2e2gt4

California Chrome Again Wins Horse of the Year

From NTRA HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 21, 2017) — The National Thoroughbred Racing Association, Daily Racing Form and the National Turf Writers and Broadcasters announced this evening that California Chrome, winner of the Dubai World Cup and the TVG Pacific Classic, and North America’s all-time leading money earning Thoroughbred, was voted as Horse of the […]

California Chrome’s Dubai Win Top ’16 Moment

By Bloodhorse.com The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) announced Jan. 20 that California Chrome’s win in the Dubai World Cup Sponsored by Emirates Airline (G1) has been named the 2016 NTRA Moment of the Year based on the results of a record 2,817 votes cast via Twitter and an online poll. California Chrome’s connections—owners California […]

Metaboss Enters Stud at Harris Farms

By Ron Mitchell Grade 3 winner Metaboss has been retired and will enter stud this year at Harris Farms near Coalinga, Calif., for a fee of $2,000 stands and nurses. A versatile 5-year-old son of Street Boss, Metaboss won the El Camino Real Derby (G3) as a 3-year-old and was a fast-closing second in the […]

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Harris Farms Adoption Program Graduates

Desperate Times and Freedom Quest enjoying success as jumpers in the show world Desperate Times (a.k.a “Hashtag”) an 8yr. old gelding By Redatorre out of the High Brite mare Don’t Despair is showing great potential under the care of new owner Courtney Gharibeh, earning several ribbons at the local shows, the partnership jumped clean rounds […]

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Harris Farms Seen at the Farm

Seen at the farm in the past few weeks are: Andrea Thatcher and her father, Warren Thatcher with Andrea’s drawing of Horse of the Year California Chrome.     Joe and Brandi Becerra touring the farm on their one year anniversary.       California Chrome’s Breeders/Owners Visit Harris Farms May 11, 2014-Steve and Carolyn […]