Top Selling Filly is by Smiling Tiger

PLEASANTON, Calif. (Aug. 14, 2018)-A Smiling Tiger filly was the top priced female at Tuesday’s 2018 Northern California Yearling and Horses of Racing Age Sale at the Alameda County Fairgrounds. The top selling filly was by Smiling Tiger, out of the Tannersmyman mare Tanned Reflection, was bred and consigned by Woodbridge Farm. Hip 74 was […]

Lakerville Sires First Winner

Del Mar, CA (August 8, 2018)-Freshmen sire Lakerville picked up his first winner when Lakerball graduated at the seaside oval. Breaking sharply from the seventh post position, Lakerball settled behind a pair of runners before drawing off by 8 plus lengths under Agapito Delgadillo. Lakerball defeated the field of ten Cal-bred maidens in her second […]

Naughty Tiger Upsets in C.T.B.A. Stakes

by DMTC.com Del Mar, CA (August 1, 2018-Naughty Tiger, a chestnut daughter of former outstanding sprinter Smiling Tiger, asserted herself in the stretch to score an upset in the featured $100,000 California Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association Stakes for California-bred two-year-old fillies Wednesday. With jockey Ruben Fuentes in the saddle, Naughty Tiger, sent to the gate at […]

Harris Farms Consignment for Barretts Del Mar Select Yearling Sale

August 28, 2018 at 2:00 pm (PDT) Harris Farms 11……dk.b./br.c., Unusual Heat-Cinema Paradisa 68……ch.f., Lucky Pulpit-Sioux Zen Harris Farms, Agent 14……SAN EMIDIO, dk.b./br.c., Vronsky-Copperopolis 20……ch.f., Lucky Pulpit-Easy El 35……b.f., Blame-Holler 56……SCREEN GOSSIP, b.f., Fed Biz-Patsy G and Me 57……TRAFFIC STOPPER, b.f., Cross Traffic-Perched 58……VIA ALPINA, dk.b./br.f., Artie Schiller-Princess Pegasus 59……BIG RETURNS, b.c., Mr. Big-Quick Chick […]

Smiling Tiger Gelding Cruises by Ten Lengths in King County Express S.

Auburn, WA (July 15, 2018)-Baja Sur a two-year-old son of Smiling Tiger crushed his foes by over ten lengths with his wire-to-wire win in the $50,000 King County Express Stakes. Out of Supremo mare Premo Copy, Baja Sur has won both his starts and his bankroll now is $34,650. The gelding is a $67,000 graduate […]

Luck’s Royal Flush Holds On in Everett Nevin

By Chuck Dybdal Pleasanton, CA (July 7, 2018)-Trainer Jeff Bonde had plenty of reason to celebrate in his hometown of Pleasanton, Calif. on Saturday when Luck’s Royal Flush ($21.40) showed his heels to five rivals, winning the $100,225 Everett Nevin stakes in the signature race for the Oak Tree at Pleasanton meet at the Alameda […]

Harris Yearling Sales Produces a Maiden Special Winner

Cypress, CA (July 4, 2018)-Our Silver Oak was Harris Farms raised and sold at the 2017 Barretts Select Sale and easily broke his maiden by two lengths in his debut. Purchased by William E. Morey, agent for $30,000 at the 2017 sale the colt rallied to win a maiden special race picking up $24,000 plus […]

Soi Phet Becomes a Millionaire

By Steve Andersen CYPRESS, Calif. (July 4, 2018)-The amazing 10-year-old son of Tizbud, Soi Phet surpassed $1 million in career earnings and won the 15th race of his career with a thrilling victory by a nose over B Squared in Wednesday’s $101,035 Bertrando Stakes at Los Alamitos. The win was not confirmed until four minutes […]

Cal-bred Finds Second Career in Canada

California-bred Desperate Measures, a 10-year-old daughter of Lucky Pulpit, has found a good home in Canada, where owner Jan Melnychuk says the mare “has become a bit of a local celebrity.” Melnychuk fell in love with Desperate Measures when she and a friend visited Assiniboia Downs in Canada looking for potential polo ponies. When Melnychuk […]

Desert Law Captures Santa Anita Allowance

Arcadia, CA (June 24, 2018)-On closing day of the 2017-18 Santa Anita meet Desert Law, the Harris Farms homebred, won an $76,000 open allowance six furlong race for his fourth lifetime win. Desert Law is a four-year-old altered son of Desert Code out of Treasure Chest, by Lemon Drop Kid and he has earned $194,325 […]

2018 Foal Crew

One of the many pleasures of the horse business is all of the good people in it that share the passion for horses. This recent photo shows some of our foal crew. We are a 24 hour operation, and I much appreciate all the good work it takes to raise a good horse. – John […]

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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 […]

Horses Available for Adoption

Horses Available for Adoption

These horses are available, please contact the farm for details on these horses. 559.884.2859 or E-mail: info@harrisfarms.com

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Harris Farms Seen at the Farm

Seen at the farm in the past few weeks are: January 9, 2018-Sharon Pasko and Timely Bet vising at the River Ranch. April 13, 2017-We were happy to have the owners of Smiling Tiger visit the farm yesterday along with some friends. We look forward to having them back soon. Andrea Thatcher and her father, […]