|I have often maintained that if any of us
experts actually could forecast the future with true accuracy we would never
tell our clients. Well maybe we would, but we would surely want some
ownership in the future champion we have selected with such great certainty.
Realistically, we like to feel that we have assisted our patrons in
improving the odds of success by making our predications for our clients.
There has been much thought, research and study that has gone into
learning more about thoroughbred horses and how to buy and breed faster,
sounder, smarter horses. Whenever I find an interesting article I am
going to include that article on my website.
Here are some articles for you to enjoy reading. I hope that some
enlightenment is gained by website visitors who take the time to read these
wonderful thought provoking publications.
The Genetics Primer by Les Sellnow -
Learn from Gregor Mendel or just remind yourself about
some basic genetics in this enlightening article.
Chasing the X-Factor by Lynn K. Joris -
The hunt for the X-Factor is very much in fashion
these days among breeders and yearling buyers. Review some X-Factor
mares and try to make it happen for you. You never know when you have
created or found your champion. The article is especially enjoyable if
you like to think about pedigrees and try to attribute to the females their
importance in pedigrees.