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Touring the Bluegrass - Leatherwood Stud

On Saturday April 19, Saddle Horse Report toured Leatherwood Stud in Paris, Kentucky to promote the new breeders’ tools at Leatherwood is a full-service reproduction facility standing such stallions as Leatherwood’s Starlight, I’m A New Yorker, A Grand Affair, Royal Revival, Kalarama’s All Time High, Mountainview’s Heir To Fortune, and Nureyev. Ann Tierney Smith is the owner of the farm, while Fred Sarver manages the operation and Scott Perrelli serves as trainer.

Here are a few of the pictures from the picturesque Leatherwood Stud.

The entrance to Leatherwood Stud

The view from the Leatherwood training barn, where Scott Perrelli has been the trainer for the past year.

Nureyev (I'm A New Yorker x Gold Star's Ballerina by Stonewall's Main Event) grazes in one of the large stallion paddocks at Leatherwood.

Fred Sarver greets the Leatherwood yearling colts in the field, including (far right) Leatherwood's Anderson Cooper, a colt by Leatherwood's Starlight and out of a full sister to CH Candle Dan, Candle In The Wind.

Leatherwood Forever, a flashy, flaxen yearling colt by Leatherwood's Starlight and out of Have You Ever.

This bay colt is the latest of the Leatherwood's Starlight x Have You Ever crosses.

A colt by Hillcroft Faith's Reward, a full brother to Deep Blue. The mare is Cake And Candles, by Leatherwood Starlight and out of Candle In The Wind, a full sister to CH Candle Dan.

This new arrival is by CH Callaway's Gold Rush and out of Leatherwood's Miss Match, by Leatherwood's Starlight and out of Callaway's Foggy Day, by Callaway's Blue Norther.

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