A simple nick

By Sid Fernando The late WTC founder Jack Werk spent a lot of time making pedigree analysis accessible and understandable. He, along with Roger Lyons, developed the Werk nick rating as a simple guide for users to gauge the effectiveness of sire line crosses, and he was actually quite adamant in insisting that a “nick” … Continue reading A simple nick

Remembering Rahy

By Elaine Belval When Rahy was pensioned by Three Chimneys Farm in the summer of 2009 it felt a great personal blow. Was there ever a stallion more greatly missed in recent American breeding? Not by me. Rahy had been one of the most solid, and perhaps most under-appreciated sires, in recent memory. He sired … Continue reading Remembering Rahy