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Stephen Byrne

We have been lucky enough to secure the regular services of top equine osteopath Stephen Byrne. Stephen will be coming to Down Farm once a fortnight throughout to treat a wide range of problems associated with the musculo-skeletal system. His treatment methods range...

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We've had plenty of jockeys riding out at Down Farm recently and look forward to seeing them in action on the schooling ground over the next couple of weeks. Ciaran Gethings rode his claim out at the end of last season and has been keeping himself busy here four...

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SAINT ARE (FR) Retirement

SAINT ARE (FR) recently left Down Farm to embark on his new career. He has a fantastic home in Essex with Justine Armstrong-Small and Rebecca Court who will aim to produce him as a show horse and compete in the Retraining of Racehorses Championship. Justine and...

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Focus is now starting to gear towards national hunt racing and as expected there has been plenty of interest in BLACK OP (IRE) and SUMMERVILLE BOY (IRE). They ended last season as the highest rated British novice hurdlers for their respective distances. Both summered...

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3-y-o Fillies

The horses continue to progress well and the majority had their first trip to the woodchip gallop yesterday. It remains very quiet on the racing front which gives us a chance to introduce some three year old fillies who joined Down Farm earlier in the year. ZOUTOUISE...

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