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A MERICA’S BEST SELLERS Storm Cat — Fleet Indian c. $2,050,000 (2009 KEESEP) • Medaglia d’Oro — Cat Dancer f.

$1,500,000 (2009 FTSARA) Filly Sale Topper • Hystericalady $3,000,000 (2008 KEENOV) • Round Pond $5,700,000 (2007 FTKNOV) • Half Ours $6,100,000 (2006 KEENOV) Highest Priced Racing Prospect • Sharp Lisa $3,400,000 (2006 FTKNOV) • Forestry — Alizea’s Song c. $1,200,000 (2006 FTKJUL) • Ashado $9,000,000 (2005 KEENOV)

• Unbridled’s Song — Zing c. $1,700,000 (2005 KEENOV)

Highest Priced weanling of the sale • Storm Cat — Rings A Chime c. $3,100,000 (2005 FTSARA) • Fusaichi Pegasus — User Cat f. $600,000 (2005 KEEJAN) Highest Priced weanling of the sale • Unbridled’s Song — Helsinki f. $1,150,000 (2004 KEENOV) Highest Priced weanling of the sale • Cash Run $7,100,000 (2003 KEENOV) • Belle Nuit $475,000 (2003 KEEJAN) • Storm Cat — Tacha

$3,100,000 (2002 KEEJUL) • Desert Stormer $3,600,000 (2002 KEEJAN) • Stormy Pick $700,000 (2001 FTNOV) • Storm Cat — Gone To Venus

$3,300,000 (2001 FTSARA) • Saint Ballado — Charm A Gendarme $4,000,000 (2001 KEEJUL) • Seattle Slew — Omi $4,200,000 (2000 FTSAR) • Mr. Prospector — Molly Girl $3,600,000 (2000 KEEJUL) • Catinca — race mare, $2,800,000 (1999 FTKNOV) • Mr. Prospector — Eaves,

$3,000,000 (1999 FTSAR) • High Heeled Hope $360,000 (1998 FTKNOV) • Storm Cat — Gone to Venus filly $1,700,000 (1998 SARA) • Seeking the Gold-Shared Interest $4,200,000 (1998 KEEJUL) Highest priced filly of the sale • Alden’s Juana $322,000 (1998 FTKFEB) • Storm Cat — Shared Interest $1,500,000 (1997 KEEJUL) • Deputy Minister — La Chaposa $675,000 (1997 KEENOV) Highest-priced weanling filly of the sale & the year • Mariah’s Storm $2,600,000 (1996 KEENOV) Highest priced broodmare of the year • Mr. Prospector — Daring Bidder $1,250,000 (1995 KEEJUL) Highest priced yearling of the year • Unbridled’s Song $1,400,000 (1995 BARMAR) • User Friendly $2,500,000 (1995 KEENOV) Highest priced broodmare of the year • Capote — Great Lady M. $535,000 (1994 KEESEP) Highest priced filly of the sale • Double Wedge $685,000 (1991 KEEJAN) • Cheval Volant $1,400,000 (1991 KEENOV) Tied for highest at that sale and the whole year • Tiffany Lass $2,300,000 (1990 KEENOV) Highest priced broodmare of 1990

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sheikh mohammed & john magnier at taylor made

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Why do sellers choose Taylor M ade Sales Agency?

aDVANTAGE: a merica’s best sellers As America’s Best Sellers, Taylor Made Sales Agency consistently out-performs the market. For all North American Yearling Sales in 2009, the market average was $44,901, while Taylor Made’s average was $86,572. With over $1.6 billion in sales, Taylor Made has grown in the last 34 years from a small operation run by four brothers – Duncan, Ben, Frank and Mark Taylor, along with longtime family friend and business partner Pat Payne – into a perennial worldwide leader in Thoroughbred sales. Taylor Made has been ranked the world’s #1 leading consignor of yearlings every year since 2001.

“Nobody out-works, out-hustles or out-performs Taylor Made.” doug cauthen president & ceo winstar farm

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leif aaron

e xpert advice Every client is assigned a full-time Account Manager who gives you the personalized service you deserve and expect. Your Account Manager is there for you; from evaluating your crop, providing advice on sales placement, handling entry process and paperwork, planning matings, appraisals, recommending reserve prices, reviewing vet work,

shannon potter

stuart angus

identifying potential bidders and much more. From the initial consultation through the auction ring, Taylor Made is by your side; delivering complete care for your entire equine program.

teresa little

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“Taylor Made’s process of selection, placement at a yearling sale, presentation of your yearling at the sale, and its valuation at time of sale are second to none. As a breeder we need to sell our livestock and Taylor Made flat out gets the job done.” fred hertrich owner & breeder

ADVANTAGE: the taylor m ade network In today’s market, being connected is more important than ever before. Taylor Made has spent the past three decades building the Taylor Made Network, which includes a remarkable database, containing over 13,000 contacts. These are unique relationships Taylor Made has cultivated with the world’s most influential buyers, sellers, trainers, vets, bloodstock agents and sales company officials through many years of repeated success and mutual trust. This powerful database provides unparalleled access to the industry’s best resources to sell your horse.

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2009 champion juvenile colt

lookin at lucky (g1) 2010 kentucky derby favorite

bred by gulf coast farms

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ADVANTAGE: more winners. more repeat buyers. Buyers have found more Stakes Winners, more Graded Stakes Winners and more Breeders’ Cup Champions at Taylor Made than any other sales agency in the world.




Diamond A Racing Corp. •


Glencrest Farm, LLC



Haras Santa Maria de Araras S.A. •



Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings LLC •




Ronald Carter Family Trust •




Gulf Coast Farms LLC •

Twin Creeks Farm •






John Yuen Se Kit


Farnsworth Stables, LLC

Andrew Rosen

Karl Watson, Michael Pegram, & Paul Weitman

Sovereign Stable

Richard Nip & Omar Trevino •

Pinnacle Racing LLC •




Mark H. Stanley

Zayat Stables LLC

CASH RUN (1999 Juvenile Fillies)

“Taylor Made attracts the top buyers with a great selection of high FOLKLORE (2005 Juvenile Fillies) quality horses. I’ve found MANILA (1986 Tur f) everything from stakes SPEIGHTSTOWN (2004 Sprint) winners to Breeders’ Cup champions at Taylor Made. UNBRIDLED ELAINE (2001 Distaff) That’s what keeps me UNBRIDLED’S SONG (1995 Juvenile) coming back for more.”

DESERT CODE (2008 Tur f Sprint)

VINDICATION (2002 Juvenile)

BREEDERS’ CUP CHA MPIONS ANEES (1999 Juvenile) ARTAX (1999 Sprint) ASHADO (2004 Distaff) CAJUN BEAT (2003 Sprint)

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aDVANTAGE: the highest price for your thoroughbred Taylor Made has sold 30 Sale Toppers in the past 20 years. This includes multiple Eclipse Champion and 7-time Grade One winner ASHADO, sold at the 2005 Keeneland November Sale for a then-world record price of $9,000,000.

“Customer success is our primary focus. It’s not just a mission statement; it is the foundation of our company.” duncan taylor

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ashado (G1), keeneland november sale topper world record for broodmare/broodmare prospect bred by aaron & marie jones sold by starlight stables

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keeneland SEPTEMBER 2009 sale topper

keeneland september 2009 Taylor Made Results: # Sold Thru the Ring: 320 # Sold After the Sale: 41 # Sold Total: 361 Gross: $27,987,600 Taylor Made Average: $81,754 Keeneland Sale Average: $60,734

#1 Consignor every year since 2004 #1 Consignor 12 of the last 16 years

storm cat – fleet indian colt bred by summer wind farm

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ADVANTAGE: september success In 2009, Taylor Made sold the sale topper at the Keeneland September Sale.

sale topper: $2,050,000 Consigned by Taylor Made Sales Agency, the Storm Cat colt out of Fleet Indian was bred by Frank and Jane Lyon’s Summer Wind Farm. Sheikh Mohammed’s bloodstock manager, John Ferguson, purchased the first foal out of 2006 Champion Older Female, Fleet Indian, holding off Coolmore Stud’s John Magnier with a final bid of $2,050,000.

at keeneland september, taylor m ade:

• Sold 3 of the 6 highest priced horses • Sold 3 of the 4 highest priced colts • Topped both sessions of Book 1

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unbridled’s song – goulash colt

“We bought this colt’s mother from Taylor Made while she was carrying him. It’s fitting that we ‘teamed up’ with Taylor Made again to top the sale with her first foal!”

“Taylor Made works hand in hand with us to breed, raise and sell world class Thoroughbreds. This colt was another product of many years of teamwork with Taylor Made.”

frank & jane lyons summer wind farm referring to their $2,050,000 sale-topping colt by storm cat out of fleet indian

aaron & marie jones referring to their $925,000 session-topping colt by unbridled’s song out of goulash

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fasig-tipton july 2009

“The most important advantages that Taylor Made provides us are HORSEMANSHIP and SALESMANSHIP. Their team helps us breed and raise the best product and ultimately get the most for it at the sale.” lance robinson & jerry bailey gulf coast farms

fasig-tipton july 2009 Taylor Made Results: # Sold Thru the Ring: 22 # Sold After the Sale: 2 # Sold Total: 24 Gross: $1,409,500 Average: $58,729

#1 Consignor 9 of the last 11 years

$200,000 flower alley – mazel tov betty filly sold by taylor made, agent for brian & dale kalmar

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fasig-tipton saratoga 2009 filly sale topper: Consigned by Taylor Made, the $1.5 million filly was bred by Richard and Audrey Haisfield. Purchased by John Ferguson for Sheikh Mohammed. fasig-tipton saratoga 2009 Taylor Made Results: # Sold Thru the Ring: 17 # Sold After the Sale: 6 # Sold Total: 23 Gross: $8,057,000 Average: $350,304

#1 Consignor 7 of the last 10 years

“Selling the highest priced filly of the sale was the result of great synergy between our team at Stonewall and Taylor Made. It was our first year selling with Taylor Made and we were able to accomplish great things together!” richard & audrey haisfield stonewall farm

medaglia d’oro – cat dancer filly bred by richard & audrey haisfield

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“Taylor Made knows our program and proactively helps us find great opportunities from the RNA list. ZAFTIG is living proof of the value the Taylor Made Network represents for both their buying and selling customers.” John and Susan Moore purchased G1 winner zaftig, from taylor made’s rna barn

grade-1 winner Zaftig

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ADVANTAGE: rna power With Buy Back rates at an all-time high, sellers are realizing now more than ever the importance of choosing an agency with “RNA Selling Power.� No other agency in the world has the strength and resources to reach a larger buying audience as quickly and effectively as Taylor Made. In 2009, the Taylor Made team sold 49 RNAs for over $3,000,000 in gross RNA sales. Taylor Made offered a grand total of 523 yearlings last year with a net clearance rate of nearly 80%.

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THE taylor made ADVANTAGe shows through in e very aspect Since 1976, Taylor Made has infused the values passed down by Joe Taylor into every aspect of their sales, boarding and breeding operation. This solid foundation of honesty, hard work, innovation and a tireless commitment to exceeding customers’ expectations has made Taylor Made the sales agency of choice among the top breeders and sellers in the industry. For more information, in-depth analysis and access to the 2010 Yearling Sales Planner, visit

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