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SOLD I’m Thirtynine

The farm is pleased to announce the sale of I’m Thirtynine (Vinny) to J. Ramsey of Louisville, Kentucky. It is absolutely THE perfect match; where Vinny will go on and begin 2019 Eventing. He’s headed to the Ocala Jockey Club for the winter, then…

Saying Hello to 2019 Season

The 2018 season is quietly coming to an end, and it was a great year for the farm and the horses. Eor The Terrific seems to have graduated from Junior High and has gone straight to Graduate School over the last few months.  I…

SOLD Gran Duque

Little Kentucky Farm is over-the-moon happy for Des and his new owner Mary Quarles of Ketchen Place Farm in South Carolina. Mary recently lost her Thoroughbred stallion, and the addition of Des to her breeding shed cushions the loss she feels. Des has an…

Hello Handsome!

2015 sale prospect, Gran Duque (barn name Des) is another addition to the farm’s sales team.  He has excellent potential to go any direction, and qualifies for Young Event Horse and Retired Racehorse Project. Des is a well built youngster, along with an impressive…

March Trials 2018

We are very proud of our team at Poplar Place Farm March Trials and the 2nd Place finish in Open Training and ANOTHER Thoroughbred Incentive Champion award. Louis is maturing and is turning into quite the Eventing Thoroughbred! We hope to have him running…

SOLD At The Grande

Congratulations to Evera Premo on the purchase of At The Grande. The farm will continue to work with Georgio and Evera and help them develop their partnership. Its going to be an exciting journey with many years of happiness.

Are You Veruca Salt?

Today’s society where everything and anything is designed for immediate satisfaction, with little to none sweat equity, ask yourself if you have what it takes to develop a young prospect. I’m inclined to believe sweat equity is of bygone days. I’ve noticed in particular…

SOLD Prince Neff

A heartfelt congratulations goes to Kirstin Murphy of Longview Farm in Alabama on the purchase of Prince Neff. Kirstin comes from ‘Equestrian Royalty’ (google Dennis Murphy), and she plans on campaigning Eddie in the Retired Racehorse Project 2018.  

More Cowbell’s 3rd Career!

Thoroughbreds are incredible athletes who are multi-talented. More Cowbell’s first career began at the racetrack, then eventually found himself competing in Horse Trials. 7 years later together, both ‘Benny’ and Matti Burns found their true passion in the Jumper world. Congratulations to former LKF…

Something to be Said . . .

Indeed there is something to be said about a tall, dark and handsome gentleman. Today marks 30 days since Prince Neff’s last winning race. As he has been adjusting to his new career away from the track, he has had me in deep thought….

Love at First Glance

4 years ago I was in the trainer’s box when through the morning sun, I hear a horse coming up from my right. Everyone around me were chattering and catching up on news, but I didn’t say a word. My eyes were glued on…

Impressive Results

First time out at Training Level in a large division, Louis started off in an excellent position, winning the Dressage with a score of 26. A couple greenie rails on turf and making up for it on a big cross country course designed by John…