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Ask The Experts #29

Ask The Experts #29

Q: How large is Cozmic One and how does he compare in size to Zenyatta at the same age? Lib Berry… Continue Reading

John Shirreffs working with Cozmic One, May 2015. Photo by Kyle Acebo.

Ask The Experts #28

Q: For John Shirreffs: Other than Zenyatta, which horse have you enjoyed training the most, and why? Patty Smith Culver… Continue Reading

Coz at Santa Anita, February 19. Photo by Mike Sekulic.

Ask The Experts #27

Q: What is the single thing you look for in a young horse that tells you he or she is… Continue Reading

Coz with John Shirreffs, June 2014. Photo by Kyle Acebo.

Ask The Experts #26

Q: How do you decide which horses will work in company? Meredith Ramirez Sacramento, California A:There are several factors to… Continue Reading

Ziconic at Mayberry Farm. Photo by Kyle Acebo.

Ask The Experts #25

Q: Does Ziconic have a barn name? Ann Maree Collierville, Tennessee A: No, we call him Ziconic. Often a barn… Continue Reading

Ziconic, currently training at Mayberry Farm. Photo by Kyle Acebo.

Ask The Experts #24

Q: All horses have their quirks and preferences. What does Ziconic like? What bothers him? Robin Bruen Morristown, NJ A:… Continue Reading

Cozmic One in training at Mayberry Farm, March 2014. Photo by Kyle Acebo.

Ask The Experts: Mayberry Farm Pt. 2

Q: When do you put shoes on these yearlings? Pam Woolley Wallingford, CT A: Coz had his first pair of… Continue Reading

Cozmic One on the tack at Mayberry Farm in March. Photo by Kyle Acebo.

Ask The Experts: Mayberry Farm Part 1

Q: Does Coz have Zenyatta’s personality? Jan Graff Hull, GA A: Yes, he’s similar to his mother. He’s so confident,… Continue Reading

Cozmic One. Photo by Kyle Acebo

Cooper Sawyer Talks Yearling Prep

Cooper Sawyer, Yearling Manager Cooper Sawyer is the yearling manager at Lane’s End farm, and he is responsible for the… Continue Reading

12Z. Photo by Alys Emson/Lane's End

Ask The Experts #23

Q: I have a question about the colts. When is the decision typically made whether to geld or leave them… Continue Reading