Monthly Archives: September 2011

Rasmussen Factor

A little over two years ago I did a series on the Rasmussen Factor (inbreeding to females within five generations), using sales foals of 1999-2002. That was so much fun I decided to do it all over again, this time … Continue reading

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Rasmussen Factor, La Troienne

A little over two years ago I did a series on the Rasmussen Factor (inbreeding to females within five generations), using sales foals of 1999-2002. That was so much fun I decided to do it all over again, this time … Continue reading

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Mares Inbred to La Troienne

“Interesting piece, David. But what about foals tail-female with duplications to LT? Anything with that scenario?” That was the only comment I have received so far on the LT series. Now that I read it over again, I am even … Continue reading

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Numbered Account, 1971

Charles Hatton on 1971 champion 2-year-old filly Numbered Account from the 1972 American Racing Manual. ————————————————————————————————– Numbered Account is the sort of filly who would make an indelible impression in any generation, and she was the champion among the two-year-olds … Continue reading

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La Troienne, Postscript

One thing I forgot to mention. The fifth generation produced zero stakes winners from 25 foals. The tenth generation produced four stakes winners from 34 foals. Is it reasonable to conclude from that that LT has better results farther back … Continue reading

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La Troienne, Conclusions

You have probably been wondering why I went to all the trouble of identifying all the tail-female descendants of La Troienne in this group and then listing every single one. Well, I did NOT do it just for my health. … Continue reading

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La Troienne, Sales Foal, Not Stakes Winners, Ninth and Tenth Generations

Listed in the chart below are all sales foals of 2003-2007 (except stakes winners, which were listed previously) with La Troienne as their ninth or tenth dams. Listed after the name of the foal is the price (W for weanling, … Continue reading

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