Zoomin For Bux to Louisiana

Grade 1 winner to stand at Tate Farms.

October 17, 2013

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Zoomin For Bux. PHOTO: Don Shugart

This year's No. 7 leading third crop sire of money earners, Zoomin For Bux, will stand the 2014 season at Tate Farms, near Ville Platte, Louisiana. His fee will be $2,000, with consideration.

From three crops to race, the son of leading sire Shazoom has sired 40 winners, 11 stakes horses (14 percent) and earners of $1.1 million, with and average earnings per starter of $13,748. He is the sire of 2012 Canadian champion Zoomin After Six.

Among his leading performers are champion Zoomin After Six SI-105 (8 wins to 4, $227,456, Maple Leaf Derby, etc.), stakes winner Sstrickortreat SI0107 (6 wins to 4, $183,794 Evangeline Downs Futurity, etc.), stakes-placed Bux For Bricks SI097 (2 wins at 2, $113,187 2nd TQHA Sale Futurity-RG2, etc.), stakes winner Cr Strawflyn Bux SI088 (3 wins at 2, $51,756 Canada Cup Futurity, etc.), multiple stakes winner Bux For Cocktail SI-111 (7 wins to 3, $50,258 Intermountain Futurity, etc.), etc.

Owned by Mario Vazquez and Jose Garza, Grade 1 winner Zoomin For Bux won or placed in 12 of 14 career starts, earning $259,739 with a career-high index of 117. He won the Retama Park Futurity (G1), was second in the Longhorn Futurity (G2), Harrah's Entertainment Futurity (G2), Longhorn Derby (G3) and third in the Sam Houston Futurity (G1).

Zoomin For Bux is out of multiple ROM-producer Oh No Its Uh Oh, by Jody O Toole. The second dam is Bux To The Bank SI-102, by Straight To The Bank out of the Special Effort mare Semi Special.

For additional information or breeding contracts call Steve Tate at 337-658-8283 or 337-363-8283.