Paintyourownwagon to Florida

Restricted Grade 3 winner to stand at AVS Equine.
October 10, 2012


Restricted Grade 3 winner and track record setter Paintyourownwagon (SI-111) will begin his stallion career at AVS Equine Hospital near Tallahassee, Florida, in 2013. His fee has been set at $1,000.

"We are excited to get this young son of leading sire PYC Paint Your Wagon," Dr. Steve Fisch of AVS Equine said Tuesday. "All of our stallions are accredited Florida stallions and their foals are eligible for the FQHRA, Iowa, Idaho, Utah, Arizona, Kansas, Indiana races and the 2016 $200,000 Guaranteed Sunshine State Futurity."

Owned and raced by Tom Maher, Paintyourownwagon set a 300 yard track record of :15.236 at Will Rogers Downs when he won the Kansas Jackpot Futurity (RG3). An earner of $103,097, he won or placed in nine races and finished second in the Great Lake Stakes and third in the Canterbury Park Derby.

He was also a finalist in the Sunland Park Winter Futurity (G2), Prairie Meadows Derby (G3), Remington Park Oklahoma Derby, Prairie Meadows Championship, Black Gold Derby, Hialeah Sophomore Invitational and Skip Zimmerman Memorial Stakes.

His sire, PYC Paint Your Wagon, is currently the No. 1 Leading Sire of Money Earners of 2012 with $2.95 million through October 9. From only three crops to race, PYC Paint Your Wagon has sired 176 winners (59 percent), 61 stakes horses(21 percent) and earners of $7.59 million.

Paintyourownwagon is out of the Grade 3 placed Mr Jess Perry mare Jessica Ravin, dam of 4 ROM from five starters including Rainbow Futurity (G1) third place finisher and All American Futurity (G1) finalist Jess Cuervo ($177,328), and Rainbow Futurity (G1) finalist Ravin Corona ($21,042).

The second dam is the stakes winner and track record setting Rare Form mare The Ravin Maniac ($127,877) and the third dam is a First Down Dash sister to champion Ive Been Blessed ($94,977), half-sister to former Broodmare of the Year and champion Florentine ($1,123,102), champion Calyx ($164,468), stakes winner and multiple stakes sire Royal Miracle Dip ($105,997), etc.

AVS Equine Hospital offers $200 discounts for early booking, multiple mares, stakes mares/producers, SI 90+ mares/producers and repeat customers. For additional information or breeding contracts call 850-386-3619.