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  • Beholder 19 | Spendthrift Farm / Autry Graham photo Happy Birthday Beholder! May 9, 2019 - Dear fans, Beholder is turning 9 today and we're celebrating! We hope you enjoyed Derby weekend and stayed dry - Beholder, Beholder 19, and Q B One are all doing very well! They are enjoying long days outside as the temperature rises and the lush grass from our April showers continues to grow. Q B ...Read More
  • She’s here! January 25, 2019 - Dear Fans, You may have heard - she’s here! Beholder’s 2019 filly by Curlin has arrived and she’s both happy and healthy. Mare and foal are doing great, we will continue to keep you updated on them (and Q B One!) each month. Fun fact: Coup De Coeur, Beholder's paddock buddy, is the only other ...Read More
  • Q B One Update November 21, 2018 - Hello fans!   Happy (early) Thanksgiving, we hope you spend the weekend with your family and friends!   With Breeders’ Cup in the rearview, we are ready to hunker down on the farm and prepare for winter – we’ve already had our first snow! We have officially finished our Beholder tours for the year in ...Read More
  • Off to the races! October 19, 2018 - Dear Fans,   Fall is finally here! This time of year is very exciting for us. From cooler temperatures to Keeneland running in October to Breeders’ Cup in November (this year it will be at Churchill Downs), we’ve been very busy. Last week we had the wonderful opportunity to sponsor a little girl through the ...Read More
  • It’s a… August 31, 2018 - GIRL!   Dear Fans,   We are thrilled to announce Beholder is having a Curlin filly coming Spring of 2019. In honor of this exciting moment, all pink Beholder hats in the Spendthrift Shop are %15 off through Monday with the code QUEENB   www.shopspendthrift.com   P.S. new and exciting Beholder apparel will be arriving ...Read More
  • Special Visitor August 17, 2018 - Dear fans,   Beholder had a very special visitor this month! Fred Mitchell of Clarkland Farm stopped by to see her – you may recognize his name as the breeder of Queen B. He owns Leslie’s Lady, Beholder’s mother (he also bred and raised Mendelssohn). Fred came armed with peppermints (he knows the way to ...Read More
  • And the winner is… July 18, 2018 - Dear Fans, We have a winner! In fact, we loved the entries so much, we have TWO lucky winners! BOTH of you will receive Richard Mandella signed Beholder hats. All winners have been contacted via email. Thank you to everyone who shared their favorite Beholder memory, we enjoyed reminiscing with you.   Winner 1: Sherrie ...Read More
  • Housekeeping July 13, 2018 - Dear Fans,   How is it already July? Beholder and Q B One are weaned and enjoying their days in the warm summer sun.   This month we have been doing some housekeeping here at the farm and found something we thought you would like.   We found a Beholder hat created right after her ...Read More
  • Graduation June 1, 2018 - Dear fans,   My how time has flown!   Q B One has already grown an independent spirit and is ready to create a herd of his own with other foals his age, meaning he will be weaned soon. This is a foal’s version of “graduation”. With this change, Q B One will go from ...Read More
  • Happy Oaks Day! May 4, 2018 - Dear Fans, Happy Oaks Day & Derby Eve! What a world wind the last month has been preparing for this weekend. We are excited to have future Spendthrift Stallions, Bolt d’Oro and Free Drop Billy, running on Saturday in the Kentucky Derby alongside Spendthrift-Sired Mangum Moon (Malibu Moon) and Audible (Into Mischief). Not to mention ...Read More

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  • She’s here! January 25, 2019 - Dear Fans, You may have heard - she’s here! Beholder’s 2019 filly by Curlin has arrived and she’s both happy and healthy. Mare and foal are doing great, we will continue to keep you updated on them (and Q B One!) each month. Fun fact: Coup De Coeur, Beholder's paddock buddy, is the only other ...Read More
  • Q B One Update November 21, 2018 - Hello fans!   Happy (early) Thanksgiving, we hope you spend the weekend with your family and friends!   With Breeders’ Cup in the rearview, we are ready to hunker down on the farm and prepare for winter – we’ve already had our first snow! We have officially finished our Beholder tours for the year in ...Read More