Season Four of the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame’s popular live webcam series Foal Patrol will debut online on Tuesday, December 29.
Foal Patrol is a one-of-a-kind collection of live cameras following the daily activities of in-foal mares. Millions of people throughout the world have viewed the popular webcam program since its initial launch in late 2017.
This year’s participants include:
Janae, a mare from Safari North at Pauls Mill Farm, Versailles, KY, has an expected due date of April 12, 2021. In foal to Malibu Moon, 5-year-old Janae won two of seven career races and was in the money two other occasions.
Miss Always Ready, a mare from Three Chimneys Farm in Versailles, KY, is expected to deliver her foal in late March/early April 2021.
In foal to Palace Malice, 8-year-old Miss Always Ready won once from five starts, earning her racing career’s lone victory in October 2014 at Belmont Park.
Miss Chapin, a mare from Mill Ridge Farm in Lexington, KY, has an expected due date of February 18, 2021.
In foal to Oscar Performance, 19-year-old Miss Chapin won her lone career start at Del Mar in 2004.
To the Moon Alice, a mare from Old Tavern Farm in Saratoga Springs, is expecting her fourth foal on April 20, 2021.
In foal to Uncle Mo, 7-year-old dark To the Moon Alice made only two starts in her brief racing career in 2016. She finished third in her career debut at Gulfstream Park and was sixth in her only other race, which took place at Belmont.
Tapit, this year’s featured stallion from Gainesway Farm in Lexington, KY, is one of the most influential and breed-shaping stallions of the past half-century. Tapit has sired 27 Grade One winners, 31 yearlings to bring $1 million or more at auction, and earnings of more than $162 million on the racetrack.
To date, Tapit has sired 23 percent black-type horses, 138 overall stakes winners (86 graded), eight Eclipse Award winners, and six Breeders’ Cup winners. His 2020 standouts include undefeated Breeders’ Cup Juvenile winner, Essential Quality. Tapit has been North America’s leading sire three times.
Tune to all the Season 4 action at www.foalpatrol.com