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Unzip Me Is Retired

Acclamation Wins Whittingham for Third Time

Unusual Heat Newest Stakes Winner
Best Present Ever Dominates In Campanile Stakes

John Scott getting his second act

Wild Weekend for Racehorses From the Harris Farms

Swiss Yodeler Sires 2-Year-old Debut Winner at Hollywood

Swiss Yodeler Juvenile Brings $125,000 at Barretts

Rousing Sermon Gets Post 7 in Derby

Unusual Heatwave Takes $300,000 Snow Chief Stakes

Lucky Pulpit Son Takes $70,000 Grey Memo Stakes

Harris Farms Connected Equine Athletes Compete in California Gold Rush XIII!

Heatseeker Pair Sell Well in Florida

Lucky Pulpit's Rousing Sermon is going, says Hollendorfer


John Scott Back at Work

Thorn Song Has First Foal

Swiss Yodeler’s Vicki Victoria Up in Time for $60,000 Allowance Score

John C. Harris-Candidate for TOC Board

Lady Railrider Retired

Starspangled Heat Goes Over The Hundred-Grand Mark

Acclamation Cal-bred Horse of the Year

Harris Stallions' Earn 2011 Cal-bred Champions Awards

Unzip Me Wins Wishing Well

Compari Earns Another Victory in the Sensational Star

Harris Farms Connected Entrants in Sunshine Millions

Sci Fi Kin Tops Barretts January Sale

Acclamation Takes Eclipse!

Harris Farms Consignment to the January Mixed Sale
at Barretts January 23rd 11:00 am





Rousing Sermon Out to Become Lucky Pulpit's Richest Foal This Year

$125,000 John Deere California Cup Distaff Goes to Unzip Me

$100,000 Bob Benoit Cal Cup Juvenile ROUSING SERMON

Harris Farms' Connected Cal Cup Entrants Headlined by Unzip Me

Grade I Winner Heatseeker to Stand at Harris

Acclamation Looks Ready for Breeders' Cup After Scoring in Clement Hirsch

Luckarack Takes Kostoff

Pirate’s Bounty a Mensa Dead-Heat

Harris Consignment to the October Yearling Sale 2011

Unusual Heat at Del Mar 2011

Acclamation Proves Just as Good on Polytrack as Turf in Pacific Classic

Unusual Heat's Son Burns Scorches La Jolla Foes

Unzip Me Takes Daisycutter

Soviet Problem 1990-2011

Swiss Yodeler’s Downhill Diva Easily Best in $82,950 Feature

2010 TOBA State Breeder of the Year for California
Harris Farms: Proud Of Its Success

Harris Farms:
The Pinnacle Of Success

Harris Farms Consignment to the CTBA Northern California Yearling Sale

Acclamation Keeps Rolling in Eddie Read

Del Mar 2011

Relay For Life Coalinga, Ca

Acclamation Successfully Defends Whittingham Title

Resolute Stretch Run Earns Big Debut Victory for Lucky Pulpit’s Second-Crop 2-year-old Rousing Sermon

Unusual Heat gets fight for top spot among California sires

Logical Single in the Fran’s Valentine Stakes

Unusual Heat's Acclamation Repeats in Murray

Swiss Yodeler 2-year-olds Headline at Hollywood:
Three Wins and Three Seconds in Maiden Specials!

Weekend 2YO Maiden Special Wins for Swiss Yodeler!

Harris Farms and Wellman's Homebred Nahem Takes Snow Chief!

Harris Farms Connected Equine Athletes Compete in California Gold Rush XII!

Grade II Winner Compari Returns in San Simeon

Harris Farms' et al Unzip Me Carrying Heavy Load in Las Cienegas

First Mare Pronounced in Foal to Thorn Song

Unusual Heat and Cee's Tizzy: California's Five Million Dollar Men
By Barbara Livingston DRF.com

Game Unzip Me Wins Clocker’s Corner


Harris Connected Horses Garner 2010 Cal-bred Championships

Unusual Heat On Top in California Once Again

Harris Farms Consignment to Barretts 2011 January Mixed Sale

Unzip Me Gets Monrovia Money

Monrovia a Sunshine Millions Prep for Unzip Me

Harris Benefits From Sire Moves

Cost of Freedom breaks five-furlong track record

Cee's Tizzy, Sire of Tiznow, Pensioned

Algeo Named 2010 Gordon K. Van Vleck Memorial Award Winner

Harris Bred Cost of Freedom Wins G3 Underwood

Harris Farms Bred Spot the Diplomat finds second career soothing autistic children

Unusual Suspect Picks Up Hollywood Turf Cup!

November 7, 2010 Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint, Unzip Me third!

November 5, 2010 Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint

Harris Connected Trio in Breeders’ Cup

$75,000 Robert H. Walter Cal Cup Juvenile Fillies SWISS WILD CAT

Harris Connections Cash In at Cal Cup XXI

Harris Farms Stallions on TrueNicks

Harris Connections For Cal Cup XXI

Harris Connected Trio are Pre-entered in Breeders’ Cup

Unzip Me Targets Turf Sprint

El Rancho a Juvenile by Singletary Wins ATBA Sales Stakes

Unzip Me Cruises to G3 Win

Classic Production From Harris Farms Programs

Singletary's Daughter Takes Canadian Juvenile Stakes

River Echo (Swiss Yodeler) Takes Zia Park $100K Premier H.

Tiz Argent (Tizbud) Has a Rousing Victory in the Closing Day Nightcap!

Hi Ho Yodeler a Generous Stakes Winner

Enriched a Mile Richer

Harris Farms Consignment to the California Cup Yearling Sale 2010 October 12th and 13th, 2010 at Barretts

2010 Norcal Yearling Sales Crew and Rufus

Luckarack (Lucky Pulpit) remains undefeated in taking Cavonnier Stakes

Desperate Measures a Harris Farms homebred 2008 filly by Lucky Pulpit out of Don't Despair shown here winning at Del Mar July 29th!

Unzip Me Flies to Royal North Win

The Usual Q. T. (Unusual Heat) take G1 Eddie Read!

Initial Impression a Harris Farms homebred is a 2006 Filly Redattore out of Jah.

Lodi Red a Harris Farms homebred is a 2007 Gelding by Redattore out of Jah.

High Brite Euthanized

Luckarack Becomes First SW for Lucky Pulpit in the $50,000 Everett Nevin Alameda County Futurity!

Harris Farms Consignment to the CTBA Northern California Yearling Sale

Compari in Gold Cup

Tizsosexy Takes Older Foes wire-to-wire in $100,000!

Compari Looks to Rebound

Unusual Heat to Stand at Harris Farms

Triple for Harris Farms

Unzip Me Takes on Males in Kerlan Hcp

Lucky Pulpit Gets First Winner

Moscow Ballet Daughters Produce Classic Winner and G3 SW

Tizsosexy Wins SunRay

Red Sun Goes in Whittingham H.

Harris Farms Training Barn, Per Antonsen (farm trainer) and staff.


Compari Takes on G1 Company in Shoemaker Mile!

Dr. Larry Galuppo and the U.C. Davis field surgical team

Unzip Me Wins Fifth In Row, Captures Great Lady M.

Unzip Me Tries Hollywood Park Lawn  

One-Two Punch, Usually Super and Road to Reason

High Five Gal in Miss Preakness

On May 10th, Singletary will celebrate his 10th birthday.


Red Sun Looks For His Fifth Straight Win in the $150,000 Grade II San Francisco Mile!

Compari Seeks Seven-in-a-row in G3 Inglewood H.

Unzip Me, takes GIII Las Cienegas H., her fourth win in a row!

Pedigree Profile on Compari

Compari stays perfect with wire-to-wire win in $150,000 Grade II Arcadia Handicap!

Compari takes his five-race win streak to the $150,000 Grade II Arcadia Handicap

Unzip Me Takes Irish O'Brien 

Desert Code to Harris Farms


DESERT CODE, Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint winner to stand at Harris Farms!

Compari Compari Compari Compari Compari!

Harris Farms Connected Horses Lead Entries in Crystal Water

Vaundell Gets his Second Victory!

Tiz Afire Earns Fifth Victory!

Bob Black Jack Aces Comeback

Red Sun's Third in a Row!

Exclusive Game broke her maiden on January 28th in a maiden allowance race

Yearling from the Harris Farms January Mixed Sale consignment...brings 40K!

Unzip Me Pulls Away for Her Second in a Row!

Compari goes in Sunshine Millions Classic!

Harris Farms Consignment to the January Barretts Mixed Sale

Compari Takes the Sensational Star, his Fourth Win in a Row!

Harris Farms Sires' Sweep Sensational Star!

Harris Farms' Red Sun Goes two-for-three!

Compari Scores in His Comeback

Ladyttore Wins in Brazil

DISLITLELITEOMINE (f, 2, Singletary--Lighted Glitter, by Crystal Glitters) won a maiden allowance race on November 20th!

Kapo Di Tutti Wins in Brazil


Cost of Freedom in Breeders’ Cup Sprint

Red Tomatoes (Downtown Seattle-Tomato Paste, by Torsion) winning an allowance race at Oak Tree

Cost of Freedom Pre-entered in Breeders’ Cup Sprint

Yodelen Dan Takes Cal Cup Starter

John Scott Shoots for Norfolk

Harris Connected Horses at Cal Cup XX

John Scott Takes I'm Smokin Stakes

Harris Farms Consignment to the California Cup Yearling Sale October 5th at Barretts

Hip 52, purchased for $26,000, was a filly by Redattore, out of the Cee’s Tizzy mare Nora Ellen, consigned by breeder Harris Farms and bought by Carole Chaiken, Chaiken Family Trust.

August 2nd. John Scott (Bertrando out of Henlopen by Deputy Minister) 2007 colt

Harris Farms Consignment to the CTBA Northern California Yearling Sale
2009 Northern California Yearling Sale
Alameda County Fairgrounds, Pleasanton, California
Tuesday, August 11, 2009 12:00 Noon

Dr. Tom Yarborough visited the Harris Farms Horse Division training barn

Harris Farms' Compari Scores the Snow Chief at Gold Rush 2009

Harris Farms Connected Horses at Gold Rush April 25, 2009

Majestic Run (El Corredor out of Cinema Paradisa) breaks his maiden.


Vaundell (In Excess out of Mesquite by Huddle Up) broke his maiden on February 26th

Vaundell cheerleaders in paddock at Santa Anita

Bob Black Jack - 2008 Cal-bred Horse of the Year

Singletary to Stand at Harris Farms in 2009

Harris Farms 2009 Mare Crew

Harris Farms Connected 2008 Cal-bred Champions (more)

This nice filly by Artie Schiller out of California Broodmare of the Year, Nashoba, recently arrived (more)

Harris Farms Connections at Breeders' Cup XXV

Distant Victory, owned and bred by Harris Farms and Scott Gross returned to Harris Farms for a short vacation

Harris Connected Horses Score at Cal Cup XIX

Harris Connected Horses at Cal Cup

COST OF FREEDOM (Cee's Tizzy) a Harris Farms Cal-bred takes the G1 Ancient Title!

Harris Consignment to the California Selected Fall Yearling Sale

Harris Farms
Our Programs Produce Classic Performance

Ten Churros by High Brite takes the $108,200 Generous Portion S!  

Distant Victory runs hard, but also feels fine about resting.

Distant Victory earns shot at stakes

Carla Gaines and Distant Victory

Don Valpredo, Ray York, and John Harris at a fundraiser for John McCain in Bakersfield on July 28, 2008.

Swiss Yodeler to Harris Farms

Buy a HORSE You Like with VALUE!
Harris Farms Northern California Yearlings

Harris Farms Inc., Agent
6 Very Vintage by Redattore (BRZ) out of Bien Brooke
51 Dark Bay or Brown Filly by High Brite out of Dream Mary
94 Bay Filly by Tizbud out of Liability Issue
100 Dark Bay or Brown Filly by Crafty C. T. out of Loveontheroad
101 Bay Filly by Muqtarib out of Lovetrip
112 Dark Bay or Brown Filly by Tizbud out of Miner's Gal
125 Bay Gelding by Redattore (BRZ) out of No. One Gem
137 Downtown Doll by Downtown Seattle out of Press Star
146 Chestnut Filly by High Brite out of Run Classy Lady
147 Bay Gelding by Avanzado (ARG) out of San Joaquin Gal
165 Chestnut Colt by High Brite out of Street Corner Jive
175 Dark Bay or Brown Filly by Cee's Tizzy out of The Shulamite
177 Chestnut Gelding by Moscow Ballet out of Thisisyourluckyday
196 Chestnut Filly by Avanzado (ARG) out of Afro Look (ARG)

High Standards Will Try Triple Bend

'Love My Lisa" (aka Oliver).

High Standards is King

A recent visitor to the Harris River Ranch was the President of Honduras, Manuel Zelaya.

Red Tomatoes and Distant Victory finish 1-2!


Derby Bound BOB BLACK JACK (by Stormy Jack)!

Harris Connected Horses at Gold Rush 2008!

Harris Connected Horses for Gold Rush 2008!

Moscow Ballet Dies at 26

April 4th-6th, three Santa Anita Stakes Winners for Cee's Tizzy!

Harris Farms' California homebred Lucky J. H. captures the Sensational Star downhill turf stake at Santa Anita on April 4.(more)

South Coast shown here winning his second race on February 29th at Santa Anita.(more)

Tiz Elemental (Cee’s Tizzy), gamely won Sunday’s $100,000 Honest Lady Stakes!(more)

Where Racehorses Begin
Join us for a relaxing bus ride to the private Thoroughbred Breeding
Facility of Harris Ranch for a rare and unique opportunity.

Grande Crack, by Redattore - Xua de Crack [Ojotabe], breaking his maiden at Gavea Racetrack.

Stormy Jack three-year-old Bob Black Jack sets a world record for six furlongs with a three-length win in Saturday’s $250,000 Sunshine Millions Dash for 3-year-olds over the lightning-fast synthetic surface at Santa Anita.

Harris Connected horses at the Sunshine Millions January 26th at Santa Anita and Gulfstream Park

High Standards (High Brite-Tomato Paste, by Torsion) shown winning a $65,000 allowance race at Hollywood Park on December 21, 2007

Saturday, January 12, 2008


Bob Black Jack is Stormy Jack’s First Stakes Winner

Former Cal Cup Distaff winner, Blind Ambition, shown with John Harris and Dr. Jeanne Bowers.

Here are the 3 mares I bought at Keeneland.

Cutlass Reality Dead

Cal Cup 2007 Harris Farms Connected horses

Stormy Jack Moves to Harris Farms

Cal Cup XVIII at Oak Tree November 3, 2007

Bar JF Hot Ticket, shown winning, and also with John Harris and Dr. Jeanne Bowers, arrived at Harris Farms on October 15th

Made the Finals (Event of the Year out of Top of Our Game) a Harris Farms homebred winning a 9 furlong September 26th turf event.

Awesome Again out of Alphabet Kisses 2007 colt in Kentucky(more)

Avanza Paloma, by Avanzado out of Avian becomes her sire's second first crop winner.(more)

Dancing Edie a five-year-old daughter of Moscow Ballet out of Duchess of Ack won the Grade 3 Ken Maddy H. on September 26. (more)

Now Victory Takes the Grade III Bay Meadows Hcp.

Miss Tizzy, a daughter of Cee’s Tizzy, won the $76,500 Dream Supreme S. at Belmont Park!

Harris Farms consignment to California's October Yearling Sale held at Barretts on October 2nd at 11:00 a.m.(more)

Harris Farms homebred 2007 filly by Unusual Heat out of Super High (stakes winner of $669,668) taken at Indian Creek Farm in Paris, Ky.(more)

We had a big weekend!(more)

NOW VICTORY takes his second Joseph T. Grace Handicap.(more)

2007Del Mar Fantasy Stable Challenge
You pick the highest earning Harris Farms horses during the 2007 Del Mar season, July 18th - Sept. 5th (more)

Rocky Road (3, gelding, by High Brite-Image of Glory, by Skywalker) winning at Hollywood Park on July 13, 2007 in a mile maiden allowance at 1 mile on the turf.(more)

Winners circle photo of Tiz Afire following his victory in a $91,000 allowance race(more)

Harris Farms raised Nashoba's Key shown winning Grade One Vanity.(more)

Expect Valkyr (Valid Expectations out of Harlingen). This juvenile filly is owned and bred by Harris Farms, she is shown here impressively breaking her maiden at Hollywood Park(more)

Harris Farms broodmares in Kentucky

The Harris Farms raised and sold Earnednevergiven (Cee's Tizzy out of Code it Nikki) earned his diploma in his second lifetime start(more)

Soft Gold's Running Free Wins Quicken Tree

Harris Farms stallions and Harris Farms connected horses victorious at Gold Rush VIII at Hollywood Park on Sunday April 29, 2007

Harris Farms and Harris Farms based stallions are heavily represented in the Gold Rush VIII at Hollywood Park on Sunday April 29, 2007

The following foals photographs taken by Ron Mesaros on April 12, 2007

If Bay Goes Away
Date Posted: April 17, 2007
Last Updated: April 17, 2007
By John C. Harris

"Can we all get along?"(more)

Harris Farms, Per Antonsen and Michael P. Orlando's "Valley Storm" (Moscow Ballet-Anyportinastorm, by Desert Wine) winning on April 6th at Santa Anita. She may run next on Gold Rush Day at Hollywood Park in the 7 furlong Warren’s Stakes. She is trained by Carla Gaines.(more)

Harris Farms homebred Like New Money (Tinners Way out of Nu Liz) is shown here winning a $55,000 allowance event on March 30th at Santa Anita, he is trained by Carla Gaines.(more)

Dr. Jeanne Bowers-Lepore honored by 2007 Women in Racing Award

HFI Partnership Crop of 2005 Named

Harris Farms is proud to announce the arrival on March 31, 2007 of the first foal of Alphabet Kisses(more)

MAKING THE TURN - Holly Cassidy rides (Briteman (High Brite out of Miss Eris 2000 gelding) during her Dressage ride Friday afternoon at Galway Downs in Temecula.  ANDREW FOULK/Special to The Valley Press (more)

River Glow (In Excess out of Lucky C. H., by A.P. Indy), a Harris Farms homebred, broke her maiden first out February 8th at Santa Anita!(more)

C. T. Zee, Cee’s Tizzy promising three-year-old wins second start. This to Harris Farms stakes winner, Now Victory, appears to have a bright future. He is now owned by Harris Farms, Paul Girdner and Reggie Jones and trained by Nick Hines.(more)

Vaderator by Cee’s Tizzy, out of the Skywalker mare Vaderette takes $58,800 Fairfax Handicap(more)

Harris Stallions well represented at the 2007 Sunshine Millions

Street Lights is by High Brite out of the Falstaff mare Evening Walk and was bred by owner Harris Farms.(more)

Lucky Pulpit to California

In b-man's first 2 shows he has been 2nd and 3rd

Moscow Burning Brings $1 Million

Dancing Edie Ready for Filly & Mare Turf

Cal Cup Handicap Selctions

Vaderator (Cee's Tizzy out of Vaderette) wins a Golden Gate Fields allowance race in 1:08 and 3 on October 14th!(more)

Super Image (High Brite out of To B. Super) makes it three in a row with an easy four length victory at Oak Tree(more)

Now Victory (Sharp Victor out of Zoelu by Dynaformer) took the September 30th $75,000 Presidio Stakes (more)

Big day at Del Mar on September 4th for Harris Farms with Spot the Diplomat winning the I'm Smoking stakes with Street Lights second. Shown here is John Harris with jockeys Clinton Potts and Victor Espinoza.(9.4.06)

Harris Farm homebreds Spot the Diplomat and Street Lights--both trained by Carla Gaines--run 1-2 in the I'm Smokin. Spot the Diplomat, winner of the Graduation S. at Del Mar July 27, is by Worldly Manner out of the Moscow Ballet mare Scare Tactics, is now three for four with earnings of $176,280.(9.4.06)

Now Victory (Sharp Victor out of Zoelu by Dynaformer) took the $101,200 Joseph T. Grace Handicap at 1 1/16 miles on the Santa Rosa turf course. He has four wins in 15 starts and earnings of $149,236 and was bred by Harris Farms, owned by Harris Farms and Per Antonsen.(8.05.06)

El Don (Cee's Tizzy out of Timed Perfectly by Pretense) captured the August 4th running of the $137,950 California Dreamin’ Handicap(more)(8.05.06)

Spot the Diplomat and River Echo gave Harris Farms a one, two finish in the July 26th Graduation Stakes at Del Mar. Spot the Diplomat (Worldly Manner) is out of the Moscow Ballet mare Scare Tactics and was bred by his owner Harris Farms. He ran the 5 furlongs in 1:04.20 and won by 1 lengths as the 8-5 favorite. He’s won two of three starts and has earnings of $112,440.

Joe Marchese has been a long time horse-racing fan.(more)

LUCKY J.H. takes the June 10th Ack Ack G3! This 4 y.o. son of Cee’s Tizzy out of Lucky C.H. and now has $330,345 in earnings!(more)

Lucky J. H. shown winning the $150,000 Tiznow Stakes (more)

Super High delivered her first foal on April 9th, a nice bay filly by Victory Gallop.(more)

River Island (Cee's Tizzy out of Queen River) broke his maiden on March 5th at Santa Anita. Bred by Harris Farms, owned by Antonsen and Harris Farms trained by Marty Jones.(more)

Alphabet Kisses (Alphabet Soup out of Kiss For Six) shown here on March 3rd upon her arrival at Indian Creek Farm in Kentucky, with Todd Fisher.(more)

Arousing (Cee’s Tizzy-Soviet Problem, by Moscow Ballet) broke her maiden on February 23rd by 11 lengths.(more)

MOSCOW BURNING (Moscow Ballet) takes Sunshine Millions $500,000 F-M Turf!(more)(1.29.06)

For Immediate Release
Coalinga CA
January 21, 2006
Harris Farms, the California farm that stands Redattore (BRZ), a multiple Grade One stakes winner of $1.7 million welcomed his first Northern Hemisphere foal on January 18th, a filly out of Jah, a stakes winner daughter of Relaunch out of the graded stakes winning Sweet Roberta, by Roberto.(more)

Max...is shown here in his new career, as a racehorse he was known as HIGH STAKES PLAYER (by HIGH BRITE). He now resides at MAYBERRY FARM in Ocala, FL.(more)


COALINGA, Calif. (November 30, 2005)-TIZBUD (Cee’s Tizzy-Cee’s Song, by Seattle Song), a stakes winning full brother to Leading Freshman Sire Tiznow, is on his way to Harris Farms where he will stand as the property of Pam Ziebarth.(more)

Brad Penny, Alyssa Milano and John C. Harris

Alyssa Milano said she agreed to partner with consignor Harris Farms on Peace By Peace, a Yonaguska filly who was bought back for $55,000.(more)


Alphabet Kisses coasted to an impressive three-length win in Saturday’s $150,000 Grade II A Gleam Handicap(more)

Here are some pictures of On Time Airline (by Flying Continental). His new career is that of a show hunter. (more)

This is our 3 year old by In Excess-Sea Tempest, by Storm Cat winning his first lifetime start at Hollywood Park.(more)

Now Victory (Sharp Victor out of Zoelu) breaks his maiden on June 10th at Hollywood Park. Bred by Harris Farms owned by Harris Farms & Antonsen and trained by Craig Lewis.(more)

Truly Real, this 15 year old gelding was out placed from our farm several years ago and has gone on to be successfully involved in police work in the State Capitol. (more)

Thought you might like this shot, this is my daughter on Radar Contact (Flying Continental out of Talk Faster)(more)

ALPHABET KISSES (Alphabet Soup out of Kiss for Six by Saratoga Six) a Grade I winner, captured the $150,000 B. Thoughtful Stakes(more)

Life after racing....Briteman (High Brite out of Miss Eris 2000 gelding) was owned by Cory and Mike Wellman now here is Briteman in Paso Robles for his first away trip on a cross country school.(more)


COALINGA, Calif. (February 10, 2005) John Harris announced today that Super High (High Brite-Image of Super, by Zanthe), his multiple stakes winning filly of $669, 668 has been retired.(more)

Lucky J.H. and Rush Country working at Santa Anita

Lucky J.H. is working 6 Furlongs in company on the outside. 1:14.00 H

Rush Country is working 7 Furlongs in company on the inside. 1:27.00 H (more)

Joey Franco embarks on second career

By FRANK MITCHELL from www.drf.com
The story of Joey Franco is one of perseverance through difficulties and success at the highest level.(more)

The training track at Harris Farms recently underwent a major renovation performed by members of the track maintenance crews from Santa Anita and Golden Gate.(more)

Redatorre to Stand at Harris Farms

COALINGA, Calif. (Nov. 29, 2004) -- John Harris announced Monday that Redattore (Roi Normand-Political Intrigue, by Deputy Minister) would stand at Harris Farms for the 2005 breeding season.(more)

November 16, 2004
Recent Harris Farms purchases of broodmares from the Keeneland November Mixed Sale with images from Keeneland and Overbrook Farm

October 2004

Recent Harris Farms purchases of the stakes producing broodmare Interaction (dam of He's the Rage) and her dam Interactive (dam of Bella Bella Bella) more

September 2004

JOEY FRANCO, 2003 California Horse of the Year, California Champion Sprinter and Champion Older Male has been retired and will enter stud for 2005 at Harris Farms(more)

June 2004

To better care for our horses, Harris Farms is expanding its River Ranch pasture program by this addition of this 50 plus acres across Trimmer Springs Road from its current horse facility. The coastal Bermuda pasture, which will be overseeded with Rye grass in the winter, should be ready for horses by late fall. (more)

May 2004

El Don (Cee's Tizzy out of Timed Perfectly) a winner at two, last fall with the highest Beyer figure of any Cal-bred colts. (more)

March 2004

Life after racing....Mr. Lightfoot was owned by Kevin and Rita Koentopp from Las Vegas and was trained by Carla Gaines. Lightfoot with Emily aboard at a recent horse show.

Grade One Sprinter Avanzado to Harris Farms

Michael Cooper announced today that Avanzado (ARG) has been retired to stallion duties at Harris Farms, Coalinga, California.

Eric Smith (manager of the River Ranch) at his farewell luncheon

CAL CUP November 8, 2003
Blind Ambition owned and bred by Harris Farms (Political Ambition - Reclass , by Relaunch) takes the $150,000 Cal Cup Distaff by 2 1/2!

Tizbud (Cee's Tizzy) takes the $250,000 Cal Cup Classic by three!(11.08.03)

Green Team (Huddle Up out of Scare Tactics , by Moscow Ballet) bred by Harris Farms takes the $150,000 Cal Cup Sprint by 2!(11.08.03)

Moscow Burning (Moscow Ballet - Burning Desire, by Mr. Leader) bred by Harris Farms captures her second in a row in winning the $100,000 Cal Cup Distance by 2 1/2 and Ardum Relaunch by Cee's Tizzy finishes second!(11.08.03)

He's the Rage (Soft Gold out of Interaction) takes the $125,000 Cal Cup Juvenile by 4!(11.08.03)

Continental Red (by Flying Continental) runs second in the $175,000 Cal Cup Mile!(11.08.03)

September 10, 2003 Hot Market at Harris Farms prior to shipping to Santa Anita for another run at the Cal Cup.

Blind Ambition (Political Ambition out of Reclass by Affirmed) owned by Harris Farms and Bowers-Lepore arrived at Harris Farms for a short break before contesting a fall campaign.

John Harris thoughts on Super High-- 2003 Valkyr Trophy winner.

July 3, 2003 Blind Ambition (Political Ambition out of Reclass by Affirmed) owned by Harris Farms and Bowers-Lepore captures an allowance race at Hollywood Park. In seven lifetime starts she has 3 wins and 4 seconds with earnings of $173,580.

Our 2003 Del Mar Yearling Sale Consignment

June 2003 Here is a nice action shot of the sales topper (Tinners Way out of Rasing Slew)breezing 3/8's in 33 and change on Monday, June 2, 2003 at Pleasanton

May 2003 Super High (High Brite-Image of Super, by Zanthe) departed Harris Farms on Friday, May 23, 2003 for Carla Gaines' barn at Santa Anita

April 2003 Super High with Per Antonsen.

April 2003 Santa Anita's meeting concluded on April 20th and we had a very good season, winning 12 races from 48 starts, and earning over $7500 a start.

December 2002 January 21st and 22nd Barretts Winter Mixed Sale

October 2002 Report of Dates Committee John C. Harris, Chairman

July 2002 Image of Super Broodmare of the Year

April 2002 Harris Farms at Gold Rush III

January 2002 Golden Gate Report Super Tuesday wins Work The Crowd 

December 2001 Daily Racing Form Interview of John Harris

May 2001 They're creating a real Tizzy down in Coalinga
From the Sacramento Bee

January 2001A Star That Racing Badly Needs
Courtesy of the Daily Racing Form

December 2000 Harris' Racing Roots Run Deep 
by BILL CHRISTINE , Times Staff Writer

Harris Farms upgrades to the Stratton Horse Exerciser!

John Harris-WINNING CONNECTION article

Brown Bess (Petrone-Chickadee, by Windy Sands), Suzanne Pashayan's Eclipse champion grass mare of 1989 recently foaled at Harris Farms in Coalinga, CA. (see press release for details)

Truckers, conservationists, and alternative fuel advocates
applaud largest swap - ever - of diesel for natural gas trucks

Harris Farms of Coalinga, California has now won 5 consecutive races from its last 5 starters. see press release for details

Tinners Way to Harris Farms!

see press release for details

November 1999 Keeneland broodmare purchases by John Harris

Just Do It! Editorial by John C. Harris for the Thoroughbred of California, July 1999.

"World Wide Impact of Ask the Vet"

Foal Watch 99...

Truckee to stand at Harris Farms in '99
see press release for details

Keeneland 1998 November broodmares for Harris Farms.

Exclusive Preview-August issue of the California Thoroughbred magazine-"John Harris on key issues impacting California racing."

Harris Farms 1998 Del Mar Fantasy Stable Contest

see press release for details

Harris River Ranch raised yearlings at the 1998 Del Mar Select Yearling Sale.

Champion Soviet Problem foals 1998 filly by champion Arazi.

see press release for details

Cee's Tizzy sires grade 2 stakes winner for his second graded winner in two weeks.

see press release for details

Cee's Tizzy sires grade 3 stakes winner GOURMET GIRL...

see press release for details

Do you recognize me?
Latest feature on the Harris Farms site.

see press release for details

Harris Ranch Fully Cooked Beef Pot Roast the "Best New Beef Product of 1998"

see press release for details

Harris Ranch Online Country Store opens for business February 5, 1998...

Harris Ranch Online Country Store, the Internet source for farm direct fresh beef, fully cooked beef products, sauces, spices and horseradish.

Featuring two Harris Ranch Corn Beef St. Patrick's Day Seasonal Specialties, the perfect dinner for March 17.

Decoding Your Vet Bill and An Owner's View
by Howard Zucker (trainer) and by John C. Harris

Harris Farms announces new feature on its website..."Ask the Vet"

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Harris Farms announces HIGH BRITE to stand at Harris Farms in 1998!

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Harris Farms announces the relocation and acquisition of HUDDLE UP for the 1998 breeding season.

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Harris Ranch Beef Company Marketing Department is now easily accessible through the Internet !

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Harris Farms Inc., Agent 1997 Del Mar Yearling Consignment now on line!

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Harris Farms 1997 Del Mar Fantasy Stable...

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Political Ambition, succumbs following unsuccessful colic surgery July 16, 1997...

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John Harris response to Don Engel's question : Please comment on the 52% drop in California mares covered between the comparable years of 1986 and 1996.

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Work The Crowd finally foals

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Harris Farms Establishes Internet Presence

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Transcripts of John C. Harris Chat at Bay Meadows. March 14, 1997

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John C. Harris, Elected President of The California Thoroughbred Breeders Association.

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