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Fitzhenrys Hit Breeding Paydirt

Sean and Dorothy Fitzhenry are still pinching themselves after what can only be described as a dream season, easily the best in their short time being involved in breeding and racing. The Toronto couple have bred some very nice horses for other owners since their first broodmare purchases at the outset of the millennium. In 2017, it was their turn. The Fitzhenrys’ yellow silks with a black horseshoe were carried to victory in five stakes races, their first stakes wins as sole owners, and they raced in the Queen’s Plate, Breeders’ Cup and at famed Saratoga. “We had a blast,” said the personable Sean Fitzhenry. “It was a dream, no question.” Sean and Dorothy seem to have found that cozy place between running their breeding and racing operation as a business (they don’t have a farm so have avoided that overhead) and keeping it enjoyable. A fun couple with Sean…

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