DanShan on Breeding in Zed Run – Full Podcast

DanShan on Breeding in Zed Run - Full Podcast

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2:04 – DanShan’s background as a line originator
3:12 – Genetics in Zed
5:00 – Brief overview on breeding within Zen – DanShan Perspective
5:46 – Three ball theory
9:38 – Evidence of the three ball theory in Zed
11:10 – The best breeding horses in Zed
12:39 – Bred horses
15:06 – How to determine a good breeder in Zed
16:50 – Griffin score as a breeding indicator
20:22 – Success rate in breeding
21:10 – Examples of best bred horses
22:02 – Molds for breeders
24:54 – Breeding on a Budget
28:58 – Consistency vs. value of horses
30:39 – Increasing fitness level of breeding barn
32:32 – Law of large numbers
34:03 – Breeding and racing fatigue
37:37 – Creative solutions for fatigue
40:24 – The right way to do fatigue
42:17 – DanShan’s different tools for breeding and racing
46:02 – Rotating out horses and the ideal situations for breeding horses
49:05 – What people getting their first genesis horse should do in terms of breeding
50:53 – How often horses get rotated out of DanShan’s barn
51:41 – What sample size people should use to evaluate their stables’ value
53:15 – If Breeding good racing horses would pass down their abilities
55:47 – Correlation of being a good racer to breeding ability
57:21 – Evaluate a horse’s breeding ability
58:03 – Mares vs. Stallions debate
1:00:07 – Incentives to race
1:03:11 – How the game can be manipulated
1:06:03 – Horse sales and how to effectively sell horses