Leading sire Snitzel will be the highest-priced stallion at Arrowfield Stud in the next breeding season with his fee rising from $110,000 to $176,000 including GST.
Snitzel, who stands alongside his sire Redoute’s Choice who will command $137,500 in 2017, is the leading sire by number of winners this season.
Redoute’s Choice recorded his first European stakes winner from his first northern hemisphere crop when Gold Luck, a half-sister to champion Goldikova, won a Group Three race at Chantilly on Sunday.
Champion Japanese sprinter-miler Maurice, who entered stud in his home country this year, will shuttle to Arrowfield where he will stand for $33,000.
Arrowfield 2017 fees:
Snitzel: $176,000, Redoute’s Choice $137,500, Not A Single Doubt $88,000, Maurice $33,000, Shalaa $33,000, Animal Kingdom $27,500, Dundeel $27,500, Smart Missile $22,000, Real Impact $19,250, Olympic Glory $16,500, Scissor Kick $16,500, Mikki Isle $13,750, Panzer Division $9,900.