Kitty Bird

Account of BLANDFORD LODGE, Matamata.



Foaled 16th October 2002

Chestnut Filly


  H 325

Branded: nr sh; 89 over 2 off sh

SireDanehill*DanzigNorthern Dancer
Catbird (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
DamVainWilkes*Court Martial
Kiss in Vain (AUS) ElatedOrgoglio*
1991Brushing Kiss*Sir IvorSir Gaylord
  Toot's ImageFathers Image


CATBIRD (AUS) (Bay 1996-Stud 2000). 1999 Champion Australian 2YO. 5 wins at 2, A$1,755,670, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, ACT RC Black Opal S., Gr.3, AJC Courtyard Hotels & Resort H., ACT RC Black Opal Preview. Out of SW Fitting (AJC Gimcrack S., L, 3d AJC Flight S., Gr.1), half-sister to SW Maizcay (STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, sire) and SW Donna Cara. Sire of SP Mi Chiamo and of Collate, etc. His oldest progeny are now 2YOs. 


1st dam

KISS IN VAIN, by Vain. 2 wins at 1050m, 1200m, 2d SAJC Shuzohra H., Wednesday H., Handicap, Legacy Youth Maiden H., 3d SAJC Ambala H., Paper Mac H., Fair Patton P., Adelaide Motors H. Half-sister to OZZY MOON. This is her sixth foal. Her fifth foal is a 2YO. Dam of four foals to race, three winners, inc:-

Proprietor (c. by Belong to Me*). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 900m, 1100m to 2002-03, AJC Emirates H., North Sydney H., 3d AJC Shakespeare Hotel H., Sylvania H.

Todman Avenue (c. by Quest for Fame*). Winner at 1350m in 2003-04, BTC Parrella Tiles Maiden H., 2d QTC Regal Adventure Maiden H., BTC Nuturf Maiden H.

Halovain (g. by Don't Say Halo*). 6 wins up to 1400m in Aust.


2nd dam

BRUSHING KISS*, by Sir Ivor. Unraced. Half-sister to AFFIRMED'S IMAGE, TOOT'S JUDGE, TOOT'S STAR, Midway Ruth, Tex's Toots (dam of POLLYANNA PIXIE), Toot's Zing (dam of TEX'S ZING). Dam of 6 named foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

OZZY MOON (Polish Patriot*). 6 wins at 1200m, 1400m, R228,120, Greyville Poinsettia S., Gr.3, Kenilworth Arabian Lass H., Greyville Da-Man Fillies H., 2d Greyville Azalea F&M H., Gr.3.

Aversion. 6 wins from 1200m to 2150m, MVRC Moonee Valley Functions & Events H., VATC Salamander H., 2d VATC Deakin H., Sydeston H.


3rd dam

TOOT'S IMAGE , by Fathers Image. 4 wins-2 at 2, Fairmount Ann Rutledge S., L. Half-sister to FAULTLESS TUDOR , PEORIA COUNTY , PerfectMoon, Tu Dor Lill. Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, all winners, inc:-

TOOT'S STAR (Pia Star). 12 wins-1 at 2, Cahokia Casey S., L, Sportsmans Illinois Breeders' H., L, 2d Cahokia Dwight Denham S., L.

TOOT'S JUDGE (Delta Judge). 21 wins, US$307,696, Hawthorne Illinois Coronet H., L, Balmoral Railsplitter H., L, Fairmount Casey S., L.

AFFIRMED'S IMAGE (Affirmed). 11 wins, US$375,363, Sportsman's Park Breeders' Cup H., L, 3d Churchill Downs Derby Trial S., Gr.3.

Midway Ruth (Tom Rolfe). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, Leopardstown Brooks Thomas H., 3d Phoenix Park Patriotic H., L.

Tex's Toots. 6 wins in USA. Dam of-

POLLYANNA PIXIE (That's a Nice). 9 wins, US$366,895, Hawthorne Little Sucker S., L-twice, Illini Princess H., L.

Toot's Zing. Winner in USA. Dam of-

TEX'S ZING (Text). 17 wins-5 at 2-from 6f to 9f, US$557,598, Arlington Springfield S., L, WH Bishop H., L-twice.