Il Sogno Dream Earns Over $1 Million In Lifetime Earnings

The fourth-place cheque earned by Il Sogno Dream was enough to push the six-year-old stallion over $1 million in career earnings. The Victor Puddy trainee came into Saturday’s Preferred just $1,328 shy of the milestone. A son of Cantab Hall, Il Sogno Dream reached the $1 million mark with 20 career victories for owners Bill Read More …

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Up The Credit To Mac Lilley Farms

Trot Insider has learned that 2011 Pepsi North America Cup winner Up The Credit p,5,1:48.3s ($1,331,623) has moved from Casimir Farm to Mac Lilley Farms in Dutton, Ont. Up The Credit will continue to stand for $3,000. Also, shares are available for $6,000 and includes two breedings per year. The nine-year-old son of Western Terror—Cantbuymehappiness, Read More …

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Il Sogno Dream And Alex Lilley Complete First Of 250 Commemorative Miles In Celebration Of 250th Anniversary Of Horse Racing In Canada

  On Sunday, May 14, Il Sogno Dream and Alex Lilley had the honour of taking the first of 250 commemorative miles in celebration of the 250th Anniversary of Horse Racing in Canada. The historic mile was part of the Mother’s Day Open House at Mac Lilley Farms in Dutton, Ontario. An enthusiastic crowd cheered Read More …

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Mother’s Day Open House A Big Success

May 14, 2017   Mac Lilley Farms, located in Dutton, hosted its event from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The farm helped promote the 250th anniversary of horse racing in Canada with a ‘commemorative mile’ by Il Sogno Dream and information display. Il Sogna Dream, pictured on his way to the track at Mac Lilley Read More …

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Mac Lilley Inducted Into The Western Fair District’s Wall Of Fame

May 12, 2017-  The Raceway at the Western Fair District celebrated the achievements of longtime horseman Mac Lilley in a trackside Wall Of Fame induction ceremony on Friday night (May 12) in London, Ont. Lilley was joined by a large gathering of family and friends for the presentation made by The Raceway’s Director of Racing, Read More …

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Mac Lilley Farms Releases Commercial

With the help of many talented photographers, videographers, and musicians, Mac Lilley Farms was able to release their first promotional video. Curtis MacDonald provided all the awesome drone shots. Jim and Sylvia Kirkwood and Corey Gardner helped with the lighting and fogger equipment. Gemma Peters composed the lovely background music. The Raceway at Western Fair Read More …

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Warrawee Needy’s 2017 Foals On Their Way

Mr. James Downer contacted us in February 2017 to say how pleased he was with his new Warrawee Needy 2017 foal. The mother of the foal is Astrmowin, a sister to Millionaire pacer Waasmula. The following video shows this foal when he was only nine days old. “He’s smart and strong,” says Downer,”and we will Read More …

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World Traveler Warrawee Needy Returns

After spending August 2016 to January 2017 in Australia, Warrawee Needy is coming home. His flight left Melbourne, Australia and then flew to Hong Kong. Then off to Anchorage, Alaska and ending up in JFK Airport in New York. He will be arriving back in Dutton Ontario on Friday January 27, 2017.

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Mcrileymac Retires

Congratulations to the Mayhew family.They bred their mare Smokeytross to Bo Knows Jate way back in 2001 and got the amazing Mcrileymac. They raced him 329 starts and finished first 55 times, second 48 times, and third 43 times earning an incredible $331,368.00. Not many horses are bred , raised, raced and retired by the Read More …

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Il Sogno Dream Coming To Mac Lilley Farms In 2017

North America’s fastest aged trotting horse of 2015 is coming to stand stud in Ontario. Bill & Dan Manes, and Len & Randy Christopher are happy to announce that Il Sogno Dream (Cantab Hall – Le Reve) will be standing stud at Mac Lilley Farms at Dutton, Ont. in 2017. Il Sogno Dream (4,1:50.2, $956,875) Read More …

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