Crestwood Farm is a full-service operation that can help you achieve all of your goals, whatever they may be. From Stallions to Boarding to Sales to Bloodstock and more; you name it, we can do it. Here are some of the services we offer, but are not limited to:

  • Boarding
  • Breeding
  • Stallions
  • Foaling
  • Breaking and Pre-Training
  • Layups
  • Quarantine
  • Sales Representation
  • Sales Preparation
  • Public or Private Sales
  • Bloodstock Services
  • Racing
  • Portfolio Management
  • Business Planning
  • Mating Recommendations
  • Pedigree Research
  • Appraisals
  • Conformation Analysis
  • Stallion Seasons and Shares
  • Insurance
  • Pin-hooking
  • 24-hour farm manager

“Let us help you achieve your goals.”

“Contact Crestwood today!”


Whether you intend to sell or race; Crestwood can provide the best possible care for your horse interests. Founded by Pope McLean, the McLean family has owned and operated their full service, 1,000 acre Crestwood Farm since 1970. Since then, Crestwood has bred and/or raised multiple Hall-of-Fame inductees, multiple Champions and over 250 stakes horses. We have sold multiple $1,000,000+ horses at auction, and hundreds of $100,000+ horses. In addition, we are the only farm to have raised THREE fillies to have earned $2,000,000+ each in purses on the racetrack.

Serenas Song


Hall of Fame (2002), Champion 3YO Filly (1995), 11 time (G1) Winner of $3,283,388 – Foaled, Raised, & Sold by Crestwood Farm



Hall of Fame (2015), Champion 3YO Filly (2001), (G1) Winner of $2,389,635 – Bred, Foaled, Raised & Sold by Crestwood Farm

Horses from Crestwood Farm have won or placed in the following Grade 1 stakes:

  • Alabama Stakes (G1)
  • Apple Blossom Handicap (twice) (G1)
  • Ashland Stakes (twice) (G1)
  • Beldame Stakes (twice) (G1)
  • Bing Crosby Stakes (twice) (G1)
  • Breeders' Cup Classic (twice) (G1)
  • Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile (twice) (G1)
  • Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Sprint (G1)
  • Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (3 times) (G1)
  • Breeders' Cup Ladies' Classic (twice) (G1)
  • Breeders' Cup Sprint (G1)
  • Carter Handicap (G1)
  • Champagne Stakes (G1)
  • Charles Whittingham Handicap (G1)
  • Clement L. Hirsch Stakes (twice) (G1)
  • Coaching Club American Oaks (G1)
  • Del Mar Oaks (G1)
  • Dubai Golden Shaheen (G1)
  • Florida Derby (G1)
  • Gazelle Handicap (G1)
  • Haskell Inv. Handicap (G1)
  • Hempstead Handicap (G1)
  • Hollywood Derby (G1)
  • Hollywood Oaks (G1)
  • Hollywood Starlet (G1)
  • John C. Mabee Handicap (G1)
  • Kentucky Oaks (G1)
  • La Brea Stakes (G1)
  • Lady's Secret Stakes (3 times) (G1)
  • Las Virgenes Stakes (twice) (G1)
  • Maskette Stakes (G1)
  • Metropolitan Handicap (twice) (G1)
  • Mother Goose Stakes (G1)
  • Oak Leaf Stakes (twice) (G1)
  • Philip H. Iselin Handicap (G1)
  • Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup Stakes (G1)
  • Rodeo Drive Stakes (G1)
  • Ruffian Handicap (G1)
  • Santa Anita Derby (G1)
  • Santa Anita Handicap (G1)
  • Santa Anita Oaks (G1)
  • Santa Anita Sprint Championship Stakes (twice) (G1)
  • Santa Margarita Inv. Handicap (G1)
  • Santa Maria Handicap (twice) (G1)
  • Santa Monica Handicap (G1)
  • Spinster Stakes (G1)
  • Swaps Stakes (G1)
  • Test Stakes (G1)
  • Triple Bend Breeders' Cup H. (G1)
  • Vanity Inv. Handicap (5 times) (G1)
  • Vosburgh Stakes (twice) (G1)
  • Whitney Handicap (G1)

Located in the heart of Kentucky horse country, Crestwood strives to maximize every horses’ genetic potential by providing:

  • 1,000 acres of limestone-rich soils
  • Large paddocks and fields
  • Smaller, individual-sized paddocks for sales prep, layups, limited turnouts, etc.
  • On-site farm managers
  • Knowledgeable staff with years of experience
  • Exceptional veterinary care
  • Multiple exercisers for sales prep
  • 10 minutes from Fasig-Tipton, Keeneland, Hagyard and Rood & Riddle

Veterinary Care

At Crestwood, we work hand in hand with some of the world's most respected veterinarians because we want to take the utmost care to ensure that your horses live happy, healthy, and productive lives so that they can go on to achieve your goals.


Kenneth W. Canterbury, DVM
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Dr. Bob Hunt

Robert J. Hunt, DVM, MS, DACVS
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