Daisy's Chief Dane, also known as "Harley," is a fan-favorite racehorse pony at Churchill Downs and Keeneland in Kentucky. Julie June Stweart took an inside look at how Harley became a Breyer model for the website America's Best Racing.
Harley the Magnificent! He is an American Sugarbush Harlequin Draft horse officially named "Daisy's Chief Dane" but now is known as Harley when he escorts Thoroughbred horses to the racetrack. He is noticed whenever he is on the track at Churchill Downs or Keeneland. He is the number one stop on the Kentucky Derby Museum tour of the backside at Churchill Downs. If he is standing near the grandstand, you hear people shout out "Hello, Harley the Magnificent!" and then their hands stretch out to reach him. And now? Harley "the Famous Racehorse Pony" is a Breyer horse model and one of the stars of the 2018 BreyerFest!