Département de l'Orne.
Today i'm going to show you a nice part of Normandy where they breed "Thoroughbreds ".This is in the département de l'Orne , where "the Harras du pin" is located .This place is known as "The Versailles of the Horse ", it's located on a 1000ha ground . Louis the 14th wanted his horses to move from Paris to the country and chose this place known as "le Buisson d'Exmes near the town of Argentan. They built the castle first in 1723 and then the stables in 1717 and transfer the horses from Paris ;This is now the place where they select and improve the breeds to get at first strong horses for the battles and wars and now for their beauty and perfection. They use it to renew the breeds of Normand and English thorougbreds.
This is "le Harras du Pin "
The wellknown place where a big Yearling sale takes place in August is DEAUVILLE ( the American festival takes place every september)
The Normandy one of the Palaces where the actors stay duering the festival.
The sales of Yearling rich people come from all over the world.