The Legend; The Original: "Doc Martin"
May 1984 - September 2014
Thank You for donations to the "Ferris Fund"
~In Honor of a Legend~
A beautiful tribute has been created in honor of the great OTTB “Doc Martin” (aka “Ferris”), who at 30 years, has moved on to greener pastures to join the legends before him. Owner Barrie Getz contacted us to set up a place where people can donate in his memory. “Ferris” raced at Golden Gate Fields - a place where the majority of our Program horses come from. The wish was that donations in “Ferris’s” honor would go to help other OTTBs get their start in a new career – like someone gave him the chance 25 years ago. We set up the “Ferris Fund” to honor this amazing thoroughbred.
We celebrate this great horse & are beyond touched by the biography Barrie has written:
"A brilliant thoroughbred, with an incredible heart of determination, & an entire world shrouding him with gold....