Bagavond Healthy and Happy Down on the Farm. Bagavond is doing well on his winter break at Diana McClure’s Carousel Stable in Berryville, Virginia. Diana reports that he “the second smartest horse we’ve ever had here” (as for who was the smartest, that’s no contest — Introspect in a walkover. Bagavond gets turned out every day in the snow and is feeling great. He’ll start back to work early in the new year, with the aim of being ready to race when the turf season begins in April or May.