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January 17, 2015 - Southwest: Crowne for a Song

  • January 27, 2015
  • 138 Downloads
  • File Size 4.5MB

Songandaprayer puts Copper Crowne front and center by Lenny Shulman If you're a big believer in quality over quantity, the Stallion Station at Copper Crowne Equestrian Center near Opelousas, La., is... Download

January 10, 2015 - West Coast: Perfect Ten

  • January 21, 2015
  • 202 Downloads
  • File Size 7.2MB

David Mowat's Ten Broeck stable has the glow of success. by Claire Novak Washington native David Mowat has minimized his Thoroughbred operation, withdrawing from Kentucky—where he once owned Fawn Leap... Download

January 3, 2015 - Midwest/Canada: Horsepower

  • January 13, 2015
  • 306 Downloads
  • File Size 2.2MB

Iowa's Dennis Albaugh collects Chevys, racehorses by Lenny Shulman Dennis Albaugh tends to do things big once he gets involved in something. So his entrance nine years ago into the world of Thoroughbreds... Download

December 13, 2014 - West Coast: Labor of Love

  • December 23, 2014
  • 777 Downloads
  • File Size 5MB

Brazeau Farms caters to each individual horse by Tracy Gantz Shivareen Sky, an 18-year-old stakes-winning broodmare, can't get the food she needs when pastured with other mares because she lets them... Download

December 6, 2014 - Southeast: Ultimate Teamwork

  • December 16, 2014
  • 763 Downloads
  • File Size 1.3MB

Chris and Lynne Boutte's Eagle's View Farm soars. by Michael Compton Chris and Lynne Boutte come by their trade honestly. The owners of Eagle’s View Farm near Ocala, Fla., would be hard-pressed... Download

December 6, 2014 - Southwest: Blue-Collar Browns

  • December 16, 2014
  • 783 Downloads
  • File Size 1.8MB

Brown's Thoroughbred Farm raises runners. by Gary McMillen Danny Brown was a defensive tackle on his high school football team, but as the leader of Brown’s Thoroughbred Farm near Bush, La., he has... Download

December 6, 2014 - Broodmare Health

  • December 16, 2014
  • 897 Downloads
  • File Size 1.6MB

Using Cervical Cerclage to Manage Cervical Incompetence in Pregnant Mares by Alexandra Beckstett Researchers are successfully taking a page from human medicine when it comes to treating one common cause... Download

Promotional Feature: Boarding - All Aboard

  • November 18, 2014
  • 1,152 Downloads
  • File Size 1.3MB

Whether Thoroughbred owners have invested a little or a lot, the care of their equine extended family is important. As circumspect as they would be in finding suitable boarding schools for their children... Download

11/8/2014 West Coast: Springtime for Horses

  • November 18, 2014
  • 1,232 Downloads
  • File Size 5.3MB

Ran Jan Racing excels ontrack and in aftercare. by Tracy Gantz Robert A. Naify and his wife, Jan Van de Bos, began their current Ran Jan Racing stable by purchasing a few horses from the estate of Naify... Download

11/8/2014 - Northeast/Mid-Atlantic: Tried and True

  • November 18, 2014
  • 1,221 Downloads
  • File Size 3.2MB

Bloodstock agent Harry ‘Chip’ Landry has been selling for more than 40 years by Evan Hammonds Few have been able to make an entrance into the Thoroughbred business the way Harry "Chip" Landry... Download

November 8, 2014 - Young Horse Digestive Health

  • November 18, 2014
  • 1,410 Downloads
  • File Size 2.1MB

Understanding how your growing foal's digestive system works can help you recognize and avoid potential problems. by Dr. Shannon Pratt-Phillips Priming the young horse's digestive tract for healthy... Download

September 13, 2014 - Hoof Care

  • September 30, 2014
  • 2,372 Downloads
  • File Size 1.6MB

The hoof's external health affects the bones and soft tissues within, and vice versa. by Christy West Many horse owners go their whole lives caring for horses’ hooves with little knowledge of the hoof... Download

Promotional Feature: Breaking & Training - Breaking Away

  • September 03, 2014
  • 2,262 Downloads
  • File Size 3.6MB

Every step in the development of successful racehorses is important, but few are as crucial as the education they receive during breaking and early training. With the yearling sales season in full swing... Download

August 2, 2014 - Sesamoid Injuries

  • August 12, 2014
  • 3,337 Downloads
  • File Size 2.4MB

Sesamoid injuries can be difficult to repair and even catastrophic; here’s what can go wrong and how to prevent it from happening by Tracy Gantz Two little bones sitting at the back of the fetlock both... Download

July 12, 2014 - Vaccines: Superheroes in a Syringe

  • August 01, 2014
  • 2,674 Downloads
  • File Size 1.3MB

A behind-the-scenes look at how your horse's immune system is best primed for battle. by Dr. Christy Corp-Minamiji If you weren't felled by polio, your children missed the measles, your barn dodged... Download

June 14, 2014 - Lameness: Joint Injection Refresher

  • June 25, 2014
  • 3,933 Downloads
  • File Size 2.4MB

Using joint injections to help treat common causes of lameness and reduced performance by Stephanie J. Corum Osteoarthritis and joint injury and disease. If you own a Thoroughbred or have ever dealth with... Download

May 10, 2014 - General Health: Got Ulcers?

  • May 20, 2014
  • 4,272 Downloads
  • File Size 1.7MB

The equine stomach’s unique design lends itself to gastric ulcer development; here’s why and how to manage these painful lesions by Christa Leste-Lasserre Sixty percent of performance horses might have... Download

April 26, 2014 - Nutrition: Feeding the Finicky Horse

  • May 06, 2014
  • 4,305 Downloads
  • File Size 4.5MB

Many health conditions, management changes, and palate preferences can cause a horse to hesitate before chowing down by Heather Smith Thomas As you head into your horse’s stall to feed him his dinner,... Download

4/26/2014 Southwest: Stronger Than Storms

  • May 06, 2014
  • 6,313 Downloads
  • File Size 4.6MB

Sam Stevens has seen it all and keeps winning by Lenny Shulman There is a sandstorm blowing through the West Texas Plains, reports Sam E. Stevens, hardly bothered by the blowing dust. In fact, Stevens... Download

4/12/2014 Northeast/Mid-Atlantic: Giant Start

  • April 22, 2014
  • 3,105 Downloads
  • File Size 3.1MB

Frost Giant is paying off for Andrew Cohen by Lenny Shulman Andrew Cohen, 57, is an amiable man, quick with a quip even if the punch line is inf licted upon himself. He has carved out a big career on Wall... Download

3/29/2014 Southwest: Investing in Texas

  • April 08, 2014
  • 3,503 Downloads
  • File Size 4.2MB

Century Acres a new player in Lone Star State by Esther Marr About 40 miles northwest of Houston, Texas, in an area known for the horse farms that populate its sandy soil and gently rolling hills, there... Download

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