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January 26, 2019 - West Coast: Northwest Passage

  • February 13, 2019
  • 35 Downloads
  • File Size 2.2MB

Small breeder Connie Belshay gets two stakes winners at Emerald Downs By Lenny Shulman AMIDST ALL THE BIG BUSINESS that drives the Thoroughbred industry, it’s nice to be reminded that often it is lone... Download

January 26, 2019 - Southeast: Lucky Shamrock

  • February 09, 2019
  • 43 Downloads
  • File Size 2.1MB

Shamrock Rose the latest success story for Best A Luck Farm By Lenny Shulman THIS IS BEGINNING to be old hat, these grade 1 winners bred by Best A Luck Farm. When Shamrock Rose thrillingly rallied from... Download

January 19, 2019 - Mare Health: Abortions in Broodmares

  • February 05, 2019
  • 162 Downloads
  • File Size 4MB

Placentitis a leading cause, but not the only one by Amanda Duckworth Placentitis, which is inflammation of the placenta usually caused by an infectious agent, is one of the most common causes of abortions... Download

January 5, 2019 - Southwest: Extended Family

  • January 22, 2019
  • 17,519 Downloads
  • File Size 5.3MB

Roger Heitzmann III uses his pedigree well in Louisiana By Gary McMillen GIVEN THE DNA imprint of Roger Heitzmann III, the chances of him becoming a post-office clerk were 400,000-1. Every generational... Download

December 22, 2018 - Midwest/Canada: Home On The Range

  • January 15, 2019
  • 97 Downloads
  • File Size 4.1MB

Dale and Robin Berryhill’s Hidden Springs Farm stands two exciting stallions By Evan Hammonds TRYING TO FIND THE RIGHT spot for a “regional” Thoroughbred operation, Dale and Robin Berryhill scoured the... Download

December 15, 2018 - West Coast: All Smiles

  • January 12, 2019
  • 135 Downloads
  • File Size 2.3MB

Smiling Tiger delivers good times to Alan Klein and Phil Lebherz By Tracy Gantz WHEN SMILING TIGER finished racing, owners Phil Lebherz and Alan Klein could have taken the easy route—sell him to the highest... Download

December 15, 2018 - Southeast: Waiting Room

  • January 09, 2019
  • 115 Downloads
  • File Size 1MB

Wait a While and sire strength power Alan and Brian Cohen’s Arindel Farm By Charlie McCarthy ARINDEL FARM’S BRIAN COHEN arrived at the airport, ready to fly to Kentucky to watch homebred Cookie Dough run... Download

December 8, 2018 - Southwest: Fun In The Sun

  • January 05, 2019
  • 199 Downloads
  • File Size 4.6MB

Tucson's Rillito Park creates racing fans By Alexa Ravit IF ASKED TO NAME A STATE known for horse racing, few would men-tion Arizona. Although Turf Paradise outside Phoenix runs for parts of eight... Download

November 10, 2018 - Stem Cell Therapy

  • December 28, 2018
  • 250 Downloads
  • File Size 3.5MB

Continues to be an option for treating injured horses by Heather Smith Thomas STEM CELL THERAPY has been utilized in horses to help heal tendon, ligament, and joint injuries for two decades. At this point... Download

November 10, 2018 - Northeast/Mid-Atlantic: Great Comeback

  • December 27, 2018
  • 153 Downloads
  • File Size 3.4MB

Tragedy leads to triumph for Barry and Sheryl Schwartz by Paul Volponi ON A RAIN-SWEPT AFTERNOON, through a temporary window of calm, Barry K. Schwartz, 76, strides into the Belmont Park paddock. The oversized... Download

October 27, 2018 - Reproductive Veterinary Services

  • November 13, 2018
  • 36,426 Downloads
  • File Size 3.8MB

Breeding — Reproductive Veterinary Services by Heather Smith Thomas BREEDING HORSES IS OFTEN challenging, with the goal of getting every mare safely and efficiently in foal. There can be frustrations along... Download

August 4, 2018 - Racing Older Horses

  • November 07, 2018
  • 317 Downloads
  • File Size 3.4MB

Racing Older Horses — Tips on Keeping Them Sound by Heather Smith Thomas HORSES ARE TREMENDOUS ATHLETES. Keeping them fit and at peak performance can be a challenge, however, since even a subtle or minor... Download

July 14, 2018 - Ulcers and Stress

  • August 08, 2018
  • 695 Downloads
  • File Size 4.3MB

Ulcers and Stress in Racehorses: Management Makes a Difference by Heather Smith Thomas ULCERS ARE COMMON PROBLEMS in Thoroughbreds, due in part to the horse’s stomach anatomy and our feeding and management... Download

April 24, 2018 - Southwest: Blue Bayou

  • May 08, 2018
  • 645 Downloads
  • File Size 5.9MB

Blue Star Racing stands Real Solution By Gary McMillen IT’S LATE AFTERNOON on the bayou in Lafourche Parish, La. Wet burlap sacks of raw oysters piled up on the patio to be shucked. Seventy-five pounds... Download

April 7, 2018 - Midwest/Canada: Keeping an Eye on Iowa

  • April 17, 2018
  • 1,050 Downloads
  • File Size 4.8MB

Brandi Jo Fett does it all in the Hawkeye State By Destinee Ott IN THE MIDDLE OF A SNOWSTORM on March 1, 1989, trainer Joe Fett and his 15-year-old daughter, Brandi Jo Fett, won the first race ever run... Download

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