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January 5, 2019 - Southwest: Extended Family

  • January 22, 2019
  • 17,380 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
  • 42 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
  • 75 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
  • 48 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
  • 92 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
  • 190 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
  • 104 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
  • 33,706 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
  • 267 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
  • 632 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
  • 596 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
  • 1,004 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

March 24, 2018 - Southwest: Aiming High

  • April 03, 2018
  • 432 Downloads
  • File Size 5.8MB

Breeder/owner Larry Hirsch opens Highlander Training Center By Denis Blake OVER THE PAST 15 YEARS few partnerships in the Southwest have enjoyed as much success as that of Texans Larry Hirsch and Wayne... Download

March 17, 2018 - Growth Rate in Foals

  • March 28, 2018
  • 827 Downloads
  • File Size 2.3MB

Growth Rate in Foals by Heather Smith Thomas FOALS GROW FASTEST during the first months of life. Genetics, feed, and environment all play roles in growth and skeletal development. Brian Nielsen, PhD (Professor... Download

March 3, 2018 - Northeast/Mid-Atlantic: Quite A View

  • March 15, 2018
  • 483 Downloads
  • File Size 3.7MB

Bob and Bonnie Roth are taking Majestic View Farms commercial by Teresa Genaro NEARLY 20 YEARS AGO Bob and Bonnie Roth happened to drive past Blue Chip Farm, located outside Gardiner, north of New York... Download

March 3, 2018 - Midwest/Canada: Ready for Business

  • March 13, 2018
  • 527 Downloads
  • File Size 3.2MB

Midwest Equine stands Ready’s Image and Blueskiesnrainbows By Lenny Shulman THESE ARE NOT RESTFUL DAYS for Dr. Roger Beam, who founded and owns Midwest Equine and Veterinary Hospital just south of Indianapolis... Download

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