Thoroughbred Industry Library

June 15, 2019 - Equine Studies: Horses and Academics

  • June 11, 2019
  • 36 Downloads
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Equine Studies — Horses and Academics by Amanda Duckworth THE HORSE RACING industry is a multifaceted business that requires its participants to be well-versed in a number of skills, ranging from animal... Download

April 27, 2019 - Southwest: Quality Speaks Loudly

  • May 07, 2019
  • 74 Downloads
  • File Size 4.4MB

Whispering Oaks is a jewel in Cajun Country By Gary McMillen TWENTY YEARS AGO the land, untouched by plow or human hand, was in charge: an expense of impenetrable brush tangled with thorns, palmetto, and... Download

March 16, 2019 - Nutrition: Hay There

  • May 07, 2019
  • 309 Downloads
  • File Size 3.8MB

Nutrition— Hay There by Amanda Duckworth IF YOU ARE WHAT YOU EAT and hay is for horses, then what type of hay your horse eats must be important. So, too, of course is the grass in the pasture a horse grazes... Download

April 20, 2019 - Southeast: Eddie Maple Comes Up Roses

  • April 23, 2019
  • 189 Downloads
  • File Size 1.7MB

Hall of Fame rider still enjoys the horses at Rose Hill Plantation Equestrian Center By Frank Angst BECAUSE EDDIE MAPLE RISES at the same time each day —5:10 a.m. —the retired Hall of Fame jockey notices... Download

April 6, 2019 - Midwest/Canada: Breaking Bad Habits

  • April 09, 2019
  • 132 Downloads
  • File Size 1.8MB

Ed Crothers turns horses around at Cedar Brook Farm By Meredith Daugherty AS THE SON of a blacksmith and trainer, Ed Crothers cannot remember a time in his life when he was not surrounded by horses. From... Download

March 23, 2019 - Southwest: Not In Kansas Anymore

  • April 02, 2019
  • 183 Downloads
  • File Size 4.1MB

Randy and Sara Patterson thrive with Cedar Run Farm By Denis Blake LUCK AND FATE have always played major roles in horse racing, and one of the best examples of that is Randy Patterson and his daughter... Download

March 16, 2019 - Transportation: Big Wheels

  • April 02, 2019
  • 263 Downloads
  • File Size 3.6MB

Transportation— Big Wheels by Amanda Duckworth TEN YEARS AGO Mine That Bird stunned everyone when he took the Run for the Roses at odds at 50-1. A most unlikely winner of the Kentucky Derby Presented by... Download

March 9, 2019 - Southeast: Day in the Sun

  • March 26, 2019
  • 146 Downloads
  • File Size 1.8MB

Eight new stallions make their way to Florida for 2019 By Evan Hammonds THE FACTS AND FIGURES regarding the Thoroughbred breeding industry in Florida have been pretty much on par with those in the rest... Download

March 2, 2019 - Midwest/Canada: Taming The West

  • March 19, 2019
  • 176 Downloads
  • File Size 2MB

Pierre Esquirol makes a go of it in western Canada By Jennifer Morrison YOU CAN'T KEEP A PASSIONATE, hard-working horseman down. Pierre Esquirol is as determined a Thoroughbred breeder as you will... Download

March 2, 2019 - Northeast/Mid-Atlantic: Going Uptown

  • March 19, 2019
  • 150 Downloads
  • File Size 5MB

Bob Hutt enjoys the ride with Uptowncharlybrown By Lenny Shulman BOB HUTT ADMITS he insisted on standing his stakes-winning chestnut Uptowncharlybrown at stud for the wrong reason, at least from a business... Download

February 23, 2019 - West Coast: Golden State Return

  • March 16, 2019
  • 145 Downloads
  • File Size 4MB

Fasig-Tipton reignites its history in California By Tracy Gantz WHEN LEGENDARY MOTION PICTURE mogul Louis B. Mayer decided to leave the horse business in 1947, he wanted to do it in true Hollywood fashion... Download

February 23, 2019 - Foal Health: Colostrum

  • March 13, 2019
  • 276 Downloads
  • File Size 3.5MB

Colostrum, which is the first milk a mare delivers, is vital when it comes to having a healthy newborn. by Amanda Duckworth WHEN IT COMES TO EQUINE HEALTH, many issues and treatment plans come down to... Download

February 16, 2019 - Southeast: Bigger Is Better

  • March 13, 2019
  • 137 Downloads
  • File Size 2.4MB

Pavla and Erik Nygaard enjoy huge success at their Ocala Jockey Club By Cynthia McFarland MUCH CAN BE SAID for valuing tradition and history, yet growth and change are inescapable in this life. At Ocala... Download

February 16, 2019 - Southwest: Enchanting Endeavor

  • March 05, 2019
  • 193 Downloads
  • File Size 6.2MB

Bryan and Megan Petty are living their dream with the launch of Creekside Farm in New Mexico By Denis Blake ALL CHILDREN HAVE DREAMS about what they want to be when they grow up, but for most the fantasy... Download

January 26, 2019 - West Coast: Northwest Passage

  • February 13, 2019
  • 203 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
  • 209 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
  • 364 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
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  • 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
  • 265 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

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