The Blood-Horse Regionals

Stories about North American farm owners, racehorse owners, and breeders from the pages of The Blood-Horse magazine.

February 14, 2015 - Southwest: Rio Bravo

  • February 25, 2015
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Francisco Bravo’s River Oaks Farm offers top Oklahoma stallions by Lenny Shulman With a stallion roster that is superior in the region and decades of fine horsemanship behind it, River Oaks Farm near Sulphur...

February 14, 2015 - Southeast: Destined for Success

  • February 25, 2015
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Bill and Janet Grube put roots in Ocala by Michael Compton Bill and Janet Grube, owners of Destiny Oaks of Ocala, don’t believe in luck. But as the name of their farm suggests, they do believe in destiny...

February 7, 2015 - West Coast: Horse Power

  • February 18, 2015
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Retired BMW dealer Nick Alexander gets runners by Grazen by Tracy Gantz Nick Alexander never intended to enter the breeding business, let alone stand a stallion. LIke many other Thoroughbred owners, he...

January 24, 2015 - Southeast: Good and Lucky

  • February 03, 2015
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Eddie Plesa Jr. rewarded with Itsmyluckyday by Steve Haskin Like many other trainers, Eddie Plesa Jr. believes in karma, good luck charms, and whatever other-worldly powers that might give his horses an...

January 17, 2015 - Southwest: Crowne for a Song

  • January 27, 2015
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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...

January 10, 2015 - West Coast: Perfect Ten

  • January 21, 2015
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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...

January 3, 2015 - Midwest/Canada: Horsepower

  • January 13, 2015
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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...

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