The Blood-Horse Regionals

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

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

  • April 09, 2019
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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...

March 23, 2019 - Southwest: Not In Kansas Anymore

  • April 02, 2019
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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...

March 9, 2019 - Southeast: Day in the Sun

  • March 26, 2019
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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...

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

  • March 19, 2019
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  • 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...

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

  • March 19, 2019
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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...

February 23, 2019 - West Coast: Golden State Return

  • March 16, 2019
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  • 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...

February 16, 2019 - Southeast: Bigger Is Better

  • March 13, 2019
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  • 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...

February 16, 2019 - Southwest: Enchanting Endeavor

  • March 05, 2019
  • 102 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...

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