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An Unconventional Road to the Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Derby

POSTED: August 31, 2020

Interestingly enough, the Covid-19 pandemic impacted most sports more than it did horse racing, at least in the United States. Sure we felt it, and...


The History and Future of Synthetic Tracks

POSTED: April 6, 2019

After a 23rd horse died at Santa Anita Park on March 31, the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals urged horse racing officials to...


Vitamin E and Racehorses

POSTED: April 2, 2019

How important is Vitamin E for the racehorse? Actually, it plays several important roles. It helps in normal muscle function. It acts as a powerful...

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Is Lasix Causing the Breakdowns at Santa Anita?

POSTED: March 27, 2019

The recent rash of injuries and deaths at Santa Anita have sparked several rule changes instituted by the Stronach Group - namely, banning the use...



@Jonathanstettin Very well written article. The sport will be missed by many...The time is now

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