Month: January 2020Page 2 of 61

H&H interview: Rising star of British dressage Dannie Morgan *H&H Plus*

The rising star of British dressage talks about competing against the best and having to choose between trampolining and horses Dannie Morgan riding Knoxx’s Figaro Dannie Morgan is…

Visiting the Horse Farms in Kentucky Horse Country

Planning a visit to the Lexington, Kentucky “Horse Country” is a must for any horse lover.  I wish I had started this annual trek years ago.  If you…

Green as the Irish Hills

California’s Central Valley is not known for being verdant and lush. It rains only in the winter, and only a few times at that. California’s Central Valley is…

Maker Files Legal Complaint Against Zayat

In a complaint trainer Mike Maker said was filed Jan. 30, the horseman claims Zayat owes him more than $120,000, largely from unpaid bills from training eight horses for…

Truth Hurts Gets First Crack at Two Turns in Busanda

Ever since Chad Summers first spotted the Ontario-bred Truth Hurts at the 2018 Keeneland September Yearling Sale, he has been eagerly awaiting a chance to run her at…

Seeing the Invisible Illness

For farrier Steve McConnell, the day his life changed started out like any other. One moment, the Waterford, Ontario, native was absorbed in the ordinary task of fueling…

Communicating with Clients | Continuing Hoof-Care Education

This week’s facts and figures … Communicating with Clients and Continuing Hoof-Care Education. This edition of Farrier Facts & Figures is brought to you by Markel Insurance Co.

Midcourt, Roadster Meet Eight Others in San Pasqual

Midcourt faces nine rivals, including Santa Anita Derby (G1) winner Roadster, in the $200,000 San Pasqual Stakes (G2) at Santa Anita Park Feb. 1, but it’s the headstrong…

Super Saturday Comes To Turf Paradise

Feb. 8 is Super Saturday at Turf Paradise and will feature three stakes races and the Budweiser Classic plus a full card of live horse racing. 

I’ll Have Another Tops First Session at Tattersalls

In the opening session of the Tattersalls February Sale, I’ll Have Another brought the top price of 200,000 guineas and now looks set to form part of Ten…