A Track’s Shift to Dirt Adds to Horses’ Risks
We got the answer, and it’s sad. The On Horse Racing column last Friday, about Keeneland Race Course’s recent announcement that it would replace its synthetic track with dirt, misstated part of the name of a two-time Horse of the Year in one instance.
Tenino Vet Uses RSE Techniques to Heal Horses
Last Friday afternoon ... Mason said the horse had recently reared up during a training clinic in pain. Enos runs an equine veterinary practice out of Tenino called Equine Manipulation Through Mind. Enos’ methods are exactly what the name implies ...
Washingtoniana: What's Up With Those Horse Statues?
“What’s the deal with the statues ... name. During the Civil War, he was killed during battle by the Confederates. To follow tradition, he should be seated on a rearing horse. The handy myth-debunking Web site Snopes.com has even more statues in ...
GC: 20 Royal Ascot questions
5: Can Hot Streak live up to his name and strike a blow for the three-year-olds? I sincerely hope so. Readers of the sportinglife.com Friday live chat will ... 7: What is the key to solving the Ascot Stakes? Finding useful horses from jumping yards has ...
SEC Football Q&A: Alabama's DBs, LSU/Wisconsin and Dark-Horse Title Contenders
Fall camp is here, and let's kick off the season in style with a Friday ... a dark horse. Am I sold on LSU this year? No. But its down years are still nine- or 10-win seasons, which should always get it in the conversation. The popular answer will likely ...