When I first signed on to be a CANTER Volunteer, I had little interest in horse racing. I’m embarrassed to say my head was filled with negative stereotypes of what life on the backside of...» Read More!
The above image perfectly captures my current sentiments, after having just bought a new horse (welcome to the family, Firefly!). As all horse owners know, horse expenses don’t end at the purchase price; in fact,...» Read More!
Recently, I made the decision to put Onyx, my rotund Morgan gelding, in a dry lot paddock with high-quality hay. Pony is on a diet! Thanks to his insatiable need to eat everything in his...» Read More!
For the 34th time in history, a horse has won both the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness. http://t.co/7r7dkExWoj / pic.twitter.com/evukkyonFw — Sporting News (@sportingnews) May 17, 2014 The Triple Crown dream is still alive, as...» Read More!
I love living in the digital age. There is nothing better than having information available at your fingertips whether it’s scores from an event or race results. Last night, my husband and I went out...» Read More!
Today, the Jockey Club Tour on FOX will kick off with the $500,000 Donn Handicap (GI) at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale, FL at 5pm EST. Eclipse-award winner Will Take Charge makes his four-year-old debut, along...» Read More!
Michael Matz has enjoyed a long and illustrious career that has spanned two equestrian disciplines. A Hall of Fame show jumper, Michael represented the U.S. on several occasions, including the silver medal winning Olympic team...» Read More!
One night after Rolex last spring, Jennie Brannigan decided to venture out of her comfort zone and try something new. After some prodding from her friends, Jennie went to renowned race trainer and Hall of...» Read More!
The National Thoroughbred Racing Association, Daily Racing Form and the National Turf Writers And Broadcasters announced the finalists for the 2013 Eclipse Awards...» Read More!
Three trainers and a race track employee from Penn National were arrested today by the FBI as part of an investigation in to drugging and race fixing. The trainers arrested were identified as David Wells,...» Read More!
Have you ever wanted your own racing stable? Are you looking for a fun way to pass the time until the first Saturday in May? The Road to the Roses is the official fantasy game...» Read More!
Storm Cat. Anybody who knows modern Thoroughbreds knows that name. The $500,000 stud fee, the million-dollar yearlings, the incredible success his offspring enjoyed on the track. But unless you’re involved in the racing industry, you...» Read More!
From the Thoroughbred Times: Jerry Moss said he saw Zenyatta on Saturday morning at Shirreffs’ barn, and she was doing so well they decided to keep her in training and have some fun this year with...» Read More!