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Thoroughbred Industry Opinions on Phasing Out Lasix

In response to the 22 horses that died at Santa Anita Park since the track’s meet began December 26th, Belinda Stronach, Chairman and President of The Stronach Group which owns the track, announced groundbreaking new safety measures, including a total…

Santa Anita Park, Golden Gate Fields and the Thoroughbred Owners of California have reached an historic agreement to protect the safety and welfare of horses and riders in the state.

California Racehorses Now be Protected Under an Historic Agreement

Santa Anita Park, Golden Gate Fields and the Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) have reached an historic agreement to protect the safety and welfare of horses and riders in the state. This collective mandate enacts the most stringent medication policy…

Last week the Santa Anita main track was closed for more analysis and the training track was flooded with horses. Vanessa Ng Photo

Santa Anita Main Track Could Re-Open for Racing March 22

Analysis and work has been done on the main track at Santa Anita Park, which was closed for training and racing on March 5th, and, as such, racing could resume at the California oval as soon as March 22nd. Plus, the track has…

Veteran Trackman Dennis Moore has been contracted to evaluate the track surface at Santa Anita Park, which has been closed until further notice.

Santa Anita Park Closed in Wake of 21 Horse Deaths

Twenty-one horses have died at Santa Anita Park since December 26, 2018, prompting the closure of the track. The Stronach Group, owner of the track, announced the unprecedented closure in the following statement: “The Stronach Group announced the closure of…

Goldencents, Pride of Manitoba.

Goldencents Triumphs in World Championships

Chalk up an historic “golden” moment for Manitoba on the world stage of horse racing. Goldencents, the 3-year-old colt born to an Assiniboia Downs mare, has now earned $2 million–and is a leading candidate for champion 3-year-old horse of the…

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YULETIDE

          JAKE IS UNDER THE CHRISTMAS TREE, wishing everyone a wonderful holiday season, a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. May you be happy and healthy!   PRESS EXCLUSIVE UPDATE.. from Transition Thoroughbreds from Transition…

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SPARKLE

  A week into the New Year of 2012 (anyone see that movie again last night? 2012? (eeks)) and there are some exciting dudes in horse racing. Don’t forget to check the Jan. 7 blog post to Vote on who…

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REJOICE

Hello, and Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas to everyone out there – THOROUGHBLOG took a few days off to enjoy family and friends including the super team at Horse-Canada, parent company of Canadian Thoroughbred and  Thoroughblog. It’s a team of…

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