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The Michigan Departments of Agriculture and Rural Development and Community Health have confirmed that an 8-year-old horse from Grand Traverse County tested positive for West Nile virus and was euthanized after failing to respond to treatment and supportive care.
MALTON'S racing community threw open their doors at the annual open day on Sunday giving a behind-the-scenes glimpse of some of the country's leading racing yards.
The new tender for the concession of the right to organize and operate wagering on horse races in Greece for the next 20 years will include a number of changes in its terms, despite assurances to the contrary by state sell-off fund TAIPED.
Ludicrus is taken away in a equine ambulance after being injured coming down the stretch at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014.
It was noon, and Tom Durkin was marking up his program with pastel markers for a final time, matching a kaleidoscope of jockey silks to the appropriate horses in each race.
This year's Indian Summer Festival at Maier Festival Park celebrates the close connection between indigenous Americans and their horses.
The 2014 racing season at Clinton Raceway came to a close on Sunday afternoon , and six $18,000 Ontario Sires Stakes Grassroots divisions were contested on the program.
Condo Commando shot through an opening on the inside out of the gate and splashed home a 13A1 4-length winner of the Grade 1 $350,000 Spinaway Sunday at Saratoga Race Course.
WITHIN 25 minutes on Saturday, Woolsthorpe's Colin McKenna enjoyed double black type success as an owner when horses he part-owns won races at Caulfield and Rosehill.
Andrea Atzeni landed a first notable success for Qatar Racing when steering Cappella Sansevero home in the Nestle Supporting Irish Autism Action Round Tower Stakes at the Curragh.
Despite having record numbers at Randwick, it is still a spring of discontent for Gai Waterhouse because of the official policy regarding her favourite category, two-year-olds, in Sydney.
In this image provided by Benoit Photo, Victor Espinoza, top, guides Sunset Slow to the Winner's Circle after their victory in the Grade I, $300,000 Del Mar Debutante horse race Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, at Del Mar Thoroughbred Club in Del Mar, Calif.
Artspeak continued his impressive season with an easy win in the $667,000 Metro Pace on Saturday night at Mohawk Racetrack.
Wise Dan held off long-shot Optimizer by a nose Saturday in the Grade 2 $250,000 Bernard Baruch Handicap at Saratoga Race Course.
Wild Lone and Great Britain's Harry Meade completed the cross-country at the World Games before the horse collapsed and died at the finish.
A Tennessee walking horse is put through its paces on a horse farm in October 1975.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 03:41 am
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