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  1. Pedigree Analysis: Milwaukee BrewRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    As 2014 winds down, Adena Springs' Canadian division is sitting pretty with three Adena stallions occupying the top-three spots on the Canadian sire list. The leader of the pack is , who is having an excellent year and seems poised to repeat his 2009 Canadian sire championship.

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  2. RCI Appoints Five to New Medication BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Blood Horse

    The Association of Racing Commissioners International board has selected five initial members of its new Drug Testing Standards and Practices Committee, a group that could eliminate or significantly reduce the current role of the industry's Racing Medication and Testing Consortium in shaping medication and testing policies.

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  3. EVA Vaccines: What You Need to KnowRead the original story

    Thursday | Blood Horse

    Some equine diseases come and go with little impact on the horse industry as a whole. Others affect only local or state industries when they rear their ugly heads.

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  4. Breeders' Cup Sues Air Charter CompanyRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Blood Horse

    Breeders' Cup Ltd. has filed suit against a New Jersey-based air charter company, claiming the firm breached a contract under which it was to transport attendees of the World Championships back to Lexington following this year's races. According to the suit filed in Fayette Circuit Court Dec. 1, Breeders' Cup contracted with AirCharter.com to transport about 60 Breeders' Cup patrons to Lexington immediately following the Nov. 1 second day of the World Championships at so they could prepare for the auctions that were scheduled to begin Nov. 3. Included in the price were sodas, bottled water, juices, and dry snacks, but not including catering/bar charges or charges for de-icing or excess fuel, according to the contract.

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  5. Wise Dan Recovering Well as Season EndsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Blood Horse

    The youngsters were newly arrived from trainer Charlie LoPresti's nearby Forest Lane Farm and the 7-year-old champ viewed their occasional spooks and squeals with pricked ears and an air of experienced superiority. You'd never see him throwing such hijinks, no sir.

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  6. What's Going On Here: Looking Forward to '15Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Blood Horse

    In speaking with stallion managers about the new sires for 2015 , there is a level of enthusiasm not seen in some time. We realize these guys are salespeople and they are making their best pitch to fill the books for their new guns, but, getting past the subject matter of the first-year sires, the consensus is for brighter days ahead.

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  7. EVA: A European PerspectiveRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | Blood Horse

    An infectious equine disease is bad news no matter what language you speak or which country you call home. But between countries, regulatory bodies, and animal health professionals, there often remains a difference in perspective when it comes to handling these diseases.

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  8. Purse Increase, Date Change for Blue GrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Blood Horse

    The Blue Grass, which offered a $750,000 purse from 1999-2014, now will carry a seven-figure purse and be conducted four weeks before the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands . The added purse money and time between the Blue Grass and the Derby should prove attractive to horsemen, who in recent years have favored the additional week between the final Derby prep race and the Louisville classic.

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  9. Welfare and Safety Summit Scheduled for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Blood Horse

    The Jockey Club and Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation have announced that the sixth Welfare and Safety of the Racehorse Summit will be held Wednesday, July 8, in Lexington. The summit, which brings together a cross-section of the breeding, racing, and veterinary communities, again will be underwritten and coordinated by The Jockey Club and Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation and hosted by the Keeneland Association.

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  10. Durkin to Host TCA Stallion Season AuctionRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Blood Horse

    Tom Durkin will host the Thoroughbred Charities of America's 25th annual Select Stallion Season Auction to be held Jan. 10 at the Keeneland Entertainment Center in Lexington. "We are thrilled that Tom Durkin will be hosting our auction and anniversary celebration," said Erin Crady, executive director of TCA, in a press release Dec. 3. "Tom is engaging, witty, eloquent, and a born story-teller and we are really excited to kick off the 25th year of TCA with him."

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  11. Slick Matriarch Win for Front-Running La TiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Blood Horse

    The well-traveled La Tia is an Illinois homebred of Salvador Hernandez and is trained by Armando de la Cerda. She improved to 4-for-4 at the one-mile distance while earning her fourth graded stakes win of the year.

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  12. Cigar Mile As 'Stallion Maker'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Blood Horse

    The racing adage "best milers make the best sires" has been pegged to the Metropolitan Handicap , and for good reason. The Met Mile, run traditionally on Memorial Day has been the proving ground for potential sire power for decades.

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  13. Churchill Proposes Derby Bet on Winning SireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Blood Horse

    Besides having bragging rights this spring, stud farms also could have the opportunity to wager on their sires delivering a Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands winner. would like to add a Derby future wager in which bettors would select who they think will be the sire of the Derby winner in the upcoming race.

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  14. What's Going On Here: Going NationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Blood Horse

    The fledgling Retired Racehorse Project is moving its signature event-the Thoroughbred Makeover-to Lexington in 2015. The timing of the move could significantly transform the scope of the organization and its mission.

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  15. Salute the Sarge to E.A. Ranches in CARead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Blood Horse

    He will stand for an introductory fee of $1,000. The 9-year-old son of Dixie Ghost, by Silver Ghost, won three of six starts at 2 including scores in the 2007 Best Pal Stakes and Hollywood Juvenile Championship Stakes .

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  16. Salute the Sarge to E.A. Ranches in Calif.Read the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Blood Horse

    He will stand for an introductory fee of $1,000. The 9-year-old son of Dixie Ghost, by Silver Ghost, won three of six starts at 2 including scores in the 2007 Best Pal Stakes and Hollywood Juvenile Championship Stakes .

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  17. Easter Gift Takes Unusual Path Back to ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Blood Horse

    A year later, Brown feels the same way about Easter Gift and Robert V. LaPenta's 5-year-old son of visits have not been what Brown had hoped. Easter Gift earned his spot in the 2014 Clark with a sharp allowance win Oct. 12, his first win in only three outings this year.

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  18. East Gift Takes Unusual Path Back to ClarkRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 23 | Blood Horse

    A year later, Brown feels the same way about Easter Gift and Robert V. LaPenta's 5-year-old son of visits have not been what Brown had hoped. Easter Gift earned his spot in the 2014 Clark with a sharp allowance win Oct. 12, his first win in only three outings this year.

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  19. Florida Feed Manufacturer Issues RecallRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Blood Horse

    A Lakeland, Fla.-based animal feed manufacturer is recalling four of its horse feed products following a possible link to the deaths of three horses in South Florida. The recall was initiated by Lakeland Animal Nutrition, a subsidiary of Alltech, an animal nutrition company based in Lexington.

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  20. Commissioner Back in Training; Dubai PossibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Blood Horse

    The son of A.P. Indy - Flaming Heart, by Touch Gold has been back in training for 30-40 days, according to WinStar president, CEO, and racing manager Elliott Walden. "Everything is going great and he looks to be approximately 60 days from a race," Walden said.

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