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  1. Lab: Delays Followed Suspicious Samples SpikeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Blood Horse

    Officials at a Lexington equine drug-testing laboratory blamed recent long delays in processing samples on a spike of nearly 100 times the number of usual suspicious results this year compared with 2013. Regulators in Indiana and Kentucky have said that the Lexington lab, LGC, has not been turning around tests in a timely manner this year.

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  2. HRRN Plans 17 Hours of Breeders' Cup CoverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Blood Horse

    Horse Racing Radio Network, the Eclipse Award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, Ky., plans to to provide 17 hours of live Breeders' Cup coverage from Santa Anita Park beginning Wednesday, Oct. 29. The exclusive radio partner of the Breeders' Cup, HRRN will host national radio coverage of racing's championship days for the eighth consecutive year. Coverage begins Wednesday morning, Oct. 29, with the first of three Breeders' Cup Countdown shows hosted live from Santa Anita's Clockers' Corner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. ET.

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  3. Tapit Filly Tops Record F-T October SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Blood Horse

    A parade of high-priced fillies closed out a record-setting October yearling sale the evening of Oct. 22 at Fasig-Tipton in Lexington, Ky., led by a sale-topping $410,000 The auction overall sold 836 yearlings for $29,976,200, up 7.4% from last season's $27,908,000 for 818 horses. Average gained 5.1%, climbing from $34,117 to $35,857, and median rose 7.4%, from $17,000 to $18,250.

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  4. Keeneland, Red Mile Partner on Instant RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Blood Horse

    The announcement was made Oct. 22. Earlier talks were geared toward having one Lexington facility for wagering on historical racing, but Keeneland later announced it would build its own facility. That was before Keeneland learned it would host the 2015 Breeders' Cup World Championships.

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  5. F-T October Running Ahead of 2013 Record PaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Blood Horse

    Resellers and racehorse owners alike helped pump up the market Oct. 22 at Fasig-Tipton Kentucky's October yearling sale, which a second consecutive day of gains in gross and average and a median level with last year's figure of $18,000. Trainer Mark Casse, representing Ernie Semersky and Dory Newell's Conquest Stables, secured the $400,000 sale-leader Tuesday night in the second session's waning hours, the Baccari Bloodstock agency's Overall, the second of three sessions at the Lexington auction sold 282 yearlings for a combined $10,416,700, a 4% increase over last year's total for 273 horses.

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  6. F-T October Sale Gains Across Board at OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Blood Horse

    Oussama Aboughazale's International Equities Holdings, which has had a good summer at the races, struck in the auction ring Oct. 20 as Fasig-Tipton Kentucky's three-day October yearling sale opened in Lexington. Represented by Freddy Seitz, International Equities swooped for the day's most expensive horse, a $370,000 ridgling by hot young sire .

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  7. Jockeys' Guild, RTCA Set Up Saez Family FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Blood Horse

    The Jockeys' Guild has partnered with the Race Track Chaplaincy of America to establish an account for funds for the family of apprentice jockey Juan Saez. in Shelbyville, Indiana.

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  8. Trainer Richard Finds Footing at KeenelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Blood Horse

    Count trainer Chris Richard as one of the more enthusiastic horsemen regarding the recent removal of Polytrack and installation of dirt before this year's fall meet at Keeneland. Richard registered four wins from his first five starts at Keeneland this fall, winning three races for owner Maggi Moss with Galloping Domino, Como Se Llama, and Electric Temptress; and one with Jackrabbit Thoroughbreds' Quality Council.

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  9. Teenage Horse Lover Integral Part of DonegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Blood Horse

    For Amanda Gillman, the sport is more about horse than racing. The 15-year-old South Carolina resident loves going to the races, but she prefers to be at the barn instead of the frontside.

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  10. Alcibiades Winner Peace and War Out of BCRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Blood Horse

    " is tiny, however we strongly feel that Peace and War has a very exciting year next year with a great program that could include the Ashland, the Kentucky Oaks, the Coaching Club Oaks, the Alabama, the Spinster and even another tilt at the Breeders' Cup."

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  11. Sparkling Review Aces Pin Oak Valley ViewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Blood Horse

    A Lexington native, Colebrook is a University of Kentucky graduate and a former assistant to Christophe Clement who has sent out 21 winners so far, dating back to his first victory in October of 2013. "I could see she was going better than everybody else," Colebrook said.

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  12. Pre-Entries for Breeders' Cup Close Oct. 20Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Blood Horse

    Pre-entries for all 13 Breeders' Cup World Championships races will close Monday, Oct. 20 at noon local time of the place of pre-entry, Breeders' Cup announced Oct. 16. Pre-entered fields for all Breeders' Cup races will be announced Wednesday, Oct. 22. This year's Breeders' Cup takes place Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 at . Breeders' Cup pre-entry is the first stage of a two-step entry payment process for all owners intending to start a horse in a Breeders' Cup World Championships race.

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  13. Catching Up with 2013 Breeders' Cup WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Blood Horse

    Some have retired, a hearty few race on - but regardless of where they are today, the winners of last year's Breeders' Cup World Championships will always have their place in history. Here we check in with the 14 runners who put on a great show in 2013.

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  14. Sterling Stud's Drena Van Doren Dies at 79Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Blood Horse

    She was 79. The Van Dorens, who were married 34 years, owned and bred horses since 1979. They initially purchased a Central Kentucky farm in 1992 and launched the 60-acre Sterling Stud in Lexington in 2000.

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  15. Miss Behaviour Headlines Deep Raven Run FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Blood Horse

    The Raven Run is the ninth race Saturday with a scheduled post time of 5:13 p.m. ET. filly has been first or second in all but one of six starts in stakes company this year.

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  16. Pensioned Stallions: The Old GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Blood Horse

    These Thoroughbreds are among the few to achieve feats of glory at the races and have gotten the opportunity to pass their genes on to the generations that follow. Blood-Horse visuals director Anne M. Eberhardt and features editor Lenny Shulman recently visited with some of Central Kentucky's most celebrated senior citizens.

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  17. The Vet Tech's Role in Colic SurgeryRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Blood Horse

    Despite veterinary advancements and dramatically improved postoperative survival rates, colic is still a leading cause of death among horses. Colic, by definition, is abdominal pain; this is a clinical sign rather than a disease.

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  18. KEEP Launches Non-Profit FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Blood Horse

    The Kentucky Equine Education Project has created the KEEP Foundation, which is designed to provide grants for equine organizations throughout the state. The foundation is a non-profit 501 organization, officials said Oct. 15. Newly elected officers for the KEEP Foundation are chairman Fred Sarver, owner of Cornerstone Saddlebred Farm in Carlisle, Ky., and proprietor of Sarver Equine in Paris, Ky.; vice chairman David Blee, principal owner of Runnymede Farm in Paris; and treasurer Jim Mahan, owner of Mahan Farms in Lexington.

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  19. Player Mixes Inspiration and Advice to OwnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Blood Horse

    World champion golfer and longtime South African breeder Gary Player offered a mix of inspirational and practical anecdotes during the keynote address of the inaugural Thoroughbred Owner Conference, being held Oct. 13-16 in Lexington. Player, considered one of the 20th century's greatest golfers and one of only five players to win the Grand Slam on both the PGA Tour and Senior or Champions Tour, has also been breeding Thoroughbreds for about 40 years.

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  20. Horse Auctions, Trainer Relations ExploredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Blood Horse

    Some aspects of Thoroughbred ownership, from buying a horse at auction to knowing how to select and deal with a trainer, can be daunting. And while there are no hard and fast rules about how to carry out these activities, the experiences of those who have been there and had success can prove beneficial to others, as those attending the Thoroughbred Ownership at found out Oct. 14. During the four-day conference's second afternoon, one panel discussion shed light on what an owner can expect when buying a horse at auction, while another session delved into the intricacies of trainer selection and offered tips for communicating with that trainer while trying to achieve success on the racetrack.

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