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

    Saturday | 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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  2. Teenage Horse Lover Integral Part of DonegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | 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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  3. Alcibiades Winner Peace and War Out of BCRead the original story

    Saturday | 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. Survey: Drug Testing System Has Serious FlawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Blood Horse

    Research commissioned by The Jockey Club shows that, though the Thoroughbred industry has made progress in the area of uniform medication and testing standards, a state-by-state approach is at best problematic. The Jockey Club Oct. 14 held a media briefing via Skype in Lexington and New York City.

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  15. El Corredor Sold to Turkish InterestsRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Blood Horse

    El Corredor stood at Copper Crown Stallion Station in 2014 after moving from Questroyal North, where he stood the 2013 season. He was moved to Questroyal from Hill 'n' Dale Farms, where he began his stallion career in 2002.

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  16. Drug Testing Delays Mount, States Eye OptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Blood Horse

    Delays at the respected Lexington equine drug-testing laboratory LGC have forced two of its biggest customers, the Indiana Horse Racing Commission and Kentucky Horse Racing Commission, to consider other options. In August, the IHRC announced it had reached an emergency contract with Industrial Laboratories in Denver because LGC had a backlog of samples that required confirmatory testing.

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  17. Darby Dan Stud Fees Unchanged for 2015Read the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Blood Horse

    A weanling son of the 2011 Preakness Stakes winner was the overall highest-priced horse at the recent Fasig-Tipton New York Saratoga fall sale, selling for $150,000.

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  18. Wise Dan to Miss Breeders' Cup MileRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Blood Horse

    The injury will prevent him from seeking a third Breeders' Cup Mile title for trainer Charlie LoPresti on Nov. 1 at "He was scheduled to breeze in a few days and Charlie checked him over to be sure he was 100%," Fink said. "Unfortunately, Charlie noticed some swelling in his ankle and quickly decided to X-ray him to be sure everything was alright.

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  19. Williamson Named to Three Chimneys PostRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | Blood Horse

    Originally from Epsom, England, Williamson has worked in the Thoroughbred industry for 25 years, the last 17 years working in the United States. He joins Three Chimneys from Adena Springs, where he was responsible for stallion season sales.

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  20. Nine Grass Marathoners Line Up for SycamoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Blood Horse

    The Sycamore is the eighth race on Keeneland's Thursday card with a 4:42 ET scheduled post. Javier Castellano will ride Unitarian, who starts from the far outside post for trainer Todd Pletcher.

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