My great night having dinner with my sisters was shattered when I got home to find out the mare that lives next to us broke her leg somehow and was put down while I was having dinner.
RIP Miss Bobbi.…
Resources for OTTB Owners
There’s lots of great information to be found on the Internet if you have an off-the-track Thoroughbred. I am going to start writing a series on how to dig out information on your Thoroughbred using the digital tools available for free. This is the first in the new series. We will outline step-by-step how and where to dig out the info on your ex-racehorse.
A stem-cell repair technique that has already been used to fix hundreds of injured race horses is to be tested for the first time in people with damaged Achilles tendons. More than 1,500 race horses have been treated using the same process and follow-up data suggests a 50 percent reduction in re-injury over a three year period, compared with conventional treatment.
The Jockey Club announced today that it has established Tattoo Identification Services, a free resource to help owners identify tattooed but unknown Thoroughbreds in their possession.
Maybe Satisfied is the latest addition to the Special Equestrians of Georgia’s stable of horses for their riding program which provides therapeutic riding for the physically and mentally challenged.