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  1. White Beauty LineageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Blood Horse

    Patchen Wilkes Farm near Lexington, Ky. has been home to 13 white foals since 1995.

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  2. Rare White Foal a Patchen Wilkes SpecialtyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Blood Horse

    Get to know the stunning white foal that Patchen Wilkes Farm welcomed on Super Bowl Sunday. Though white Thoroughbreds are rare, Patchen Wilkes specializes in breeding and raising white racehorses in Lexington, Ky.

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  3. Ellen Veitch, Equestrian, Wife of Trainer, DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Blood Horse

    Equestrian Ellen Conway Veitch, the wife of Hall of Fame trainer John Veitch, died Feb. 9 in Lexington at age 71. Born in Conway, N.Y., Veitch was a nationally known horse show secretary in the hunter jumper class at such major horse shows as the Washington International Horse Show, Hampton Classic Long Island, National Horse Show, Gulf Coast Classic, Bluegrass Festival Horse Show and the Capital Challenge. She was also a certified show horse steward by the United States Equestrian Federation for the hunter and jumper disciplines.

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  4. Hampton Court's First Northern Hemisphere Foal BornRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Blood Horse

    The bay filly is also the first foal out of the young Arch mare Dating Lady Luck, a half sister to current multiple graded stakes winner "This is exactly the type of foal we were looking for when we brought Hampton Court over from Australia," said Ned Toffey, general manager at Spendthrift. "The filly is extremely athletic looking, with tremendous bone and substance."

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  5. Notional Moving to Swifty Farm in IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Blood Horse

    The 13-year-old son of In Excess - Truly Blessed, by French Deputy, was purchased for $8,000 at the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky mixed sale by partners David Bogue, Randy Haffner, and Tommy Wente out of the Rockin Z Ranch dispersal handled by Vinery Sales. "I was watching this horse when he stood at Spendthrift," said Wente, who owns a farm near Lexington.

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  6. Look Back: Busher Beats the Boys in 1945 San VicenteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Blood Horse

    In conjunction with Tom Hall's Throwback Thursday features in BloodHorse Daily , BloodHorse.com each Thursday will present corresponding race stories from the pages of the magazine. This week is a short recap of the 1945 San Vicente Handicap at won by Busher.

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  7. Vibrant Market in Fasig-Tipton Winter Mixed Sale OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Blood Horse

    So she asked Hill 'n' Dale's Donato Lanni to scout the sales in search of a mare and with time running out, the Kentucky agent landed on , topping the Feb. 6 session of the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky winter mixed sale at $475,000. The sale in Lexington is the final mixed sale before the mid-February start of the breeding season.

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  8. Super Majesty Tops Fasig-Tipton Day 1 Watch ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Blood Horse

    The 5-year-old daughter from the first crop of WinStar's Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands winner won or placed in five of her nine starts for LNJ Foxwoods, with her three victories including the 2015 Dogwood Stakes . Now the mare's owners hope she can duplicate that success in the sales ring and eventually the breeding shed.

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  9. Kid Silver Carries Perrones' Hopes at Fasig-TiptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Blood Horse

    Cataloged as Hip 448, the gray mare is consigned by Jim and Karen Perrone's Perrone Sales, as agent. While Kid Silver is 15, somewhat an advanced age to attract much action at a sale, the mare remains striking and does not look her age.

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  10. Rood & Riddle to Host Educational SeminarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Blood Horse

    Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital will host Rood & Riddle Responds, an educational seminar for people engaged in the equine industry, on Feb. 22 at Embassy Suites in Lexington. Now in its thirty-second year, the Rood & Riddle Client Education Seminar will return to the question and answer format that was first implemented last year.

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  11. Dialed In Colt Tops Fasig-Tipton Midlantic SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | Blood Horse

    Consigned as Hip 174 by Bill Reightler, agent, the April 5, 2016, foal was bred in Pennsylvania by Donald L. Brown Jr. and was produced from the winning Lord Carson mare Her Lady Grace. A half sister to Halory Leigh, a hard-knocking multiple grade 2 winner at Machmer Hall's Carrie Brogden said she has "become a reluctant fan" of Dialed In, the grade 1-winning son of who stands at Darby Dan Farm near Lexington.

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  12. California Chrome on Schedule for Kentucky TripRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | Blood Horse

    At 6:45 a.m. Jan. 29, California Chrome's groom Raul Rodriguez said the original plan to ship out around 9 a.m. on a trip to Taylor Made in Nicholasville, Ky. was still in place.

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  13. Noted Turf Writer, Historian Mooney Passes PeacefullyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | Blood Horse

    William P. "Bill" Mooney, the award-winning turf writer who ranked among Thoroughbred racing's premier historians, died peacefully at his Lexington home Jan. 28 after a devastating two-year battle with renal cell carcinoma. He was 69. Mooney insisted there be no moments of silence in his memory, requesting instead that if people feel so compelled, they "have a moment of noise."

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  14. HRRN Begins 2017 Season With Pegasus CoverageRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 26 | Blood Horse

    Horse Racing Radio Network , the Eclipse Award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, KY and official radio home of the 2017 Triple Crown and Breeders' Cup World Championships, returns to Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Florida this Saturday to provide exclusive radio coverage of the world's richest horse race. The $12 million Pegasus World Cup, which features the highly anticipated rematch between Arrogate and California Chrome, will be aired live from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. ET on SiriusXM channel 93 and streamed live on the HRRN website .

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  15. 24 Supplements to Fasig-Tipton Winter Mixed SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Blood Horse

    Twenty-four entries have been added to the Fasig-Tipton winter mixed sale that will be held Feb. 6-7 in Lexington. The supplemental catalog can be viewed online , with the supplemental horses, which include include racing and/or broodmare prospects, in-foal mares, and short yearlings, selling Feb. 7 as Hips 617-640 following completion of the main catalog.

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  16. Keen Ice to Calumet Upon RetirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 22 | Blood Horse

    "As the only horse to beat champion American Pharoah during his 3-year-old campaign, Keen Ice will be an appealing dirt option among our diverse stallion offerings. We look forward to supporting Keen Ice in the breeding shed, sales ring, and his progeny on the track."

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  17. First Foal a Filly for Grade 1 Winner DanzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Blood Horse

    Bred by country singer Toby Keith's Dream Walkin Farms, the dark bay or brown filly is out of the "This is a good-sized filly with a great profile and a ton of class. She's very attractive, has a lot of leg and an abundant hip.

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  18. Keeneland Announces Spring Meet Stakes ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Blood Horse

    Purse money for the Lexington and opening day Transylvania Presented by Keeneland Select have been increased by $50,000 each. The 15-day Spring Meet, to be held April 7-28, will offer racing Wednesdays through Sundays except Easter Sunday, April 16. "Keeneland receives loyal support from owners and trainers across North America, and we are proud to once again feature such a rich and diverse stakes schedule," said Keeneland vice president of racing and sales Bob Elliston.

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  19. Dr. Zic Among 36 Added to Fasig-Tipton Winter MixedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Blood Horse

    Fasig-Tipton has cataloged 36 entries for the 2017 Kentucky Winter Mixed Sale supplemental catalog. Those entries may now be viewed online .

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  20. Luxair Jets Official Eclipse Awards PartnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Blood Horse

    The National Thoroughbred Racing Association today announced that LUXAIR JETS , which provides private aviation travel on a fleet of some of the world's finest private aircraft, has become an official partner of the Eclipse Awards. Founded and based in Lexington, Ky., LUXAIR JETS provides worldwide "on demand" charter jet service at fleet member pricing without any minimum or hourly buy-in requirements.

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