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  1. Gronkowski Connections Target Belmont StakesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    While an ill-timed illness knocked him out of consideration for the Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve , the connections of stakes winner Phoenix Thoroughbreds announced April 24 that Gronkowski, a 3-year-old colt who finished atop the European Road to the Kentucky Derby standings, will resume training next week in preparation for his U.S. debut in the final leg of the Triple Crown June 9 at The Phoenix team was forced to bypass the May 5 Kentucky Derby after the horse experienced a minor infection, which prevented his travel from Newmarket, England, to Kentucky. The horse is now on antibiotics and is expected back on the track early next week.

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  2. Up Front Flor Ida 'just a blessing'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | HarnessLink.com

    ... was a big upset winner the first time, but I knew she was going to get better and better," McKoy said. "She's a good horse. I think she's hopefully just getting started. Up Front Flor Ida was slow to get to the races as a 2-year-old because she ...

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  3. The Chronicle Staff's 2018 Land Rover Kentucky CCI**** PicksRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chronicle of the Horse

    The course is ready, the horses are settled in at the Kentucky Horse Park, and the Land Rover Kentucky CCI**** begins tomorrow with the first horse inspection. More than 50 combinations are ready to tackle the toughest event in the United States, and while Michael Jung will be looking to take his fourth consecutive title with fischerRocana FST, there are so many other combinations that we're rooting for to succeed.

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  4. Behind The Photo: A Little Levade On The Way To The WinRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chronicle of the Horse

    For a guy who nearly got sat on by a horse on April 21, Jack Doyle was exceedingly cheerful as he recounted his experience at this year's Middleburg Spring Races . The 28-year-old native of Tipperary, Ireland, is currently leading the National Steeplechase Association races and money won standings with seven wins after five weeks on the spring circuit, and he had three winners and two seconds from seven rides at the Glenwood Park meet.

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  5. Rider's brain - bounced like a ping-pong ball' in schooling fallRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Horse and Hound

    ... to this pretty harmless cross-pole and the mare decided she didn't want to jump it. "I don't recall a lot but the horse's owner was videoing it and I saw it afterwards; she came round to the jump, refused at the last minute and dropped her shoulder ...

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  6. Full RacecardRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    ... ounce back to form at Yarmouth on Tuesday. He has a tip for every race in the UK and Ireland. David Ord returns with a horse-by-horse guide to Saturday's Bet365 Gold Cup at Sandown - with Nigel Twiston-Davies fancied to land the prize.

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  7. Newly-formed equestrian team reaches final of national schools eventRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

    The Woldgate College Equestrian team of five, whose ages range from 11 to 17, beat stiff competition in two preliminary rounds to qualify for the National Schools Equestrian Association championships in both show jumping and arena eventing. Pearcy winning the 70cm class and the 80cm class at the qualifying round in Northallerton in February, the team will represent East Yorkshire at the Show jumping County Challenge on 20th-22nd April at Bury Farm Equestrian Centre in Luton, Bedfordshire.

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  8. Badminton Horse Trials 2018: Dates, schedule, tickets, parking, transport and eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | This is Bath

    Horse lovers from around the country will flock to the Cotswolds as one of Britain's best-known events -the Badminton Horse Trials - starts next week. A highlight of the British equestrian calendar, the trials draws in thousands to the stunning venue for a mixture of sport, shopping and family-friendly fun.

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  9. Behind The Stall Door With: JollyboRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Chronicle of the Horse

    When Canadian eventer Hawley Bennett-Awad first spotted Jollybo at the 2015 Galway Downs CCI*** with her former rider Justine Dutton, the bay mare caught her eye. Dutton decided to sell the 14-year-old British Sport Horse in 2016, and Bennett-Awad was first in line.

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  10. Hundreds of horses being 'fly-tipped' and left to die, says RSPCARead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The First Post

    ... with the rubbish. So they have taken their rubbish out to flytip... and at the same time took the sick and injured horse along with it," Garvey said. "And we've gone out to calls and not been able to see the horse until we've literally rifled ...

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  11. Show Jumping Courses Are Puzzles for Horse and Rider to SolveRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The New York Times

    Show jumping tests the abilities of two athletes: the rider and the horse. To the untrained eye the course may look like a random assortment of jumps, but it is a carefully designed puzzle that has been set for them by the invisible but essential hand of the course designer.

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  12. When There Is Blood on a Horse, Is It an Accident or Abuse?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The New York Times

    When Scott Brash and his mount, Ursula XII, completed the towering jumps set in the sands here in an international show jumping competition earlier this month, their winning performance did not guarantee a victory. The Scottish Sport Horse strode out from the seaside arena to where a show official was tugging on latex gloves.

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  13. Bates has an eye on WEGRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Hawkesbury Gazette

    Wilberforce rider Christine Bates will be hoping to catch the eye of selectors for the 2018 World Equestrian Games when she and talented gelding Adelaide Hill compete at Sydney International Horse Trials this weekend. The combination will line up in the competitive CCI3* event, having already won two of their three CCI3* career starts as well as their last three CIC3* events.

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  14. Hoofin' it to practiceRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

    Teiha Weaver, 18, walks along Sinking Valley Road with her horse, Nicholas, on her way to a training session Monday afternoon.

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  15. Rescued horses feel the love at Changing Fates Equine RescueRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    Susan Herdegen approached a bay mare, halter in one hand and brush in the other, speaking softly and rubbing the horse's muzzle. "Ready for a nice brushing, Sunshine?" she asked as she placed the halter around the horse's head and fastened a lead.

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  16. Repeat winners in Weiss splits for mare pacersRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | HarnesRacing

    ... aight win from the mare for the ownership of Allard Racing Inc. and Ameer Major as there were four claims in the seven-horse field, including the 1-2-3 finishers. (Pocono/PHHA)

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  17. Hometown Champions honored at Red Bluff Round-Up ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Red Bluff Daily News

    ... World Champion Barrel Racer Nellie Miller was joined by her daughters and her father Sam Williams, who trained her horse Sister on whom she competed in 47 rodeos in 2017, as she started off the parade in the role of grand marshal in a wagon pulled ...

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  18. Punchestown Day 1: Preview and tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | RTE.ie

    ... look a gift from the heavens come this evening. There is no doubt that he is or certainly was a far more talented horse than Min, who had a really hard race 11 days ago at Aintree, having been beaten at Cheltenham in the Queen Mother, in which ...

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  19. Field set for Tuesday's Bonus Series finalRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | HarnesRacing

    ... he series title is an additional $10,000 SOA payday to the winner, provided the owner(s), trainer and driver(s) of the horse throughout the series were association members before the first draw of the series.

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  20. 10 Reasons to Join AQHYARead the original story

    21 hrs ago | American Quarter Horse Journal

    ... may lose unsubmitted data. If you would like to extend your session click the Renew button below. If you are or have a horse-crazy kid, then encourage them to join the largest equine breed association and watch them blossom into a great leader. The ...

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