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An Owners Rx to Combat Short Fields

2019-09-10T13:24:29-05:00September 10th, 2019|

An Owners Rx to Combat Short Fields By Michael Valiante   Nick and Delora Beaver started Bell Gable Stable in July of 2017. In a very short period of time it grew to be a mid-sized stable, racing to-date primarily at Delaware and Laurel. I reached out to Nick recently [...]

Is Horse Of The Year Clear?

2019-09-10T18:58:34-05:00September 10th, 2019|

Is Horse Of The Year Clear?   Midnight Bisou noses out Elate at the wire in the Personal Ensign Stakes (Grade 1) on August 24th, 2019. Photo: Steve Heuertz       After the rocky Triple Crown and the first half of the racing calendar concluded front runners [...]

Keeneland Fall 2019 Yearling Sale Book 1

2019-09-08T19:20:04-05:00September 8th, 2019|

The Keeneland Fall 2019 Yearling Sale: Book 1 By Kaitlin Free     The annual Keeneland September Yearling Sale is finally once again upon us. Arguably the finest yearling sale on the planet, the best of the best come together in hopes of finding the next great one. Often but [...]

An Approach to a Favorable Outcome: Seth Benzel

2019-09-02T08:36:16-05:00September 2nd, 2019|

An approach to a favorable outcome; Benzel enjoys success in both art and Thoroughbred racing  By Ben Baugh     The subject matter and practical experience have taken artist and horseman Seth Benzel to destinations that are not only inspirational but compelling in their unique and poignant nature.  Art and [...]

Native Dancer, Close to Perfection

2019-08-31T10:44:01-05:00August 31st, 2019|

Native Dancer - Close to Perfection By Peter Lee A head. About 20 inches. That's all that prevented Native Dancer from becoming an undefeated, immortal racehorse - bigger than Man O' War, even Secretariat. Instead, he suffered a defeat in the most important race of his career - the 1953 [...]

I Have The Horse

2019-08-30T11:19:00-05:00August 30th, 2019|

I Have the (Horse) Book Right Here By Mike Valiante I have been reading handicapping books since I began betting in the 1970’s and I am often asked by  individuals that would consider themselves at a beginner or intermediate level of handicapping which books they should read. For me the [...]

Improving Semen Quality

2019-08-29T10:11:42-05:00August 29th, 2019|

Improving Semen Quality by Feeding Fish Oil and Vitamin E  Two of the key ingredients in Equine Omega Complete and Equine Omega Vitamin E   Everyone in the horse breeding business eventually comes across a stallion with questionable fertility. Research has focused on feeding omega-3 fatty acids like fish oil, [...]

A Way of Life

2019-09-01T11:53:51-05:00August 28th, 2019|

  Georgina Baxter: A way of Life By Ben Baugh   A woman whose pedigree suggested a life with horses, wasn’t encouraged to pursue what she was predestined for, but instead followed the course of her calling with a fierce passion, a palpable love that’s as charming as the smile [...]

Getting Ready by Jonathan Stettin

2017-11-01T06:46:05-05:00October 31st, 2017|

  Jonathan Stettin and Past the Wire are proud supporters of The Jockeys' Guild     Past the Wire by Jonathan Stettin Getting Ready   For the past several weeks, most of us who play the horses have been getting ready for the Breeders' Cup. Interestingly enough, getting ready means [...]