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Goodbye Suffolk Downs

Suffolk Downs (at least this version of it) is closing tomorrow. There’s still some hope that another version of it will come along in the future. But for now, it’s closing, and the future is uncertain. It’s still hard to … Continue reading

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Renegade Champion

I love reading about horses who are unlikely champions, and the people who love them. More often than not those horses are Thoroughbreds and their people are women, and I think that anyone of us who never grew out of … Continue reading

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Redefining the OTTB conversation

I just spent a good chunk of the evening catching up on the trainer’s blogs over at the Retired Racehorse Trainer Challenge. Awesome way to spend an evening, right? What I love most about the trainer challenge is that it’s … Continue reading

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More TBs please!

There’s been a lot of talk lately about how to better market TBs to the show horse crowd; to get them to the point of popularity as an all-around sport horse that they used to be 15-20 years ago. It’s … Continue reading

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Showcase Recap

Well, another Suffolk Showcase has come and gone.  I am totally, utterly exhausted. But it is totally, utterly worth every second of work we’ve put into it over the past few weeks. We had a good turnout, despite the overcast … Continue reading

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