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Practical Horseman Magazine reprrinted a 40 year old interview with US Show Jumping Team coach Bertalan De Nemethy in its January issue. In response to a question about the qualities that […]
Ihearucallingme is a 2008 colt bred and raced by Dr. Nat Kieffer, former professor of genetics at Texas A&M. He is a son of Higher Calling out of the Devious Course […]
Many thanks to Ken Carson and Valor Farm for their recent donations to The Paddock Foundation in memory of Ralph Arnold and Robert A. Gentry.
HolystoneA son of the great Man O’ War, Holystone failed to be a champion on the racetrack. When he retired after earning only $850 he became a show jumper. He […]
Note: This is a great story from Esther Marr at Blood-Horse about a talented OTTB. Anyone in Texas have an artist in the barn? Today I bring you the […]
Jockey Rosie Napravnik riding her OTTB “Sugar” In 2012, Rosie Napravnik became the first female jockey to win the Kentucky Oaks. How wonderful to see a top jockey aboard an […]
Look Out Hunter World, The OTTBs Are Coming! By: Jennifer Alfano Chronicle of The Horse “It’s been a while since I’ve had a Thoroughbred, and it’s easy to see that they really […]
VALID EXPECTATIONS BECOMES ALL-TIME LEADING TEXAS SIRE, CLOSES IN ON $30 MILLION Valid Expectations * Lee Ackerley photo Valid Expectations, the dominant stallion in Texas over the past decade, recently […]
VENUE CHANGE FOR TTA AWARDS BANQUET The TTA Annual Awards Banquet scheduled for Saturday, February 16th at Sam Houston Race Park will now be held in the San Jacinto Suite in […]