Favorite Photos of Race Horses

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Kurenai
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Fri Feb 23, 2018 6:58 am

:lol: Look at Müllers face while he is doing that
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Fri Feb 23, 2018 7:16 am

@Tachyon - The photos of Gold Ship in the snow are so beautiful and peaceful. Thank you for sharing them with us.

@Stark - Oh the games horses play with their humans. :lol:
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Sun Mar 04, 2018 9:42 am

I haz cookie pleeze, Alan? (Chrome and Alan Sherman. Fun Barbara Livingston photo.)

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Fun Barbara Livingston photo.
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I’ve known plenty of horses pulling out with 4 shoes coming back from the gallops with only 3 but never known a horse to come back with 5 shoes... This is exactly what happened to one of my fillies this very morning! Unbelievable!

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I've found it easier to tear up tickets at 8/1 instead of 8/5.
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Fri Mar 16, 2018 7:56 pm

:o That looks like it could have hurt. :?
I know Gun Runner picked up a lost shoe in his tail last year, but for a shoe flying through the air to land a perfect 'ringer' on another horse's leg has to be nearly impossible.
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stark wrote:https://twitter.com/DavidMenuisier/stat ... 7395197952
David Menuisier
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I’ve known plenty of horses pulling out with 4 shoes coming back from the gallops with only 3 but never known a horse to come back with 5 shoes... This is exactly what happened to one of my fillies this very morning! Unbelievable!

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They are very lucky she wasn't hurt badly. The blacksmith had to pry open the shoe to get it off. Yes, that guy needs to buy a lotto ticket right now.

David Menuisier @DavidMenuisier
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Replying to @mbauerherzog
The filly is fine @mbauerherzog , not a single scratch on her, thank God. Pretty scary to witness though as she picked up that shoe in full canter!
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I've found it easier to tear up tickets at 8/1 instead of 8/5.
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I've found it easier to tear up tickets at 8/1 instead of 8/5.
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Love the helper horses!
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Resurrecting the thread!

Larry Jones galloping I'm A Chatterbox

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(Photo by Mike Seculic)
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Mon Sep 10, 2018 7:37 am

Hawkbill getting a kissy

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(Photo from Brittney Mayotte)
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Thu Sep 13, 2018 3:09 am

Winx having her regular swim at the beach the day after a race
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Not sure when this photo was taken but I think it is from about this time last year
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Thu Sep 13, 2018 3:31 am

Trainer Tommy Woodcock (aka the groom of Phar Lap) and his grand stayer Reckless the night before he finished 2nd in the 1977 Melbourne Cup
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It gets better a couple of hours before the Cup he was walking the horse around and giving kids rides as he did so! He put a couple of kids bareback on the horse walked it around then put the next lot of kids on!
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Sun Sep 16, 2018 10:23 pm

Iron Fist having a good time at the Breeders’ Cup.

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(Photo from Lady and the Track)
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