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by Sparrow Castle
Wed May 15, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: 2019 Three-Year-Olds
Replies: 395
Views: 26510

Re: 2019 Three-Year-Olds

Anyone know how common it is to have post- surgery swelling and inflammation persist after this type of surgery? I was reading about a new technique where in addition to splitting the aryepiglottic folds, this tissue is surgically excised, dramatically reducing recurrence rates which can range from...
by Sparrow Castle
Wed May 15, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Kentucky Derby : Do you agree with the stewards decision?
Replies: 151
Views: 9035

Re: Kentucky Derby : Do you agree with the stewards decision?

Wests File Lawsuit Seeking Derby Overturn Gary and Mary West filed a lawsuit Tuesday in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky Frankfort Division seeking that the Churchill stewards’ disqualification of Maximum Security (New Year’s Day) be overturned. The 33-page suit...
by Sparrow Castle
Wed May 15, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: 2019 Three-Year-Olds
Replies: 395
Views: 26510

Re: 2019 Three-Year-Olds

Omaha Beach staying in Kentucky a bit longer after throat surgery Omaha Beach , the favorite for the Kentucky Derby prior to being scratched, will remain in Kentucky longer than expected due to irritation and inflammation following minor throat surgery for an entrapped epiglottis. Trainer Richard M...
by Sparrow Castle
Wed May 15, 2019 2:07 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 838
Views: 64769

Re: 2019 Foals

Liz Maddux is at Summer Wind Farm. 6 hrs · Georgetown, KY · Argumentative (GB) wrapped up foaling season for Summer Wind Farm today when she had this beautiful Frankel filly this afternoon. https://scontent-sea1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/60280038_10219023880850745_7665700343350558720_n.jpg?_nc_cat=105...
by Sparrow Castle
Tue May 14, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 838
Views: 64769

Re: 2019 Foals

Denali Stud @DenaliStud
7h7 hours ago
And then there were 2! Golden Artemis, dam of My Conquestadory and grand-dam of ⁦@PreaknessStakes⁩ hopeful Bourbon War, foaled a healthy Gun Runner colt this morning. #DenaliRaised
Video: https://twitter.com/DenaliStud/status/1 ... 8580149248
by Sparrow Castle
Tue May 14, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 838
Views: 64769

Re: 2019 Foals

I posted her birth pictures in April, but it's fun to see and hear about them a few weeks older too. Tom Ryan @TomRyanKY 44m44 minutes ago Our Uncle Mo 1/2 sister to California Chrome “she’s very photogenic but not super cooperative” in house photographer Julie Clark. She’s as agile & light on her f...
by Sparrow Castle
Tue May 14, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2019
Replies: 283
Views: 26187

Re: In Memoriam 2019

Actor, Racehorse Owner Tim Conway Dies Tim Conway , the actor, comedian and racehorse owner, has died at the age of 85, according to CNN. Wikipedia listed the cause of death as normal-pressure hydrocephalus, a condition in which excess cerebrospinal fluid builds up in the brain. The family has aske...
by Sparrow Castle
Tue May 14, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2019
Replies: 283
Views: 26187

Re: In Memoriam 2019

Yeah, Don Warren with his horses was very much a presence in SoCal. ^^^ Barbara Livingston lost her dad and stepmother in an accident that Toyota could have easily prevented. They sound like amazing people. Rest in peace and condolences to Barbara and all who loved them. Barbara Livingston @DRFLivin...
by Sparrow Castle
Mon May 13, 2019 11:40 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: 2019 Preakness Stakes
Replies: 196
Views: 10698

Re: 2019 Preakness Stakes

Pat Cummings @PatCummingsTIF
8h8 hours ago
With the Preakness forthcoming on Saturday, here is a look at the rules stewards consider in Maryland, which differ from Kentucky.

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by Sparrow Castle
Mon May 13, 2019 10:58 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Kentucky Derby : Do you agree with the stewards decision?
Replies: 151
Views: 9035

Re: Kentucky Derby : Do you agree with the stewards decision?

Hovdey: Weathering a Category 1 storm of controversy “Had we taken that horse down, I think there would have been just as much controversy as there was by leaving him up,” Chaney said this week. “Clearly there was interference at the start. The subjective application of the rules comes after that. ...
by Sparrow Castle
Mon May 13, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2019
Replies: 283
Views: 26187

Re: In Memoriam 2019

Noble Cause (Tr: Bruce Levine; J: Dylan Davis) was pulled up in the stretch,transported to barn via horse ambulance. Radiographs at barn revealed injuries necessitating euthanasia. Investigation to continue. https://breakdown.gaming.ny.gov/searchbreakdown.detail.php?ID=17792 Belmont May 11, 2019, R...
by Sparrow Castle
Mon May 13, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Kentucky Derby : Do you agree with the stewards decision?
Replies: 151
Views: 9035

Re: Kentucky Derby : Do you agree with the stewards decision?

Hovdey: Weathering a Category 1 storm of controversy The third week in May began with the fervent prayer on everyone’s lips that Saturday’s 144th running of the Preakness Stakes would transpire without the words “inquiry” or “objection” becoming part of the post-race conversation, and that the iden...
by Sparrow Castle
Sun May 12, 2019 2:59 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 838
Views: 64769

Re: 2019 Foals

Craig Bernick @Craig_Bernick 1h1 hour ago GHF foal #19, born 5/7, a filly by Speightstown out of Spun Cap . We purchased the mare in January, she goes back to one of our families and was a pretty good runner, placing in stakes at Keeneland and Saratoga. She will be bred to Oscar Performance. https:/...
by Sparrow Castle
Sat May 11, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Kentucky Derby : Do you agree with the stewards decision?
Replies: 151
Views: 9035

Re: Kentucky Derby : Do you agree with the stewards decision?

Spahny wrote:
Sat May 11, 2019 7:49 pm
Sparrow Castle wrote:
Sat May 11, 2019 7:36 pm
Some of you might be too young to remember the Zapruder film. This is starting to feel a little like that to me, on a different scale of course.
As a proud Zapruder Gen myself I kind of like the irony of it.
LOL, yep. And this video could still be discussed 55 years from now.
by Sparrow Castle
Sat May 11, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Kentucky Derby : Do you agree with the stewards decision?
Replies: 151
Views: 9035

Re: Kentucky Derby : Do you agree with the stewards decision?

Some of you might be too young to remember the Zapruder film. This is starting to feel a little like that to me, on a different scale of course.
by Sparrow Castle
Sat May 11, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Forty Niner
Replies: 56
Views: 18865

Re: Forty Niner

Another year older...Happy Birthday to you! Amy Nesse @HorseGirlAmy 7h7 hours ago How special. Happy birthday to the brilliant FORTY NINER - born 34 years ago today. What a privilege to still have him around. 📸: Shigeki Yusa, stallion affairs manager at the Japan Bloodhorse Breeders’ Association. ht...
by Sparrow Castle
Sat May 11, 2019 3:46 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: What if we had a National Racing Czar?
Replies: 56
Views: 9197

Re: What if we had a National Racing Czar?

On Behalf of CHRI: Fatalities, Drugs, and Integrity: Americans’ Top Three Concerns for Horse Racing According to a new, national and Kentucky-based poll commissioned by The Jockey Club, horse fatalities are the single most important factor facing the horse racing industry with nearly seven in 10 li...
by Sparrow Castle
Sat May 11, 2019 1:27 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion News
Replies: 4546
Views: 755462

Re: Stallion News

This news from the WTBOA really breaks my heart. Abraaj was a very nice local stallion and I have many photos of him just goofing around. Take your rest, pretty boy. I'll miss you at the farm. Abraaj Highly successful Washington stallion and top New York sprinter Abraaj passed away unexpectedly on M...
by Sparrow Castle
Sat May 11, 2019 12:46 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: 2019 Fillies + Mares
Replies: 91
Views: 7006

Re: 2019 Fillies + Mares

Graded Stakes Winner Princess Warrior ‘Went Wrong’ In Friday Opener At Churchill * https://www.paulickreport.com/news/thoroughbred-racing/graded-stakes-winner-princess-warrior-went-wrong-in-friday-opener-at-churchill/ *Update: https://twitter.com/KennyMcPeek/status/1126938999447326720 Princess has ...
by Sparrow Castle
Sat May 11, 2019 12:22 am
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: Take Charge Lady
Replies: 19
Views: 1452

Re: Take Charge Lady

No death report filed on the Jockey Club registration site, but they aren't mandatory.