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WARHorses Best Bets for Choosing the Kentucky Derby Winner

The Kentucky Derby is not just a horse race, it’s a part of Americana. It is America’s longest running sports event, this year marking the 144th race. Horse racing fans are flocking to Kentucky to [...]

TRUE OR FALSE

When Queen Victoria died in 1901 the pageantry of her funeral spawned a change in Victorian culture toward opulent funeral processions featuring extraordinary ornate carriages and teams.

FALSE

The shift in funerary practices was actually inspired by the death of Queen Victoria’s husband, Prince Albert for whom she mourned for the next 3 decades.

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Metro Meteor the Acclaimed Painting Horse Retires

Metro Meteor was a fierce competitor at the track winning 8 turf sprints and earning $300,000. After 3 years racing and 2 knee surgeries, Metro was no longer competitive and retired. Ron and Wendy Krajewski, [...]

By | March 9th, 2018|Categories: Features, Training|Tags: , , |0 Comments

83 Years Old and She’s Still Mustering Cattle

BackRoads is an Australian television program hosted by Heather Ewart. The show travels Australia’s backroads visiting remote areas and sharing remarkable, inspiring stories of regular, hardworking folk. The November 26, 2017 episode visited Corryong in [...]

By | March 5th, 2018|Categories: Features, Training|Tags: , |0 Comments

One of America’s Greatest Olympians Ran Against Horses to Earn a Living

In 1935, at the age of 22, he set three world records and tied a fourth in less than an hour at the Big Ten Track Meet in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Sportswriters dubbed it “the [...]

By | February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Features, Training|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

If Life Hands You Lemons, Make Greek Feta Lemon Chicken Soup

By Loraine Fick When you think hearty, delicious simmering soup, you don’t usually think “this will ready in barely more time than it takes to microwave a burrito!” But this savory soup can be assembled [...]

By | February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Features, Women Health Wellness|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Enough is Enough

Dear Appy. My horse has a glorious tail. He seems very proud of it but I worry. It seems the hair is getting too long. In particular it drags on the ground and sometimes when [...]

By | February 21st, 2018|Categories: Dear Appy, Features, Fun, Management, Series|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Digby – Guiding the UK to New Realms

Mohammed Salim Patel is a journalist for the BBC. The 23-year-old has a degenerative eye condition, retinitis pigmentosa, and needs a guide dog to help him manage, but Patel has a phobia of dogs. Inspired [...]

By | February 20th, 2018|Categories: Breeds, Features, Management, Training|Tags: , , , |0 Comments