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  • Treating A Wound Without Antibiotics? Give Debridement A Try November 15, 2019
    The concern regarding antibiotic resistance is well founded and veterinarians are searching for ways to treat wounds without these powerful drugs. Debridement, which removes necrotic tissue, is one of the easiest ways to help avoid the use of antibiotics, reports The Horse. Some debridement options include: Enzymatic debridement uses manufactured enzymes to break down the […]
    Paulick Report Staff
  • Dam Of Recent Grade 2 Winner Mo Forza Sells For $170,000 Thursday At Keeneland November Sale November 15, 2019
    Glen Hill Farm paid $170,000 for Inflamed, whose son Mo Forza won the Grade 2 Qatar Twilight Derby on Nov. 2 at Santa Anita, to record the highest price of Thursday's ninth session of the Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale. Paramount Sales, agent, consigned Inflamed, a 9-year-old daughter of Unusual Heat in foal to Tapiture. […]
    Press Release
  • Gulfstream Park West Rainbow 6 Carryover Jackpot Swells To $793,825 For Friday November 14, 2019
    The 20-cent Rainbow 6 went unsolved for the 32nd consecutive racing day of Gulfstream Park West's Fall Turf Festival Thursday, producing a carryover jackpot of $793,825.48 for Friday's program. Multiple Rainbow 6 tickets with all six winners Thursday were each worth $7,542.30. The carryover jackpot is only paid out when there is a single unique ticket […]
    Press Release
  • Auerbach: Santa Anita Needs To Close Until Synthetic Track Can Be Installed November 14, 2019
    In a frank interview with Thoroughbred Daily News writer Daniel Ross, former California Horse Racing Board (CHRB) vice chair Madeline Auerbach said she thinks racing should have been suspended in the state after the Breeders' Cup. “In my view, the day after Breeders' Cup, I think they should've shut it down, announced that they were […]
    Paulick Report Staff
  • Ask Your Insurer Presented By Muirfield Insurance: Protecting Foals Before They Hit The Ground November 14, 2019
    Equine insurance experts answer your questions about insuring Thoroughbreds for the breeding and auction realms. Email us at if you have a question for an insurer. QUESTION: What options are available to insure the in-utero foals that are purchased with a broodmare at auction? BRYCE BURTON: In Utero, or Prospective Foal Insurance (PFI), can […]
    Paulick Report Staff
  • Donna Brothers: PETA Is A Bully November 14, 2019
    I can no longer remain silent about my love for horses and for horse racing for fear of backlash from PETA and other extremist organizations that claim to be looking out for our horses' welfare. PETA's modus operandi is to scream louder than the people and industries they attack, but unfortunately, while they promote themselves as […]
    Donna Brothers
  • Juvenile Winner Strorm The Court ‘Just Chilling,’ Could Target February Return November 14, 2019
    As a consequence of Storm The Court's victory in the $2 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile on November 1 at Santa Anita, the Peter Eurton-trained colt will be one of, if not the early favorites for the 2020 Kentucky Derby. Even though the win, under jockey Flavien Prat, was at odds of 45-1 and came after even-money favorite […]
    Del Mar Thoroughbred Club
  • INQUIRY Presented By Iowa Thoroughbred Breeders And Owners Association: Rising Stars In The Industry November 14, 2019
    The Thoroughbred industry is one that's both aching for a generation of younger hands to take the wheel, and one full of young people in the barns who could one day fill the board rooms and winner's circles of racing's future. In this edition of INQUIRY, we asked participants in the bloodstock realm to identify […]
    Joe Nevills
  • Bramlage Investigation On Mongolian Groom, Breeders’ Cup Safety Protocols Well Underway November 14, 2019
    An investigation by Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital's Dr. Larry Bramlage into the circumstances of Breeders' Cup Classic contender Mongolian Groom's fatal injury is well underway. The Breeders' Cup board contracted Bramlage to review not only the pre-race condition and injury of Mongolian Groom, but the organization's pre-race safety protocols as a whole. A source […]
    Natalie Voss
  • A Jockey/Veterinarian’s Open Letter to Dianne Feinstein: ‘I Only Ask That You Recognize The Progress Being Made’ November 14, 2019
    Dear Honorable Senator Feinstein, Thank you for caring so much about our state and having a compassionate ear to listen to each individual need. I wanted to address some of your concerns over the horse racing industry. I am a veterinarian, as well as a jockey, a combination of pursuits that gives me a unique […]
    Ferrin Peterson, DVM