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Rival Van Companies Work to Rescue Horses From SoCal Fires

Horses Rescued from Southern California FiresWhen two brush fires erupted in the mountains above the San Gabriel Valley earlier this week prompting mandatory evacuations in some cities, residents moved quickly, taking clothes, their pets and a few important documents with them to safer ground.

Queen's Plate Fashion Advice

Queen's Plate FashionYou’ve seen it in all the magazines and blogs – fancy hats and fascinators, gorgeous dresses and jumpsuits, suits and ties to the nines… well, now it’s your turn. We breakdown the do’s and don’ts when it comes to going to the races, in style.

DO opt for classics.

New Book on All-Time Great Exterminator Drawing Raves

Exterminator All-Time Great RacehorseHe still gets included on the list of all-time Thoroughbred greats if you extend the list long enough, but what hazy recollections come to mind when you hear the name Exterminator?

Horses Helping Humans at Stars & Strides Center

Stars & Strides Therapeutic Riding Center“No hour of life is wasted that is spent in the saddle.”

That’s what British statesman Winston Churchill thought; and moreover, it’s what David and Teresa Miller, owners of Stars & Strides Therapeutic Riding Center believe.

2016 Racing in North America Could be One for the Ages

Songbird remains unbeaten in Summertime OaksWhat Songbird (Medaglia d’Oro) did in Saturday’s GII Summertime Oaks at Santa Anita was spectacular. She remained unbeaten in eight career starts and so thoroughly dominated her competition that she was eased up by jockey Mike Smith at the three-sixteenth-pole. She looked like the horse of the century, yet she may not even be the Horse of the Year.

Woodbine Partners with SWA for Master Plan Development

Woodbine Racing and SlotsWoodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) today announced that it has selected SWA Group, a leading landscape architecture, planning and urban design firm, to create the master plan to guide the long-term vision for Woodbine’s overall development and expanded entertainment offering across its 680 acres of largely undeveloped land.

Reflecting On Tepin's Historic Royal Ascot Victory

Tepin Heading to Winner's Cirlce at Royal AscotSometimes people ask me why I don’t write more often because they enjoy reading what I write. I guess honestly because I feel like “who cares what I have to say on the subject” or maybe because I’d rather just wait until something really moves me.

First Royal Ascot Starters for Prince Charles

Prince Charles and Duchess of CornwallFor centuries it has been known as the sport of kings, yet for the past six decades at least, flat racing in Britain has been inextricably linked with the horse-devoted Queen.

Queen's Plate Week to Kick Off with Benefit at Early Mercy

Being AP ScreeningThis year marks the 157th running of Canada's most famous horse race, the Queen's Plate. To celebrate one of the city's oldest and chicest sporting traditions, filled with fashion and fast horses, we invite you to an exclusive screening of Being AP, a documentary that profiles the 2015 final season of 20-time Champion Jockey Sir AP McCoy.


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E.P. Taylor's Promise and Premier Wynne's Commitment

E P Taylor Sixty years ago, E.P.Taylor ​renewed the Articles of Incorporation for The Ontario Jockey Club as a lead up to the opening of the new Woodbine Racetrack on June 12th 1956. And, although the head of the HPBA Sue Leslie was recently quoted as saying, "it is their (WEG's) track," Mr Taylor's vision was that the business of Woodbine be carried out as a not-for-profit corporation that existed as a means to manage and market ​breeding and ​horse racing​ in​ Ontario. Over the past fifteen years, much of what  ​Mr. Taylor envisioned has been altered. Read more

The Majesty and History of the Horse

Muriel Lennox, author of Northern Dancer: The Legend and His Legacy, and internationally recognized authority on Northern Dancer and his sire Nearctic and their astonishing influence on the world's greatest Thoroughbreds talks about the beauty and majesty of the horse.