November 4, 2011 - 1:57pm
You may have given your child a breathing treatment before or even taken one yourself, but did you know that horses get them too?
When Louisville resident Mickey Ballew contemplated working for a New York company that developed silver products aimed at humans, he started thinking horses.“That’s when I talked about getting into the equine side since I was based here in Kentucky, so that’s when I just started...
November 7, 2011 - 3:45pm
Last year's Classic was a race for the ages, as Zenyatta-- piloted by Mike Smith-- brought her undefeated record to the Falls City, only to fall by a head to Blame and Garrett Gomez.
It's a soggy, chilly November morning under the Spires at Churchill Downs, a day before the Breeders' Cup World Championships kick off and two before acclaimed filly Havre de Grace takes on Uncle Mo and the boys in the $5 million Classic under the lights at the legendary Louisville track....
November 3, 2011 - 10:01am
'Twas the night before Breeders' Cup when all through the city...
‘Twas the night before Breeders’ CupWhen all through the city,Not a creature was stirring,Not even Plum Pretty.The Downs were drapedIn purple and gold,The twin spires illuminated,Beautiful and bold.The jockeys were nestledAll snug in their beds,While visions of victoriesDanced in their...
November 2, 2011 - 10:00am
The inaugural Breeders' Cup Zenyatta Celebration at the Kentucky Derby Museum kicks off Championship Friday.
The inaugural Breeders’ Cup Zenyatta Celebration at the Kentucky Derby Museum will kick off Championship Friday, November 4. Zenyatta, 2011 Horse of the Year and 2009 Breeders’ Cup Classic winner, will act as the World Championships’ “Official Hostess” for the official...
November 1, 2011 - 9:15am
Uncle Mo returns to Churchill Downs to attempt the Breeders' Cup Classic this Saturday.
Last year at this time, Uncle Mo was the buzz horse around Churchill Downs, and the morning line favorite, leading into the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile, a race he won by more than four lengths. Once again, Uncle Mo is the topic of much talk around Churchill Downs, and the morning line favorite,...