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Derby Winner American Pharoah Has Dreaded Rail For Preakness

Bob Baffert can only hope the finish of the Preakness Stakes turns out better than the position draw.

05/13/2015

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Derby Winner’s Triple Bid Could Be Derailed By Stablemate

To spoil or not to spoil. That is the question.

05/13/2015

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Lukas Has Himself Preakness Long Shot In Mr. Z

Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas sat outside the Pimlico stakes barn Wednesday morning, wondering if Mr. Z would run in the Preakness on Saturday.

05/13/2015

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Preakness Preparations Underway At Baltimore’s Pimlico Race Course

Horses, hats and millions and millions of dollars in prizes. We are counting down to the 140th running of the Preakness Stakes right here in Baltimore.

05/12/2015

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6 Charged With Animal Cruelty After Raid At Arabber Stable

Six people are facing animal cruelty charges after a raid on one of Baltimore’s famous arabber stables. More than a dozen horses were removed from poor living conditions.

04/06/2015

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National Park Service Reduces Assateague Horse Herd To 100

Technically speaking, horses are as foreign to the sands of Assateague Island as phragmites, the reedy marsh plant that covers hundreds of the barrier island’s acres.

07/29/2014

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Vet Tabbed For Md. Horse Industry Board

Michael Odian was first drawn to horses at the age of 5, after a pony ride at a friend’s birthday party.

07/13/2014

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California Chrome’s Triple Try Ends In Defeat

California Chrome failed in his bid to win the first Triple Crown in 36 years on Saturday, losing the Belmont Stakes to long shot Tonalist and leaving his owner to complain others took “the coward’s way out” by skipping the first two legs of the Triple Crown.

06/07/2014

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California Chrome Stablemate Starts Day With A Win

It was a great start to the day for Barn 26, the Belmont home for California Chrome.

06/07/2014

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California Chrome Favored In Last Triple Crown Leg

California Chrome became the early 3-5 favorite on Wednesday to win the Belmont Stakes and become horse racing’s 12th Triple Crown champion and first in 36 years.

06/04/2014

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Horse Dies In Hit-And-Run Near Thurmont

Maryland State Police are reporting a horse killed by a hit-and-run driver near the Frederick County town of Thurmont.

05/27/2014

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Nasal Strip Could Clog California Chrome’s Triple Crown Bid

California Chrome might abandon his Triple Crown bid if New York officials do not allow the colt to wear a nasal strip in the Belmont Stakes.

05/18/2014

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