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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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Man Shot And Killed Near Preakness Festivities

City police investigate a fatal shooting that happened during Preakness festivities.

05/17/2014

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California Chrome Wins Preakness; Triple Try Next

It’s Maryland’s day at the races and the biggest sporting event in the state. The horse racing world turns its attention to Baltimore for the Preakness Stakes.

05/17/2014

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Preakness In Hand, Sherman Seeks ‘Ultimate’ Thrill

Art Sherman thought nothing could be better than winning the Kentucky Derby.

05/17/2014

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Preakness Infield: Beer, Music And Betting

It didn’t matter if you were there for the music or the horses, or whether you were a 21-year-old or a member of AARP.

05/17/2014

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‘Chrome’ Looks For Golden Preakness As Favorite

California Chrome has run away from the competition in five consecutive victories, winning by an average of over five lengths.

05/16/2014

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