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Mud Fever – As If The Winter Wasn’t Bad Enough!

It’s autumn again, the evenings are dark, and it all means just one thing: it’s time to prepare for another dreaded winter! For horse owners, winter means that the wet, muddy conditions mean that preventative management is heightened. One…

A Good Bank Holiday At The Races

Cartmel certainly brought in the crowds of almost 20,000 racing spectators to witness the Bank Holiday line up yesterday, probably aided somewhat by the favourable weather conditions. Jonathan Garratt, Managing Director commented, "This meeting…

€11m Spent on Horses at Tattersalls Derby

Horseracing has long been referred to as ‘the sport of kings’, and with good reason, too. When horseracing first emerged centuries ago, it was only royalty and the aristocracy that could afford to breed racehorses. The individuals that bred…

Stable Visit Fun

A big part of owning a racehorse is the fun you have visiting the stables, it's not all about race day! If you're in a good syndicate then you should be getting lots of chances to visit your horse (and others) at the yard. Normally there's…

Reverse Forecast Win

I normally have a few quid on the horses when I'm at the racecourse, recently I was attending an owners event at Bangor-On-Dee and I couldn't decide which of the two horses I fancied in the first race to back. Both had good form and had previously…