Headlines for Wednesday, December 16, 2009

  • Good Ba Ba winning the Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Mile for the 3rd time.

    Great Runner, Grand Bloodlines, Good Ba Ba

    MAHUBAH'S CORNER, by Avalyn Hunter <p>Three times is impressive in any race; Good Ba Ba's three-peat in the group I Hong Kong Mile was an even greater feat because it came against some of the world's best racehorses.

  • And They're Off: 2009 Offy Awards (Video)

    Steve and Lenny present the 2009 Offy Awards. Categories include: best criminal mastermind, best cowboy hat, best performance in a losing effort, and much, much more.

  • And They're Off: 2009 Offy Awards

    Steve and Lenny present the 2009 Offy Awards. Categories include: best criminal mastermind, best cowboy hat, best performance in a losing effort, and much, much more.Comments for Lenny and Steve? Send them to: ato@bloodhorse.com.

  • MJC: Laurel Park Well-Positioned for Slots

    Though a state commission ruled its application for a gaming license incomplete, Laurel Park will continue its push for slot machines Dec. 17 by discussing its "advanced status" to construct a slots facility.

  • KHRC Hires Director of Enforcement

    Patrick Adams has been hired by the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission to serve as director of enforcement, a position the KHRC said has been vacant for almost two years because of budget woes.

  • AAEP Convention Draws Record Crowd

    New equine research, practical veterinary techniques, and business education attracted a record 7,611 attendees to the American Association of Equine Practitioners&#39; 55th Annual Convention in Las Vegas, Nev., Dec. 5 - 9. The previous record was set during the 2007 convention in Orlando, Fla.

  • Winterizing Your Senior Equine

    When it comes to preparing your senior equine for winter weather, small steps can go a long way to support your horse&#39;s health and comfort. Nathan Slovis, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVIM, of Hagyard Equine Medical Institute in Lexington, Ky., shares some tips.

  • Equine Regenerative Medicine Conference Scheduled for 2010

    The University of California, Davis, Alamo Pintado Equine Medical Center, and Rood &amp; Riddle Equine Hospital have teamed up to offer the first North American Veterinary Regenerative Medicine Conference. The conference will take place March 5-6, 2010, in Santa Ynez Valley, Calif.