Headlines for Sunday, January 31, 2010

  • Acting Zippy held off Orientate Express for a neck victory in the John B. Connally Turf Handicap at Sam Houston Race Park.

    Acting Zippy Has Lots of Pep in Connally Turf

    Acting Zippy dictated a slow pace for jockey Robby Albarado and had enough left to hold off Orientate Express for neck victory in the $197,000 John B. Connally Turf Handicap (gr. IIIT) at Sam Houston Race Park Jan. 30.

  • Evolution of Critical Care in Private Equine Practice (AAEP 2009)

    There have been marked changes in the level of equine critical care, noted Fairfield Bain, DVM, MBA, Dipl. ACVIM, ACVP, ACVECC, at the 2009 American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) convention, held in Dec. 5-9 in Las Vegas, Nev. These changes, he said, are in large part due to improved skills, training, and experience of practitioners that faci...