Headlines for Wednesday, July 20, 2011

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    Stellar Cast in Short but Strong CCA Oaks

    It drew a short field, but the $250,000 TVG Coaching Club American Oaks (gr. I) July 23 at Saratoga features five of the best 3-year-old fillies in the nation in a race that could go a long way in deciding divisional honors.

  • Grade I winner Here Comes Ben is among those entered in the James Marvin Stakes.

    Saratoga Opens With Loaded James Marvin Field

    The $100,000 Schuylerville (gr. III) for 2-year-old fillies is the feature on opening day of the 40-day Saratoga meet, but the ungraded James Marvin Stakes for older sprinters is the race that has everyone taking notice.

  • And They're Off: Turf and Surf Edition

    Lenny and Steve discuss upcoming races, including the Whitney, Haskell, and Hopeful; Blind Luck and Havre de Grace, and the story behind graded stakes winner Majestic City. Plus trainer Kenny McPeek talks about lasix.

  • And They're Off: Surf and Turf Edition

    Lenny and Steve discuss upcoming races, including the Whitney, Haskell, and Hopeful; Blind Luck and Havre de Grace, and the story behind Hollywood Juvenile Championship Stakes winner Majestic City.Plus, comments from trainer Kenny McPeek about lasix, and Breaking News about the Breeders' Cup.Sponsored by Darby Dan Farm.

  • Adipose-Derived Stem Cells: A Review

    Imagine a veterinarian harvesting stem cells from a horse: He or she inserts a needle into the horse's sternum or hip, and thick red bone marrow fills the syringe. But can you picture a veterinarian harvesting less commonly used adipose-, or fat-, derived stem cells? And how effective are they? Joseph Yocum, DVM, Dipl. AVBP, owner of Green Tree Veteri...