Keyword: The Blood-Horse

  • Pedigree and Genetics Symposium Announced

    The Blood-Horse magazine, in conjunction with Pedigree Consultants, has announced the first Thoroughbred Pedigree and Genetics Symposium to be held at the Marriott Griffin Gate hotel in Lexington, Ky., on Oct. 11.

  • Blood-Horse to Publish Combined Issue

    Blood-Horse Publications will publish a combined issue of The Blood-Horse dated Dec. 26, 2009-Jan. 2, 2010 that will feature "Year in Review" and "Auctions Digest." The issue will go to press Dec. 28.

  • Blood-Horse to Publish Combined Issue

    Blood-Horse Publications has announced The Blood-Horse will publish a Dec. 26, 2009-Jan. 2, 2010 combined issue featuring a "Year in Review", recapping the top industry stories of 2009, and include a "Auctions Digest."

  • BH Advertising Rates Reduced

    The Blood-Horse, the nation's oldest continually-published weekly news magazine for Thoroughbred racing and breeding, will reduce its print advertising rates by 5% effective January 2009.

  • Unwanted Horses: A Challenge for Sellers

    With the economy struggling and the buy-back/no bid rates at Thoroughbred auctions rising, the issue of unwanted horses is a growing concern. Antony Beck, president of Gainesway Farm in Lexington, decided to try to do something about by sponsoring an adoption service on the Web site of The Blood-Horse's sister publication, The Horse (

  • Paulick Joins TRF Board of Directors

    Ray Paulick, editor-in-chief of The Blood-Horse, has been elected to the Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation's board of directors.

  • Philadelphia Inquirer's Jensen Wins Second Eclipse

    The National Thoroughbred Racing Association announced Jan. 5 that Mike Jensen of the Philadelphia <i>Inquirer</i> has won the 2006 Media Eclipse Award for writing in the features/enterprise category for "The Man Whose Job is Saving Barbaro," a profile of Dr. Dean Richardson, which was published May 28, 2006. Honorable mention in the feature/enterprise category went to Josh Pons for "Merryland, a Diary" which appeared in <i>The Blood-Horse</i> Dec. 3, 2005.

  • Jerardi Wins Eclipse Award for Barbaro Coverage

    Dick Jerardi of the Philadelphia <i>Daily News</i> won the 2006 media Eclipse Award for writing in the news/commentary category for his series of articles on the events surrounding the injury and surgery on Barbaro, and <i>The Blood-Horse</i> received two honorable mentions in the same category for columns that appeared in the magazine.

  • Author Peter Chew Dead at 82

    Peter Thomas Chew, an author, journalist and former correspondent for <i>The Blood-Horse</i> died July 16 at Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington, D.C., of complications from a heart attack. He was 82.

  • Derby-winning jockey Mike Smith will participate in an online chat for

    Jockey Smith to Answer Questions in Blood-Horse Online Chat

    Hall of Fame jockey Mike Smith, who rode Giacomo to a 50-1 upset victory in Saturday's 131st Kentucky Derby (gr. I), will join The Blood-Horse's senior correspondent Steve Haskin for a special edition of's "Talkin' Horses" Wednesday at noon (ET; 9 a.m PT).

  • Blood-Horse Publications Launches Initiative to Educate Legislators about Thoroughbred Industry

    In an effort to educate Kentucky residents and legislators on the importance of the horse industry to the Commonwealth's economy, Blood-Horse Publications is providing each member of the Kentucky Senate and House of Representatives with an annual subscription to <i>The Blood-Horse</i>, the company's flagship publication and the oldest continually published North American Thoroughbred magazine.

  • Magazine now available online.

    <i>The Blood-Horse Electronic Edition</i> Launched

    Blood-Horse Publications, a multimedia publishing company that traces its roots to 1916, has officially launched <i>The Blood-Horse Electronic Edition</i>, a complete new digital edition of <i>The Blood-Horse</i>, the Thoroughbred industry's leading weekly news and information magazine.

  • King Lou

    <i>By Harry Miller</i> -- For more than 22 years, the first ad in the Classified Advertising section each and every week was always for Lou Salerno's Questroyal Farm. Lou has now decided to devote all his energies to another of his passions, fine art. He has passed the torch to Chris Bernhard, who calls his farm Hidden Lake.

  • The Blood-Horse Launches StallionRegister.Com

    Blood-Horse Publications has launched a new tool designed to aid users in making breeding, auction, and other important purchasing decisions. The new provides 24-hour online comprehensive statistical information on over 450 leading stallions and on 2,500 stallions actively standing around the world.

  • Paulick Named AAEP Equine Industry Board Member

    Ray Paulick, editor in chief of <i>The Blood-Horse</i> and executive vice president and editorial director of Blood-Horse Publications, has been selected as the American Association of Equine Practitioners' (AAEP) equine industry representative on the group's board of directors.

  • Belmont in National TV Spotlight on Friday

    Included in the plethora of broadcast and print stories about Funny Cide and his quest for the Visa Triple Crown will be two features Friday on national network television programs.

  • New Logo, Corporate Name for The Blood-Horse

    The Blood-Horse has a new logo and adopted a new corporate name to better reflect the diversity of the company, according to publisher Stacy V. Bearse, president and CEO. Previously operated as The Blood-Horse Inc., the company will now operate as Blood-Horse Publications.

  • Hammonds Wins Magical Mythical Tour

    <i>The Blood-Horse</i>'s own head-to-head competition, where executive editor Dan Liebman and managing editor Evan Hammonds were given mythical $1,000 bankrolls to bet the Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championships, was no contest.

  • Here and There

    Bits and pieces from the racing world...

  • Blood-Horse Editor Donates Book Fee to Charity

    Ray Paulick, editor-in-chief of The Blood-Horse magazine and author of the recently released book <i>Sunday Silence</i>, has donated his entire compensation for writing the book to the Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation and to Central Kentucky Riding for the Handicapped.

  • The Trouble Was Not in Your Set...

    If you were unable to access or other Web sites in Kentucky early Tuesday, the problem was not at your end. Service was lost about midnight Monday and not restored until about 1:00 p.m.

  • Barbara D. Livingston&#39;s Eclipse Award-winning photo.

    Barbara Livingston Wins Photography Eclipse Award

    Barbara D. Livingston's photo of a Thoroughbred during a workout, which appeared on the cover of the March/April 2001 issue of The Thoroughbred Chronicle, has won the Eclipse Award for Photography. This is Livingston's second Eclipse Award for photography.

  • Blood-Horse Website Introduces Free Daily Sire Lists, the Thoroughbred industry's leading online Web site for Thoroughbred racing and breeding news and information, is now offering free daily Leading Sire Lists for Leading Sires, Leading Broodmare Sires, First Crop Sires, Second Crop Sires, and Third Crop Sires.