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Famed Oklahoma Ranch Set to Reopen as Dunn Ranch

Famed Oklahoma Ranch Set to Reopen as Dunn Ranch
Matt and Bendi Dunn of Bismark, Missouri have purchased the former Shebester Stallion Station near Wynnewood, Oklahoma

Minnesota Racing Commission Offers Funding for After-Care Programs

Minnesota Racing Commission Offers Funding for After-Care Programs
The Minnesota Racing Commission is offering up to $40,000 in funding for after-care programs for retired racehorses.

Jockey John Hamilton Wins His 2,000th Career Race

Jockey John Hamilton Wins His 2,000th Career Race
Jockey John Hamilton scored his 2,000th win on closing night at Delta Downs in Vinton, Louisiana. © Coady Photography

Longtime Jockey and Trainer Danny Mitchell Passes Away at Age 66

Longtime Jockey and Trainer Danny Mitchell Passes Away at Age 66
Long time jockey and horse trainer for both Quarter Horses and Thoroughbreds, Danny Mitchell, passed away on Sunday.

Leading California Jockey Cesar DeAlba Home After Spill in Governor's Cup Futurity Trials

Leading California Jockey Cesar DeAlba Home After Spill in Governor's Cup Futurity Trials
Los Alamitos leading jockey Cesar DeAlba was injured in a fall Saturday night in the Governor's Cup Futurity trials. © Coady Photography

Louisiana Racing Commission Suspends Clenbuterol Use

Louisiana Racing Commission Suspends Clenbuterol Use
The Louisiana State Racing Commission voted to go to a zero tolerance on clenbuterol for Quarter Horses starting October 3, 2018

AQHA Tabs Albuquerque Downs to Host 2019 Bank of America Challenge Championships

AQHA Tabs Albuquerque Downs to Host 2019 Bank of America Challenge Championships
Albuquerque Downs has been named to host the 26th edition of the Bank of America Challenge Championships in the fall of 2019.

Saturday's Canceled Races at The Downs Have Been Rescheduled For July 18

Saturday's Canceled Races at The Downs Have Been Rescheduled For July 18
Albuquerque Downs will present a racing "doubleheader" on Wednesday, July 18.

Eric Halstrom Accepts Post at Louisiana Downs

Eric Halstrom Accepts Post at Louisiana Downs
Eric Halstrom will move from Prairie Meadows to become the new vice president of operations at Louisiana Downs.

Idaho Voters to Get Historical Racing Vote

Idaho Voters to Get Historical Racing Vote
A "yes" vote by Idaho voters on November 6 could see a return of historic horse racing terminals at Les Bois Park.

Hamilton, Taylor and Harvey Capture Leading Quarter Horse Horsemen Titles at Delta Downs

Hamilton, Taylor and Harvey Capture Leading Quarter Horse Horsemen Titles at Delta Downs
Delta Downs wrapped up its 2018 American Quarter Horse season on Saturday night. During the special 12-race program, billed as Louisiana Showcase Night, the track honored its leading horsemen for the 46-day stand which began on April 20.

Flipping Book Highlights of the LQHBA Consignments who Advertised in the July issue of Speedhorse

Flipping Book Highlights of the LQHBA Consignments who Advertised in the July issue of Speedhorse
Speedhorse is showcasing this year's consignor's who advertise in our magazine in a Flipping Book to give them extra exposure before each sale. The LQHBA yearling Sale is August 2nd-4th in Kinder, Louisiana.

Flipping Book Highlights of the TQHA Yearling Consignments

Flipping Book Highlights of the TQHA Yearling Consignments
Speedhorse brings to your attention these advertisers from our July issue selling a selection of fine horses at the upcoming TQHA Yearling Sale.

Ruidoso Racehorse Hall of Fame Class of 2018 Induction

Ruidoso Racehorse Hall of Fame Class of 2018 Induction
In Photo: Honored, left to right, were Jaime Gomez, Lowell Neumayer, Dr. Glenn Blodgett, Johnny Trotter, Rozella Pevehouse (For Carl Pevehouse) and Cody Jensen. © Ty Wyant

Champion 2-Year-Old Colt KVN Corona to Stand at Lazy E Ranch in 2019

Champion 2-Year-Old Colt KVN Corona to Stand at Lazy E Ranch in 2019
Lazy E Ranch near Guthrie, Oklahoma announced today they will stand the 2017 AQHA Racing Champion 2-Year-Old Colt KVN Corona next season (2019). © Los Alamitos

Speedhorse Has MOVED

Speedhorse Has MOVED
Speedhorse has a new address!

QHRAI Conducts "Youth Racing Experience

QHRAI Conducts "Youth Racing Experience
The Quarter Horse Racing Association of Indiana (QHRAI) hosted their annual "Youth Racing Experience" event at Indiana Grand Saturday (June 30)

Arizona Downs to Open Simulcast Facility in July

Arizona Downs to Open Simulcast Facility in July
Arizona Downs, the former Yavapai Downs, in Prescott Valley, Arizona will begin simulcast operations on Friday, July 13.

Victor Olivo Expanding Stable at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino

Victor Olivo Expanding Stable at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino
Former Quarter Horse jockey turned trainer Victor Olivo is now among Indiana Grand's all-time top 25 Quarter Horse trainers with 15 wins. ©Linda Earley

Indiana Horse Racing Commission Approves Transfer of Ownership of Tracks

Indiana Horse Racing Commission Approves Transfer of Ownership of Tracks
Indiana Horse Racing Commission approved the transfer of ownership of Centaur Gaming to Caesars Entertainment

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