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RIP Mack

  From The St Catherines Standard:   Rescue efforts by firefighters and neighbours weren’t enough to save a horse that fell into a well on Warner Rd. in Niagara-on-the-Lake late Monday morning. They worked for more than three hours in … Continue reading

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Head>Desk

Those of you in the Southern Ontario area may well be familiar with NYNE-Need You Now Equine. They have a Facebook page, and I am sure they were elated with the advent of social media, as it gets their message out … Continue reading

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Racehorse Resources

As a lifelong OTTB person I never had a problem looking up Thorobred pedigrees via Equineline.  Although getting a good read on an old lip tattoo can be a bit of a challenge.  If you can decipher it, or know the horses … Continue reading

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Excellent Advice

Found this during one of my internet walk abouts.  I thought it was some very good advice from a mounted police officer, it is 11 minutes that could one day save your life, so please watch if you venture off … Continue reading

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Good News…

…on a sad topic. Some of you may remember the story of the double decker load of horses in Pennsylvania heading to slaughter.  The trailer was overloaded and the floor was in poor condition, causing a horrific incident in which the … Continue reading

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Edjumacaytion

A sort of continuation of the slaughter post;  HJK posted this: Sadly, for every quality breeder there seems to be another 10 crappy ones. I think the long-term solution is education. It’s tough, as tough as arguing slaughter with a … Continue reading

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