May 31st, 2010
Bits & Bytes Farm spends Memorial Day Weekend at Chickamauga Battlefield on a trail ride. Ride along as With Wings goes on his first trip away from the farm since arriving three weeks ago – just four weeks after his last race.
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May 28th, 2010
The Washington Post has a wonderful and fact filled article on this topic. Click on this link to read the full article, “Beasts of Burden: What happens to Thoroughbred racehorses after retirement“. If you have a retired race horse, post a comment on this story. Read more . . .
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May 24th, 2010
Popular Five is what EVERYONE asks for. I can’t call everyone looking for a big, sound, young, bay gelding (unraced) that is sound enough for a competitive career. I suggest you call your friends who watch our site looking for this horse. He will sell quickly! Get the word out now. – Elizabeth
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May 10th, 2010
Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms of the horses we have placed. These horses bring great happiness to the lives of the people who have taken the time to retrain these ex-race horses. I decided to get my own BAYby to retrain after reading all the wonderful Success Stories on our sister site: www.OTTBSuccessStories.com. Read more about my new BAYby, Reign Day’s brother, With Wings.
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May 5th, 2010
Intervet Schering-Plough has announced an URGENT RECALL of all serial numbers of PreveNile® West Nile Virus vaccine for horses due to an increased number of adverse event reports associated with the use of these vaccines. According to a letter distributed by the manufacturer, the USDA has been alerted of this recall. Read more and find the recalled serial numbers include one-dose and five-dose vials of the vaccine. . .
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May 4th, 2010
Aly’s Alpha Boy has a new mom! Congratulations to his new mom, Laura Thompson of Canton, GA. Laura is currently in college and just finished third in the country at the IDA Nationals in the Upper Training Level dressage division. Read more . . .
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