Stud: Adventures in Breeding

Stud: Adventures in Breeding Sex. Money. Horses. Every year, on Valentine’s Day, the great Thoroughbred farms open their breeding sheds and begin their primary business. For the next one hundred and fifty days, the cries of stallions and the vigorous encouragement of their handlers echo through breeding country, from the…

Thoroughbred Racing and Breeding: The Story of the Sport and Background of the Horse Industry

Thoroughbred Racing and Breeding: The Story of the Sport and Background of the Horse Industry This scarce antiquarian book is a selection from Kessinger Publishings Legacy Reprint Series. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is…

Ainslie’s Complete Guide to Thoroughbred Racing

Ainslie’s Complete Guide to Thoroughbred Racing Covers recent technological changes and the basics of breeding, conformation, calculating speed and pace, the factors of condition, class, and weight, rating jockeys, stables, and tracks, tote-board tips, and sixty tips for profitable betting.

Thoroughbred #44: Perfect Image

Thoroughbred #44: Perfect Image Will Melanie save Image? Image is wild–perhaps too wild to train for the track. But she’ s fast, and Melanie Graham wants nothing more than to be her jockey. If only Image’s owner and trainer would let her work with the temperamental filly. Melanie isn’t the…

Thoroughbred Kingdoms: Breeding Farms of the American Racehorse

Thoroughbred Kingdoms: Breeding Farms of the American Racehorse From Virginia, where it all began, to the vast century-old bluegrass farms of Kentucky, to the newer spreads in Florida and California, this is an insider’s look at the history, traditions and everyday life of America’s great breeding farms.