Category Archives: horse lovers

Crash and Burn

We were ready to rumble and I think our horses were ready too.  We tried something new with our horse Elusive Moment and the horse reacted as expected, too bad the jockey didn’t.  I almost never blame the jockey for … Continue reading

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Time for a little MAGIC

It’s the start of a new racing season and so I decided it was time to enlist some good old fashioned Magic!  Ha ha!  I have found that many owners and trainers are at least a little superstitious and so I … Continue reading

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Hail Hail The Gang’s All Here!

Well, not only are all of our horses back at Turf Paradise in Phoenix, AZ, our home base, but they are all settled in and ready for the new racing season. As promised, here are pictures of some of our … Continue reading

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Rock & Roll

It’s time to get ready to rock and roll.  All the horses are back home safely thanks to our illustrious trainer, Drew Fulmer.   I know he is singing and dancing, even if he won’t admit it.  It has been … Continue reading

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Last Hurrah!

Today will be the last day that our trainer will be racing horses at the Downs at Albuquerque.  It’s time to come home. It has been a long summer in New Mexico for our team.  We did well in Farmington, but … Continue reading

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Why Horses?

Why horses?  I was sort of sad the other day and maybe even a little depressed.  I thought about my horses.  They are all thoroughbreds.  Two are on the farm right now resting for the coming racing season at Turf … Continue reading

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Can’t Stop Now

Well, John’s Knight Out did exactly as he pleased again. He was in the 9th race at Albuquerque on Sunday.  He refused to run.  He was the 11th horse out of the gate.  No wonder,  I had teasingly told our … Continue reading

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Plant for Sanity

It’s been a long summer and the month of August has not been a successful racing one so far. We are hoping for a few wins in September. Our horses are at the Downs in Albuquerque, NM. There have been … Continue reading

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There’s no place like home

Our horses left our home race track, Turf Paradise in Phoenix, AZ during the first week of May. It has been a long summer without the horses. Yesterday, I saw that Turf Paradise published its condition book for the upcoming … Continue reading

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Happiness is Healthy Horses

Happiness is having horses that I can share with others. I am always happy to take friends to the barn to see my horses. All my horses are thoroughbreds so they are not riding horses, but everyone who visits them … Continue reading

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Not quite ready yet

Well we had three horses start over the weekend at Albuquerque with no real success. Well, not exactly true. The horses are new to the track and they needed a good chance to get acquainted with the track. Sometimes it … Continue reading

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Look Out Albuquerque — We’re Ready

Our horses are settled and hopefully ready to go. Our trainer Drew Fulmer has entered three horses in this weekend’s racing. Remus is running on Friday and we are hoping this is the venue for him. We thought he should … Continue reading

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Ready Set Go . . .

Time for the new meet. We are moving to Albuquerque, NM for the next meet. Our trainer, Drew Fulmer is packing up and we’ll be off in the morning. All the horses have had a good rest after a successful … Continue reading

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Down Time

Well, our horses are in New Mexico and ran at Sunray Park. We are going to give them a break which they really deserve. Our next meet will be at Albuquerque which starts August 2nd. I am anxious to see … Continue reading

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Time to rest

Well, we had a good run at Sunray Park in Farmington and now it’s time to rest.  The next meet is in Albuquerque, NM.  That meet starts the first week of August, so we have time for the horses to … Continue reading

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