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Final Days at Sunray Park, NM

The meet at Sunray ends on June 22nd. We only have three more races and then the horses can rest up for the Albuquerque meet which starts the first week of August. Yesterday, my favorite horse Tonight at Eleven ran. … Continue reading

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Still going strong at Sunray

Trainer Drew Fulmer had two entries on Saturday at Sunray Park in Farmington, NM.  Remus ran in the 7th race.  The horse did what he was asked.  Unfortunately, it didn’t appear that the jockey asked for much and Remus just … Continue reading

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Live the Dream!

With the excitement of the Triple Crown, many fans think about the prospects of horse ownership. It can be an expensive venture. There are horses in the Kentucky Derby that were purchased for $300,000 or more. Even the winner of … Continue reading

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Fulmer Racing on the move

Fulmer Racing Team has been preparing for the next venue — Farmington, NM. It is a gentle balancing act. Our trainer Drew Fulmer is preparing some horses to continue to complete at Turf Paradise to the end of the season … Continue reading

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Time For New Blood

By this time at the end of the weekend, I hope to meet a few new equine friends. I am anxious to see a few new faces at the barn. There are two horses to pick from that I am … Continue reading

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Sun Catcher’s Day

Well, here we go.  Sun Catcher, one of our newer horses is racing today.  I have such good feelings about this horse and have my fingers crossed that I am right at least this time. Sun Catcher’s Sire is Sun … Continue reading

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2014 — Time for Change!

Only a few more days to finish out the racing year.  I have to admit that this has been a lean year and we are anxiously awaiting a new and prosperous year.  2014 is the Chinese Year of the Horse … Continue reading

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No place like home

As promised, here are some pictures of my equine family! There really is no place like home and everyone is settling down. We are ready for an exciting and profitable season at Turf Paradise. All the horses have been checked … Continue reading

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Back Home Again

What an exciting day! My horses have all arrived safely to Turf Paradise and we are getting ready for the most exciting year in our racing experience. We have added a few new horses and have a few new partners … Continue reading

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Can We Get a Little Respect Here? — Ocotillo’s Update from California

As promised, here I am — yep it’s Ocotillo with an update on racing fun in California.  As I had reported previously, Tonight at Eleven was scheduled to race on Friday, September 20th at Fairplex in Pamona, Ca.  Well it … Continue reading

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Ocotillo’s News from Fairplex Park, Pamona, CA

It’s me again, Ocotillo, the youngest horse in Drew Fulmer’s barn. As I have said before, I am a 2-year old gelding. Since I am not quite ready to race, I have time to observe and report the activity at … Continue reading

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Urban Farming while waiting for my horses to return

Some of my horses are racing in California, others are at the farm having a vacation and if everything goes as planned, two more horses will be added to our barn. I can hardly wait to see my favorite, Tonight … Continue reading

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Claiming a horse — more of an art than a science

Our horses are in California for the Fairplex meet.  We had two entries yesterday that proved unsuccessful.  Our sprinter Elusive Moment needed to be steadied at the start, so the race was over for him.  It is difficult at best … Continue reading

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Horse Treats

Besides having race horses, I love to garden and have turned my back yard into a make-shift urban farm.  Last season we had a great deal of vegetables, but one of my primary goals is to keep the horses in … Continue reading

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The Road to the Winner’s Circle

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What does it take to make it to the Winner’s Circle? The first step is the horse. Claiming a proven winner is the best road for new owners. Purchasing a horse from an auction is a great way to get … Continue reading

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