Tag Archives: Jockey

The Dream is still alive!

There are things that dreams and fantasies are made of.  I think I found that in my favorite horse Tonight at Eleven.  Tonight at Eleven is a thoroughbred race horse with more potential than anyone but me seems to recognize. … Continue reading

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Oh Mama!

Yesterday proved to be Super Saturday at Turf Paradise for our oldest mare, Dress Blues.  Dress Blues is the first horse we claimed and started our road to Thoroughbred racing. Dress Blues is a Kentucky bred Mare foaled on April … Continue reading

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Ain’t no baby anymore — I’m a Winner!!

Hey, it’s me Ocotillo. Hurray and Congrats!! Dorothy was right — I won my first race. It was such a great feeling. I really was the fastest horse in the race, just like Dorothy told me I would be. Tonight … Continue reading

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Another Chance — Hey it’s me Ocotillo

Well, they are giving me another chance to prove myself — my race date is Tuesday, November 19th. If you missed the last one, I was running like a champ according to Dorothy. Then suddenly, and it seemed out of … Continue reading

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ERRANT TEENAGER

John’s Knight Out (John) was claimed by us in November 2011 when he was a 3-year old.  An easy horse to deal with, he adjusted well to the new barn.  Our trainer, Drew Fulmer was happy to have him.  We had some … Continue reading

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