Tag Archives: thoroughbred

Time for Change

We are getting ready to send our horses to New Mexico for the summer.  Arizona gets too hot for the horses and the meet at Turf Paradise ends on May 5th.  Our racing team will be off to Albuquerque Downs. … Continue reading

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Still Dreaming

Today, I went to see my beloved favorite horse Tonight at Eleven.  He was in very good spirits and looked like his old self — healthy and strong. In November 2014 I wrote a blog entitled The Dream is Still … Continue reading

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At the top of his game

I have written about a really sweet horse that we have named Pursuxit.  Well, he ran yesterday and like the champion that he is, he won the race. We purchased Pursuxit from another trainer who had difficulty controlling Pursuxit.  When … Continue reading

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Time to get real

Well, I didn’t go into a long post about our two new horses before they ran on Wednesday.  I thought if I waited until after the race, it might change our luck.  Here’s how it went. Our trainer went out … Continue reading

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December looks promising

As previously reported, we tried Quick Cielo in a race that was above his class to see how he would do.  Unfortunately, he didn’t get to run his kind of race.  Quick Cielo is a front runner and needs to … Continue reading

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Quick Update

I have been busy and so not much time to write.  So here’s just a quick update of what we have been up to. We claimed a horse for our trainer Drew Fulmer and my husband and I as partners. … Continue reading

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Lady Luck

Well Lady Luck thumbed her nose at us on Sunday. On Sunday, we had one of my favorite runners race.  His name is Pursuxit and he is probably the most intelligent horse in our barn.  At least I think he … Continue reading

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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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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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Oh no — No Jockey!!

On Tuesday, June 10th, we were all set to see Pursuxit run in the last race at Sunray. The horses were all ready and on their way to the starting gate. We had our bets in. We were watching the … Continue reading

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Fulmer Racing — on a roll in Farmington

Here we go with another winning week — Drew Fulmer had Frank & Teddy running in the 2nd race. Frank & Teddy ran a good race and came in 3rd — as long as we are in the money, we’re … 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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Leaving Turf Paradise for Sunray – Ocotillo’s Report

Well, it’s me again — Ocotillo. I am the baby of the bunch and have given updates of what the Fulmer Racing Team had been doing. Here I go again. I have watched as our trainer Drew Fulmer has been … Continue reading

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Real success

How do you define success? In horse racing it’s a win! But is that really the only standard for success. I guess as a quintessential optimist, I can try to at least put a positive spin on almost anything. We … Continue reading

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