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Florida’s Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Associations Urge Warring South Florida Tracks to Settle Their Differences—And Soon

Originally posted on Florida Horsemen:
With South Florida’s two Thoroughbred tracks engaging in an escalating regulatory battle over racing dates, the professionals who do the “heavy lifting” to provide the actual horse racing product—the horse owners, trainers and breeders—find themselves…

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Gretna Barrel Racing Plans Opposed by Powerful Florida Thoroughbred Breeders and Owners Association (FTBOA)

FTBOA and other horsemen’s groups in opposition of Gretna Racing’s plans October 27, 2011 An application by Gretna Racing LLC to use its Quarter Horse permit to conduct pari-mutuel barrel racing at its facility in Gretna, Fl., approximately 25 miles … Continue reading

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