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Can't-miss articles fill November issue


November 1, 2007     E-mail this page to a friend!

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In November, The Racing Journal contains nomination forms for important races as well as news and reports from across the U.S. and western Canada. Start now to gear up for next season—from equine health, to farm management, to race nominations, to in-depth profiles on jockeys, trainers, owners, breeders, equine stars and race circuits, The Racing Journal delivers information you can use.

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Here's what non-subscribers are missing in November:
Features and stories—

  • Heather Smith Thomas explains the “why” and “how” of barn ventilation, and provides specific suggestions that you can apply immediately and information that can be part of your long-range planning

  • “Jockey Finds Her Way on Quarter Horses,” by Wendy Reuer, looks at Jennifer Schmidt's dynamic riding career

  • “Ricky Frazier's Day,” by Karen Svea Johnson, looks at the jockey's record-setting run


News you can use—

  • Equine health a priority at new centers at the University of Minnesota, Kansas State University

  • American Horse Council provides global and U.S. horse population resources

  • First identification microchip arroved for equine use

  • Refrigerator fund supports equine head trauma research

  • Los Alamitos receives simulcast award

  • End-of-season stats for Emerald Downs, Yellowstone Downs

  • Track reports from around the circuit: Portland Meadows, Sandy Downs, Assiniboia Downs, Emerald Downs, Rocky Mountain Turf Club, Purgatory Cup (Dixie Downs), Hastings Racecourse, Los Alamitos