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March 4, 2009     E-mail this page to a friend!

Breeding season is reaching a peak, and racing season has begun in some parts of TRJ—The Racing Journal territory. Visit our website, which links you to your favorite racetracks, as well as breaking news stories. But you really want our monthly magazine: Every month, The Racing Journal presents in-depth stories, personality profiles, breeding news, and information about “all matters equine”!

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On the pages of the March issue:


  • Great art and photography


    • On the cover: Wasserman returns to the scene of his 2008 Longacres Mile win, and even Mt. Rainier comes out to look!

    • Full-color reproduction of a pastel by artists Fay Moore offers a sneak preview of exhibits scheduled for The International Museum of the Horse


  • Meet the personalities on the front pages and behind the scenes—


    • Barbara Jo Rubin honored as first female to win a U.S. Thoroughbred race, 40 years ago

    • Jockey Joe Muniz in new kind of race—CBS’s “The Amazing Race”

    • Emerald Downs’ Susie Sourwine: off to her next success

    • Horse Racing North Dakota elects new president, treasurer; AQHA executive VP to step down in March

    • My Rockin Ryon, owned by Calvin and Suanne Stenger of Worden, Montana, a finalist for the 2008 MD Barns Silver Spur Award


  • Equine health, safety, retraining stories


    • AAEP releases veterinary recommendations for protecting the safety and welfare of racehorses

    • North Dakota Horse Park announces retired racehorse incentive program

    • Unwanted Horse Coalition offers speakers for equine event

    • Androgenic-anabolic steroids added to the list of prohibited medications for race horses in New Mexico

    • Thoroughbred Safety Committee announces launch of frozen sample and retrospective testing program


  • Insight into racing action, news, awards—


    • Photos and award winners from the South Dakota Horsemen’s Holiday

    • Appy racing: an Intermountain tradition

    • 2008 Eclipse Award winners

    • Chariot racing updates—Idaho championships March 7-8 send contestants to world championships in Ogden, Utah, the final two weekends of March


  • Stakes roundups from Los Alamitos Race Course, Turf Paradise, Rillito Park, and Portland Meadows

  • News you can use—including eight pages of news briefs, plus all this:


    • Advertisements for hot new and valuable older stallions, for broodmares, for trainers and people to work with your runners

    • Information—both ads and stories—about stallion auctions and upcoming stakes races across the region. Nomination forms for some important stakes races appear in this month’s pages!

    • Details and contact information for upcoming race meets and stakes races


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