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Hard Times for Horses
New York Times

There's a gated community on Long Island's south shore where valuable real estate is set aside for the homeless and unemployed, former professional athletes, now too old or injured to compete: thoroughbred horses.

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Sanctuary That Saves Racehorses From Slaughterhouse Needs Help
Bloomberg News

There's a gated community on Long Island's south shore where valuable real estate is set aside for the homeless and unemployed, former professional athletes, now too old or injured to compete: thoroughbred horses.

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Deadly Performance Enhancer
Thoroughbred Times

Life-saving human drug has been turned into life-threatening, illegal blood doping on the racetrack.

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Healing Quarter Cracks
Thoroughbred Times

The most common type of hoof cracks, quarter cracks are treatable with patchingA hoof crack, which interrupts the continuity of the hoof wall, can be a significant detriment to the proper functioning of a horse. Hoof cracks typically begin either at the coronary band and extend downward or at the weight-bearing surface of the hoof extending upward, and their location and severity directly affect their impact on a horse's performance. The most common cracks are quarter cracks, which occur at the quarter, the thinnest and most delicate part of the hoof wall.

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Commercial Filmed At Butler Farm