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“I got into this game for the love of horses, and I want to make sure that every horse has a future after racing.”  Attending this week’s Inglis Sydney Classic Yearling Sale, Kitchwin Hills principal, Mick Malone, has echoed the beliefs of all industry professionals following the announcement that an independent working group has been established to develop a national horse welfare regime.

INDUSTRY RALLIES TO THOROUGHBRED WELFARE INITIATIVE


“I got into this game for the love of horses, and I want to make sure that every horse has a future after racing.”
Attending this week’s Inglis Sydney Classic Yearling Sale, Kitchwin Hills principal, Mick Malone, has echoed the beliefs of all industry professionals following the announcement that an independent working group has been established to develop a national horse welfare regime.

Thorndon Mile win a boost for Victoria’s Greta West Stud


It’s taken a while, but for Laurie McCarthy’s Greta West Stud the timing of Victorian stallion Master Of Design’s first Group One success as a sire couldn’t be any better.

Alligator Blood’s owners snap up a bargain buy of the turf


Alligator Blood wins the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas at the Gold Coast Turf Club after a dramatic journey to the track

How a working holiday turned into a Magic result for a US syndicate


When Ciaron Maher welcomed a retired college volleyball player from the United States to his stable, thinking he would be sharing one of his best moments in racing with her was probably furthest from his mind.

Spring Wonders Continue A Sledmere Tradition of Excellence


Spring promise could easily turn into autumn results of the highest order for two Sledmere Stud graduates.
Celebrations had barely ended following Pancho’s Melbourne Cup week win when Sledmere was in the spotlight again thanks to the untapped juvenile filly Dame Giselle.

Exceedance makes his mark among stellar group of 3YOs


The signs were evident at the start of spring that Exceedance and Bivouac were among the best of a special crop of sprinting three-year-olds.

Soul Patch flies flag for Armidale Stud and Tasmania in Victoria Derby


Soul Patch ridden by Dwayne Dunn wins the Drummond Gold Vase at Moonee Valley Racecourse