Five open stakes races in Alberta were won by Alberta-breds and breeders collected valuable breeders' bonuses.
The final stakes race of the 2023 Woodbine season is for Ontario-sired older horses and two past winners head the field.
It's her favourite time of year and on Saturday, Fashionably Fab goes for her fourth straight stakes win in the La Prevoyante at Woodbine.
Four Group 1 races at Sha Tin on Sunday have drawn strong fields including a loaded team from the top yard of Aidan O'Brien.
... thou shalt not fritter away precious funds on earlier races when there's a potentially lucrative play later on the card.
American jockey Julien Leparoux visited Jamaica to ride in the second Mouttet Mile and he won on Florida invader Rough Entry.
Martin Drexler sent out five winners in nine races at Woodbine on Sunday but there wasn't any joy as they lost Artie.
Frac Dancer remains unbeaten, winning Clarendon Stakes in a double stakes afternoon at Woodbine on December 2nd.
From government negotiations to real estate deals, pandemics and industry relations, Jim Lawson reflects on where he started and what lies ahead for Woodbine.
Some of the newer lameness detection systems and imaging tools provide early diagnosis, especially beneficial to horses that perform at speed.