Even though they make up almost 80% of horse racing, there is a strong case for changing, or outright abolishing, them.
From pizza restaurant and racehorse owner as a teenager, this trainer has built up an impressive stable of runners.
Owner of Megan Kraus Thoroughbreds only has a couple of mares but the two horses she bred in 2018 includes Queen's Plate contender Derzkii.
Breeders, owners and bettors are all interested in which stallion will have the most precocious first crop of runners in 2021.
Slow to gain traction in Canada, the movement is seeking uniform regulation in racing and a stop to drug use.
Woodbine Entertainment's newest director is a horse owner and is keen to boost horse racing's business, development, and fan base.
Crystal Todd speaks of life as a groom for one of the track’s most successful stables, that of Canadian Hall of Famer Josie Carroll.
In a difficult and unprecedented season, Woodbine horsepeople pulled together to survive as human and equine heroes came to the fore.
In just her second full season of training, Christine Ammann finished as runner-up in the year-end win standings at the 2020 Hastings meet.
This formidable family is led by top trainer Julie, her daughter/assistant Alysha, husband and leading owner Dave, plus an aunt and uncle who round out the team.