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Penn National Launches Wagering Interface

By Blood-Horse Staff Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course has launched a new eBet USA account wagering website (www.ebetusa.com) with a multitude of new features and improvements, including the following: No daily wagering fees; Video enhancement that allows customers to view up to four tracks on the same screen; Customizable wagering homepage with favorite tracks, wagers, and odds information; …

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Pennsylvania Stallion Love of Money Dies

By Frank Angst   Love of Money  , winner of the 2004 Pennsylvania Derby (gr. II) who later found a home in the Keystone State as a stallion, died earlier this month at age 11. Northview Stallion Station’s Pennsylvania Division in Peach Bottom said the son of Not For Love   died of natural causes. Love of Money picked up his first …

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Regional meeting map from PA Rt 202 & 1 Chadds Ford

Directions to PHBA Regional Meeting – Willow Lake Farm 7100 W. Butler Pike, Ambler, PA 19002   Saturday, October 27, 2012  11:00 – 1:00  –  google map  traffic map

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Get 10 issues of The Blood-Horse for only $9.99

Blood Horse is currently running a subscription special for $59.99/year vs regular $99.99 cost.  Subscription phone is 800-582-5604 … offer includes the Stallion Register which comes out soon. 10 Issue Blood Horse subscription special for $9.99.

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PA-BREDS SHINE AT MARYLAND MILLION

Laurel Park hosted its 2012 edition of the Maryland Million Day on Saturday, October 6th and Pennsylvania-Breds had an exceptional day winning four of the eleven stakes on the program. The day began with the $97,000 Maryland Million Lassie Stakes, which was won by Classy Coco.  Bred in Pennsylvania by Jonathan Thorne & Mr. & Mrs. Rick Abbott, the Bernie …

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The Jockey Club will Increase Fees by $25 in Support of the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance

Thursday, October 11, 2012 Contact: Bob Curran Jr. (212) 521-5326 The Jockey Club will Increase Fees by $25 in Support of the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance Starting on January 1, 2013, The Jockey Club will increase fees by $25 for nearly all registry-related transactions, including foal registrations, and these funds will be provided to the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA).   Read more…Click …

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Mass. gaming act gives horse racing prize boost

New state gaming act gives struggling horse racing industry revived hope with share of slot, casino, and licensing fee revenues to boost prize money By Katie Johnston |  Globe Staff  October 10, 2012 REHOBOTH — George Brown has successfully bred about a dozen mares a season for the past few years on his 48-acre horse farm near the Rhode Island …

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Wise Dan Rallies to Win Shadwell Turf Mile

By Deirdre B. Biles, @BH_DBiles   Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt Morton Fink’s homebred Wise Dan was “The Man” in the Shadwell Turf Mile Stakes (gr. IT) Oct 6 at Keeneland in Central Kentucky. The odds-on favorite rallied five wide to take the $750,000 race, defeating 48-1 longshot Willcox Inn by 2 1/2 lengths over a firm course (VIDEO). “He’s good; …

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Rockport Harbor to Pin Oak Lane in PA

By Blood-Horse Staff   Multiple graded stakes winner Rockport Harbor   will move from Darley near Lexington to stand the 2013 breeding season at Dr. William O. Solomon’s Pin Oak Lane Farm near New Freedom, Pa. The 10-year-old son of Unbridled’s Song   will stand for $7,500. Rockport Harbor is Kentucky’s top-ranked third-crop sire of 2012 by number of winners with 87 …

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