Monthly Archives: August 2020

the Derby and the ‘Dancers

With 12 days to the Kentucky Derby, thought I’d see how many horses in the field descended from Canada’s Northern Dancer.  If you guessed the entire 20 horses, you’d be correct. But then, according to Irish researchers, 97% of Thoroughbreds, world-wide, will … Continue reading

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Tiz the Law remains front and centre in my mission to report “feel good” horse stories during this, life in the time of covid. Indeed, the backstory of Tiz the Law and his team has all the makings of a … Continue reading

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with the love of horses: did you know?

When writing about HRH Queen Elizabeth and her efforts to save the Cleveland Bay, I thought I’d like to refocus this blog and search out stories that resonate among those of us who have spent a lifetime enamored with horses. I … Continue reading

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