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Horror Film: 80s horror movie that i need desperately to find, zuni fetish doll, trilogy of terror
zuni fetish doll, trilogy of terror, sky version: Alex... What you are looking for is one of the finest examples of TV movie making ever... it was called Trilogy of Terror and it starred Karen Black, who played four roles in the three stories... the last of the stories in the film concerned a woman who...

Horror Film: BEST HOROR fILM, texas chainsaw massacre, horror flick
texas chainsaw massacre, horror flick, personal favourites: I think it is impossible to select the best horror flick. It is however easy to pick the worst, but thats not what your asking for. Anyway I will give a couple of my personal favourites: -Halloween -Texas Chainsaw Massacre -Saw -Freddy Vs Jason Thank...

Horror Film: Black Christmas... house?, annesley hall, black christmas 1974
annesley hall, black christmas 1974, beeper number: Hi, James... What I ve been able to find is this... it was difinitely the U. of Toronto, but the house was Hart House, what I assume to be one of the frat/sorority houses there on campus... as to address, you might check the U. of Toronto website.... I...

Horror Film: cant get enough horror, texas chainsaw massacre, phantasm series
texas chainsaw massacre, phantasm series, hellraiser series: Hi Danny, Well, let s see. You already mentioned the Evil Dead series, which is one I would have suggested if you hadn t. You could always try the Texas Chainsaw Massacre series, Phantasm series, Hellraiser series, The Thing(1982). Those are just on...

Horror Film: cant remember the name?!, final destination 3, talk show host
final destination 3, talk show host, famous actors: Hi Kate, I know you ve been very specific about the opening and the general outline, but it just isn t ringing any bells. I know of a few movies with amusement parks, but none that have transforming teens. Ghoulies 3 takes place in an amusement park and...

Horror Film: cant remember the name?!, talk show host, alex winter
talk show host, alex winter, bill and ted: Kate... You re looking for Freaked. It starred Alex Winter, from the Bill and Ted movies, and he also directed it, too... managed to get his pal, Keanu Reeves, to play the dog-faced boy about three days before he became a superstar... Keanu doesn t acknowledge...

Horror Film: chucky, horror movie fan, childs play chucky
horror movie fan, childs play chucky, actors actresses: To answer your question, Most news surrounding a 6th Childs Play/Chucky movie is all rumors. The actors/actresses and director all desire another go at another Chucky movie but at this time no firm plans exist. If the DVD sells well, then possibly we could...

Horror Film: Don't Go in the Basement, amazon
amazon: Hi, Jon... I m guessing you re talking about the film The Forgotten , also known as Don t Look in the Basement. It was made in 1973, and you can get it on DVD from pretty much anywhere... usual price is $19.95... If this is the film you are talking...

Horror Film: desperatly want to know a title of a tv series/ mini series?, show the globe, horrific visions
show the globe, horrific visions, alien hand: Hi Nick, Sorry it took so long to respond. I was having major computer trouble. Anyways, I have to say that this one I am not too sure about. I am not 100% sure, but it sounds like it could possibly be V . I can t guarantee that, but that s the best...

Horror Film: I am dying to know the name of this horror film!, horror film, donovan
horror film, donovan, offspring: Hey Donovan, The movie you are talking about sounds alot like beast within if the creature was human like and transforming. The movie was about a woman who gets raped by a demon and the offspring regularly transforms into a creature. Half of the movie...

Horror Film: Early 90's fantasy/horror, john d lemay, grey beard
john d lemay, grey beard, friday the 13th the series: Hi Steph, The show was Friday The 13th : The Series . Obviously, it had nothing to do with the Friday movies. Lol. I think the actress name was just Roby or something like that. The younger guy was John D. Lemay, who actually appeared in a Jason movie....

Horror Film: Eyes Without A Face beginning, eyes without a face, car crash
eyes without a face, car crash, disfigurement: I am not sure about the original beginning of Eyes without a Face. However, I know for a fact that the film The Brain that Wouldn t Die (an american B-movie) does show such a car crash. That movie is a loose take-off of Eyes without a face. Hope that helps....

Horror Film: eggplant, horror spoof, student bodies
horror spoof, student bodies, long wait: Hi, Sorry for the long wait. Computer problems. Anyways, I am not 100% sure, but it sounds like you could be thinking of 1981 s Student Bodies . It was a horror spoof where the killer would pass up obvious weapons and choose odd, obscure things to off...

Horror Film: Finding a horror movie name., texas chainsaw massacre, childs play movies
texas chainsaw massacre, childs play movies, human skulls: Hi, Mike... Whoa... Hold on a sec... Texas Chainsaw Massacre II took place at an abandoned amusement park... all sorts of mayhem in the park, Dennis Hopper flipping out with a set of chainsaws in holsters, crazy family headed up by the father, who was...

Horror Film: Finding out the titles of two horror movies I remember so I can rent them, winwood song, steve winwood
winwood song, steve winwood, black christmas: Hi Sophia, The first film I really have no idea. Not ringing any bells. The second film sounds like Black Christmas . I know there are a number of films that have used the killer in the attic, college kids, calling them from inside the house routine,...

Horror Film: Frankenstien meets the wolfman minatures special effects, exact person, wolfman
exact person, wolfman, art direction: Hi, BH.... Not finding any exact person credited for the castle miniature.... I do know that RA Gausman did the set decoration and John B Goodman did the art direction... given the time the movie was made, it s pretty safe to bet that one of them did the...

Horror Film: Frankenstien, bela lugosi dracula, boris karloff
bela lugosi dracula, boris karloff, bela lugosi: In Mary Shelly s Frankenstein, the book, Victor chose the brain I think of the murder for his creation. I think it was the brain but I am not sure. I am not sure why they have not remade the Versus movies but I know they are planning a new Bride of Frankenstein...

Horror Film: Friday the 13th horror., ch ch ch, mrs voorhees
ch ch ch, mrs voorhees, jason voorhees: Hello Ricky. I am glad that you chose me to answer your question. Well Elias Todd Voorhees s storyline from the films tells us that he left Pamela Voorhees sometime after Jason was born in 1946. He and another woman had a daughter, Diana, sometime after 1954....

Horror Film: Friday The 13th Part 5, bald cap, friday the 13th part 5
bald cap, friday the 13th part 5, campblood: I am glad that you chose me to answer your question. Part 5 is not held in high regard. At the end of the movie the mask flies off when Roy (The Fake Jason) falls on the bed of spikes. You can see that he is wearing some sort of bald cap to give him the Jason...

Horror Film: 1980 Horror, chopping mall, robots
Horror Film: 1980 Horror, chopping mall, robots, teenagers

Horror Film: 3 Little whispering Demons, buggers, crap
Horror Film: 3 Little whispering Demons, buggers, crap, creatures

Horror Film: 80's Horror Movie, clown, la casa
Horror Film: 80's Horror Movie, clown, la casa, imdb

Horror Film: 80's Horror Movie, horror film, robert powell
Horror Film: 80's Horror Movie, horror film, robert powell, actor robert powell

Horror Film: 80's horror movie question, slasher flick, neighborhood video store
Horror Film: 80's horror movie question, slasher flick, neighborhood video store, weird flick

Horror Film: 80's horror movie, john ritter
Horror Film: 80's horror movie, john ritter

Horror Film: 80s horror, seth green, arcade
Horror Film: 80s horror, seth green, arcade

Horror Film: BEST HOROR fILM, horror movie
Horror Film: BEST HOROR fILM, horror movie

Horror Film: Black Christmas... house?, belmont st, belmont ave
Horror Film: Black Christmas... house?, belmont st, belmont ave, annesley hall

Horror Film: cant remember the name?!, alex winter, anchor bay
Horror Film: cant remember the name?!, alex winter, anchor bay, bill and ted

Horror Film: chucky, revenge
Horror Film: chucky, revenge

Horror Film: desperatly want to know a title of a film i remember, transparent plastic, war of the worlds
Horror Film: desperatly want to know a title of a film i remember, transparent plastic, war of the worlds, queue

Horror Film: eggplant, high school kids, eggplants
Horror Film: eggplant, high school kids, eggplants, student bodies

Horror Film: Finding a horror movie name., roller coaster, bonecrusher
Horror Film: Finding a horror movie name., roller coaster, bonecrusher, jon candy

Horror Film: Finding out the titles of two horror movies I remember so I can rent them, rotten tomatoes, wikipedia
Horror Film: Finding out the titles of two horror movies I remember so I can rent them, rotten tomatoes, wikipedia

Horror Film: Frankenstien, frankenstien, body parts
Horror Film: Frankenstien, frankenstien, body parts, tutor

Horror Film: Horror Film, elephant man, elephant
Horror Film: Horror Film, elephant man, elephant, toad

Horror Film: Horror film that's lost, alice cooper
Horror Film: Horror film that's lost, alice cooper

Horror Film: horror movie, dead of night
Horror Film: horror movie, dead of night

Horror Film: any idea?, blind terror, audrey hepburn
Horror Film: any idea?, blind terror, audrey hepburn, blind woman

Horror Film: im stumped, skippy on family ties, gene simmons
Horror Film: im stumped, skippy on family ties, gene simmons, family ties

Horror Film: Would like to know the title of a horror movie, curtains
Horror Film: Would like to know the title of a horror movie, curtains

Horror Film: Monster Movies, monster, riccardo freda
Horror Film: Monster Movies, monster, riccardo freda, american actors

Horror Film: Movie Name, killer shrews
Horror Film: Movie Name, killer shrews

Horror Film: movie I think I may have seen as a kid., internet movie database, stairs
Horror Film: movie I think I may have seen as a kid., internet movie database, stairs, noel

Horror Film: Name a Film, knitting needles, family feud
Horror Film: Name a Film, knitting needles, family feud, rocking chair

Horror Film: Name of horror movie, early 70's attic, shuttered room, turner classic movies
Horror Film: Name of horror movie, early 70's attic, shuttered room, turner classic movies, little hope

Horror Film: Name a horror movie, joyce grenfell, tom poston
Horror Film: Name a horror movie, joyce grenfell, tom poston, knitting needles

Horror Film: NEED to find this horror film, rosso sangue, flick
Horror Film: NEED to find this horror film, rosso sangue, flick, gore

Horror Film: nadia, karl geary, balance beam
Horror Film: nadia, karl geary, balance beam, peter fonda

Horror Film: name of movie, flare gun, two couples
Horror Film: name of movie, flare gun, two couples, sick woman

Horror Film: need help with a horror movie title??, ballerina costume, valerie harper
Horror Film: need help with a horror movie title??, ballerina costume, valerie harper, running some kind

Horror Film: old 80' horror/splatter movie, brian de palma, melanie griffith
Horror Film: old 80' horror/splatter movie, brian de palma, melanie griffith, s brian

Horror Film: old horror film, saw the ending once on HBO, I think..?, david hemmings, robert powell
Horror Film: old horror film, saw the ending once on HBO, I think..?, david hemmings, robert powell

Horror Film: old horror movie, google
Horror Film: old horror movie, google

Horror Film: scary movie name, 60's or 70's, amazon, fire place
Horror Film: scary movie name, 60's or 70's, amazon, fire place, trilogy

Horror Film: scary movie question, crap, clothes
Horror Film: scary movie question, crap, clothes

Horror Film: Trying to find name of a movie, thick fog, pregnant mother
Horror Film: Trying to find name of a movie, thick fog, pregnant mother, nuclear explosion

Horror Film: tarantula movie from late 70's, early 80's, camp verde arizona, hometown
Horror Film: tarantula movie from late 70's, early 80's, camp verde arizona, hometown

Horror Film: thank you plus 2 other questions, pacific heights
Horror Film: thank you plus 2 other questions, pacific heights

Horror Film: The Walking Wig & Little monsters., tales from the darkside
Horror Film: The Walking Wig & Little monsters., tales from the darkside

Horror Film: friday the 13th belts in 44" size, ebay co uk, jason mask
ebay co uk, jason mask, hockey mask: This belt is availible in 44 and 54 http://cgi.ebay.com/Friday-the-13th-BELT-horror-hellraiser-halloween-jason_W0QQitemZ110048024631QQcmdZViewItem Theses belt buckles can be used with any size belt. http://store.halloweentownstore.com/page/HS/PROD/004bb/BB110...

Horror Film: you gots 2 tell me, school football team, spiral shape
school football team, spiral shape, guidance counselor: Hey Cody, This is definitely Prom Night 3:The last kiss (not kiss of death). In the beginning a janitor also gets killed by electrocution and his pacemaker flies out. There are few original kill scenes in this movie. The main villain is Mary Lou, a ghost...

Horror Film: Halloween, defective cd, anniversary edition
defective cd, anniversary edition, 25th anniversary: Hi Dan, The 25th anniversay DVD is the edited cut of the film. The version with the scenes you mentioned are usually only seen when the movie runs on TV. Still, it is unusual that this DVD of such special magnitude didn t include these deleted scenes...

Horror Film: Halloween, jamie lee curtis, carruthers family
jamie lee curtis, carruthers family, samuel loomis: Laurie faked her death and she left her daughter, Jamie, with her father, Jimmy. He shortly remarried and he and his new wife where killed in a car accident. Then Jamie was adopted. Jamie was about three years old when her mother faked her death. I assume...

Horror Film: Halloween, network television premiere, john carpenter
network television premiere, john carpenter, halloween ii: Your DVD is not defective. These additional scenes where not added to the 25th anniversary edition, in fact they were not even shot when the original HalloweeN was being filmed. They were added later for the 1981 network television premiere. Some of the horrific...

Horror Film: Healthy Horror Films?, bearer of bad news, horror films
bearer of bad news, horror films, suspense film: Well Anthony, I am flattered that you came to me for insight. I do not mean to be the bearer of bad news, but although your theory plausible, it would apply to other genres as well, for example, a gut wrenching comedy would also burn calories by making you...

Horror Film: Hellraiser, craig sheffer, vicious serial killer
craig sheffer, vicious serial killer, lament configuration: Hi, Stacie! Thanks for asking! That s one reason I like horror movies - the evil man ususally dies! Very satisfying. ;) I haven t seen Hellraiser V: Inferno yet, and may not! ALL the previews and reviews I read said pretty much the same thing. It...

Horror Film: Hey there,Wondering If you..., meg tilly, house on haunted hill
meg tilly, house on haunted hill, psycho ii: Hi, Steven... Don t know if this is what you are looking for or not, but the same very scene happens just as you described in Psycho II. Anthony Perkins is following Meg Tilly, and she swings the knife. He catches it and talks to her, and she slowly pulls...

Horror Film: High School Horror Movie, horror movie, mangler
horror movie, mangler, bleachers: Hi Cedric, It sounds like you are thinking of The Mangler 2. A school has some kind of security system that has a mind of it s own or something along those lines. Anyways, from those 3 descriptions, it definitley sounds like The Mangler Part 2. Thanks...

Horror Film: Horror Film, frog fish, frog man
frog fish, frog man, faint memory: Hi, Cindy... No news so far... I ve been reading plots from pretty much every horror movie from the year 1948 up to 1970, and I m not finding anything here... by any wild chance, can you tell me what the butler looked like? Or where you may have seen him...

Horror Film: Horror Film Staff, fake shemp, shemp howard
fake shemp, shemp howard, scott spiegel: I hope this is helpful. So, what in the name of all that is Stoogey is a Fake Shemp, you ask? Goes like this... The Three Stooges were a major influence on Sam Raimi, Scott Spiegel, and Bruce Campbell (probably the whole lot of the Ren Men, actually,...

Horror Film: Horror Film, mid 1960s, horror film
mid 1960s, horror film, strange sounds: I think I might have it...go check out a movie called The Maze its from the middle 50 s.I hope thats it! Do you have anymore information on the movie like, any actors or actresses? Was it color or black and white? What did the house look like....was...

Horror Film: Horror film budgets, film budgets, 13 ghosts
film budgets, 13 ghosts, horror film: Hi, Rick! Thanks for asking! That took a little looking, but here are the released budgets for the films: 13 Ghosts $20 million The Others $17 million Jeepers Creepers $10 million Pitch Black $23 million Sleepy Hollow $65 million Couldn...

Horror Film: Horror film budgets, film budgets, 13 ghosts
film budgets, 13 ghosts, horror film: Hi Rick If you go to www.imdb.com and type in the name of the movie. Then go to the left and it will say something like... box office and business... it should tell you what you want to know. imdb.com is an awesome site. ~enjoy~ hope i was helpful :)...

Horror Film: Horror film that's lost, horror film, horror movies
horror film, horror movies, alice cooper: I believe the movie you are reffering to is trick or treat, but you have to be more specific, rock and roll horror movies were pretty big in the 80 s. And in trick or treat. Did Alice cooper appear in the movie or just his song. Do you remember anything...

Horror Film: Horror Movie Project, history of horror films, history of horror
history of horror films, history of horror, true fear: Hi, I ll answer a little bit. And believe me, writing a paper on this isn t strange at all. In fact, it s a great subject to write on. My favorite horror movie would be the original Halloween , back in 1978. Why?. Because it was a scary movie,...

Horror Film: Horror movie crisis, horror movie, boy and a girl
horror movie, boy and a girl, nicole kidman: Hi, Well, with those details, I am thinking that it sounds like The Others , a 2002 film with Nicole Kidman. The curtains had to be closed at all times to protect her two children, a boy and a girl. That is probably what you are refering to. Thanks...

Horror Film: Horror movies, italian horror, horror movies
italian horror, horror movies, murder scenes: Hey Joel, The first movie sounds a lot like a Klause Kinski movie from 1986 named crawlspace about a demented man who runs a hostel and has a crawlspace in the ceiling where he traps and murders the female occupants. The second one sounds vaguely familiar...

Horror Film: Horror movies, black christmas, dear danny
black christmas, dear danny, horror movies: Your second movie is called Alison s Birthday from about 1979...its an Austrailian movie thus the driving on the wrong side! Did you check out Black Christmas for your 1st movie? I believe the first movie is Black Christmas the original one...it...

Horror Film: One Hour Photo-Robin Williams, one hour photo robin williams, slasher movies
one hour photo robin williams, slasher movies, robin williams: Hi Ricky, What I got from it was that he really did like them as a family and wanted to have that. I believe his views on the father changed once he realized that he was cheating on his wife, and in his deranged way, tried to bring out into the light....

Horror Film: THE HUNT FOR A CRAZY FILM, mario bava, house servant
mario bava, house servant, crazy film: Hi, Stephen... I m absolutely lost on this thing, my friend... have you remembered anything else about it? Or have you found the title with someone else helping you? I am dying to know what this thing is now. You have peaked my curiosity levels! PC...

Horror Film: help in getting applied for the expert site, allexperts volunteers, freddy jason
allexperts volunteers, freddy jason, horror film: I really do not remember needing to apply and be accepted so your question threw me off guard. I think that they may have gotton more strict since I became an expert on AllExperts. I looked at their tips so I will copy them here for you. Also I think that...

Horror Film: horror film, horror film, last house on the left
horror film, last house on the left, horror movie: Hey I would probably need more info about the movie because the theme is vaguely familiar in a few movies. When did your father in law see this move. What is the timeframe (80 s, 90 s??). Where was the movie from (British, ? Italian?) Did the killer wear...

Horror Film: horror film from the 1950s or early 60s, need the title please!!, anthony dawson, castle of blood
anthony dawson, castle of blood, horror film: JACKPOT! I think I found it! I m pretty positive the film you re looking for is Castle of Blood . It was released in 1964, and the story matches right down to the date (November 1). The director was Anthony Dawson (or Anthony Magghreti). It was also...

Horror Film: horror movie, finger nails, billy hart
finger nails, billy hart, england town: Hey Lisa, the name of the movie you are referring to is called The Children . The schoolbus actually drives through a cloud of radioactive fall-out. They turn into zombies and their fingernails turn black. Here are the specs of the movie: A busload...

Horror Film: horror movie questions, nightmare on elm street, nightmare on elm street series
nightmare on elm street, nightmare on elm street series, torture games: Okay I have a few guesses..here goes: 1) Poltergeist ?(remember the scene with them throwing the balls into the closet and then they came out of the ceiling downstairs) 2) Friday the 13th? (Jason s mask in the 3rd one) 3)Ghost Rider 4) The Crow 5) Nightmare...

Horror Film: horror movie, film adaptions, tales from the crypt
film adaptions, tales from the crypt, vault of horror: Hi Wayne, Hmm. I m really not sure. The concept reminds me of two films from the 60 s and English, but they were in color. They were film adaptions of the comics, Tales From The Crypt and The Vault Of Horror , but like I said, they were in color....

Horror Film: horror, texas chainsaw, ed gein
texas chainsaw, ed gein, dead skin: a little bit of both. Was there a guy weilding a chainsaw, no. Was there a guy that liked to dress up in dead skin, yes his name was Ed Gein and hes the inspiration for the film. But the movie doesnt portray him in the way that he acted....if you want to know...

Horror Film: any idea?, suspense film, blind woman
suspense film, blind woman, drink of water: Hi, Tisha! Thanks for asking! That just about has to be Wait Until Dark. It was made in 1967, which would put it on TV about the right time frame, and the only one I can think of or find that comes close, with a blind woman at home with a dead body....

Horror Film: im stumped, dead rock star, double guitar
dead rock star, double guitar, rock and roll: Hi Scott, It sounds like you are thinking of Trick Or Treat . It came out around 1988 or something like that. A rock star dies and comes back and haunts a nerdy high school teen. The dead rock star does play a rock and roll concert at the school s dance...

Horror Film: im trying to find a cool jason costume at a cheap price, kane hodder, work gloves
kane hodder, work gloves, grey pants: I would suggest ebay to find a cheap costume. I know stores like Spencer s gifts had the offically licenced costume that comes is a regular size and an extra large size. I do not know the dimensions of them though. But if you want a good looking costum that...

Horror Film: Jamie lee curtis, red nosed reindeer, rudolph the red nosed reindeer
red nosed reindeer, rudolph the red nosed reindeer, keri tate: Hi Debbie... this is the information I got about Jamie for you. As you can see there is a new Halloween movie and Boogeymen also has her Halloween character in it. Im in Australia so I have no idea what movies are at cinemas over in the USA. You might...

Horror Film: Jason Costume, long sleeve shirt, freddy vs jason
long sleeve shirt, freddy vs jason, wardrobe: Hi, Zack... Been thru all the places I know to look and I can t find anything on the particulars of Jason s wardrobe, only the wardrobe designer.... what exactly did the jacket look like? I don t remember him wearing a jacket, only the usual long-sleeve...

Horror Film: Jason costume, jason vorhees, jason voorhees
jason vorhees, jason voorhees, goodwill store: Did you try and do a search on google or yahoo yet? Try that, thats all I did and I found out some hints on how to make it...I put those details in the last email to you. Like I said the site I did find DID NOT give a step by step process, it just mentioned...

Horror Film: Jason, halloween ressurection, michael vs pinhead
halloween ressurection, michael vs pinhead, halloween 9: That is an interesting idea about Freddy visiting Michael. That might have been fun. I also have heard about F vs. J 2 with the possibility of Ash being in it. I am not sure if I like that idea. Ash is wicked funny though. They were thinking about doing Michael...

Horror Film: Jasons and Michaels, kane hodder, boogeymen the killer compilation
kane hodder, boogeymen the killer compilation, jason voorhees: hi Michelle this is what i found on imdb.com Richard Brooker (Jason Voorhees) . . . Friday the 13th Part 3: 3D (1982) Richard Brooker (Jason Voorhees) . . . Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984) Warrington Gillette (Jason Voorhees)...

Horror Film: Would like to know the title of a horror movie, rhonda shear, jump suit
rhonda shear, jump suit, horror movie: Hi, Phil... This question is going to take me through the holidays to find an answer to... hope you don t mind... can you send me a follow-up on Monday, and tell me anything else you can think of about this film.. sounds remarkably like something that would...

Horror Film: Looking for 60's 70's horror film inspired by adams family, andy milligan, family question
andy milligan, family question, hair ball: Okay, what I was saying was that the other movie you mentioned (The Man with 2 Heads) is VERY similar title wise to the movie- The THing with 2 Heads(which I believe is really the title of the other movie) was directed by the same guy who did The Rats are...

Horror Film: Looking for a film, classic kid, hair ball
classic kid, hair ball, creature features: Hey there Steve, The movie you mention sounds vaguely familiar. I am researching it now because I remember coming across this movie and I believe it was on Creature features. I just wanted to advise you that I am looking in the matter further so any more...

Horror Film: Looking for a movie title, horrormovie, google
horrormovie, google, beautiful girls: Can you think of any other scenes in the movie? It sounds like The THing with Kurt Russell but it didnt have any females in it. I will try to work on this. DId the whole movie take place in the lab or was their scenes in other places(outside the lab?) Was...

Horror Film: looking for old movie, dear danny, evil children
dear danny, evil children, zombie: Not much to go on but I will see what I can do. First,can you remember anything about the kids...like what did they look like(all the same or different)what were the ages of the kids(again all the same age or different ages?), what are some of the the things...

Horror Film: Monster Battles, thunder lizard, monster world
thunder lizard, monster world, toho studios: Hi, Lou... From all I can find, you named the one big exception to the rule of no crossover in the Monster world... Universal and Hammer didn t like to mix their monsters up too much, mainly because they kept individual franchaises so popular. Now,...

Horror Film: Monster Movies, red blood cells, creature from the black lagoon
red blood cells, creature from the black lagoon, treasure seekers: Hi, Scotty, and thanks for the good words... Just so you know, I ordered my copy of CalTiki about tn minutes ago... curiosity grabbed the better of me, and I had to have it... I am glad we had some success, after all my wandering around... Let me know...

Horror Film: Movie Name, island of terror, john savage
island of terror, john savage, weird experiments: Hi, Mr. Savage! I know I m running right at the edge of my three-day answer goal, but I haven t been idle. I ve been running through my libraries, book and video, to see what I can find for you. The closest match I ve been able to come up with, based...

Horror Film: Movie title, scream of the wolf, clint walker
scream of the wolf, clint walker, waste of money: Hi, Marc! You re right - it does sound like Snowbeast. However, you might want to check Scream of the Wolf - it was released in 1974, three years before Snowbeast, and has a wolf running around killing people. The wolf turns out to be a werewolf...

Horror Film: movie, top of the stairs, spooky two
top of the stairs, spooky two, little creatures: Hey Andrew, The movie was in fact called Don t be afraid of the dark. It was a 1973 made for television movie. It originally aired on Oct 10 1973. Here is the synopsis: A neurotic housewife named Sally and her business exec husband move into Sally s family...

Horror Film: movie question, adrian zmed, tj hooker
adrian zmed, tj hooker, yellow school bus: The movie you are asking about is called The Final Terror from 1983. Adrian Zmed from TJ Hooker show was in it.A young Daryl Hannah was in it too. It went by a few other names too like Campsite Massacre . Pretty good movie for what it was...a slasher...

Horror Film: movie I think I may have seen as a kid., mud monster, near death experience
mud monster, near death experience, sportswriter: Okay I am pretty sure the movie you want is called The World Beyond from 1978. It was a made for TV movie. Here is some info on it: Sportswriter Paul Taylor, after a near-death experience on the operating table, can hear the voices of the recently dead....

Horror Film: movie title, blood rage, one of the boys
blood rage, one of the boys, exact title: Did you check on my last suggestion. I am pretty confident that I got it!! OKAY!! I think I have something for you! This movie could have been part of a old British TV show from the late 60 s. There was a show called Journey to the Unknown it was...

Horror Film: movie title, edward arnold, striking eyes
edward arnold, striking eyes, film hope: Jennifer, I swear to you, I know this movie... I remember seeing it on HBO a LOOOOOONNNGGG time ago... I want you to do something, though... does the title The House Where Evil Dwells sound familiar at all? It starred Edward Arnold, Susan George, and...

Horror Film: What is that movie?????, april fools day, video killed the radio star
april fools day, video killed the radio star, mid eighties: Nevermind about the 2nd movie I mentioned...I am answering so many questions I forgot who asked what..but you movie should be SIlent Scream !! Let me know. I think I have your 2nd movie too....check out a movie called BANG from 1995...I am pretty sure...

Horror Film: Name a Film, knitting needles, bloodbath
knitting needles, bloodbath, grandsons: Hi, Sherrie... Trying to find this, but the dates you gave me are not matching up with anything I am keying on... are you sure on those dates? Do you remember any of the actors, or where you may have seen them since? Anything at all? Lemme know... ...

Horror Film: Name of horror movie, early 70's attic, countess dracula, attic loft
countess dracula, attic loft, good looking women: One movie I think this sounds like is called Countess Dracula from 1972(I think)...try checking to see if this might be it! I will try to work on this for you. Do you remember if this was in color or black and white? What time period was it set in modern...

Horror Film: Name that horror movie...please!!!, juon 2 grudge 2, lucio fulci
juon 2 grudge 2, lucio fulci, amityville horror: Hi Mark, I ve been trying to research the pulling through the floor part. In the new Amityville Horror there is a scene with a girl being pulled into the floor, but it isn t at the end. The original Juon-2 (Grudge 2) had a woman pulled through the floor....

Horror Film: Name a horror movie, knitting needles, knitting needle
knitting needles, knitting needle, friday the 13th part 3: Hi Sherrie, I know that Friday the 13th part 3 had a knitting needle through someone s head. The part with the grandchildren isn t ringing any bells. Do you know any of the actors or actresses that were in it? Nate P.S. Maybe check out Mother s...

Horror Film: Name of movie about the Devil, evil force, cicle
evil force, cicle, young mother: Hi, David... Still trying to locate this film, but I m not having any luck yet... can you tall me anything else about it? The actors, or where you may have seen them later on, maybe? Can you tell me anything else about the film at all? Anything might help...

Horror Film: NEED to find this horror film, geoff capes, bedbound
geoff capes, bedbound, sawing wood: Hi, Tracy... I m at a complete loss here... it could be Diary of a Maniac, made in Italy, but I cannot find a plot summary about it... this is the closest I ve come to it... none of the others I m finding have any mention of a babysitter or a paralyzed...

Horror Film: Need to know a title of a horror movie from the 70's, long fingernails, slimy skin
long fingernails, slimy skin, horror movie: Hi, C. Lee... Pretty sure you re looking for Don t Be Afraid of the Dark, a TV movie made in the early 70 s... one fo the few times TV got horror right.... LOL... you can find this on Amazon or Ebay pretty simply... I got a copy for about $8... Hope...

Horror Film: Need a Title of a Horror Film, dark night of the scarecrow, horror film
dark night of the scarecrow, horror film, ebay: Hi, Kara... Pretty sure you are looking for Dark Night of the Scarecrow. It was a made-for-TV movie, but it was one of the few times a TV movie got something right, when it comes to horror... well-made, well-acted, and still creeping people out today......

Horror Film: New Friday 13th, texas chainsaw massacre, friday 13th
texas chainsaw massacre, friday 13th, jason takes manhattan: To be honest there hasnt been much surrounding the friday the 13th remake/prequel/reimagining, only that it should get made soon. All that you said should be considered a rumor until an official announcement has been made. I believe it could be released in...

Horror Film: Newspaper reporter needs quotes for story, lon chaney sr, lon chaney
lon chaney sr, lon chaney, st petersburg times: Hi Rick... Thanks for asking me to be a part of this story... hope I get to read the finished piece! Now, on to some answers... 1) You re never going to get past the monster movie. Some evil being, be it from outer space, or some scarred-up unstoppable...

Horror Film: nadia, ironbound vampire, amazon
ironbound vampire, amazon, brother and sister: The name of the movie you are looking for is called The Ironbound Vampire . It was made in 1997 and went direct to video. It is about a soldier who is hurt in a war and then saved by a vampire. He later moves to new jersey. The dvd was released in October...

Horror Film: what is the name of this horror film, brick wall, horror film
brick wall, horror film, backround: Hi, Peter... You re looking for the TV movie When a Stranger Calls Back. It s the sequel to When a Stranger Calls, the tv movie notorious for scaring babysitters around the world. The phone rings, and the voice says, Have you checked the children?...

Horror Film: what is name of movie?, german accent, research desk
german accent, research desk, mad scientist: Hi, Thomas... Kinda thought it was you that sent the question twice... Well, I m still stumped, but I m on the case... I ll let you know if I can find anything out on this... just gimme a few days to sort through the jumble that is my research desk.......

Horror Film: name that movie question, lawrence livermore laboratory, lawrence livermore national laboratory
lawrence livermore laboratory, lawrence livermore national laboratory, livermore national laboratory: Hi Kaitlin, They only movie that I know that involves the LLNL (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory) is TRON and possibly Lawnmower Man. However, the latter is only a guess. Sorry if that doesn t help much, perhaps if you could give me a plot or an...

Horror Film: name of movie, sailing cruise, two couples
sailing cruise, two couples, fishing boat: Hi, Sid! Thanks for asking. The closest one to that description is Kidnapped in Paradise released to TV in 1999. There are several similar films, but Kidnapped... is about the only one involving just two couples. I don t know if it s available on...

Horror Film: I need to find this film, jurgen prochnow, insane asylum
jurgen prochnow, insane asylum, mouth of madness: Hey buddy, I am pretty sure the film you are refering to is called :In the Mouth Of Madness. It is about a fraud expert trying to track down an author who has not handed in his last book. In the movie, the events of the book start taking place in this village....

Horror Film: need help with a horror movie title??, ballerina music, ballet recital
ballerina music, ballet recital, white owl: Cheyenne, I think I have your movie!! Try a movie called They or it might be listed as They Watch from 1993 a TV movie.Please remember to give me some feedback points if I am right! Do you know any actors or actresses in the movie? Was it a TV movie?...

Horror Film: nightmare on elm street, texas chainsaw massacre, nightmare on elm street
texas chainsaw massacre, nightmare on elm street, psycho 9: Top 10 scariest movies would be something based off of my own personal oppinion as any top ten list is based off of personal oppinion or either one person or a whole group. My top ten would have to be: 1. Halloween 2. Saw 3. Saw 2 4. Final Destination...

Horror Film: nightmare on elm street, nightmare on elm street, texas chainsaw massacre
nightmare on elm street, texas chainsaw massacre, nightmare on elm: Recommending horror movies depends on your taste. Whether it be gore, violence, terror, etc. My personal favourites are Saw, Saw 2, Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Freddy VS Jason, American Pyscho. I dont really have a favourite Nightmare on Elm Street as they...

Horror Film: old 80' horror/splatter movie, horror splatter, american horror
horror splatter, american horror, greatest actor: Hey Martin, The movie that you are describing sounds a lot like Fright Night. It is a 1987 movie released by Columbia pictures. It is about a man who is convinced that his next door neighbor is a serial killer vampire. He therefor enlists the help of a...

Horror Film: old horror film, saw the ending once on HBO, I think..?, tales from the crypt, floor tile
tales from the crypt, floor tile, horror film: I am still doing research on this one out of pure empathy. I so know what its like to have the scene in your head and not be able to get it out. I have come up with nothing.....The way this sounds to me is really like a variety show. The best I can do for...

Horror Film: old horror movie, phobos deimos, mad scientist
phobos deimos, mad scientist, sorry buddy: Hey jr, I have definitely seen this but I cant identify the movie because too many of the Frankenstein movies have very similar plots, what I can do is give you a link to various Frankenstein movies where a description might jog your memory and you might...

Horror Film: old horror movie title, sherlock holmes, horror movie
sherlock holmes, horror movie, preist: Hey Danny, Sorry for the late reply, getting ready for Halloween after all ;) You sure gave a lot of details, but I m afraid I m not just help. Older dubbed foreign movies is very niche! This is a list of movies that have a detective/police, I know that...

Horror Film: old movie title, hero guy, cult members
hero guy, cult members, movie buff: Hi again, Dan... I think I may be onto something with your movie, but I have to make contact with a friend of mine who is big into Italian horror movies. He swears that he knows what this film is, but he has to find the actual title... when he calls me,...

Horror Film: Please help me on some 80s, probably 70s movie, slasher films, murder scenes
slasher films, murder scenes, window pane: Hi Pete, I need just a tad more information, here are some questions to jog your memory: Do you remember any of the actors in it that might have played in any other movie, if you don t know the names, just the titles might nelp me. Is the movie american...

Horror Film: please help, school football team, spiral shape
school football team, spiral shape, high school football team: I researched your question for a while and the person that told you Prom Night III: The Last Kiss (1990) was the movie with the transformed football inpalment scene was correct. I have only seen Prom Night 1 and 2 so I cannot personally verify it but I checked...

Horror Film: Question from St. Pete Times reporter, nightmare on elm street, jeepers creepers 1
nightmare on elm street, jeepers creepers 1, st petersburg times: Dear Rick, Thank you for your letter. These are my thoughts on the subject- (1) Moviegowers find something which is inescapable to be very scary. This is the reason behind the sucess of the Nightmare On Elm Street back in the 1980 s. The villian Freddyt...

Horror Film: question about the name of a movie, holler hey, ugly as hell
holler hey, ugly as hell, ninties: Hey Bob, The movie that you mentioned sounds familiar, but I need more information to not lead you in error. Do you remember any of the actors, even if it s actors that played in something else and you don t know their names, name me movies that you recognize...

Horror Film: Re: a melody in "The Wolf Man" ( 1940 ), lon chaney jr, old gypsy
lon chaney jr, old gypsy, frank skinner: Hi, Will! I m sorry the last expert you asked didn t even answer! How rude! I just wish I could be of more help. It s darned near impossible sometimes to find out details about what music was used, because the major studios, like Universal, kept...

Horror Film: The Ring Ending, ringu 2, japanese versions
ringu 2, japanese versions, no muss no fuss: hi Angela Yes Ive seen the movie The Ring - unfortunately. I didnt like it, it made no sense and the only memorable thing about it was the girl crawling out of the well and out of the tv screen. The Ring is based on a Japanese version .. i think its called...

Horror Film: Cannot remember the name of this film, stanley kubrick, house on haunted hill
stanley kubrick, house on haunted hill, amytiville horror: Hi Steven, I would need more information about the movie, do you remember how long ago you saw it, was it in color, do you remember where you saw it. At first thought , the movie that comes to mind is the original The Shining by Stanley Kubrick where...

Horror Film: Scary movie from childhood, medicine cabinet, afraid of the dark
medicine cabinet, afraid of the dark, little guys: Hi, Charlie... Yeah, we found it... it s a classic TV movie, believe it or not... it s called Don t Be Afraid Of The Dark. You can find copies of it on Ebay or Amazon pretty easily... it still ranks as one of the movies that seemed to scare the bejesus...

Horror Film: Seed Of Chucky, seed of chucky, tv spots
seed of chucky, tv spots, britney spears: The TV spots for this movie displays an unusual disclaimer: Britney Spears Does Not Appear In This Movie. This disclaimer was inserted into TV spots because Britney s management was concerned that people might be lead to believe that Britney actually appears...

Horror Film: Splatter Movies, house of 1000 corpses, lucio fulci
house of 1000 corpses, lucio fulci, mario bava: Ok saw, house of 1000 corpses, and the remakes of hills and texas would not fall under splatter movies but under a new style of horror which is mostly labelled torture movies.A recent splatter movie would be braind dead (1990 s), and feast which came out on...

Horror Film: Splatter Movies, st francisville experiment, hush hush sweet charlotte
st francisville experiment, hush hush sweet charlotte, whatever happened to baby jane: Hi, Emily... If you have a halfway decent Blockbuster, you should be able to find some of them.... do you have Netflix, by any chance? All of these are available there... you might also try Ebay, if you have any desire to buy them... sometimes you can find...

Horror Film: scary movie name, 60's or 70's, little creatures, critters
little creatures, critters, scary movie: Hi, J... Are you sure about the dates you saw this? It sounds remarkably like a film called Critters. But Critters came out in the mid-80 s... Can you remember anything else about it? Actors, or where you have seen the actors since? Anything else...

Horror Film: scary movie question, trash chute, brick warehouse
trash chute, brick warehouse, horror movie: You might want to check out a movie called Hide and Shriek and see if that is the movie? ALso do you know if this was a made for TV movie or was theartical release first?Can you describe any other scenes? Collen, I am working on this, I dont have...

Horror Film: Tales of The Crypt, tales of the crypt, babye
tales of the crypt, babye, crick: hi gaby, sorry it took me so long to get back to you. I dont recall the episode you are talking about but you might find some info on this page. http://www.scifi.com/set/tales/ or just do a search for tales of the crypt in www.dogpile.com hope it helps...

Horror Film: Texas Chainsaw Massacare, tobe hooper, hitchcock movie
tobe hooper, hitchcock movie, texas chainsaw: Hi, Alvino... Quick answer to your question.... no... TCM is based on the story fo Ed Gein, a murderer and cannibal who lived in Plainview, Wisconsin. His story was the basis for several books, including the original book Psycho, which, in turn was...

Horror Film: Title of Horror Film, fender bender, horror flick
fender bender, horror flick, leonard maltin: Hello again, Mr. Lyon, For some reason, AllExperts isn t able to find your followup response, so I backtracked to your original question. I still haven t found anything. The search continues, and I m one of those odd sorts who actually reads movie books...

Horror Film: Trying to find name of a movie, hay loft, children of the corn
hay loft, children of the corn, village of the damned: Hi Christina, Well, I am not positive since it s been years since I have seen this movie, but I am thinking that it could possibly be Children Of The Corn . I can t 100% guarantee that it is, but that s what it sounds like. Hope this helps. Thanks for...

Horror Film: Trying to find the title of a Horror film, john houseman, fred astaire
john houseman, fred astaire, adult man: Hi, Brad... I think you are looking for a movie called Ghost Story. Not the one with Fred Astaire and John Houseman, but the one made in 1974. It s also known as Madhouse Mansion in the US... stupid title, I know, but it may be easier to find with that...

Horror Film: Can't find title....., unsuspecting person, roller coaster
unsuspecting person, roller coaster, horror movie: Hey Josh, the movie you are reffering to is called Ghoulies 2. It is the sequel to ghoulies one and it takes place in a carnival. There is a scene in it with the toilet Ghoulie biting the arm off a clown, I believe, anyways I have provided a link to...

Horror Film: I can't remeber the name of this film, director george romero, writer stephen king
director george romero, writer stephen king, ted danson: Hi Dennis, I know exactly what that is. The movie is Creepshow from 1982. An anthology horror movie from writer Stephen King, who appears in one of the segments, and director George Romero. Cast members include Ted Danson, Leslie Nielsen, Hal Holbrook,...

Horror Film: Can't remember a movie I saw years ago., dan aykroyd, chevy chase
dan aykroyd, chevy chase, ghost train: Hi Ally, It sounds exactly like a scene from the 1991 comedy, Nothing But Trouble , which starred Chevy Chase, John Candy, Dan Aykroyd, and Demi Moore. There was a moment in the movie where something like that happens. Hope that s it!. Thanks for writing!....

Horror Film: Can't remember the title, peter cushing, horrible secret
peter cushing, horrible secret, country auto: Hey Joey, I believe the movie you are looking for is called The Ghoul . It was also known as Night of the Ghoul (USA) (DVD title, and The Thing in the Attic. It was made in 1975. This is the movie synopsis: Peter Cushing stars as a former priest who...

Horror Film: can't remember a title, furry creatures, guilty pleasure
furry creatures, guilty pleasure, ebay: Hi, Michele... You re asking about one of my guilty pleasure movies... It s called From Beyond, and it s made by the same people that made the brilliantly-twisted Re-Animator movie... It s available pretty much anywhere like Amazon or Ebay, so,...

Horror Film: tarantula movie from late 70's, early 80's, kingdom of the spiders, william shatner
kingdom of the spiders, william shatner, movie buff: Oh, Mindy, Mindy, Mindy... How could you let yourself forget Kingdom of the Spiders ? Starring William Shatner as veterinarian Robert Rack Hanson???? Best acting in a toupee ever! LOLOL You can find this on Ebay or amazon pretty easily for about $7......

Horror Film: thank you plus 2 other questions, alfred hitchcock presents, religious sect
alfred hitchcock presents, religious sect, suspense thriller: Hi, Scott... No prob on Don t Be afraid of the Dark. Crowhaven Farm is, indeed, the thing you are thinking of... you can get it on Ebay for about $10.00. No luck yet with the other film... are you sure this was not an episode of one of those mystery...

Horror Film: thinking of an old horror type movie...., perfect family, family man
perfect family, family man, stepfather: Hi Dawn, I don t know about the No one can hear you scream part, but there is a 1987 movie about a girl whose mother remarries a seemingly perfect family man, but he turns out to be a killer. It s called, you guessed it, The Stepfather . This may...

Horror Film: tryin to find name of movie, demon woman, breasted woman
demon woman, breasted woman, video store: My bet would be that s the movie you are thinking about,if thats not it then I dont know if I will be able to help you. So , you are saying this movie with the serpent and a six breasted woman was set in modern times??? That doesnt sound like the two go together?...

Horror Film: trying to remember a movie..., red lighting, hell night
red lighting, hell night, linda blair: With the very little info, nothing comes to mind except for Hell Night from 1981, it stars Linda Blair who was in The Exorcist. It takes place in a big mansion. I think there might have been some red lighting involved. You could also try some of these films...

Horror Film: vampire movie?????, captain kronos vampire hunter, buffy the vampire slayer
captain kronos vampire hunter, buffy the vampire slayer, grasping at straws: Kat, Those movies were just movies that I know had a female hero, I actually don t think they are the one you are thinking of. She was definitely the main protagonist though? There are so few horror movies with a female lead protagonist that I m just...

Horror Film: The Walking Wig & Little monsters., little monsters, tiny closet
little monsters, tiny closet, horror movies: Hi Susie, Hmm. I don t know the first movie. Haven t a clue. Lol. I am not confident about the second one, but the second movie sounds like it could be Troll . It was out around 1986 or 87, or something like that, but I am not positive this is it but...

Horror Film: Wendy Kaplan Halloween 5, halloween 5 the revenge of michael myers, wendy kaplan
halloween 5 the revenge of michael myers, wendy kaplan, revenge of michael myers: Wendy Kaplan since being Tina in Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers has surprisingly not been in much. So there isn t much to tell about her. She has starred in two other movies/tv beside Halloween 5 which are Summer Dreams: The Story of the Beach Boys...

Horror Film: There is something in the water????, something in the water, search window
something in the water, search window, hey buddy: Hey buddy, I believe the movie you are reffering to is called The curse . It was released in 1987 and it starts with a meteorite falling on a farm. The animals first get sick and then the people get sick too when the meteorite s contents flow into the...

Horror Film: whats the film?, camp humour, rory calhoun
camp humour, rory calhoun, motel hell: Dear Julian. The name of the film is Motel Hell with Rory Calhoun playing the farmer. He used to produce smallgoods and sausages on his farm and added human meat to his products hence the people being farmed. It is a film full of dark and camp humour but...

Horror Film: I wish I could remember, horror sci fi, robot project
horror sci fi, robot project, deadly friend: Ohhh, Jackie... So close! You e looking for Deadly Friend, starring the delicately gorgeous Kirsty Swanson, before she started Buffy-izing vampires..... father kills her accidentally, friend finds her, and uses his robot project brain to fix her......

Horror Film: i wish this was in my size, friday the 13th jason voorhees, new line cinema
friday the 13th jason voorhees, new line cinema, cinema website: that link did not work for me but i found the sizes of the offical costume from the new line cinema website. http://shop.newline.com/cat/New-Line-House-of-Horrors/Costumes/Friday-the-13th-Jason-Voorhees-Adult-Costume-and-Mask.html MEN S COSTUMES Size...

Horror Film: ZOMBIE MOVIE, horror comedy, cheap horror
horror comedy, cheap horror, horror film: Hi, Veronica... Love the name, by the way... The movie you are probably looking for is called Night of the Creeps. It was made in 1986, directed by Fred Dekker. It s a classic of cheap horror/comedy... you can find a copy pretty easily on Ebay or...

Horse Racing: 1940 and 1939 horse racing stats, daily racing form, good horse
daily racing form, good horse, ed ed: Ed - As far as Kayak II is concerned, your best source for information would probably be a book called Champions published by the Daily Racing Form. The book gives complete statistics for every good horse of every era from the 1890s through the late...

Horse Racing: 2 y/o colt w/o open knees., ed hess, professional athlete
ed hess, professional athlete, sound horse: hi--- well, i would not think of racing him if his knees are not completely closed. remember that open knees will cause not only knee problems, but also bucked shins ankle problems etc. he will change his way of going if he is not comfortable when he is training....

Horse Racing: 2 yr thoroughbred height, ed hess, proper 24
ed hess, proper 24, yr olds: hi stephen --the main and only thing i go on in a 2 yr olds growth ,is ,are there knee s completly closed ???? then and only then would i ever even think of puting him or her in training . i always have them xrayed to see how there knees are. they must...

Horse Racing: 24year old race horse, gentle trail, hart attack
gentle trail, hart attack, race horse: Emil, If she is getting that sweaty from only 15 minutes of gentle trail riding, there is definately something wrong. Call a vet and have her checked out. Trail riding to me is just a slow walk, which shouldn t tax even an older horse s strength. If you...

Horse Racing: 24year old race horse, lightweight
Horse Racing: 24year old race horse, lightweight

Horse Racing: sir barton, dad
Horse Racing: sir barton, dad

Horse Racing: Green horse, Green rider!, high spirited horses, ground manners
high spirited horses, ground manners, novice rider: First thing is to get your filly trained as soon as possible before she gets to comfortable in being undisciplined. You are correct in that bad habits are just as easily learned. She pretty much has developed her personality at this point and from what you...

Horse Racing: Horse racing/entries, brad adler, race preference
brad adler, race preference, horse racing entries: Hi Larry: Every State has its own regulations regarding entries and preference (which horses get to participate when a race overfills). In a stakes race, preference is usually based on overall purse money earned and/or placing/money earned in other stakes...

Horse Racing: horse readers, ed hess, psychics
ed hess, psychics, tina: HI TINA YES I HAVE USED THESE PEOPLE MANY TIMES AND HAVE HAD GREAT RESULTS. JUST LOOK IN THE ADS TILL YOU COME UP WITH ONE IN YOUR AREA THEN YOU CAN CALL THEM AND TELL THEM WHAT YOU NEED FOR THEM TO DO FOR YOU. THEY CAN READ THE HORSE AND ANSWER MANY QUESTIONS...

Horse Racing: Proper way of using Lasix and Bute?, lasix, epistaxis
lasix, epistaxis, lung infection: Mr. Sibayan, Bilateral epitaxis, commonly known in the USA as EIPH, or bleeding from the lungs is usually treated with Lasix, as you have indicated. But Lasix is just a treatment, and not a cure. Bleeding can usually be controlled, but not eliminated....

Horse Racing: Starting Gates, brad adler, gate cards
brad adler, gate cards, starting gates: Hi Bob: When scratches occur, any horses to the outside of that post position automatically move towards the rail. As a result, a horse assigned the outside post in a 12-horse race would move to the 10 post if two horses scratch. NOTE: Bob: On rare...

Horse Racing: sir barton, kentucky derby museum, triple crown winner
kentucky derby museum, triple crown winner, first triple crown winner: Hi Bill: I have no real expertise in this area, however, it seems to me that eBay would be a good place to start. You could possibly contact the Kentucky Derby Museum in Louisville, as well. Finally, contacting a local antiques dealer could be an avenue,...

Horse Racing: Yearling purchase, stress issues, first timer
stress issues, first timer, x rays: Georgie, I would say that it depends on how much you re spending. Since all Thoroughbreds have just turned a year old on January 1, they really shouldn t have any potential training/stress issues in their joints yet, and if the yearling in question is...

Horse Racing: Barbaro, brad adler, modicum
brad adler, modicum, medical procedures: Hi Mick: I believe they did what was right for Barbaro. According to the vets, he had a chance to live out his life with a modicum of grace and dignity. Unfortunately, that did not happen. As is the case with humans as well, complicated medical procedures...

Horse Racing: Blood, ed hess, alfalfa hay
ed hess, alfalfa hay, thoroughbred horses: hi -you can always check with your vet , he or she will have advise on what to give the horse for the blood count. yes there are jugs that do have all of the vits etc the horse needs to keep rheir bolld counts up to par. hope that helps you thanks ED HES...

Horse Racing: Breeding and horse racing, small dog breeds, sire lines
small dog breeds, sire lines, hip displaysia: Anne, As in any type of animal, or any breed of horse, poor breeding practices can cause a predisposition to illness or injury. Look at many small dog breeds that have an affinity for eye problems, or Shepherds who suffer in large part from hip displaysia....

Horse Racing: Breeding and Race track injuries, racetrack injuries, vet clinics
racetrack injuries, vet clinics, track injuries: Hi Rebekha, What an unusual question. Its a bit of a long bow to draw to try to find a corelation between injuries at race tracks and any particular breeding practice. That said, we do know that in an effort to produce more speed or stamina,...

Horse Racing: Breeding and Race track injuries, racetrack injuries, brad adler
racetrack injuries, brad adler, track injuries: Hi Bekah: Yes; thoroughbred breeding practices can indeed lead to racing injuries and general unsoundness. For example, repeatedly breeding horses with thin and brittle bone structure would likely produce offspring with the same attributes, and this would...

Horse Racing: ex racehorse, Christopher Crocker, Thoroughbred Horse Racing
Christopher Crocker, Thoroughbred Horse Racing, Partnerships: Yes, Unlimited Hay and 2 quarts of grain is fine.I give my horses in training unlimited hay as well. Grain should be adjusted according to the horse s level of activity. You should definitely take the horse off most of the grain to keep the energy levels down....

Horse Racing: ex racehorse, pepper powder, stall doors
Horse Racing: ex racehorse, pepper powder, stall doors, empty containers

Horse Racing: rescued thorobred thin, sweet feed, fat cat
Horse Racing: rescued thorobred thin, sweet feed, fat cat, scoops

Horse Racing: horseracing preperation, ed hess, happy horse
ed hess, happy horse, fillies: hi it depends on your horse. if they love to gallop and work then a work out 48 hrs out is a good idea. if they are a a hard to train horse and don t like to train hard , then just a few days off would help them. a fillies is a hard one to determine . i...

Horse Racing: PREVIOUS OWNER, turtle race, rt hip
turtle race, rt hip, jockey club: Hi Paula, So that explains why he did not show up on our racing or breeding charts. There will be an official report in the Jockey Club files relating to the accident. It would probably be available to you if you ask. To get the contact address...

Horse Racing: the pick three, brad adler, nestor
brad adler, nestor, monies: Hi Nestor: I m not sure I understand your question. However, the pick-three pool is the total amount wagered on that particular bet. After taking out the track s cut, the remaining monies are distributed relative to how many winning tickets there are....

Horse Racing: racehorse preperation, christopher Crocker, Thoroughbred
christopher Crocker, Thoroughbred, Horse Racing: There are many factors that may play out here. If this horse is a sprinter, then the muscle is great. I am not sure is this muscle is from galloping or trotting. If it is from trotting then that would not be as beneficial as galloping muscle. If this horse...

Horse Racing: rescued thorobred thin, ed hess, vet check
ed hess, vet check, foaming at the mouth: hi -- yes i had some thoroughbreds that i fed 18-20 quarts of grain a day. i would add whole corn to his diet. there is probably corn in your horse feed already, but probably a small amount .plenty of fresh water and daily exercise is also needed. hope this...

Horse Racing: Secretariat towel, saddle towels, number 1a
saddle towels, number 1a, tack store: Cheryl, The saddle towel was indeed black, and he ran as the number 1A. I don t know where you could find a replica, but you could just go down to the local tack store, buy a black saddle towel, and sew the number on yourself. If your tack store doesn...

Horse Racing: Shoes or Barefoot, Christopher Crocker, Thoroughbred
Christopher Crocker, Thoroughbred, Race horse: You are better off letting her stand in her natural position. Changing a foot angle may just sore her up. Depending on what the terrain is like, I would leave them off if I could. If the terrain, she will be treading, will chip her feet or cause bruising (such...

Horse Racing: Thoroughbred Breeding and Racetrack Injuries, racetrack injuries, brad adler
racetrack injuries, brad adler, constitutional deficiencies: Hi Bekah: Breeding practices can certainly affect breakdowns on the racetrack. For example, continually breeding animals with thin/brittle bone structure would tend to increase the number of racing injuries overall. That being said, this type of causal...

Horse Racing: trainer/jockey, geotechnical field, eightys
geotechnical field, eightys, high shcool: Elizabeth, While I applaud your goal, you have to realize that you re embarking on a very difficult road, at a very advance age for the sport. At our age, we don t recover and heal as well as we used to, and our reactions generally aren t what they used...

Horse Racing: training, stephanie, tb
stephanie, tb: Anything that you can teach him now will save time and aggravation later. Break him to lead well, pick up his feet for the farrier, tie, and load in a trailer. The better mannered he is when he arrives at the trainer, the easier his training will go. Stephanie...

Horse Racing: training old runners for resale, Christopher Crocker, Thoroughbred
Christopher Crocker, Thoroughbred, horses: Race horses are trained in the same manner as hunters from the start, if done properly. I don t believe in training a horse to run into the bit. Horses that run into the bit are generally trained by poor riders and improper training. When I say run in to...

Horse Racing: breeding race horses, breeding race horses, colt or filly
breeding race horses, colt or filly, seattle slew: Alex, While I m sure that Chanson de Soleil is a lovely riding horse, that is really all she is suited for, judging by her produce record. She simply isn t a good choice for a broodmare, and if she was, I couldn t recommend breeding her to Patton, who...

Horse Racing: about Dubai, ed hess, competition side
ed hess, competition side, race horses: i do think the sheik over there has a excellent breeding program going on for some time now and will have many top notch race horses competing all over the world in the near future. curlin, probably the best horse in the world raced there and won the best...

Horse Racing: Dubai; no1 in raccehorse industry?, ed hess, future racing
ed hess, future racing, turnover rate: hi well right now the country is spending so much money to attract everyone to come over there and start business and vacation there. they are building communities for older rich people to retire in.alos lot of international co. are moving there to open up...

Horse Racing: ex-racehorse only jigs when in group or headed home, bitless bridle, stock saddle
bitless bridle, stock saddle, training horses: hi donna well remember that he was trained to have the excitement to race and was probably trained in groups of horses so he could get use to dirt in his face and bumping close quarters in a race etc. and walking and jogging and galloping was a everyday...

Horse Racing: breeding race horses, babies
Horse Racing: breeding race horses, babies

Horse Racing: general questions, ed hess, veterinary questions
ed hess, veterinary questions, thoroughbred owners: well i will answer the ones i can for you 1.---hi i think to make sure that the horse that are going to run in a race is sound and in perfect health for his race. 2.--to make horse racing no-1 in the world. lots of top quality races in every country in the...

Horse Racing: Does my horse need lasix?, brad adler, safe racing
brad adler, safe racing, horse need: (Note: question received on 11/29/08) Hi Gil: In most cases, the administration of Lasix will NOT have a detrimental affect on your horse s performance - regardless of whether it is indicated, or not. As a result, it is probably best to race with the...

Horse Racing: Lead Changes, Christopher Crocker, Racing
Christopher Crocker, Racing, thoroughbred: Moshin, I recommend having the vet look over the horse if the trainer can t figure out the problem. Sounds like there was pain in the leg that the horse kept switching from. He knew which lead he should be on, but every time he went to that lead, it must...

Horse Racing: lead changes, Christopher Crocker, thoroughbred
Christopher Crocker, thoroughbred, horse: Basically with any horse learning a discipline, you need to over exaggerate the cues until your horse learns your style. Eventually you can do it much more gracefully since the horse knows now what you are asking. Think of why a horse changes leads. He...

Horse Racing: lead changes, brad adler, further confusion
brad adler, further confusion, race horses: Hi Laura: Your question is best answered by a licensed trainer. There are several of them on this site. I do know that most thoroughbreds respond to a jockey s weight shift as a signal for them to change leads. In addition, the rider sometimes maneuvers...

Horse Racing: nervous horse, ed hess, tack store
ed hess, tack store, race horse: hi --i do not know if the beer or wine would actually settle him down or not. there are some things you can buy at the tack store for a nervous horse, such as calm and cool or a additive to his feed at night or in the am before you plan on using him hope...

Horse Racing: owner, trainer, brad adler, tongue tie
brad adler, tongue tie, invester: Hi Christine: In order to get a trainer s license, you must pass the written test -which is usually given by the stewards at your local track. You must then pass a barn test in which you saddle a horse, apply a tongue tie, wrap legs with vet wrap, etcetera....

Horse Racing: Quesiton about race horse industry, dubai hongkong, thoroughbred stallions
dubai hongkong, thoroughbred stallions, veterinary questions: Hi Nannapas, Yes this is a lot of questions! Most of the information you require can be found at www.jockeysite.com. Questions about vets should be answered by an equine vet. Thoroughbred racing takes place in over 100 countries. The ones...

Horse Racing: Racing Mare nutrition, Christopher Crocker, Horse
Christopher Crocker, Horse, Racing: I adjust feeding by the horse and it s particular needs and not by the sex of the horse. You have to consider that a colt/gelding will muscle up more and a filly will tend took look lighter in most cases. The fillies you see, that are muscled up, may be...

Horse Racing: Adopting ex racer, taking the plunge, riding horse
taking the plunge, riding horse, slow speeds: Rachael, It just depends on the individual horse. Thoroughbreds (and all horses) are just as individual as people are. I know many, many Thoroughbreds who have transitioned into life as a riding horse just fine, and seem to enjoy the relaxation far more...

Horse Racing: Breeding Question, horse foals, ed hess
horse foals, ed hess, tb mare: hi well remember it is always 60% on the mares side of the family and 40% on the studs side of the family. you could always look her up . the Kentucky blood horse would have her records to see if she had any TB foals. i do not know Bering , so not sure where...

Horse Racing: College options for owning a horse business, christopher crocker, racing
christopher crocker, racing, stable: I would take the equine business management course before anything. Practical track and training experience is way more valuable than a course taught by some trainer who couldn t make a living actually training horses. Many successful trainers are better business...

Horse Racing: different bits for horses, growth plates, skeletal structure
growth plates, skeletal structure, figure eight: Sandra, Briefly, a D-bit is just a standard basic bit for a horse that listens and responds well to a rider. It offers a minimum amount of control, and is extremely mild. A ring bit is a more severe bit, applying more pressure when the rider pulls on the...

Horse Racing: what to feed an OTTB, Christopher Crocker, thoroughbred
Christopher Crocker, thoroughbred, horse: You will have to adjust for his activity, but I would always feed free choice hay in addition to any grains. As far as grains go... Anything with higher fat content will have enough oils to keep his coat healthy. There are some coat conditioning supplements...

Horse Racing: Handicapping, stats guide, nzracing
stats guide, nzracing, glossy coat: Hi Victor, Thats an easy question ----------------------but there is no easy answer. The single biggest factor when considering form is, consider the form! If the horse has been running recently then you are looking for a guide to how it will...

Horse Racing: hey, brad adler, tongue tie
brad adler, tongue tie, thoroughbred racing: Hi Lulu: You do NOT have to go to a college to get your trainer s license. Get a job at a racetrack close to you and inquire with the stewards as to the requirements for a trainer s license. It will usually entail a written test and a practical test (saddling,...

Horse Racing: Mare vs Gelding race feeding, barley corn, rice bran
barley corn, rice bran, wheat chaff: Hi Debbie, A very complex question and I suspect the answer is likely to be just as complex. I am not a trainer so what I know about training you could write on the back of a tote ticket!! However, feed is very important and understanding...

Horse Racing: Max age of race horses, Christopher Crocker, Thoroughbred
Christopher Crocker, Thoroughbred, horse: There are healthy horses running and winning well past ten years old. Most horses will earn the bulk of their life time earnings before five years old. Many horses retire simply because they are costing more than they are earning. The really talented horses...

Horse Racing: reading stud recordes, average earnings index, brad adler
average earnings index, brad adler, purse money: Hello: I don t know what your RI represents. Perhaps it is the same as as North America s AEI (Average Earnings Index). The AEI is a number that represents the amount of purse money the progeny of one sire have earned in relation to the average earnings...

Horse Racing: a real good horse just would not run strait?, ed hess, sore teeth
ed hess, sore teeth, nice horse: hi yes i have had a few horses that would get out in a race. we always looked for sore teeth, a sore in the mouth and also lameness which would cause him to try to run wide during a race. there was always run out blinkers you could use on the horse , a one...

Horse Racing: Thoroughbred Training, brad adler, workout performance
brad adler, workout performance, performance times: Hi Daren: There is no way for a handicapper to determine how and when a horse is being trained (galloped). In fact, there are times when trainers attempt to hide a horse by listing a workout under the name of a different animal. The important thing to...

Horse Racing: Training Licence, race horses, local farm
race horses, local farm, time thanks: Macayla, I would suggest that you get a job as a hotwalker or groom at a local farm or racetrack, and then pay close attention to everything that you hear and see being done. Some will be things to learn, and some will be things to avoid. Both are equally...

Horse Racing: Getting a trainers licence, horse care, letters of recommendation
horse care, letters of recommendation, stewards: Neil, Many states require you to be licensed as an assistant trainer for a period of time before getting your trainer s license, or at the very least, get letters of recommendation from a number of actively licensed trainers. I believe that New York is...

Horse Racing: Barn test on Kentucky trainers test, kinds of bandages, tongue tie
kinds of bandages, tongue tie, stable area: Galen, It has been many years since I took the barn test, but generally, the stewards set you up with a trainer on the backside, who has a set list of things to have you do, and then a few optional ones to choose from, too. They will usually test you out...

Horse Racing: exracehorse, novice rider, energy feed
novice rider, energy feed, race horses: The first thing you want to do is reduce and change the feed gradually over a week or so from the high energy feed they were getting at the race track, to a low energy feed. Also make sure your hay is free from alfalfa, as this is a high energy source as well....

Horse Racing: match race in saratoga 70's, brad adler, older horses
brad adler, older horses, 3 year olds: Hi Daniel: On August 4, 1973, Secretariat ran in the Grade II Whitney Stakes at Saratoga and lost to Onion by a length. Onion sprinted to a clear early lead and made a relatively easy pace while holding off Secretariat at the end. There were a total of...

Horse Racing: Stakes race fees, bloodhorse magazine, stakes races
bloodhorse magazine, stakes races, thoroughbreds: Gary, Congratulations on your new Thoroughbred venture. Obviously you must have bought some very nice stock, if you need to look for stakes already, LOL. In order to find the information about stakes races that you re looking for, you can call the racing...

Horse Racing: starting on farm getting to track, ed hess, ny breds
ed hess, ny breds, show horses: hi well you will have to train these horses for at last 3 months to get them ready to go to the race track to a trainer. 30 days of galloping about 1 MILE to 1 1/2 MILE a day. then another 30 days of galloping with a work every week starting at 3/8 the...

Horse Racing: Training, mental stress, gallops
mental stress, gallops, individual training: That depends a lot on what the horse is capable of, age, and when he will be racing and how far into training you are. I typically suggest at least one day of rest and often give two consecutive days off, after a speedy workout. Rigorous for a two year old...

Horse Racing: Career change!, mini ranch, racehorses
mini ranch, racehorses, gain experience: John, Unfortunately pretty much the only way to get started with an outside trainer or stable if you have no experience under your belt is to start at the bottom, as a groom or hotwalker, and work your way up as you gain experience. This could take quite...

Horse Racing: claiming races, brad adler, purse money
brad adler, purse money, maiden races: Hi Karen: Without more details, it s difficult to assess your horse. The horse could be a three-year old, and have some age-restricted races in which to compete. If the horse is older, there are other restricted races where the competition for purse money...

Horse Racing: extending, gallop, good luck
gallop, good luck, stephanie: Catherine, As your horse relaxes, generally he will extend naturally. If he is carrying his head too high, though, he won t be able to get enough extension. If this is the case, you might try a shadow roll in order to get the horse s head lower, which...

Horse Racing: odd scars on adopted race horse, leg injury, scars
Horse Racing: odd scars on adopted race horse, leg injury, scars, belief that

Horse Racing: HORSES KNEES - TRAINING, x ray, x rays
x ray, x rays, strength training: Kurt, Different horses mature at different rates. Definately x-ray the knees to ensure that they are closed before going on with him. If they aren t closed now, wait some time and x-ray again. Your vet will be able to give you some idea from the first...

Horse Racing: Horse career, brad adler, colleges and universities
brad adler, colleges and universities, university of arizona: Hi Chelsea: The University of Arizona offers several courses in horse racing and horse care. Kentucky also has some colleges and universities that offer similar courses. You could also get a job on a local horse farm and learn the business from that end....

Horse Racing: Horse Racing for Teens, thoroughbred horse races, thoroughbred horse racing
thoroughbred horse races, thoroughbred horse racing, horse racing partnerships: Where I race in Maryland and Virginia, you have to be at least 16 years old to get a jockey license. There may be be some exceptions in certain states or countries and special circumstances, but I have not heard of any around here. One of 2007 top Jockeys...

Horse Racing: horse racing, ed hess, leg care
ed hess, leg care, google: hi-- well ,there is a lot to learn about how to train a race horse to race. it would take about 3 months of training ,starting gate work ,and schooling, plus all of the pre race works from the gate. then 30 more days of galloping at least 1 1/2 mile a...

Horse Racing: info, bleeders, riding horse
bleeders, riding horse, exertion: Giovanni, That would depend on what you re using him for. If you are racing him, then it depends on where you race, and what the rules are there for bleeders. If you are just using him for a riding horse, then the bleeding will probably never bother him...

Horse Racing: Jockey's License, outrider, racetrack
outrider, racetrack, jockey: Anna, You cannot get a jockey s license on the internet. You will have to go to whatever ractrack is closest to you, and apply there. You will have to be approved by the stewards and by the head outrider. In order to get approved, you will have to ride...

Horse Racing: odd scars on adopted race horse, susan grimes, tallahassee florida
susan grimes, tallahassee florida, boddie: Hi Susan, Sounds interesting. I m not sure what they are but because they are so even it sounds like its been a planned procedure rather than an accident. He may have pins strengthening weak hocks or he may have had some sort of correctional...

Horse Racing: odds, brad adler, nick zito
brad adler, nick zito, payoffs: Hi Mike: I never received your original question; sorry for the delay. In the Tampa Bay Derby, Nick Zito s War Pass went off at 1-9 odds. The Show Pool was overloaded with money on the heavy favorite, and when War Pass ran last, all of those funds...

Horse Racing: reading the performance record, brad adler, letter designation
brad adler, letter designation, performance record: Hi Karen: The M indicates that the horse is a maiden and has not won a race. Usually, the Racing Form would list it as a zero: (5 0-1-2) 5 starts, 0 wins, 1 second, 2 thirds but I guess some past-performance data bases use a letter designation....

Horse Racing: is it the sire or the dam?, ed hess, sire line
ed hess, sire line, dam line: hi -- well i think that the odds are 60% for the dam and 40% for the sire. when i would look to buy a 2 yr old ,i would always look at the dams produce record, to see how many foals made it to the races. i am not familiar with the horse mombo.but i am sure...

Horse Racing: Training race horses, exercise riders, race horses
exercise riders, race horses, training horses: Most horsemen that train race horses are pretty good at training the horse to do everything you would expect when they are first getting started. Many of the horses will be surprisingly easy going after the high energy feed is removed and they have been given...

Horse Racing: valuation, ed hess, purse money
ed hess, purse money, rough estimate: hi-- well, you can look up the mare and see if she has produced any other foals that have made the races and won any purse money. it is usually 60% from the mare side and 40% from the stallions side. you have to check on both sides of the family to see who...

Horse Racing: Claiming race, claiming race, stephanie
claiming race, stephanie, horses: Kelly, Any horse entered in a claiming race is eligible to be claimed, not just the winner. I ve seen 4 horses claimed out of a single race before. Doesn t happen often with that many, but it does happen. Stephanie Frost www.AlchemyBloodstock.co...

Horse Racing: Manaroa, scottish tartan, royal ascot
Horse Racing: Manaroa, scottish tartan, royal ascot, royal stewart tartan

Horse Racing: Manaroa, hrnz, alan harrison
hrnz, alan harrison, great horse: Hi Barb, What a great horse the mighty Manaroa was. I remember seeing him several times but I have no idea what his racing colours were. I would ask NZ Harness Racing www.hrnz.co.nz. They will have a register of colours and will be able to tell...

Horse Racing: OTTB Re-training, ed hess, fastracker
ed hess, fastracker, eastern seaboard: HI --WHEN I RACED HORSES ,IT WAS IN NEW ENGLAND AND UP AND DOWN THE EASTERN SEABOARD . I DO NOT RECOGNIZE AND OF THE NAMES YOU HAVE LISTED , SORRY I HAVEN T RACED ANY HORSES FOR SOME YEARS NOW, BUT I ALWAYS PLACED MY THOROUGHBREDS WITH PEOPLE WHO WOULD KEEP...

Horse Racing: quarter horse training, quarter horses, dirt road
quarter horses, dirt road, exact program: Hello Josh, Quarter horses need to sprint repetivly for short distances. If you have hills, that would be a great place to sprint to strengthen the hind end. On the flat, I would do multiple heats (if the horse is sound) at about 3/4 of the distance you...

Horse Racing: SOLE PROPRIETOR OR PARTNERSHIP, ed hess, sole proprietor
ed hess, sole proprietor, jockey club: hi --well everything has to be on the up and up. especially with the racing commission. even though it is a lot of paper work etc. everyone associated with the ownership of this horse has to be listed as the owners and it will have to run in a partnership...

Horse Racing: trainer license, new fingerprints, practical knowledge
new fingerprints, practical knowledge, background check: Bill, Contact the racing office at whatever the closest track to you is, and ask for a copy of rules and regulations governing racing in that state, and also a copy of the most recent condition book. Study both well, and then call the track stewards to...

Horse Racing: Age, brad adler, peak status
brad adler, peak status, physical peak: Hi Lars: In general, horses reach their physical peak somewhere between the ages of 3.5- and 4-years old. They can usually maintain that peak status for a year or two, depending on their gender (males tend to maintain their optimal-racing condition longer...

Horse Racing: changing leads, changing leads, bad idea
changing leads, bad idea, firm believer: Darrell, The time it takes to condition a horse for different distances varies from horse to horse. In my opinion, you should always want a horse conditioned to go farther than the race that you re pointing for. That helps minimize fatigue during the...

Horse Racing: Dirt vs. Turf, turf races, churchill downs
turf races, churchill downs, horrible accident: Katherine, Every country that has racing has its share of catastrophic injury. The USA may have a higher rate, but I don t know that there are actually any reliable statistics on breakdowns anywhere except the USA, and those aren t all that reliable, either....

Horse Racing: dosage in horse racing, depth explanation, dr steve
depth explanation, dr steve, own website: Terry, Dosage is a system developed by Dr. Steve Roman for determining a horse s ability to race successfully at a particular distance. This is done by assigning a point value to a number of selected sires,(chefs de race) and then determining which of...

Horse Racing: english assignment, trainer, race
trainer, race, horse: Most trainers in this country don t train horses properly. So what I will say here is not typical... Horses start training as yearlings. Horses start to build cardiovascular, bone and soft tissue strength at this age. The horse s body adapts to gradual increases...

Horse Racing: a ex race horse is a hand full to ride, Crocker, Christopher
Crocker, Christopher, Horse: How old is he? How long has he been off the track? What are you feeding him? A race horse needs the same amount of time as it took him to be a race horse, if not more, to train for his new career. That horse was trained from a yearling through it s racing...

Horse Racing: Filly in heat, brad adler, old pennies
brad adler, old pennies, stud horses: Hi Joe: I have heard a story or two about copper and its calming affect on fillies and mares in heat. One person, as I recall, put a few old pennies in the water. I can t say (from personal experience) whether it works or not, but I would assume that your...

Horse Racing: Filly in heat, copper pennies, stud horses
copper pennies, stud horses, water buckets: Joe, I ve heard of putting copper pennies in horse s water buckets to cure everything from snots to staying in season, but I have yet to see any scientific proof that it works for anything at all. In my opinion, it has no value whatsoever. Stephanie...

Horse Racing: Dirt vs. Turf, asking the right question, channel 11
Horse Racing: Dirt vs. Turf, asking the right question, channel 11, turf

Horse Racing: Race Horse with Broken Legs, race horses, bones
Horse Racing: Race Horse with Broken Legs, race horses, bones

Horse Racing: How fast should they run?, quarter horse races, quarter horse
quarter horse races, quarter horse, horses: This is a hard question to answer since there are all levels of racing for these horses for different distnaces. If he loves to run and loves to run fast, then get some training in him and enter him in a race. He doesn t have to run far since quarter horse...

Horse Racing: greatest horse, triple crown winner, brad adler
triple crown winner, brad adler, seattle slew: I would probably say that Secretariat was the best horse ever. But that, obviously, is just one man s opinion. I would NEVER discount the possibility of any horse being juiced. There are numerous illegal drugs and steroids in use at any given moment...

Horse Racing: Kentucky Derby, Preakness, Belmont question, ed hess, lynne thompson
ed hess, lynne thompson, derby preakness: hi --well, it is always up to the trainer and owners to decide where and when to run their horses next. so ,if the horse did not match up to the test, then they decide not to run again against that same quality horses next time out, and look for a better...

Horse Racing: nervous thoroughbred, brad adler, few suggestions
brad adler, few suggestions, ups: Hi Vanessa: Unfortunately, once a horse develops bad gate habits, it is very difficult to change their behavior. Trainers try different techniques to calm horses and reduce act-ups at the gate, but they are usually ineffective. You would be best advised...

Horse Racing: ponying, beach glass jewelry, ed hess
beach glass jewelry, ed hess, presque isle downs in erie pa: hi sue-- well you would need to go to a horse training farm and start working on the farm ,learning to pony race horses. trainers always need pony boys and girls to pony the race horses that have some leg problems ,to keep the weight off them. hope this helps...

Horse Racing: Race Horse with Broken Legs, race horse owners, coffin bone
race horse owners, coffin bone, proper circulation: Many people think they let these horses go because they can t race. Race horse owners in this game have more money than the average horse owner and can afford to pay, and will, like in Barbaro s case to save the horse. Eight Belles was more likely to be saved...

Horse Racing: Re-training an ex-racehorse, thoroughbred racehorse, tender loving care
thoroughbred racehorse, tender loving care, classic characteristics: Hi Harriet, You have encountered one of racings great dilemmas; how to reposition a thoroughbred racehorse back into the general population. This takes great patience and a good deal of TLC.(tender loving care) You have correctly identified...

Horse Racing: racing gender, brad adler, colt or filly
brad adler, colt or filly, male horses: Hi Serenity: As you might expect, males are the dominant racehorses. However, it is very rare for a female to race against males. Half of all races are restricted by sex, so the females can compete at their own level. Once in a while, though, a female...

Horse Racing: Starting a breeding farm, thoroughbred race horses, tennessee walkers
thoroughbred race horses, tennessee walkers, deep pockets: Kenneth, You re asking a question that can t really be answered in this short a venue. If you have no experience with Thoroughbreds, then the first thing that I would suggest is to immerse yourself in the industry first, and read and study everything that...

Horse Racing: silverhotspur, brad adler, bet on a horse
brad adler, bet on a horse, sportinglife: Hi Barry: Try a UK-racing website like sportinglife.com or uk-racing-results.com. If you spend a little time on the Internet, I m sure you ll find some info on the horse. Go to the site where you bet the horse and check their entries and results, maybe...

Horse Racing: Twice A Prince, brad adler, public auction
brad adler, public auction, definitive answer: Hi Gayle: Maybe chasing Secretariat took more out of him than anyone could have imagined; I don t think he had any progeny. Joking aside, you d have to run some stud reports on him to find a definitive answer, and that can get costly. I do know that...

Horse Racing: weight.., ed hess, light jockey
ed hess, light jockey, gallops: hi, well i have used exercise boys weighing up to 175lbs and as long as the horses were sound , i could see no problem using them to gallop the horses. long slow gallops are very good for the horses and the extra weight would not hurt them at all. hope this...

Horse Racing: Betting, brad adler, betting on horses
brad adler, betting on horses, true talents: Hi Randy: If your friends are picking horses by names and numbers, they are not winning, and only by sheer luck would they be picking more winners than you. If they re cashing tickets more often, it s probably because they are betting more money and getting...

Horse Racing: entering a race, ed hess, weight allowances
ed hess, weight allowances, bug boy: hi -- well when you want to enter a horse in a race, you go to the condition book for the track you are racing at and look for the day you want to run . you enter usually 24 hrs out. you go to the secretary office and go to a entry clerk and pick the race...

Horse Racing: ex-race horse, bucked shins horse pin firing freeze cracked cannon bone
bucked shins horse pin firing freeze cracked cannon bone: That is not correct information that you were given. This process is also known as pin firing. The vet will use a hot iron rod and simply burn through the skin to promote healing of a bucked shin . The thought behind this process is that more blood is drawn...

Horse Racing: HISTORICAL RACE STATS ON MY HORSE, brad adler, monterey co
brad adler, monterey co, jockey club: Hi Michelle: For $35, the Jockey Club will provide you with the horse s name, breeding, state of foaling and race record. You must have the tattoo number and he must be a registered thoroughbred. The phone number is 1-800-333-1778. Brad Adler www.superthoroughbred.co...

Horse Racing: horse racing, ed hess, thourobred
ed hess, thourobred, rope: hi Haley -- you will have to gallop him or rope him abut 2 1/2 miles a day in order to get him fit to race. he will have to have some gate works and get a starting gate card in order to start in a race. i always train a horse for 3 months before their first...

Horse Racing: Information, brad adler, credible assessment
brad adler, credible assessment, stud farm: Hi Stephen: I m not exactly sure what you are asking. If you own a horse and want its stride and gait analyzed, there are companies and research facilities that can assist you - for a hefty price. If you are just curious about a particular horse s dimensions...

Horse Racing: Jockey/Exercise Rider... How do I start?, exercise rider, boston massachusetts
exercise rider, boston massachusetts, racing stables: Hello Medha, There are tracks in Boston Massachusetts. You need to be at least 16 years old in most jurisdictions to obtain a jockeys license. I would check training centers where they break babies and start out horses and go from there. Those farms are...

Horse Racing: physiology, Crocker Racing Stable horse Racing partnerships Christopher
Crocker Racing Stable horse Racing partnerships Christopher: Great. Send them to Chris@CrockerRacingStable.com. I have had two horses that have the same sort of back, that I think you are describing. One of them won this past Tuesday, July 1st (Running Gear). The other (City Avenger) ran second last fall for me. Both...

Horse Racing: race start, charge of the light brigade, hunting horn
charge of the light brigade, hunting horn, song tune: Hi Pat, I have been asked this question several times. Its difficult to answer as there are quite a few tunes used in different parts of the world. Usually it is a stirring tune suitable for the heralds trumpet or hunting horn on which it is usually...

Horse Racing: Source for Stats, google search, brad adler
google search, brad adler, anita spring: Hi Cliff: Horseracing information can be accessed through racetrack websites, Brisnet (brisnet.com), Equibase (equibase.com), Daily Racing Form (drf.com) and other sites. Simply do a Google search and you will get numerous hits for racing information....

Horse Racing: thoroughbred training, stephanie, book of rules
stephanie, book of rules: Vince, Each state that allows racing has its own set of rules and regulations. You need to contact your state s racing geverning body and ask for a copy. It is probably available on the Web as well. But beyondthat, each track has its own rules, too,...

Horse Racing: want to learn more on being a jockey, ed hess, high scool
ed hess, high scool, racing horses: hi --i am not sure if there is a school that teaches jockey training , but i think you would be better off going to a horse training farm and learn to exercise horses. then if you are a good rider, a trainer will offer you a job at a racing stable at a race...

Horse Racing: becoming an exercise rider or jockey, exercise rider, race horses
exercise rider, race horses, group races: Hi Toni, In this life, nothing succeeds like passion. You certainly sound like you have the passion to make it in the world of thoroughbred racing. I am a long way a way in New Zealand so it is difficult to point you to the right people to give...

Horse Racing: Curious, brad adler, tattoo number
brad adler, tattoo number, certificate papers: Hi Kay: The Horse Identifier was looking at the horses tattoos - a series of letters and numbers peculiar to each animal. This process ensures that each participant is, in fact, the horse they are supposed to be. Throughout history, there have been incidents...

Horse Racing: i don't know where his tattoo # is on his papers..., ed hess, ottb
ed hess, ottb, time hope: hi well if you look at his upper lip there should be the correct reg no for this horse. usually there are no letters and then some numbers. it should be very clear on the foal paapers where the no is usually stands out right away. please look at the papers...

Horse Racing: My Thoroughbred, sweet feed, molasses
Horse Racing: My Thoroughbred, sweet feed, molasses, fillers

Horse Racing: Racehorse name from early 1900s, brad adler, horse breeders association
brad adler, horse breeders association, maryland horse breeders association: Hi Ben: I m afraid I cannot be of much help. Something from that long ago will be difficult to trace, especially if the horse in question was not an accomplished competitor. You might try the Maryland Horse Breeders Association in Timonium, MD (410-252-2100)....

Horse Racing: Rules, Crocker Racing Stable and Thoroughbred horse racing partnerships
Crocker Racing Stable and Thoroughbred horse racing partnerships: I can only tell you that they have the rules for each track printed clearly in the condition book. Every track that I have been to, allows any licensed owner to claim horses. There are special forms you can fill out and get approval from the stewards to claim...

Horse Racing: Starting a young one, ed hess, breaking horses
ed hess, breaking horses, great reputation: hi-- since you have a very well colt, you might decide to send him to a very well known training center, with a great reputation for breaking horses, that breaks yearlings. i know it costs a lot of money to send a yearling out to get broke, but you must...

Horse Racing: SWIMMING 2 YR OLDS, delicate business, dirt track
delicate business, dirt track, boddie: Hi Kurt, I am sorry that you have not received an answer from me before now. I answered your mail but have just discovered several emails stuck in the outbox. As you are no doubt aware working a 2yr old is a delicate business. They are usually...

Horse Racing: SWIMMING 2 YR OLDS, ed hess, dirt track
ed hess, dirt track, hind end: hi thanks for your question. i have taken older sore horses and have put them in a swimming poodle to get them fit without the extra weight on them during staining. i do think that a 2 Lyra old needs to teaming on a dirt track to get the miles under them....

Horse Racing: stakes, brad adler, monies
brad adler, monies, purse: Hi Hans: A stakes race is a high-level event, usually with no conditions (restrictions with regard to eligibility), in which participants put up money (a stake) to enter. The stake monies usually go towards the purse. In some cases, which can make...

Horse Racing: My Thoroughbred, rice bran, hunter jumper
rice bran, hunter jumper, grass hay: hi well you will have to give him a diet that is not too much protein as that will keep him hot. when had the horses on the farm resting, i would turn them out all day and bring them in and feed them just a sweet feed low in protein. as long as he is getting...

Horse Racing: Claiming a horse, brad adler, claiming race
brad adler, claiming race, state of pennsylvania: Hi Donna: Clenbuterol is a bronchodilator that also has steroidal properties. It helps horses to breathe easier and builds muscle. This drug is closely monitored in all states and is illegal as a race-day medication. It can be used, judiciously, but...

Horse Racing: exercise rider license, saratoga racetrack, exercise riders
saratoga racetrack, exercise riders, exercise rider: Shelley, Yes, the stewards send potential exercise riders to ride before the head outrider, who will evaluate their skills and knowledge of the rules of riding on the track. If they feel that the rider is a safety risk, they won t grant a license. Stephanie...

Horse Racing: exercise rider license, exercise riders, exercise rider
Horse Racing: exercise rider license, exercise riders, exercise rider, outrider

Horse Racing: wondering how to become a horse trainer, horse trainer, groomer
Horse Racing: wondering how to become a horse trainer, horse trainer, groomer, good experience

Horse Racing: finding pedigree of a thoroughbred, tb gelding, political maneuver
tb gelding, political maneuver, jockey club: Vicky, You can try looking him up on www.pedigreequery.com, but bear in mind that all of the information on this site is inputted by the users, and so is somewhat unreliable. The best place to find reliable and accurate info is to go to www.equineline.com,...

Horse Racing: A HORSE, lesson horse, half brother
lesson horse, half brother, race horse: Ingrid, I can t tell you much about Pantex that you don t already know. I can tell you that he is a half brother to a stakes winning horse named Nuclear Assembly, and a stakes placed filly named Freeze Em Out, and that he won 2 races as a two year old,...

Horse Racing: A HORSE, thoroughbred horses, lesson horse
thoroughbred horses, lesson horse, indepth knowledge: Hi Ingrid, I am not sure what organisation holds the register of thoroughbred horses in the USA. I am assuming you are an American altho you have not said so. I live in NZ so don t have an indepth knowledge of your administration. Ask your trainer...

Horse Racing: Horse trainers, ed hess, mid atlantic area
ed hess, mid atlantic area, horse trainers: hi , well you will have to go to your present trainer and tell him that you are going to change trainers and pay him up to date and then there will be no problem when you change trainers.you can look around the track where your horse is stabled or look for...

Horse Racing: horse history, brad adler, lip tattoo
brad adler, lip tattoo, ottb: Hi Jayne: You can go to a website like Brisnet.com, become a member, and put his name in the race record database. A search will be performed and it will give you some choices for horses with that same name; you will also get their pedigrees and their...

Horse Racing: jockey, insurance issues, jockey
insurance issues, jockey, local area: Jamielyn, Odds are good that nobody is going to want to hire you to ride at your age due to liability and insurance issues. But you can t lose anything by asking. Maybe they would be willing to let you help out in some other way until they feel you have...

Horse Racing: Mental training, thoroughbred horse racing partnerhships gastric ulcers christopher Crocker
thoroughbred horse racing partnerhships gastric ulcers christopher Crocker: Hyper is good for the most part. The mare who just won for me, {and posted 2 seconds in a row after the win) goes to the paddock like a wild woman. She has to walk at least a mile like this since the barn was at the furthest possible point to the paddock....

Horse Racing: owners license, fingerprints, thoroughbred
fingerprints, thoroughbred, stephanie: Tara, Just head down to the State Office at your local track, and fill out an application. They will also want fingerprints. You will need to actually own a Thoroughbred, or have plans to claim one in an upcoming race, in order to get a license. Stephanie...

Horse Racing: Retraining the ex-racer, training thoroughbred race horses christopher Crocker
training thoroughbred race horses christopher Crocker: I am not sure of your level of riding... so assuming you have trained jumpers and broke horses..... Treat him like any other horse you would train. Most thoroughbreds that are high strung off the track are this way because they are so fit and jacked up...

Horse Racing: Training race horses, race horses, training horses
race horses, training horses, race horse: Hi Carol, This question is probably better directed to a person currently training horses as the options are as numerous as are the number of horses. That said, I am in favour of a variety of training methods and terrain. The conditions on a track...

Horse Racing: Winners?, maiden races, maidens
maiden races, maidens, right time: Bor, There are maiden special weight races, which are for maidens with no selling price attached. Then there are maiden claiming races, in which any the horses can be taken for the amount of the claiming price. There are maiden claiming races at many different...

Horse Racing: wondering how to become a horse trainer, thoroughbred horse racing trainer Christopher Crocker
thoroughbred horse racing trainer Christopher Crocker: In the racing industry, you must pass a few test at the race track to become a licensed assistant trainer. I would get with a stable as a groom and work your way to barn foreman. After a few years, maybe take a shot at getting an assistant trainer s license....

Horse Racing: advice on galloping, ed hess, meter race
ed hess, meter race, work outs: hi -it depends on the individual horse some need lots of work and some run well off of less work. if the horse ran 4th first time out he should improve. i gallop horses but not open gallop just a gallop in hand. i always work them if they need to be sharpened...

Horse Racing: ex racehorse mare, ed hess, beet pulp
ed hess, beet pulp, thoroughbred mare: hi yes when i was in the business there was a feed called respond you fed them all they wanted to eat. it had some beet pulp etc. just ask your feed store if they have anything like that. they will tell you what fed they have that would fir that description....

Horse Racing: ex racehorse mare, transition work, racehorses
Horse Racing: ex racehorse mare, transition work, racehorses, ocassions

Horse Racing: Hooves, sore heels, weight shift
Horse Racing: Hooves, sore heels, weight shift, racehorses

Horse Racing: horse trainer, lots of fun, connie
Horse Racing: horse trainer, lots of fun, connie, auto insurance

Horse Racing: Hooves, Christopher Crocker, Racing
Christopher Crocker, Racing, Stable: Does he not do this for the farrier or you or both? Some horses you really have to lean on twist that chestnut good while pushing him with your shoulder to get him off balance. You could also try and push that hoof pick into his shin until he picks it up....

Horse Racing: horse trainer, thoroughbred horse racing, equine knowledge
thoroughbred horse racing, equine knowledge, st peters mo: Mark, I understand completely. Horse racing just gets in your blood, doesn t it? Since you don t live near any racetracks, and assuming that you re willing to relocate, your best bet would be to get a subscription to the Blood Horse magazine, and watch...

Horse Racing: owner license, brad adler, agriculture state
brad adler, agriculture state, cwp: Hello: Type in the link below for the Pennsylvania Racing Commission. I believe you can download their forms and fax them into their offices. You will need fingerprints, though. They may allow your fingerprints from New York, but you need to ask them....

Horse Racing: Retraining a young ex race horse, Christopher Crocker, Thouroughbred
Christopher Crocker, Thouroughbred, Horse Racing: This is sometimes referred to as cross cantering. There could be a neurological problem or lameness. She should break out of it at a full gallop, but I wouldn t recommend trying that until a vet does and evaluation. Does she jog sound? Check her feet and the...

Horse Racing: Getting started in the race horse industry, buying a racehorse, thoroughbred filly
buying a racehorse, thoroughbred filly, worthwhile endeavor: Darcy, In my personal opinion, breeding this mare for a racing foal would not be a worthwhile endeavor. You would be far better off buying a yearling or two year old at auction and having it trained, if you want to get into racing, or maybe even buying...

Horse Racing: Trainers License, necessary requirements, racetrack
necessary requirements, racetrack, stewards: Ernest, Different states have different requirements for obtaining a trainer s license. I suggest that you contact the Stewards at your local racetrack, and ask them the necessary requirements in your state. Stephanie frost www.AlchemyBloodstock.com...

Horse Racing: How I can get a trainers License, thoroughbred trainers, racetrack
thoroughbred trainers, racetrack, stewards: Durjodhan, The first step is to contact the stewards at the nearest open New York racetrack, and ask them for the requirements to obtain a trainer s license in New York, and also when they are offerring the trainer s test. Good Luck, Stepanie Frost...

Horse Racing: urgent filly race stakes, ed hess, tongue tie
ed hess, tongue tie, fillie: hi sounds like to me that she is a short distance runner. maybe the 7 fur is a bit too long for her to run. ok, a slow 1 1/2 mile gallop each day ,if she is a easy horse to gallop,if she is a hard horse to train, then ponying her would be good too. and...

Horse Racing: I want to know more about my horse, canterbury park, speed capabilities
canterbury park, speed capabilities, dosage profile: Jill, Dosage is a system developed by Dr. Steve Romans for estimating the distance and speed capabilities of a Thoroghbred based on his realation to certain key sires, called chefs . It can be a little difficult to understand, and is too complicated to explain...

Horse Racing: breathing during race, ed hess, tongue tie
ed hess, tongue tie, work outs: thank you for the question. does she run with a tongue tie?? sometime that will help her breath much better. if she is holding her breath, then that is a problem that she is in control of . i would work her and tie her tongue and see if that helps any. work...

Horse Racing: medication, lasix, sleep
Horse Racing: medication, lasix, sleep

Horse Racing: Kentucky Derby post positions, kentucky derby post positions, field horses
kentucky derby post positions, field horses, morning line odds: Stewart, I believe that you are confusing the wagering field with the outer post positions. The post positions for the Derby have never been given out in a preferential manner based on morning line odds. Indeed, since morning line odds aren t made up...

Horse Racing: meadowlands winning horse, Christopher Crocker, thoroughbred
Christopher Crocker, thoroughbred, horse: I only have the following information: Include was born in 1997 with 20 Starts, 10 Wins, 1 Place, 4 Shows. Career Earnings: $1,659,560. Bred in Maryland Pedigree: Include was sired by Kentucky winner, Broad Brush (earned $2,656,793) and out of dam,...

Horse Racing: medication, christopher crocker, lasix
christopher crocker, lasix, epih: I don t feel the lasix is the issue. It sounds like there is something else going on. Lasix will cause dehydration where you may notice in the eyes and coat, but not to the extent you are describing. The horse is sick for other reasons. Those other reasons...

Horse Racing: Pony Horse, pony horse, afternoon work
pony horse, afternoon work, alternate source: The best place to look for a pony horse is the bulletin board of the local racetrack. You can also talk to the pony people there who may know of one for sale. Some training centers may have trainers who are looking to sell their lead pony as well. As far...

Horse Racing: racehorse, ed hess, question thanks
ed hess, question thanks, racehorse: hi -- well, i am not sure what you mean by that?? you would have to have him or her vet checked ,to find out why your horse has a problem breathing. it could be any reason. if you haven t had the vet look at the horse, then you should do that first. thanks...

Horse Racing: stops running in the turn, christopher, Crocker
christopher, Crocker, racing: I would need to actually put my hands on this horse to figure out the problem. All I can tell you is to drop this horse in as cheap as possible and see if he runs better against worst company. At this point, he has shown that he doesn t have the talent you...

Horse Racing: Thoroughbred Training, paint gelding, ed hess
paint gelding, ed hess, fillie: hi well you might think i am pulling your leg, but contact a physic and have him or her come to the farm and read the horse for you. they can tell you what the problem is with the horse. i had a similar problem with a fillie, and the physic read her for me...

Horse Racing: training, 2, year old
2, year old, thoroughbred: I am sorry for the delay in the response as I have been out of town helping breaking 2YOs, interestingly enough. All horses must be evaluated individually. I personally do not like to run 2 year olds, but if you must, the key is slow slow slow. Short fast...

Horse Racing: winning percentage, Crocker, Racing
Crocker, Racing, stable: Sorry for the delay, as I have been at the Kentucky horse sales. That is totally up to you. I personally never expect anything more than the ten percent of earnings and would never ask for it. I would just hope my clients send me more horses. Christopher...

Horse Racing: Coming from behind on dirt, ed hess, dirt racing
ed hess, dirt racing, silky sullivan: thank you very much for your comments, i appreciate it very much. well every horse is different and i think it all depends on the horse. some horses get free on the front end and run very Well and other horses gave no speed and have to make it up at the end...

Horse Racing: Conditioning, ed hess, quarter horses
ed hess, quarter horses, brick wall: hi-- thoroughbreds are not quarter horses so they do need different type of training. i think you are over training them at this point of time. too much work outs are not needed. the horses appear to have speed, so you need to gallop them 1 1/2 miles a day...

Horse Racing: thoroughbred trainer, legs
Horse Racing: thoroughbred trainer, legs

Horse Racing: Horse at Track, pony, horses
pony, horses, trauma: Hello Susan, Some horses that have had an injury will remember how and/or where they got injured. If the injury was traumatic, then they may react to places and/or things that remind them of the trauma. He may not like the track, or certain parts of the...

Horse Racing: why is there no jockey colleges, christopher, Crocker
christopher, Crocker, jockey: There are jockey schools all over the country. I have never attended one, so my knowledge of these schools is limited. I know Chris McCarron has a jockey school. Here is a video link about it... http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/videos/watch/598E89C7-AB30-4167-A5ED-90BA43578435...

Horse Racing: What to look for in a good yerling/two year old, ed hess, trot canter
ed hess, trot canter, standing posture: HI --I KNOW PEOPLE WHO BREAK THEM AS YEARLINGS TO THE SADDLE , LINE DRIVING, WALK, TROT, CANTER, GALLOP, THEN THEY TURN THEM OUT TILL THEY ARE A TRUE 2 YR OLD. START THEM UP IN THE SPRING SLOWLY AND TAKE THEIR TIME GETTING THEM TO THE RACES. 2 YR OLDS COME...

Horse Racing: over night sheets, delaware park, r85
delaware park, r85, lasic: Hi Glenn: Talked to one of my trainer friends and got some very good information. The designations CX2, etc. are just the race #ís from the condition book. If you look at the extra races they have on the overnight for Monday you see they are numbered...

Horse Racing: Online gambling, horse racing, handicapping
horse racing, handicapping, wagering: Good morning Michael: Thanks for your question - and let me say that you are going about this the correct manner. There is so much that you need to learn prior to ever making a wager. Most people just jump in with both feet and before they know it...

Horse Racing: overnight sheets, overnight reports, handicapping
overnight reports, handicapping: Hi Glenn: Again, thanks for your question. There are many suppliers of track data that we as handicappers use in our creation of pick sheets. In particular, I use nothing but Brisnet past performances at www.brisnet.com. On their webside home page, down...

Horse Racing: Pinhooking, pin oak stud, colorado state university
pin oak stud, colorado state university, equine science: Hi Judi: I truly admire your passion; without it, one usually has nothing in this sport. I must admit that I am not up to date on the latest figures relating to the auction prices for yearlings and 2yo s. For a simplistic, though logical assessment,...

Horse Racing: Race Horse, crimped oats, ed hess
crimped oats, ed hess, thoroughbred horses: hi sweet feed is for both quarter horses and thoroughbred horses. hi sweet feed already has the crimped oats in it. you can add oats to the feed if you want to. for a 1000 lb horse i would feed at least 12 quarts of feed a day which included the oats if you...

Horse Racing: thoroughbred trainer, race horse trainer, ed hess
race horse trainer, ed hess, thoroughbred trainer: hi - yes, go to a race track near where you live and talk to some trainers as they can give you the advise you are looking for. you could also find a training farm that will break your 2 year old for you and maybe you can get a job on that farm and work...

Horse Racing: When to our two year old filly again?, ed hess, fillie
ed hess, fillie, hollywood park: hi-- WELL I AM GLAD TO SEE THAT YOU HAD THE HORSE IN MIND WHEN YOU ALL DECIDED TO TO THE BEST THING FOR THE HORSE AND DO THE CHIP OPERATION AND GIVE THE HORSE THE PROPER HEALING TIME BEFORE YOU DECIDED TO PUT HER BACK IN TRAINING. YOUR TRAINER SHOULD HAVE...

Horse Racing: 100 Ways to Improve Your Horse's Schooling, ed hess, horse discipline
ed hess, horse discipline, groundwork: HI ALL BOOKS USUALLY TECH YOU WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE TRAINING OR FEEDING OR GENERAL CARE OF THE HORSE. DISCIPLINE COMES WITH YOU, YOU WILL NEED TO KNOW WHEN AND HOW TO TREAT THE HORSE WHEN THERE IS A PROBLEM THAT NEEDS TO BE TAKEN CARE OF. THANKS...

Horse Racing: assistant trainer, ed hess, horses
ed hess, horses, stable: hi well i would work with a trainer till he lets you do more and more things in the stable , like entering the horses, making decisions on when and where to run the horses, taking over a few horses for your own training to see just how much you have learned....

Horse Racing: basic training at riding club, ed hess, racehorses
ed hess, racehorses, basic knowledge: hi yes you have to go to a training center to get the basic knowledge of working with the horses. lots of things to learn before you think of going to the race track to get some work. good luck finding work . remember that if you want to do something bad...

Horse Racing: bolting feed, ed hess, racehorses
ed hess, racehorses: hi you can feed the horse higher up. put the feed tub very high up on the wall or corner so that the horse has to reach and stretch out his neck , it will slow him down from eating too fast. also if that doesn t work then you can put some big stones in the...

Horse Racing: Claiming races, crocker, racing
crocker, racing, horses: Good question.... It is in Maryland s condition book, for instance, that dated conditions such as you stated, NW1Y, are titled as Beaten Claiming . Sometimes the racing form has their own way of doing things that may not coincide with how the race was specifically...

Horse Racing: growing a little thick in the neck, crocker, racing
crocker, racing, horses: You want a light, flexible neck in a horse. A colt tends to grow a thicker, heavier neck and will bring the horse out of balance up front (too heavy). You want an agile frame for racing. Some short, stocky, wide, thick horses do make great sprinters. I prefer...

Horse Racing: dexter ring bits, ed hess, chestnut gelding
ed hess, chestnut gelding, spoons: hi-- the problem may not be with the bit you are using as the horse shows speed and then starts to tire. it could be a breathing or soreness problem as many horse do have these types of racing problems. you can always check with your vet to check the breathing...

Horse Racing: ducking out, ed hess, blinkers
ed hess, blinkers, whip: HI I THINK A LOT OF HORSES DO DUCK OUT DURING A RACE AND SOME OF THE CAUSES ARE BEING HIT WITH THE WHIP AND OTHER TIMES IT IS THEY SEE SOMETHING AND TRY TO DUCK AWAY FROM WHAT THEY SEE. A PAIR OF FULL CUP BLINKERS SO HELP SOME HORSE KEEP THEIR MINDS ON RUINING....

Horse Racing: EIPH Follow-Up Question, lasix, furosemide
lasix, furosemide, crocker: Nothing to worry about unless you plan on galloping her 35 mph for mile or more. Most horses are treated with lasix for racing to prevent the risk of bleeding. Nothing for you to worry about. More about Furosemide (Lasix)........... The reason you need...

Horse Racing: is she excited, ed hess, odd problems
ed hess, odd problems, bushy tail: hi ---there are a lot of WIVESTALES out there that people use when making excuses for horse and their odd problems etc. it may be true that a bushy tailed horse is very excited in the race, but i never thought about it that way. horses do raise their tails...

Horse Racing: k k snaffle bit
Horse Racing: k k snaffle bit

Horse Racing: stinky stables, sweet pdz, gastrointestinal system
Horse Racing: stinky stables, sweet pdz, gastrointestinal system, fly spray

Horse Racing: foot problem, ed hess, steel shoes
ed hess, steel shoes, racing horses: HI -- WHEN A HORSE WALKS , GALLOPS OR TROTS, HE ALWAYS LANDS ON HIS FOOT HEEL FIRST. NOW STEEL SHOES WILL HELP TO KEEP THE FOOT FROM SPREADING OUT TOO MUCH AND I USE THEM IN TRAINING BEFORE THEY ACTUALLY RACE. ALUMINUM SHOES WILL GIVE A LITTLE WHEN THE HORSES...

Horse Racing: groundwork training, ed hess, time thanks
ed hess, time thanks, canter: hi --it is the every day training that the horse needs to know from day one. learning to walk, trot ,canter. hot walking learning about using the bit, ground driving the horse to teach them the use of the bit and reins, turning right ,left. stopping and starting....

Horse Racing: Handicapping a horse race, ed hess, horse race
ed hess, horse race, jockey: hi when you handicap a race you have to look at all of the aspects of the horses past performance and judge him against the other horses in the race to see if he can beat them. track condition, claiming price or allowance, jockey, distance, money earned...

Horse Racing: hanging in or out in race, nzracing, sore jaw
nzracing, sore jaw, race question: Hi Rohit, There is an old saying, Learn by doing, knowledge is power If you keep asking questions you will keep learning more about racing and training. My experience is limited so widen the group of people who you correspond with and get some...

Horse Racing: being a jockey, thoroughbred horse trainer, ed hess
thoroughbred horse trainer, ed hess, taking care of horses: hi well your weight and your height are both against you as you should weigh no more then about 110. you could try to become a gentleman jockey. you ride in steeplechase races, hurdle races and flat hunt club races,so you can weigh more. thanks ED HES...

Horse Racing: improved performance of a horse, ed hess, nose band
ed hess, nose band, rider c: HI --- A CHANGE OF EQUIPMENT WILL MAKE A HORSE RUN MUCH BETTER. SOME TRAINERS USE THE SURE WIN AND SOME USE BLINKERS. IT ALL DEPENDS ON WEATHER THE HORSE NEEDED THE EQUIPMENT CHANGE. YOU SAID HE WAS ALSO GELDED AND SOMETIME THAT PUTS HIS MIND ON RACING AND...

Horse Racing: improvement in horse performance, ed hess, slow pace
ed hess, slow pace, previous engagement: HI --SEEMS TO ME THAT THE TRAINER PUT THE HORSE IN THE RIGHT RACE AND THAT IS WHY HE WON. HE WAS IN AGAINST HORSES THAT HE COULD BEAT. SLOWER PACE, AGE DIFFERENCE ETC. TOO MANY TRAINERS RUN THEIR HORSES OVER THEIR HEADS FOR WHAT EVER REASON AND THAT MAKES...

Horse Racing: k k snaffle bit, snaffle bit, snaffle bits
snaffle bit, snaffle bits, horse gear: Hi Rohitk, I have never heard of a KK snaffle bit. The picture you sent shows a snaffle bit with 2 hinged areas in the mouth. This is unusual but not unheard of. Most snaffle bits are hinged in the middle and just provide pressure to the...

Horse Racing: leading from right, goodluck, dozens
goodluck, dozens, organisations: Hi Rohit, I am sorry, I don t understand your question. If you want more detail about the practice of ponying then you should ask an American trainer. Try www.jockeysite.com this will give you dozens of email addresses to clubs and organisations...

Horse Racing: long gap training, ed hess, long gap
ed hess, long gap, vet check: HI-- WELL THE FIRST THING I WOULD DO IS TO HAVE YOUR VET CHECK OUT THIS HORSE TO MAKE SURE THE PROBLEM IS NOT BOTHERING THE HORSE. MAKE SURE THE HORSE IS SOUND BEFORE YOU PUT HIM BACK IN TRAINING. YOU WILL HAVE TO GO SLOW TO SEE HOW IT GOES. THNAKS ed hes...

Horse Racing: lower hind legs, ed hess, hind legs
ed hess, hind legs, filly: hi --caulks will put the horse off balance. if she is short legged, then she is short legged and she will have a way of going that will compensate for that problem. caulks will jar her when she gallops etc and cause problems, worse then being short legged....

Horse Racing: race horse, jockey club, thoroughbred horse
jockey club, thoroughbred horse, race horse: Hi Jose, Its a bit like trying to roll a cigarette without papers, it just won t work. To run a thoroughbred horse on a registered race track it must be registered with the appropriate regulatory authority. In your country that is The Jockey Club....

Horse Racing: racehorse trainer job in australia, racehorse trainer, immigration authorities
racehorse trainer, immigration authorities, nzracing: Hi Rohit, If you want to take up training in Australia or New ZEaland I would suggest you obtain a job working for a local trainer for a year or so. This would give you a good opportunity to learn about the local racing systems and to learn the...

Horse Racing: rail setting, run-up times, rail placement
run-up times, rail placement: Hi Joe: Thanks for your question. In my opinion, rail placement does not make a difference on dirt tracks like it does for turf races. There is a greater difference in run up times when moving back and forth between distances. It is to insure that...

Horse Racing: sacral vertebra fracture, ed hess, veterinary examination
ed hess, veterinary examination, ehat: hi when a accident happens on the race track, it is up to the state vet to make the decision on ehat to do for the horse. sometimes the horse is so brke down that the only thing to do is to destoy the horse. you as the trainer or owner may also make that decision....

Horse Racing: short neck horses fed from ground, ed hess, hay rack
ed hess, hay rack, chest level: hi i usually feed my horses with a feed tub in the corner of the stall . about chest level unless they are a bad bleeder or bad winded horse then i feed them lower to the bottom of the stall. if you feed hay, feed on the floor as if you hang a hay bag or...

Horse Racing: which side a sliding bit to be given, ed hess, horse run
ed hess, horse run, blinker: HI A SLIDING BIT SLIDES EITHER WAY . INSIDE OR OUTSIDE. WHEN USED PROPERLY WITH THE FIGURE 8 , IT WILL HELP THE HORSE RUN STRAIGHT. YOU CAN ALSO USE A ONE EYED BLINKER OR A RUN OUT BLINKER TO HELP KEEP THE HORSE RUNNING STRAIGHT IN A RACE. THANKS Ed Hes...

Horse Racing: Getting started, ed hess, hi ed
ed hess, hi ed, job: hi RACHEL , well you can always go to the race track near where you live and go to the stable gate and tell the guard you are looking for work on the track. they will announce for anyone looking for help, come to the stable gate. YOU SHOULD GET A JOB THAT...

Horse Racing: stinky stables, ed hess, horse head
ed hess, horse head, bad odour: HI YOU HAVE TO CLEAN THE STALLS 3 TIMES A DAY AND IF YOU GO BUY THE STALL AND SEE A PILE OF MANURE, THEN PICK IT UP.YOU CAN USE LIME ON THE FLOOR TO KEEP IT SANITARY AFTER YOU CLEAN THE STALL, AND BEFORE YOU PUT DOWN FRESH BEDDING. YOU CAN USE FLY WIPE ON...

Horse Racing: Training OTTB...and purchasing, ed hess, ottb
ed hess, ottb, hard time: hi it may just be that the horses has not had that much training using his right lead, but then again it could be because of a problem and he just doesn t feel comfortable using the right lead.you can always have a vet check him out for you. thanks ED HES...

Horse Racing: Training times, turf culture, dawn hours
turf culture, dawn hours, race horses: Hi Martin, Although it is a common practice I don t think there is a common answer to your question. From a trainer point of view, there are many days when he must be away at trials, races, jumpouts, sales and so on. To maintain a regular schedule...

Horse Racing: tongue strap - breath better, ed hess, tongue tie
ed hess, tongue tie, control thanks: hi yes a tongue tie will help the horse breath better and keep the tongue from moving around while racing. most horses do race with a tongue tie. you have to see how they train in one first before you put one on in a race.I WOULD USE A NOSEBAND OR FIGURE...

Horse Racing: does trainer assigns weight, ed hess, weight allowances
ed hess, weight allowances, time of entry: hi-- well when you enter the horse in a race, you get weight allowances. the racing secretary writes the condition book and sets all of the allowances your horse gets, so when the trainer enters the horse he takes what allowances the horse gets. thanks ED...

Horse Racing: turning out a yearling instead of being galloped, ed hess, yearlings
ed hess, yearlings: HI WELL WHEN THE TERM TURN OUT IS USED I THINK THAT THEY MEAN THE 2 BREAK OLD IS GOING TO BE TURNED OUT TILL THE RACING SEASON STARTS UP IN THE SPRING. THEY USUALLY BREAK THE YEARLINGS TO THE SADDLE ETC AND TURN THEM OUT TO GROW TILL THEY ARE 2 YR OLD....

Horse Racing: typing up, acid concentration, boddie
acid concentration, boddie, gait: Hi Rohit, A big problem with the racing and breeding industry is that we talk in jargon and ordinary people do not understand what we are talking about. Tying up is a term that refers to the action of a horse becoming tight in its gait. That...

Horse Racing: Winning a race without a whip, ed hess, many horses
ed hess, many horses, good horse: hi i have had many horses win many races with out the whip. some horses do not need the whip to win and others hate to get hit at anytime in the race. AFTER All they are trying every step of the race, so why use a whip on them. i had A HORSE called Navajo...

Horse Racing: whip phobea, ed hess, riding a horse
ed hess, riding a horse, whip: hi -- some horse do not like the whip at all, so if the rider hits the horse during the race, the horse will stop running and give up. you have to know what the horse likes before you use the whip on him. some horses run very well when you use the whip, it...

Horse Racing: youngster horse fear, baby horses, herd animals
baby horses, herd animals, hand in the sand: It does sound as though the youngster needs more gate schooling, and more relaxed handlers in order to convince him that the gates are not a bad place. A young horse should be able to stand quietly and break alertly by himself before being introduced to other...

Horse Racing: 4 year old Quarter Horse- "Open Knees", crocker, christopher
crocker, christopher, thoroughbred: I have never had a horse, who had knees open at age 4. I would check with your vet if this is a concern for you. I can t give you good advice since I do not know the whole story. Sorry I can t be more help. Please consult your vet for the best answer. Christopher...

Horse Racing: condition book, claiming races, optional claiming races
claiming races, optional claiming races: Hi again Nick: Thanks again for your question - I ll try to give you a definition of pure claiming races and then an explanation of optional claiming races. Claiming races are the most commonly run races in the United States. Horses competing in claiming...

Horse Racing: How much energy does a racehorse has, palmerston north new zealand, massey university
palmerston north new zealand, massey university, searchnz: Hi Rohit, I don t think this is an exact science so I can t answer that question. There will probably be a formula somewhere that computes a horses biomass and can give an indication of energy levels and output. I can t even think who to ask,...

Horse Racing: feeding daily, ed hess, stable horses
ed hess, stable horses, racehorse: HI I ALWAYS FED VERY EARLY IN THE AM ABOUT 1 HOUR OR SO BEFORE THEY WENT TO THE TRACK AND I ALWAYS FED A SMALL AMOUNT LIKE A COUPLE OF QUARTS, THEN FED DINNER AFTER THEY WERE Cooled OUT ETC ABOUT 10-11 AM, THEN FED SUPPER AROUND 4-5 PM . EVERY HORSE IS DIFFERENT...

Horse Racing: GOOD FORM, new zealand
new zealand: Hi Gopal, Form is a term used to describe how a horse is performing. If it is running well and has some wins and some places it is in good form . If it is not doing very well then it is out of form Hope this helps, Don New Zealan...

Horse Racing: green runner, ed hess, train horses
ed hess, train horses, straight course: hi always train horses in sets as they get lots of bumping ZIG zaging and dirt in their faces and pinned down on the rail. training them that way you will teach a horse what he is going to encounter in a race. i always try to work my horse in sets. thanks...

Horse Racing: HORSE IN A GOOD FORM, horse form
horse form: Hi Gopal: Thanks for your question. This statement is a feeling of how the horse has been running. In horse racing, the form of a horse is a record of significant events including its performance in previous races. The form may identify the horse s sire,...

Horse Racing: HORSE OF THE SEASON, horse of the year
horse of the year: Hi Gopal: Thanks for your question. I think you are referring to Horse Of The Year . The American Award for Horse of the Year is the highest honor given in American thoroughbred horse racing. It has been awarded since 1887 to the horse, irrespective...

Horse Racing: racehorse diet feed formula, ed hess, racehorse
ed hess, racehorse, bran: HI --- WELL YOU CAN CHECK WITH YOUR VET ON FEEDING AND I DO KNOW THAT TOO MUCH PROTEIN IS NOT GOOD FOR YOUR HORSE ..PROBABLY NO MORE THEN 12 % PROTEIN IS WHAT YOU SHOULD FEED. OATS, SWEATED, BRAN IS A VERY GOOD BASIC FEED. BUT YOU SHOULD CHECK WITH YOUR...

Horse Racing: Tip sheets, tipsheet, handicap
tipsheet, handicap, horse racing: Hi John: My tipsheet is called Jim s Pony Picks and it was sold at Oaklawn during the 2007 live meet - it is $5.00, but there are package prices available at www.puppies-or-ponies.com - click on ponies, then ponies prices, then Oaklawn. I only sell...

Horse Racing: Track Work Log Book, ed hess, vet work
ed hess, vet work, blacksmith: HI WE HAVE A SIMILAR THING HERE IN THE STATES. IT IS CALLED THE TRAINING CHART AND IT IS THE BARN IN THE OFFICE WHERE THE TRAINER DOES ALL OF HIS WORK. IT IS A MONTHLY CHART KEPT ON EACH HORSE AND SHOWS THEIR DAILY WORK AS GALLOPS-- BREEZES, WALKING, VET...

Horse Racing: tongue strap for breathing problem, ed hess, tongue tie
ed hess, tongue tie, breathing problem: hi when you use a tongue tie on a horse it keeps the horse from moving his tongue around and prevents him form getting his tongue in the way of his breathing. like it keeps the horses tongue out of the air way so he can breath normally. thanks ED HES...

Horse Racing: trotting in reverse sand track, ed hess, sand track
ed hess, sand track, canters: hi well since sand is very tiering, you should only trot them a few miles . if you rope then in a sand pit or round Penn , then you should rope them for about 20 mains on each direction to make then use both leads evenly. remember that trotting builds up...

Horse Racing: trotting in reverse sand track, reverse sand track, horse work outs
reverse sand track, horse work outs: Hi again Rohit: Thanks for your question - I am not familiar with a reverse sand track so it would be difficult for me to answer this question - however, I am sure that if the reverse sand track is only meant for trots and free canters, then you would...

Horse Racing: warming upto starting gates, warming up, training exercises
warming up, training exercises: Hi Rohit: Just as is with human athletes, horses must start every training session with a warm-up. Just like us, horses need an introduction period to understand what is coming next and what will be expected of them. Warm up the horse s muscles, joints...

Horse Racing: beginning training, brad adler, race horses
brad adler, race horses, cautious approach: Hi Amanda: You would be much-better served by asking a licensed trainer (there are several on this site) about the best way to proceed; my expertise in this area is limited. I believe you have a good handle on the situation, though, and your cautious approach...

Horse Racing: ex race horse lameness, brad adler, race horse
brad adler, race horse, farrier: Hi Amanda: Your question might be better addressed by a licensed trainer; I am a racing analyst. That being said, it has been my experience that some horses, when subject to the rigors of racing or training, just do not take well to the stress - both physically...

Horse Racing: ex racehorse lameness, boddie, professional trainer
boddie, professional trainer, racehorse: Hi Amanda, I d like to think I could help you with a simple answer but this is a mystery to me. The shoes you put on her first may have focussed your attention on her feet when in fact the problem could be anywhere in the foot or leg. I assume...

Horse Racing: ex race horse lameness, lyme disease, neurological condition
Horse Racing: ex race horse lameness, lyme disease, neurological condition, epm

Horse Racing: retired racehorse record, brad adler, thoroughbred racehorse
brad adler, thoroughbred racehorse, tattoo number: Hi Danielle: Without more information (correct name and/or breeding), it will be extremely difficult to get any records for your horse. If she was a thoroughbred racehorse, though, she should have a tattoo. With that tattoo number, you should be able...

Horse Racing: stall rest, cannon bones, stall rest
cannon bones, stall rest, bone density: John, The term stall rest is generally used to mean that the horse is confined to the stall, period. Often after a fracture or other major injury, the horse needs to be strictly confined for a period of time, and this is when most bone loss occurs. ...

Horse Racing: Assistant trainers license one more question..., assistant trainers, medication dosage
assistant trainers, medication dosage, mares and foals: hi - well you can always go to the race track and ask for a job in a racing stable and go from there. once the trainer see s that you are a good groom, he will give you more jobs around the barn to do. you need to tell the trainer that you would love to become...

Horse Racing: becoming an exercise rider, exercise rider, good luck
exercise rider, good luck, stephanie: Amy, Basically to become an exercise rider, you just have to find someone willing to put you up on their horses. Any age requirements would be up to the individual who hires you. I would suggest going around to local farms, be very honest about your qualifications,...

Horse Racing: condition book, race, condition
race, condition, book: It should say not considered in allowances or not considered in eligibility if it says not considered in allowances, then it means that if you won races for the claiming price that is stated, then you are still allowed the weight as if you never won the...

Horse Racing: What is DP, DI and CD in plain english please., brad adler, sunday halo
brad adler, sunday halo, sprint races: Hi Claudia: To find a race record for your horse, simply go to brisnet.com or equibase.com and select a lifetime race-record report. It will cost you a few dollars. The Dosage Index to which you refer is simply a mathematical formula that predicts...

Horse Racing: STARTING GATE, tail gates, coat of paint
Horse Racing: STARTING GATE, tail gates, coat of paint, welder

Horse Racing: Greesy Heel, ed hess, thoroughbred mare
ed hess, thoroughbred mare, cracked heels: hi i think you mean a cracked heel ??? with the snowy fields and snow , horses sometimes do get cracked heels from the snow and that takes time to heal. i had very good luck with vetalog ointment. put it on and cover for a few days then change dressings...

Horse Racing: gating, ed hess, love tap
ed hess, love tap, bell rings: well -- it is up to the horse to break from the gate, but if he or she is breaking slowly, then you should try a pair of full cup blinkers on the horse. this will keep his mind on the business on hand and breaking from the gate. some times the gate crew will...

Horse Racing: Horse Racing Starting Gate, nz thoroughbred racing, thoroughbred racing association
nz thoroughbred racing, thoroughbred racing association, starting gates: Hi Carol, Building starting gates is a specialised engineering project so the sources of quality information will be few. I would start with your local racing club and some of the bigger training establishments who have probably done this same...

Horse Racing: Lead Change on Television, handicapping, lead changes
handicapping, lead changes, speed splits: Hi again William: Again, thanks for the question. No, I don t think that lead change problems in younger horses should be taken into account when handicapping. Of course, it also depends on what criteria you use to handicap - there are various methods...

Horse Racing: Leg weariness, ed hess, breathing problem
ed hess, breathing problem, gallops: hi well she might have a breathing problem. you should have your vet scope her to see if there is anything wrong in her throat. also she might be bleeding when she is under pressure. lots of horses do bleed during a race, and never show the bleeding outwardly....

Horse Racing: Published Workouts, brad adler, workout times
brad adler, workout times, quality horses: Hi James: As I have told people many times, workout times are not very important. Except for noteworthy horses - those whose workouts are publicized and scrutinized - workout times should be taken with a grain of salt. You are correct, there are many...

Horse Racing: STARTING GATE, Thoroughbred Racing Starting Gate
Thoroughbred Racing Starting Gate: Hi Carol: Sorry for the delay - I work at Oaklawn Jockey Club and we had a very busy weekend, what with the Rebel Stakes and some very good racing for the whole week. I ve discussed your question with the track maintenance personnel and found out...

Horse Racing: how do i get started, Crocker, Christopher
Crocker, Christopher, Horse: Go to Pinnacle Downs and start getting on horses for any trainer you can. One of those trainers will be able to help you get your license. The state may have different requirements for getting approved to ride in races. You will most likely have to break out...

Horse Racing: Tb Mare w/ breathing problem., ed hess, hunter jumpers
ed hess, hunter jumpers, tb mare: hi-- well you should have a vet scope her and just see what kind of breathing problem she has. if it is just a minor breathing problem , i am sure she will be ok for hunting and jumping, but id she has a flap problem, then she would need a operation to breath...

Horse Racing: Trainer Licence, ed hess, thoroughbred horses
ed hess, thoroughbred horses, training horses: hi alisha --- well you have to have a trainers license to train thoroughbred horses in any state issued by the local racing commission. to train other peoples horses other then thoroughbred horses, you may not need a license. you can go to the local racing...

Horse Racing: Trainers compensation, ed hess, assistant trainers
ed hess, assistant trainers, daily basis: hi when i trained horses the trainer would get 10% of the winnings and a bonus if the owner wanted to give you a bonus. yes the trainer charges a fee for each day which covers the feed, training, galloping , barn care etc. the assistant trainers work on...

Horse Racing: Triple Crown/Breeder's Cup, triple crown winners, belmont stake
triple crown winners, belmont stake, triple crown races: Danielle, That is a hard question to answer, because it is a matter of individual preference, but in general, I would say that the Triple Crown is the more prestigious thing to win, because it isn t just one race, but a series of three (the Kentucky Derby,...

Horse Racing: time, horse, racing
horse, racing, time: Good question. This is confusing to many. Races are typically called in 5th second intervals. 23 and 2 was actually rounded down to the nearest 5th fraction. The time is 23 and 2 fifths or 23 and 40/100 or 23.4. The program may publish anything from 23.40...

Horse Racing: winning horse pictures, track photographers, track photographer
track photographers, track photographer, best bet: Jenna, Finding all of those photos again could prove to be difficult, but depending on how old they were, your best bet is to contact each racetrack, ask for the contact information for the track photographer, and explain to him what happened. Most track...

Horse Racing: Best Advice for Beginners, horse racing, guarantees
horse racing, guarantees, good luck: Elyssa, The absolute best advice that I can give a beginner is to learn everything that you can, never think that you know everything that there is to know, and never spend any money on horses that you are not completely willing to lose. There are no...

Horse Racing: How to Buy a Race Horse, how to buy a race horse, ed hess
how to buy a race horse, ed hess, race horses: hi you need to take someone with you that knows horses as there are so many things to look at when buying a horse. if you just go to buy a horse yourself, you might wind up buying a pig in a poke, so please take a person with you that does know race horses...

Horse Racing: behaviour problems in ex race horses, thoroughbred race horse, brad adler
thoroughbred race horse, brad adler, pony club: Hi Sahra: Indeed, many racehorses are high-strung, but that does not mean that they are psycho or dangerous. If a thoroughbred just off the track is not wound down (training routine gradually scaled back), they will likely be cantankerous and wild...

Horse Racing: behaviour problems in ex race horses, crossties, sweetest girl
Horse Racing: behaviour problems in ex race horses, crossties, sweetest girl, thoroughbred

Horse Racing: feeding a hyper thoroughbred, broom grass, orchard grass
Horse Racing: feeding a hyper thoroughbred, broom grass, orchard grass, quality orchard

Horse Racing: Horse tying up, apple cider vinegar, hot summer 2
Horse Racing: Horse tying up, apple cider vinegar, hot summer 2, mother of vinegar

Horse Racing: feeding a hyper thoroughbred, ed hess, hay diet
ed hess, hay diet, sweet feed: hi--- a nervous horse needs to be on a very plain diet, such as a basic low protien sweet feed ,say around 10%--11% . not many oats as they tend to produce lots of protien. a basic hay diet, no alfalpha hay too rich and plenty of tuen outs to mkeep them moving...

Horse Racing: Horse tying up, boddie, vet
boddie, vet, good luck: Hi Colin, You mention that this is happening continually so I think you should consult a local vet rather than take advice from the other side of the world. If this is a regular problem then you will need to identify what is causing the problem...

Horse Racing: horse racing, ed hess, work outs
ed hess, work outs, furlongs: hi you will have to train them and see how they take to the training. i always gallop a horse 2 miles a day, just gallop, not a open gallop. after 30 days of galloping with no workouts, i start working them slowly , starting at 3 furlongs then after one...

Horse Racing: Layup, ed hess, fillie
ed hess, fillie, dull coat: hi. well sometimes a change of area, feed and lack of training can change a horses attitude etc. you sound like you did everything you could to try to find out what was wrong with the horse with out any results. did your trainer keep her on any hormone?? ...

Horse Racing: purse, maiden races, initial calculations
maiden races, initial calculations, stakes races: Lary, Thanks for the kind words! Here in the USA, purses are mainly funded by track revenue, which includes simulcasting revenues, and also slot/casino type revenue, if the track has such. The track negotiates with the horseman s guild at each track to...

Horse Racing: Speed Ratings, nad al sheba, churchill downs
nad al sheba, churchill downs, major clubs: Hi John, In 7 years of answering questions on All Experts I have never been completly stumped-------until now. I have no idea what the difference may be. However, its a valid question so I would ask some major clubs in the USA and also Nad Al Sheba,...

Horse Racing: Whip (stick) rules for jockeys and pink square, thoroughbred race horse, ed hess
thoroughbred race horse, ed hess, pink square: hi-- well i am not sure , but i think it is 50 feet from the gate and also it may be the starters preference. i am not sure how many times a jock can hit the horse with his whip, but i know some riders are whip happy . i don t know anything about reflective...

Horse Racing: Where do I go?, ed hess, horse trainer
ed hess, horse trainer: well ,you just don t go to get your trainers license. it is not that easy . you must first pass a few tests given by the race track you are at. the HBPA office would have the info you need to obtain your trainers license. you will have to have at least 3...

Horse Racing: Betting "Field Horses" in the Derby, field horses, the field
field horses, the field, betting the field: Hi Mark: Thanks for your question... You are correct - betting the field was more common about 10 years ago or so, but I think I saw a field bet about two years ago and for the life of me, I cannot remember the occasion. The racing secretary, at each...

Horse Racing: Claiming races, purse money, claiming race
purse money, claiming race, horseman: Stephen, Claiming can be confusing, so I ll try and explain without muddying the waters further. Any horse entered in a claiming race is eligible to be claimed, whether it eventually wins or not. At most tracks, the horse belongs to the claimant the minute...

Horse Racing: how to get enrolled being a jockey, exercise rider, riding horses
exercise rider, riding horses, econmy: Miguel, At 31, you are starting a bit late, but that doesn t necessarily mean that it can t be done, just that it will be far more difficult. I m hoping that you are already an experienced rider, and if so, I would suggest going to local training stables...

Horse Racing: filly race horse, fillies, mares
Horse Racing: filly race horse, fillies, mares

Horse Racing: filly race horse, vagina lips, boddie
vagina lips, boddie, race horse: Hi Joe, A most unusual question for this type of forum, however I ll assume its serious. I don t know about US racing rules or common practice in US racing but it certainly would not be allowed in NZ or Australia.If it is a possibility that the...

Horse Racing: Where to find a good broodmare, stable mail, bloodstock agent
stable mail, bloodstock agent, bloodhorse magazine: Rachel, You have a couple of options for finding a good broodmare. You can keep track of mares that look interesting to you by signing up for stable mail through www.equineline.com, you can check the classified ads in The BloodHorse Magazine or The Thoroughbred...

Horse Racing: Horse Racing, prime stage, natural ability
prime stage, natural ability, wear and tear: Mike, It just depends on the individual. Speed is related to training and general health as well as natural ability. An untrained, unfit 3 year old likely won t be as fast as a trained and fit 7 year old, but that same 7 year old might be slower than...

Horse Racing: Kentucky Derby, brad adler, relative percentage
brad adler, relative percentage, breeders cup: Hi Dennis: Believe it or not, I really don t pay that much attention to races like the Derby or the Breeders Cup. I spend much of my time assessing the relative talents of various levels of claimers throughout the country. That being said, my guess would...

Horse Racing: Kentucky Derby, kentucky derby, mine that bird
kentucky derby, mine that bird, friesan fire: Hi Dennis: Thanks for your question - actually I placed a wager on # 8 Mine That Bird - $4 to win and $2 to place, which paid me $260.40. I publish a pick sheet and he was my 3rd pick (if you will send me your email address, I ll send you a copy of my...

Horse Racing: NYRA, Mutuel Department, State Racing Department
Mutuel Department, State Racing Department, Tote Department: Hi George: First of all, thanks for your question. The process for expanding exotic wagers is pretty simple - first of all the tracks ownership must want the wagers - they advise the Mutuel Depart - the Mutuel Department sends in a proposal to the State...

Horse Racing: Starting Out, gear environment, boddie
gear environment, boddie, further training: Hi Tammy, In most countries thoroughbreds race from age 2. That does not mean all 2yr olds race but they can if they are mature enough. Training can start as soon as you like but of course until the horse is strong enough to carry a rider you...

Horse Racing: swimming, ed hess, wind problem
ed hess, wind problem, fir: hi -- well ,i have swam horses in between races to keep their wind in good condition, but i have never swam them into a race. you need a combination of swimming and galloping in order to get the horse dead fir. if the horse is running and in shape, but a little...

Horse Racing: Tattoo's, brad adler, paperwork problems
brad adler, paperwork problems, jockeyclub: Hi Jim: It would be very rare for the tattoo to completely disappear, but I guess that it is possible. Sometimes, when badly faded, they are very hard to read in certain types of light. Below are two links that may help you in your search. Also, for...

Horse Racing: Track conditions and Dunkirk, crocker, racing
crocker, racing, stable: Dennis, Sloppy, Good, and Muddy are all different track conditions . He knows his horse is good over the slop, but not so great over a muddy or good track, as he stated. Each of those terms is a specific condition and noted so in the racing form. ...

Horse Racing: Whip rules in the Kentucky Derby, kent desormeaux, quarter horse
kent desormeaux, quarter horse, horse race: Dennis, Kent could have used the whip right out of the gate, but you will almost never see that happen outside of a Quarter Horse race. As a general rule you want to allow the horse to find his pace and settle in as much as possible early in the race,...

Horse Racing: english racehorses, jockey club, racehorses
jockey club, racehorses, flu: Hi Ron, Im home in bed with the flu so have not been able to research your question. I expect if you were to email The Jockey Club they will be able to direct you to the register. You can find links on www.jockeysite.com Sorry I can t be more helpful...

Horse Racing: Help with DP, DI, and CD, brad adler, thoroughbred mare
brad adler, thoroughbred mare, distance races: Hi Haley: The Dosage Index (DI) is simply a mathematical formula that predicts a horse s stamina based on its pedigree. The numbers in the first two categories, if high, [Brilliant (7) and Intermediate (4)] are supposed to be representative of a speed...

Horse Racing: Looking up a retired racehorse, brad adler, lesson horse
brad adler, lesson horse, racehorse: Hi Carrie: Go to jockeyclub.com and you can find information on your horse for free (a new feature, it used to cost $35). You ll be able to input the tattoo number and find your horse s name and breeding info. Brad Adler www.superthoroughbred.co...

Horse Racing: performance regress???, ed hess, race horse
ed hess, race horse, loose weight: hi --- some horses do loose weight when in heavy training. worming is always a good thing to do on a Greg basis. checking their teeth is also recommended every 6 months. some horses train better off the farm. you can always have a physic check your horse...

Horse Racing: Racehorse will not change leads, ed hess, racehorse
ed hess, racehorse, gelding: hi well there is always a reason for not changing leads. he could have problems behind and that is why he is not changing leads for you in the race. you should have your vet check him out , to see if there is any back end problems. he could have stifles or...

Horse Racing: Thoroughbred racing, ed hess, paint horses
ed hess, paint horses, belmont stakes: hi well no any breed horse can run in races such as paint horses mules quarter horses all run in races out west. fillies are not usually ruin against the males. it is a sex thing. fillies are usually not as strong as the males so they run fillies against...

Horse Racing: Track speeds, brad adler, drf
brad adler, drf, winning time: Hi Richard: I do not believe the info you request (the average winning time for ALL races) exists. To get this info, you d probably have to do the work yourself. If what you need are the PAR times for EACH CLASS of horse, I suggest you purchase Beyer...

Horse Racing: Training, sprint thoroughned route racing Christopher Crocker
sprint thoroughned route racing Christopher Crocker: If the horse is a successful sprinter at this distance then I wouldn t change a thing. If you insist on racing longer distances then the first thing to have to do is slow the horse down, yes, I said slow it down. You may have a horse that is perfectly capable...

Horse Racing: how to get training to be jockey, ed hess, going to kentucky
ed hess, going to kentucky, kctcs: THERE IS ONE SCHOOL THAT YOU MIGHT TRY OUT TO SEE IF YOU CAN ENROLL THERE. GO TO GREG MACARRION JOCKEY SCHOOL LEXINGTON KY. I KNOW HE WILL TAKE PEOPLE IN THAT WANT TO BECOME A JOCK. IT MAY BE ON THE INTERNET CHECK IT OUT HOPE THIS HELPS YOU Ed Hes...

Horse Racing: Broodmare directory?, brad adler, saddle cloths
brad adler, saddle cloths, stallion directory: Hi Cathy: Brisnet.com is probably the best place to go for the information you seek. You would have to spend anywhere from $1 to $10, or so, to get broodmare records. If you have a lot of time on your hands, you could also try keeneland.com. Go to their...

Horse Racing: Claiming, brad adler, claiming race
brad adler, claiming race, claimant: Hi Johnny: A horse is entered in a claiming race to be claimed (purchased) for a specific price. As a result, the current owner essentially guarantees that the horse will be competing against animals of equal ability - as every horse entered must also...

Horse Racing: Conformation, brad adler, horses head
brad adler, horses head, stayer: Hi Tia: I have always been a subscriber to the theory that a horse s body type will greatly impact its ability to negotiate a distance of ground. It has been my experience that, many more times than not, shorter, well-muscled, compact horses (head to tail)...

Horse Racing: Feeding, Christopher Crocker, horse racing
Christopher Crocker, horse racing, stable: I would make sure you start packing the pounds on in the fall by feeding free choice hay (if you don t all ready) and a high fat grain. If you can t find a grain that contains at least 6 percent fat, then I would supplement with at few ounces of oil. I prefer...

Horse Racing: Jockey and driver earnings, cop
Horse Racing: Jockey and driver earnings, cop

Horse Racing: Race number on saddlecloth
Horse Racing: Race number on saddlecloth

Horse Racing: TB doesn't change leads, leg problem, foot problem
Horse Racing: TB doesn't change leads, leg problem, foot problem, excersize

Horse Racing: Horse Racing Business, race horse trainer, ed hess
race horse trainer, ed hess, leg care: hi maddison . there is no college that i know of to go to to become a horse trainer. i worked my way up from working on a horse farm, cleaning stalls, hot walking them. doing the grooming and all of the other barn work you had to do along the way to become...

Horse Racing: Horses, brad adler, vet clinic
brad adler, vet clinic, daily basis: Hi Maddison: Yes, it could help a little, as many animals are similar in their digestive systems, circulatory systems and other biological functions. However, a stint as an assistant with a horseracing vet would really be best. In that position, you would...

Horse Racing: horse training`, ed hess, thoroughbred mares
ed hess, thoroughbred mares, dee ring: hi well the S hack does not go in her mouth, so maybe she has a problem with her mouth . have you checked her teeth etc ?? .she might have a cut or sore in her mouth and the bits are bothering her. i am not sure what you mean by a headset thanks ED HES...

Horse Racing: horses, thoroughbred race horses, track thoroughbreds
thoroughbred race horses, track thoroughbreds, ed hess: I HAVE TRAINED MANY HORSES AND ENJOYED IT VERY MUCH. THEY HAVE A GREAT LIFE ON THE RACE TRACK. THEY GALLOP AND BREEZE BEFORE RACING. THEY GET A BATH AND A LONG COOLING OFF WALK AFTER THEY TRAIN. THEY GET THEIR LEGS LOOKED AFTER EVERY DAY AND GET A GOOD BRUSHING...

Horse Racing: Jockey and driver earnings, ed hess, purse structure
ed hess, purse structure, standardbred owners: hi -- i am not familiar with the standardbred drivers and what they get and the standardbred owners either. i know that the jockeys always get 10% of the winning purse and the owner gets 60% of the purse. i guess it is the purse structure that makes the difference....

Horse Racing: Minimum purse of a race, Christopher Crocker, racing
Christopher Crocker, racing, horse: I have wondered myself who can afford to run for $2,500 dollars at some American race tracks. I realize there are some owners who are in it for the wins, but the trainers can t even afford to own and run a horse for that kind of purse. The question is hard...

Horse Racing: minimum horses, mininum of horses in a race, para-mutuel wagering
mininum of horses in a race, para-mutuel wagering: Hi Lance: Thanks for your question. I would think that the minimum number of horses for a para-mutuel race would be two, and only because I have seen a two dog race before, but never a two horse race. I think I saw a three horse race one time about 10...

Horse Racing: Question for Ed Hess or anyone else, santa anita park, ed hess
santa anita park, ed hess, dairy farms: hi i do not have any connections at Santa AnIta, but i am sure if you would go to the track and look to see if anyone needs any help, you would prob get a job. if you really want to work with horses, you will find a way to get into the business. you could...

Horse Racing: Race number on saddlecloth, saddle cloths, post position numbers
saddle cloths, post position numbers, coupled entries: Hi Ana: Thanks for your question. For just everyday races, someone in the racing office writes each of the entries in a race on a separate piece of paper called the entry slip , then a similar number of numbered pills are placed in a shaker box. On...

Horse Racing: TB doesn't change leads, ed hess, many horses
ed hess, many horses, physic: hi deb well if he is off behind, then he would not want to change leads, as it would make him very uncomfortable doing so. i have had many horses in the same predicament. have your vet check the horse our for back end problems. a physic can also read your...

Horse Racing: Thoroughbred Claim Horse, brad adler, fast filly
brad adler, fast filly, google: Hi Arthur: If you want to sell the horse, there are plenty of qualified bloodstock agents who can help you. I m sure that if you do an Internet search on a site like Google.com, you could speak with several agents and they can advise you as to the best...

Horse Racing: Can't find a horse that raced, google search, stable owners
google search, stable owners, proper search: Hi Joyce, I don t believe it is that difficult to trace a horse that raced within the last two seasons. I will start a proper search and will have the details for you in a few days. Can you give me any other details about the horse. Breeding,...

Horse Racing: tb mare training, tb mare, clinton anderson
tb mare, clinton anderson, war emblem: I am not familiar with Clinton Anderson. I recommend having a professional train this horse. I cannot give advice on this since it is a very hands on situation and can t be solved in a short answer. I would have to see the horse to be able to help in this...

Horse Racing: Becoming a trainer, ed hess, race horses
ed hess, race horses, racehorses: hi you need to go to a horse farm and get a job cleaning stalls etc and helping out around the barn and then after awhile you can go to the race track and apply for a job in a racing stable. try for a farm that has some race horses stabled at, that way you...

Horse Racing: Getting into the business, Crocker, racing
Crocker, racing, horses: Graduate from high school and if there are business and aggriculture classes, take them. Check out the colleges in Kentucky and Arizona for equine courses that lead to the racing industry. There are plenty of good programs there and they will lead you to the...

Horse Racing: Claims Race...AGAIN!, claiming race, great horse
claiming race, great horse, good horse: Susan, I don t watch a lot of TV, which includes the series Jockeys , so I m not really sure who BullyBullyBully or his trainer are, but horse racing is a business, not a hobby, and there is a saying in the business, keep yourself in the best company,...