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        06-18-2012, 03:51 PM
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    Foal
    Smile race horses

    Who's your fav race horse(s) of all time?
    Mine are Secretariat, Shergar and Ruffian. (R.I.P)
    I love Black Caviar too
         
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        06-18-2012, 04:10 PM
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    Weanling
    Mr. Billy Dee, QH out of Miss easy Pat and Nacona Bill.. not many knew him and none like I did.. AAA speed rating on a defective heart (we discovered it just before he died), he only lived 3 1/2 years but I'll remember him till the day I die... at 15 I cried Like a little girl when the diagnosis of right side heart failure came back..

    As for big names.. Dash For Cash
         
        06-18-2012, 04:57 PM
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    Green Broke
    Phar Lap
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        06-18-2012, 05:02 PM
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    Showing
    Secretariat.

    Having watched him run and win the Triple Crown, I have yet to find any horse who was his equal.

    I think Ruffian may have been as great as Secretariat, but she was an unknown since she died without really having been given a fair shake at showing her real potential.

    Seattle Slew, Cigar, Zenyatta, and the revered Man O'War are all favorites, although I don't really follow racing any longer.
         
        06-18-2012, 05:07 PM
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    Weanling
    Thunder gulch (random I know.)
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        06-18-2012, 05:19 PM
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    Trained
    Secretariat and Man O' War and Seabuiscuit
         
        06-18-2012, 07:48 PM
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    Started
    Dan Patch - a great untold racing story.
    Seabiscuit
         
        06-18-2012, 07:52 PM
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    Yearling
    Secretariat, I followed Zenyatta SO much ( I was obsessed :P). I am a fan of Rachel Alexandra, Cigar, Seabiscuit, I am a HUGE fan of Ruffian. And Man O' War is one of my ALL time faves. I am also in LOVE with Foolish Pleasure.
         
        06-18-2012, 08:00 PM
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    Showing
    Secretariat was absolutely unbelievable, though I would sell my soul to see Man o' War's 100-length win.

    I love Storm Cat, not so much as a racehorse but as a sire. He sure throws some crazy babies though, speaking from experience
         
        06-18-2012, 08:28 PM
      #10
    Weanling
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by equiniphile    
    Secretariat was absolutely unbelievable, though I would sell my soul to see Man o' War's 100-length win.

    I love Storm Cat, not so much as a racehorse but as a sire. He sure throws some crazy babies though, speaking from experience
    Wasn't Tabasco cat crazy?
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