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  1. News - Hong Kong - RACING

    Jockey Club urged to spend more on research to protect horses

    Posted Nov 24th 2013, 06:12am by Christy Choi

    ... Symposium in the city. Friday's forum at City University was the first of its kind in Hong Kong and brought together animal rights activists, legal experts and vets. Brian Stewart, who spent ... that it was willing to make sure horses were looked after. "I'd say around 90 per cent would be swayed," Stewart said. Animal rights groups have long used the high-profile deaths of horses, ...

  2. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Another horse dies in fall on Aintree course

    Posted Apr 06th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Nationals and complaints from animal-rights groups. "We have made significant improvements in safety at the course, but we also recognise that jump racing carries risk you can never completely ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - RACING

    Picking the right race for horses is key: top trainer

    Posted Apr 25th 2014, 03:59am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Michael Chang stays cool as his charge Dibayani goes for QEII Cup glory at Sha Tin on Sunday Picking the right race for horses is key: top trainer Training horses ... and trainer for more than 20 years, that an underperforming horse, like a child struggling with lessons, can do better if put in the right race or environment. Such was the case with Rich Tapestry. ...

  4. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Not ready to retire, Joy And Fun's last hurrah still to come

    Posted Apr 05th 2013, 11:49am by Michael Cox

    ... willing to put a horse’s well-being aside and squeeze all they can from their stock – Derek Cruz is most definitely not one of them. Cruz loves his animals and seems somewhat immune to the effects ... highlights are broadcast each day. Highlights might not be the right word, as watching a horse complete a light and uneventful canter on the dirt is hardly going to make SportsCenter’s top 10 plays. ...

  5. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Stable relocation leaves John Moore in a sweat

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Michael Cox

    ... a distinct advantage in the four international Group One races - but Moore's move means he may have lost some of that edge. "They are animals and when they change their homes, they tend ... us everything we needed to get it right. You wouldn't believe the amount of work we have had to do." Last weekend Moore had two horses - Flash Knight and Sterling City - whose ...

  6. Sport - Racing - RACING

    John Moore seeks Group One glory in Golden Shaheen

    Posted Mar 30th 2013, 12:00am by Michael Cox

    ... The closest he came was in 2008 with Viva Pataca - who drew wide and was runner-up to a red-hot Sun Classique in the Sheema Classic. "We thought we had the right horse that time, so we know how ... said. The US$10 million World Cup headlines the meeting - with most of the focus on Animal Kingdom, the first Kentucky Derby winner in the Middle East. The huge Japanese press corps following ...



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