All Clear: Champion Wise Dan Gets Okay To Resume Full Training

by | 06.30.2015 | 12:43pm
Wise Dan flies past rivals to take the 2014 Shadwell Turf Mile.

Two-time Horse of the Year Wise Dan has been given clearance to resume full training, according to a report Tuesday at

The 8-year-old gelding had been on an every-other-day schedule of jogging and galloping since May 26. Wise Dan has been sidelined since October, when a non-displaced fracture of his fetlock at the bottom of his right front cannon bone was discovered.

“We X-rayed him today and he looks really good,” LoPresti told the Blood-Horse. “He's getting a new pair of shoes as we speak. He has gone through jogging and galloping really well, he has responded really well, he's sound and happy. He'll get another set of X-rays to give us the all-clear before we breeze.”

LoPresti said that he had not decided whether to send Wise Dan to Saratoga in July or to keep him at Keeneland to prepare for a possible fall campaign.

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