The Stronach Group

Santa Anita Prepares To Debut ‘State-Of-The-Art’ Animal Welfare Technology

As Santa Anita Park prepares for its 83rd season, the racetrack today debuted animal-welfare technology that goes far and beyond anything ever seen at a horse-racing facility across the country. Installed at the on-site Nuclear Medicine Facility, the cutting-edge Longmile Positron Emission Tomography (MILE-PET) Scan machine — the first of its kind — will help […]

Continue reading
Friday’s Stronach 5 Pays 11 Winners Each $11,240

Friday’s Stronach 5, featuring an industry-low 12-percent takeout, had 11 winning tickets each worth $11,240.20. The sequence began with Big Boots ($18.40) winning Laurel’s eighth race. Hall of Fame trainer King Leatherbury won the third leg at Laurel, saddling Auld Lange Syne ($14.40) to victory. After favored Dynasty of Her Own ($4.20) won the fourth […]

Continue reading
Gulfstream Undergoes $20 Million Modernization Ahead Of Championship Meet

When Gulfstream Park opens for its Championship Meet Friday, Nov. 29, guests will be greeted by a $20 million modernization of the legendary venue that will transform the fan experience and enhance its world-class events. These significant improvements continue The Stronach Group’s commitment to keeping Gulfstream one of South Florida’s premier entertainment destinations. While not […]

Continue reading
Standing Equine PET Scan Now Ready For Clinical Use On Racehorses In Training

The UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, in collaboration with LONGMILE Veterinary Imaging, has completed the first phase of the validation of the MILE-PET, the first positron emission tomography (PET) scanner specifically designed to image the limbs of standing horses, using light sedation, eliminating the need for anesthesia. The first phase of this study, funded […]

Continue reading
Successful Fundraising Campaign Brings New Equine MRI To Santa Anita Park

The Southern California Equine Foundation announced Tuesday that the fundraising campaign for installation of an equine Standing Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) facility at Santa Anita Park has been successful. “We are in the process now of arranging for the full operation of the new MRI by early in the upcoming Santa Anita season,” said Karen […]

Continue reading
Dave Bailey Named Racing Secretary At Gulfstream Park

Gulfstream Park has announced that well-respected racing official Dave Bailey has been named racing secretary at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla. For Bailey, the appointment is a homecoming. He served in the same capacity at Gulfstream from 2000-2007. “We’re ecstatic to have Dave join Gulfstream Park,” said Mike Lakow, vice president of racing at […]

Continue reading
Stronach 5 Will Carry Over $91,081 To Friday, Nov. 15

There will be a carryover of $91,081.85 in the Stronach 5 on Friday, Nov. 15. There were no winners in Friday’s popular Stronach 5, which has an industry-low 12-percent takeout. The sequence kicked off with Laurel Park’s eighth race and 20-1 longshot Shadow Boxer ($42.20) going wire-to-wire for the victory. In the fourth leg of […]

Continue reading
Stronach 5 Returns Friday With $100,000 Guaranteed Pool

The Stronach 5 returns Friday with a $100,000 guaranteed pool and races from Laurel Park, Gulfstream Park and Golden Gate Fields. The sequence begins at 4:10 ET at Laurel Park with a field of 14 claimers going six furlongs and will conclude less than an hour later with a dozen 2-year-old maiden fillies going a […]

Continue reading
Breeders’ Cup Mum On Mongolian Groom’s Exam History

If you’re looking for details on the veterinary exam history of Breeders’ Cup Classic runner Mongolian Groom, who was fatally injured in the Santa Anita stretch on Nov. 2, you’re not going to get them any time soon. The horse, who suffered multiple fractures of the lower part of his left hind cannon and upper […]

Continue reading
Thoroughbred Owner Conference Focuses On Continuing Improvement

The sixth Thoroughbred Owner Conference concluded Wednesday at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Ca., with an emphasis on the various ways the industry has changed and progressed in recent years while acknowledging areas in which the sport needs to improve. The two-day conference, which was co-hosted by OwnerView and BloodHorse and presented by The Stronach […]

Continue reading
Twitter Twitter
Paulick Report on Instagram