throat surgery

‘Stubby’ English Secret Hasn’t Let A Little Frostbite Slow Him Down

From a distance, English Secret looks like any other horse on the track, but a few steps closer reveals a definite disfigurement. The now four-year-old Indiana bred son of English Channel suffered severe frostbite as a baby, but has not let that stop him from achieving his path to the racetrack. Owned by breeder Ken […]

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Swipe Out Of Training 30 Days With Throat Surgery

Keith Desormeaux trainee Swipe recently underwent surgery to correct a breathing problem, reports the Daily Racing Form. The sophomore colt, runner-up in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile, will miss 30 days of training to recover. The problem was discovered when Swipe finished sixth in Keeneland’s Lexington Stakes on April 16, which was meant as a final […]

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PDI #12 The Factor recovering from throat surgery

Trainer Bob Baffert confirmed that The Factor underwent minor throat surgery following his disappointing finish in the Arkansas Derby two weeks ago. “He seems happy, but right now I’m not even thinking about the Derby with him,” said Baffert. “I just want to see what his energy level and make sure we keep him sound. […]

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