Mule Clones Will Race in June

It will be nature vs. nurture when the University of Idaho's two mule clones Idaho Gem and Idaho Star take to the racetrack at Winnemucca, Nev., June 3 and 4 for the first leg of mule racing's triple crown. Sponsors believe the mules will become the first cloned athletes to participate in any sport.

After Winnemucca, the clones are expected to race at the San Joaquin Fair in Stockton,

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