Barbaro Has 'Improved Significantly' After Latest Surgery

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The chief of surgery at University of Pennsylvania’s New Bolton Center said Jan. 15 that Barbaro had “improved significantly” after undergoing surgery two days earlier to remove more of the left rear hoof that has been impacted by a bout of laminitis.

“He is doing much better, but he has a long way to go,” Dean Richardson, DVM, Dipl. ACVS, said of the Kentucky Derby winner who ha

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