Lenny Shulman

Lenny Shulman is features editor of The Blood-Horse magazine and author of Ride of Their Lives.

Articles by Lenny Shulman

Lost in the Fog Treated for Colic

Last year's Elicpse Award-winning sprinter Lost in the Fog is being treated for "a slight case" of colic at the University of California-Davis veterinary school, according to his trainer, Greg Gilchrist, who accompanied his stable star to Read More

Laminitis Strikes Barbaro; Survival Chances Called 'Poor'

Classic winner Barbaro has developed "acute, severe" laminitis in his uninjured left hind foot, and his prognosis for recovery is "poor," according to Dr. Dean Richardson, chief of surgery at the University of Pennsylvania's New Bolton Center Read More

Dr. Bramlage Looks Back on Barbaro's Preakness

Three weeks after telling the world about the condition of Barbaro directly after the horse's breakdown at the Preakness Stakes, Larry Bramlage, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVS, of Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital in Lexington, Ky., was relaxing on the Read More

How Racehorses Make the Transition to Stallions

Proper training and an optimal environment are crucial to kicking off a racehorse's stud career. Read More

Year In Review: Death of a Derby Winner

From The Blood-Horse year in review, featured in the Dec. 20, 2003 issue.

It was the story nobody wanted to believe, yet no one could disprove. It was the biggest news item of 2003 in the Thoroughbred industry, and Read More

Mineshaft Retired with Minor Injuries

Mineshaft, the leading handicap horse in the country, was retired Friday due to what trainer Neil Howard said was a small chip in his right front ankle.

"This morning Dr. Foster Northrop, Mineshaft's vet, his owner, Mr. William Farish, Read More

Zimbabwe Horse Farms Under Attack

Horses in Zimbabwe are facing injury and slaughter due to a government land grab. According to reports from racing officials in South Africa, President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe has instituted a program whereby all white farmers must leave their Read More

Zimbabwe Horse Farms Under Attack

Horses in Zimbabwe are facing injury and slaughter due to a government land grab.

According to reports from racing officials in South Africa, President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe has instituted a program whereby all white farmers must Read More

Study Shows Nearly 30% Foal Loss On Four Major Farms

A reproductive study examining the breeding records of four Central Kentucky Thoroughbred farms reveals that nearly 30% of mares bred between early February and early May 2001 who were declared at one time to be in foal, lost those foals.

Dr Read More