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Thoroughbred

an English lightweight racing horse, incorporated into many breeds to improve speed and elegance. Black, brown, bay, chestnut or gray, usually 16 to 16.2 hands high.
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English thoroughbred horse. By permission from Sambraus HH, Livestock Breeds, Mosby, 1992
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Since most Thoroughbred horse business are not public companies, they primarily report on an income tax basis.
The inspector found a chestnut thoroughbred horse wrapped in a rug and unable to stand.
RSPCA inspector Nayman Dunderdale said: "I am disappointed that the ban imposed on the defendants was for thoroughbred horses only, as I know they both own other horses and this is of great concern.
To answer this question, this article examines the economics of thoroughbred horse racing and the accompanying tax implications.
Summary: Casablanca - HRH Prince Moulay Rachid chaired, on Friday at the Casablanca-Anfa racecourse, the awarding ceremony of HM King Mohammed VI showjumping Grand Prix of the 10th International Arab thoroughbred horse day.
CANYON COUNTRY - A thoroughbred horse and a mixed-breed puppy are among auction items available Saturday at the annual Elks Lodge Roast to benefit the Samuel Dixon Family Health Center.
Animal lovers in particular will be enthralled by this exciting horse racing story, set in England, of two misfits: an unhappy girl encased in a prickly shell of defiance and a big, ugly, clumsy thoroughbred horse.
then the largest thoroughbred horse breeding operation in the world, solicited investors in a private placement of stock.
Russell plays a burned-out horseman who reconnects with his daughter (Dakota Fanning) and father (Kris Kristofferson) with the help of a thoroughbred horse whose career has (apparently) been cut short after breaking its leg.
A NORTH Wales car dealer may have been pushed to the ground by his thoroughbred horse as it backed out of a trailer, an inquest heard yesterday.
is a full-service Thoroughbred Horse Racing Company offering Breeding, Training, Transportation, Feed, Buying, Selling and Racing.