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News: Texas Thoroughbreds

TTA BOARD ACTION ON SALES AND FUTURITY Reported From Texas Thoroughbred Association We know that TTA members are concerned about the status of horse auction sales in Texas and the TTA Sale Futurity. In a conference call meeting earlier this…

Thoroughbred Owners Target Texas Racing Commission

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Photo Courtesy Sam Houston Race Park TTA Member Alert   AUSTIN (TRC) – Your immediate action is needed.  The Texas Racing Commission (TRC) is taking steps to repeal the rules that would regulate pari-mutuel wagering on historical races, and it…

News and Notes for May 1, 2015 | Texas Thoroughbred Association

TTA MEMBER ALERT Your immediate action is needed! HB 3667 (Alonzo), also known as the “Purse Enhancement Bill” is scheduled to be heard in the House Ways and Means Committee next Tuesday, May 5. Please contact each member of the…

TTA and Lone Star to Hose Thoroughbred Auction

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  GRAND PRAIRIE, (TTA) -The Texas Thoroughbred Association (TTA) and Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie announced today that they have entered into an agreement with Western Bloodstock Ltd. for the production of public auction Thoroughbred sales to be conducted…

TTA NIGHT AT THE RACES FEATURES TEXAS STALLION STAKES

  SAN ANTONIO, (Retama Park) – On Saturday, Retama Park will host the double feature of the Darby’s Daughter and the My Dandy divisions of the Clarence Scharbauer Jr. Texas Stallion Stakes Series, each worth $75,000 at a distance of…

Texas Claiming Horses to be Honored

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Vote for the Texas Champion Claimer Award! DFW, (Lone Star Park) – Claiming horses fill the vast majority of race cards every day, but these hard-workers rarely receive recognition. The Texas Thoroughbred Association will honor one of these consistent performers…

Texas Thoroughbred News and Notes

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AUSTIN, (Texas Thoroughbred Association) – If you’re looking for a Derby horse to cheer for, you might consider Uncle Sigh – he’s named after one of the stars of Duck Dynasty on A&E and his owner, George McEwen’s Wounded Warrior Stables, donates…