Horse Talk

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Xlibris Corporation, Mar 3, 2010 - Reference - 187 pages
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Horse Talk is now the number 1 selling Thoroughbred racing book in the US. Horse Talk is a fun, informative, and handy guide, dedicated to helping people understand Thoroughbred racing and training terminology. Over 207 words or phrases defined, explained and used in a creative sentence by the opinion of the author. With the exception of some track conditions, betting terms, and medications.
 

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Contents

Home stretch
101
Hood
102
Hot walker
103
Hung out
104
Inject Injection
105
Irons
106
Jockey Jock
107
Jog
108

Also Eligible AE 1
22
Appeal
23
Backstretch Backside
24
Back up or backing up
25
Drifting Bearing or Lugging
26
Beyer
27
Blind switch
28
Blinkers
29
Blister
30
Blowing the turn
31
Book Jockeys
32
Bounce
33
Box
34
Boxed In
35
Break
36
Breeze Worked
37
Broke down
38
Brood Mare
39
Bug Boy
40
Bullet work
41
Card
42
Chalk
43
Chute
44
Cinchy
45
Claim Claimed Claiming race
46
Colors or Silks
47
Colt
48
Coming off a Race
49
Condition
50
Condition book See condition
51
Cooler
52
Dam
53
Displacing
54
Distanced
55
Do up
56
Dogs
57
Down the track
58
Draw
59
Drop a notch or drop in class
60
Ears Pinned
61
Eased
62
Eligible
63
Enter
64
Entry
65
Entry fee
66
Entry form
67
Exercise rider
68
Favorite
69
Feature race
70
Feel the pressure
71
Field
72
Filly
73
Flat Tick Change
74
Force the issue
75
Front runner Stalker Late cloner
76
Furlong
77
Gallop
78
Gallop out
79
Gap
80
Garden spot
81
Gate blanket
82
Gate card
83
Gate crew
84
Gave way
85
Gelding
86
Girth
87
Give him or her their head
88
Go went to the well
89
Goggles
90
Graded stakes 1 2 or 3
91
Green
92
Groom
93
Half brother sister
94
Handicap
95
Handicapper
96
Hit the board
97
Hogging down
98
Hole
99
Home bred
100
Jug
109
Lame
110
Late closer Late speed
111
Leads
112
Leg up
113
Length
114
Load
115
Long hold
116
Long shot
117
Main track only
118
Meet
119
Money earned
120
Not eligible
121
Odds
122
On paper
123
Open gallop
124
Out of Dam
125
Out rider
126
Owner
127
Pace
128
Paddock
129
Paddock tunnel
130
Photo finish
131
Pin hook
132
Pole
133
PonyPonied
134
Post parade
135
Post position
136
Post time
137
Program Racing form
138
Pull up Pulled up Pulling up
139
Purse
140
Put away
141
Put down
142
Rabbit
143
Rail or Wood
144
Rank
145
Rate
146
Running off
147
Sales ring
148
Save ground
149
School
150
Scope
151
Scratch Late scratch
152
Scurf
153
Shadow roll
154
Shed row
155
On the shelf
156
Ship
157
Sire
158
Sound Soundness
159
Sour
160
Spit box
161
Spit the bit
162
Starting gate
163
Starter
164
Stick their toes in
165
Stretch the horse out
166
Supplemented
167
Suspension
168
Tack walk
169
Take
170
Tattoo
171
Tied on
172
Tongue tie
173
Tote Board
174
Trainer
175
Tube
176
Turf
177
Two year olds in training sale
178
Up in class
179
Weanling
180
Whip
181
Wide
182
Win Place Show
183
Wire
184
Wire to wire
185
Yearling
186
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