Tag: Horses

Horse Hydration 101 – We Answer Frequently Asked Questions

Water is a necessity for survival as it is involved in thermoregulation, nutrition, and digestion. Therefore, all living organisms need access to safe drinking water. Since horses aren’t common pets, horse owners are often intrigued or uncertain about the drinking needs of their equine friends. Below, we answer some of the frequently asked questions about […]

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On the Essential Do's and Don'ts of Horse Race Betting

Image Source Howdy reader! Horse racing is a sport where horses and their jockeys compete in a race.  Only a few people follow the sport because they purely enjoy the sport; people follow horse races for the thrill of winning a gamble. Individuals enjoy this because of the entertainment, the excursion, and the experience. Why […]

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The future of mobile sports betting in the US

The advancements of technology have made it possible for punters to use mobile devices for all sorts of online gambling entertainment. The US is one of the largest markets for smartphones and tablets and the place where Apple was founded and has its headquarters. Not surprisingly, Americans are big fans of mobile entertainment and in […]

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KICKING OFF THE WEEKEND AT CARLISLE

The weekend is almost upon us and that can only be a good thing for fans of horse racing as more action comes their way. The mid-year flats are taking over and the Royal Ascot is fast approaching. The biggest event of the Berkshire calendar will go ahead and may even have fans in it. […]

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A LATE THURSDAY RUN AT SANDOWN PARK

Heading to the middle of the year, British horse racing can only get better as the good tidings continue to flow. Having fans in the stands seems a real possibility, and when you look at any horse racing betting guide, you cannot help but be pumped the season heads deeper into the flats. Sandown Park […]

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Best Horse Themed Games

Horse racing is one of the oldest games in the history of sports. It is, therefore, no surprise that the game made its way into the online world of slot games.  Wagering on horse races is popular among gamblers all over the world. Punters from the world over bet on their favorite horses, and if […]

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Starman Flies into Royal Ascot Contention at York

Starman took his career record to four wins from five starts, in the Duke Of York Clipper Logistics Stakes. Trainer Ed Walker said: ‘Hopefully off a stronger pace he could be even better, who knows’ pic.twitter.com/ZqV8yB99DQ — PA Racing (@PAracing) May 12, 2021 Starman propelled himself into favorite for the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at the […]

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How Will AI Impact the Horse Racing Betting Industry?

We all have our own methods for betting on horse racing. Some people back competitors based on their form entering a race. Others back horses on a gut feeling or sentiment, while there will be others that simply put their stake on the favourite. There is no right or wrong way to pick a horse. […]

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Horse Racing Betting Glossary – Common Terms Explained for Beginners

Perhaps you have watched horse racing at least once a year – after all, the Kentucky Derby is a storied tradition and one of the most awaited events in horse racing. Maybe you have also caught a race on TVG horse racing and got a chance to join the hype with horse racing. If you […]

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Advanced Horse Racing Handicapping Tips

Image Source Being profitable in horse racing will only come if you know how to handicap horses. But if you want to start winning big, we will be talking about some advanced tips you can learn next time you go to a horse race. However, there are many handicapping tips and tricks out there, and […]

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DONCASTER BRINGS THE WEEKEND VIBES

The weather man says it will be just about the right skies for a day in the track, some watering will be done to ensure it is so, and the going is expected to be good to firm, with the track railed out until the joins round the straight, adding some extra twelve yards to […]

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Best Ways to Get your Racing Fix in 2021

With the world still struggling to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, most racing fans are unable to attend live events. They can’t even watch some of their favorite horse racing tournaments because some of them are suspended. Still, to be clear, racing fans are not out of options when it comes to enjoying their favorite sport. […]

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Most Famous Horses in Canadian Racing History

Canada has produced some amazing racehorses over the decades, with various accolades and accomplishments to their names. But who are the country’s most iconic racehorses of all time? Here is our selection of the four most famous horses in Canadian racing history.  Image source: unsplash.com   Dance Smartly The racehorse Northern Dancer produced some very […]

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Horseracing News Update: Danny McMenamin strengthens his position, set to stay on top!

Winning the race on Sunday at Market Rasen, Danny McMenamin achieved his claim on the title, and now his attention is directed towards keeping his position in the British Conditional Jockey’s Championship. The young 20 years old jockey based in Nicky Richard’s Cumbria team riding trainer Henry Hogarth’s Archie Brown who is set on 25/1, […]

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Carlisle draws us closer to Cheltenham

A few days removed from Valentine’s day and another weekend of goodies, it will be back to a new week and inching closer to The Festival. In a week full of horse racing entertainment, Carlisle will also be amongst the tracks serving up a good one with seven races on the card.  However, the number […]

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Al Boum Photo on course for Cheltenham Gold Cup hat-trick

Al Boum Photo will bid to become the first horse to complete a hat-trick in the Cheltenham Gold Cup since Best Mate did so in 2004. Bookmakers have the Willie Mullins-trained nine-year-old as 4-1 favourite as he follows a familiar path to the Festival meeting in March. Mullins had been trying to lift the most […]

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Horse Racing Tips for Beginners

Anyone who has been to England knows that the Grand National and Royal Ascot are big deals in Britain. Every year, these two, as well as many other horse racing events take over England. As 2021’s events draw near, you should work on polishing your horse race betting skills.  If you are to stand a […]

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Cheltenham Festival 2021: Who’s in the running to take home the top trainer accolade?

The 2021 Cheltenham Festival is just around the corner, and whilst we start thoroughly studying the form guides and scouring the internet for the best offers and odds, the top trainers from across the UK and Ireland will be doing everything within their powers to get the best horses from their yards in tip-top shape […]

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Preakness Stakes 2021 Betting Guide And Projections

Image source Are you looking forward to betting on your favorite contender on the 146th Preakness Stakes?  Even though it is still a few months away, bettors and horse racing enthusiasts are starting to look into the possibilities for this one big horse racing event this year. The Preakness Stakes is one of the Triple […]

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AN EVENING AFFAIR AT KEMPTON PARK

Cheltenham will not be the only racecourse to watch out for, as the Festival Trial Day takes center stage. Just as well, Kempton Park will be on the programme for the day, albeit an evening start. With the main focus on the Trial Day, Kempton Park will be just another shade in the background as […]

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DAY TWO OF THE CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL; THE EACES AS THEY HAPPEN

The ball of excitement and entertainment that is the Cheltenham Festival is almost upon us now as Festival Trial Day marks the official start to the road to Cheltenham. With 2020 forced to cancel due to the surging of the coronavirus, all eyes will be on the 2021 event with even higher expectations and anticipation, […]

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CHEPSTOW GATHERS THE MASSES

The soft tracks of Chepstow will welcome another round of racing on Wednesday 20th of January, with authorities still to confirm the bends and distances. The race day will be behind closed doors, but fans will be welcome to the stands upon passing through a testing station at the course. The weather forecast says to […]

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AN ACTION-PACKED MONDAY FOR HORSE RACING

Just a few days before it is the new year, and the calendar is wrapping up for horse racing events, but not to say the action stops because it never really stops. The 2021 races begin as early as the day itself, as riders usher in the new year in the best way they know […]

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A PACKED DAY ON TYNESIDE

The British horse racing season is far from over as the jump races part of the calendar heats up and continues to pick up speed. As the races come in thick and fast, the month of December will take us to many tracks and especially the soft-going track of Newcastle on the 10th of December. […]

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Who Are The Best Racehorses Of All Time?

One of the many reasons why horse racing fans love the sport is the sheer amount of effort, time, and expertise it takes to get a horse ready to compete on race day. What we see on the track is only the tip of the iceberg; before the horse gets to that level, they’ve had […]

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Best Horse

Betting on horse races can be one of the incredible things that any sports punter can do. It is not a must for you to be an experienced better to win your bet. Before you get to look at the horse racing bookmaker, you can consider the types of bets. Single- It is the standard […]

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How Horse Owners Can Avoid Catching COVID19 at the Stables

While COVID19 has put a stop to many everyday activities, those who have horses still have to go to the stables every day to make sure that their animal is cared for. If you keep your horse at a communal stable with lots of different people using the facilities, you may be concerned about increasing […]

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For the love of horses: A Bobby Genovese story

If you genuinely love what you do then you’ll be successful at it and the money will follow,” advises BG Capital Group Founder and Chairman, Bobby Genovese, as his secret to good business. “I wrap so much of my personal life into my working life that they are actually one and the same,” explains the serial […]

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The Dietary Requirements of a Group 1 Racehorse

To be a part of a Group 1 race, the jockeys, and their horses must be the best-of-the-best. Group 1 race entitles a flat race, but one where both the fame and payout is the highest. It is likely when you hear of a group 1 race, you think of the King’s Stand Stakes hosted […]

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Best races available to watch online today

The coronavirus pandemic has inevitably had a serious impact on horse racing but there have been some more encouraging signs in recent days. French racing returned, albeit behind closed doors, on Monday 11th May. Provisional plans have also been drawn up for racing to resume in Britain at the start of June. Here is a […]

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When Will Horse Racing Return?

This year’s Grand National was canceled due to the spread of the novel coronavirus, for the first time since World War II. Instead of the traditional horse race, the UK’s Channel 4 broadcast a virtual horse race created by Inspired Entertainment, a company providing betting companies around the world with various virtual sports events. People […]

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What is the Most Important Thing to Think of When Placing Bets on Horse Racing?

Wagering on horse races is a sport enjoyed by bettors around the world. It’s one of the most popular sports at both high street bookmakers and online sportsbooks. Although horse racing is unpredictable, there are a few tips you can use when betting. Below are the top tips to follow, according to the BetNJ website, […]

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The Oldest Racecourses in the World

Image Caption: Many of the world’s oldest racecourses are located in England Horse racing has stood the test of time and has been enjoyed for centuries. Various venues have been constructed throughout the years, many of which have a rich and exciting history. Keep reading to discover the oldest racecourses in the world. Chester While […]

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The Awesome and Integral Traditions of the Kentucky Derby

A significant part of America’s culture, the Kentucky Derby is one of the most prominent horse racing events in the United States, unlike other less traditional animal races… From its birth in 1875 and all the way to the somewhat controversial 2019 Kentucky Derby, the iconic event has provided the entertainment that every horse racing […]

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Grand National 2020: ones to watch so far

The Randox Health Grand National is arguably the meet that the nation gets most excited about. Hosted at Aintree on Saturday 4th April, the so-called “ultimate test of horse and rider” because of its large fences and four-mile plus distance, the Grand National churns out a staggering £1 million prize fund. Regardless of betting experience, […]

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