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March 3, 2015

Dear Partners and Friends, Today is a general update that focuses on our 3 year old Derby/Oaks aspirants. First and foremost: Keen Ice and Danny Boy did not escape the flood that hit Gulfstream Park Sunday. These two horses had to stand in water overnight until the water receded yesterday.  By now, the...
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February 22, 2015

Dear Partners and Friends, Let's start with the best news: Keen Ice moved into tenth place in the Derby points standing with his late charge to get up for third in the Risen Star. Ice now has 12 points, which puts him in tenth place. The top twenty run in...
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February 18, 2015

Dear Partners and Friends, What a weekend we have coming up! Four graded stakes on one day for Donegal Nation.Here they are, in the order that they will be run: Gulfstream: 3 p.m. CST, 4 p.m. EST: PUCA in Race 8, The Davonna Dale. Puca is #6 of 14 horses. That's right,...
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February 15, 2015

Dear Partners and Friends, The annual Donegal Handicapping tournaments begin next Saturday, Feb. 21, with the Fountain of Youth at Gulfstream Park and the Risen Star at the Fairgrounds. Donegal will have horses in both races, which will separate the loyal from the greedy :).  On Thursday a.m. we will...
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February 12, 2015

Dear Partners and Friends, With so much going on February 21 and the rush to the Oaks and Derby, it is easy to overlook the fact that some very exciting things are happening down in Elloree, South Carolina with our two year olds. Frank Smith has pronounced them to be...
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February 10, 2015

Dear Partners and Friends, With Puca and Danny Boy running in Grade II qualifying races for the Oaks and Derby at Gulfstream, and Irish You Well and Keen Ice running in Stakes (Derby prep for Ice) at Fair Grounds in New Orleans, we all wish we could clone ourselves. We...
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February 8, 2015

Dear Partners and Friends, Yep; we had a little bitter and then we had a little sweet.Rock Shandy flat bounced off his last race. He went from a 90 Beyer to a 65 Beyer. Sometimes when a horse improves too much, too fast as he had you see this one-time...
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February 6, 2015

Dear Partners and Friends, Hanging on the road with Donegal has us all hoping! A look ahead at tomorrow's races:The Big Wind. This colt, in Bill Mott's barn in Florida, makes his first start lifetime tomorrow. Bill's charges usually need a start before they are fully cranked, but I have...
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February 5, 2015

Dear Partners and Friends, This Saturday a contingent from Donegal Nation will be gathering at Santa Anita to cheer on Rock Shandy and Finnegan's Wake. Donegal likes being in multiple graded stakes races on the same day/card :).Also Saturday, The Big Wind will be making his first start under Bill...
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February 3, 2015

Dear Partners and Friends, Our final two year old colt has been named. The colt (by Harlan's Holiday) has been named Patrick's Day. We had hoped for St. Patrick's Day, but this will do ;).Our names continue to get good press. Last year one publication said, "Irish You Well" was the best...
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