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Famous Race Horse: Native Dancer

By |February 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Don’t let this famous race horse’s name fool you. Native Dancer might sound like a small, dainty creature, but he wasn’t. He was a strong, sturdy, grey horse. His nickname, the Grey Ghost, might be a more fitting name for [...]

Famous Race Horses: Seattle Slew

By |February 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Another famous race horse article is galloping your way. Today, we drop some history on one of the most legendary race horses and Triple Crown winners in history. This horse is none other than Seattle Slew. Seattle Slew Takes the [...]

Racehorse Trivia: Horse Hearts

By |January 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|

There’s a pulse on the racetrack during live horse racing season. It seems as if the hearts of the spectators, announcers, jockeys, and horses beat as one for just a few seconds. Maybe that’s just our imagination, but the heart [...]

How Are Thoroughbred Horse Mating Match Ups Decided?

By |January 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Baby-making is serious business in live horse racing. Thoroughbred horse mating is so strict that a thoroughbred racehorse is never just randomly pregnant. To get that pony your children beg for, there are months of planning and scheduling done even [...]

Racehorse Trivia: How Do Dams Raise their Foals?

By |January 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Nothing warms our hearts more than seeing a thoroughbred foal. Not only are they cute, but they also have so much potential. They’re young, energetic, and in the running to become the next Triple Crown winner. At our racetrack in [...]

Horse Racing Betting Tip: Date Someone whose Betting You Trust

By |January 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Love is in the air at Ellis Park Racing. With Valentine’s day just a month away, our horse racetrack in Kentucky would like to set the mood for all those live horse racing fans out there. To start, we’d like [...]

Horse Care: Ways to Keep Your Horse Warm during the Winter

By |January 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|

It’s getting cold out there, horse race fans. It’s so cold that at our racetrack in Kentucky, we worry about the horses. Sometimes, people neglect horse care and forget that horses are sensitive to the cold. We would like to [...]

4 Reasons Race Horses in Kentucky Are Awesome

By |January 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|

You rarely hear about a horse appreciation day. It’s a real shame, too. Our Kentucky race horses make our racetrack in Kentucky what it’s been for almost 100 years. Today, our Kentucky horse race track would love to show our [...]

Famous Race Horses: Kelso

By |December 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|

To start 2017 off right, our racetrack in Kentucky wants to invoke the champion spirit. And what better way to do that than another addition to famous race horses? Today, we talk about a unique kind of champion, Kelso. This [...]

Horse Facts: Happy Birthday to Every Horse Born in the Northern Hemisphere!

By |December 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

It’s somebody’s birthday! No, it’s not Ellis Park Racing’s birthday or any of our workers. It’s every thoroughbred racehorse’s birthday on January 1st. If you see a thoroughbred horse during the day, make sure to wish it a happy birthday. [...]

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