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How Are Thoroughbred Horse Mating Match Ups Decided?

By |January 19th, 2017|Categories: 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 [...]

Racehorse Trivia: How Do Dams Raise their Foals?

By |January 19th, 2017|Categories: 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 [...]

Horse Racing Betting Tip: Date Someone whose Betting You Trust

By |January 16th, 2017|Categories: 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 [...]

Obit: Bivian Hancock, matriarch of prominent racing family

By |January 16th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Kentucky Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association, Inc.   ‘Ms. Punkin’ also revered Henderson County Schools bus driver for 51 years Media: The following news feature on the death of Bivian Hancock was written by Jennie [...]

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

By |January 6th, 2017|Categories: 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 [...]

4 Reasons Race Horses in Kentucky Are Awesome

By |January 6th, 2017|Categories: 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 [...]