A Broken Leg Isn't a Death Sentence Anymore..........






With Archarcharch sustaining an injury in the running of today's Kentucky Derby, I found myself researching to find out the prognosis for this amazing horse. Knowing that horses will still try to run with the pack even injured always makes me wince. Crippled horses still racing cause themselves even more harm and really complicate already bad injuries but Archarcharch seemed to be functioning pretty well from what I could see.

Other than a stumble out of the gate and a few strides to regain footing, I didn't see anything that particularly scared me. Coming from the

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