HORSES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HORSES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Two wild horses die at Utah roundup http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58245670-78/horses-blm-wild-reid.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58245670-78/horses-blm-wild-reid.html.csp">Two wild horses die at Utah roundup</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kristen moulton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T22:01:57.521-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 10:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An agitated young wild horse alone in a corral apparently charged into a side panel and broke her neck after being rounded up on Utah’s west desert, Bureau of Land Management spokeswoman Lisa Reid said. The yearling filly died instantly and the BLM also had to euthanize a 7-year-old mare with a severely deformed leg from a previous fracture, Reid said. Both deaths — unusual during Utah’s wild horse roundups — occurred Wednesday, the third day of the BLM’s Blawn Wash gather in the Wah Wah Mounta...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58245670@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 22:01:57 MDT Letter: See Museum of Natural History’s ‘Horse,’ of course http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58232854-82/horses-horse-exhibit-history.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58232854-82/horses-horse-exhibit-history.html.csp">Letter: See Museum of Natural History’s ‘Horse,’ of course</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T15:52:01.72-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 03:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Visit the Museum of Natural History of Utah today! There’s a horse exhibit called “The Horse” open from July 21 to Jan. 4. It is on the third floor and down the left hall. (While you come to visit, you should check out The Sky Terrace on the fifth floor.) Visiting “The Horse” is fun because you get to see horse show awards, a movie about horses’ teeth, a movie about horses, a movie that shows horse skeletons and sculptures of horses. I learned some stuff about horses, such as: some of their r...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58232854@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:52:01 MDT Utah wild horse roundup off to good start http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58231185-78/horses-wild-blm-horse.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58231185-78/horses-wild-blm-horse.html.csp">Utah wild horse roundup off to good start</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kristen moulton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T12:46:32.108-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 12:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Wah Wah Mountains • It’s easy to forget the depth of disagreement over wild horse management in the West on a day like Monday. The weather was warm but not hot, with no wind and no rain as the Bureau of Land Management began its only Utah wild horse roundup of the year, the Blawn Wash gather to remove 140 horses from where no one wants them: state land. No horses were injured and not one of the 20 spectators watching from a hill above the corral threw a punch. “It’s going great,” said Gus War...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58231185@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:46:32 MDT Letter: Are we really horse lovers? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58224034-82/horses-die-horse-lovers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58224034-82/horses-die-horse-lovers.html.csp">Letter: Are we really horse lovers?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T16:00:02.608-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As I watched the Days of ’47 Parade, I was especially aware of the many beautiful horses. It seems clear that we in Utah value and appreciate horses. How can it be, then, that after 10 horses in Magna were left to die of thirst and starvation, the only solution I have seen proposed to address similar situations is a state slaughter facility? There are those who also think this is a good tool to use with our wild horses. Really? I will be interested to find out what kind of penalty Erda Livestoc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224034@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:00:02 MDT Horse exhibit at Utah museum includes focus on Utes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58200223-78/horse-museum-horses-ute.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58200223-78/horse-museum-horses-ute.html.csp">Horse exhibit at Utah museum includes focus on Utes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Danielle Manley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T09:59:12.415-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 09:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Horses, the Ute Tribe believes, were created by Mother Earth and are sacred. That’s why Lara Arrowchis-Ivie was thrilled to help The Natural History Museum of Utah bring to life a Ute-specific piece of a new special exhibition called The Horse. The traveling exhibition from the American Museum of Natural History in New York City, along with an additional exhibit examining the Ute-horse connection, opened to the public Monday and runs through Jan. 4. “The Horse is the largest, most artifact-...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58200223@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:59:12 MDT Vets say 10 horses found in Utah field likely died of thirst or hunger http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207575-78/horses-utah-field-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207575-78/horses-utah-field-state.html.csp">Vets say 10 horses found in Utah field likely died of thirst or hunger</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T20:47:58.321-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 08:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The 10 horses found dead in a field in Magna likely died of thirst or hunger, according to a preliminary examination by the Utah State Veterinarian’s Office. The horses were found in a private, fenced off field near Pleasant Green Cemetery, around 3500 S. 9200 West. Police and witnesses said the horses appeared to have died of thirst, but the official cause of death will not be known until the state veterinarian’s office completes necropsies of the animals. Seven of the ten horses were too deco...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58207575@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:47:58 MDT Shania Twain’s Vegas residency to end in December http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58206792-223/vegas-twain-las-residency.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58206792-223/vegas-twain-las-residency.html.csp">Shania Twain’s Vegas residency to end in December</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T11:44:01.779-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 11:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • Country superstar Shania Twain says she’ll end her residency in Las Vegas with a final show Dec. 13, two years after she began performing at Caesars Palace. Twain announced 16 “Shania: Still the One” shows in October and December, in addition to summer performances running through July 26 at the Colosseum. The singer known for hits including “Man! I Feel Like A Woman” and “That Don’t Impress Me Much” arrived in Las Vegas on horseback in November 2012. Traffic down the Las Vegas Strip...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582067922014-07-21T11:44:01.779-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T11:44:01.779-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206792@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:44:01 MDT More dead horses: 4 horses shot dead in Davis County http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58201685-78/amp-horses-utah-syracuse.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58201685-78/amp-horses-utah-syracuse.html.csp">More dead horses: 4 horses shot dead in Davis County</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">By Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T11:47:35.75-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 11:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Syracuse • The shooting deaths of four thoroughbreds in Utah are prompting outrage and a $5,000 reward for the prosecution of those responsible. Richard Sanders says he returned home from a trip Tuesday to learn the horses were killed in their corral in Syracuse. He tells Ogden’s Standard-Examiner the horses he loved and cared for over the last decade were shot sometime between July 12 and Tuesday night. The Humane Society of Utah, which is offering the reward, says it appears the shootings were...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58201685@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:47:35 MDT Ten horses found dead in Salt Lake County http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58199135-78/horses-field-morgan-hansen.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58199135-78/horses-field-morgan-hansen.html.csp">Ten horses found dead in Salt Lake County</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T12:35:36.51-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 12:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Officers are investigating the deaths of ten horses found in a Magna field. The horses were found in a private, fenced-off field near Pleasant Green Cemetery, which is near 3500 S. 9200 West. After searching the field with trucks and a helicopter, officers found one alive and 10 dead, according to officials. “It looks like they just don’t have any water,” said Unified Police Detective Ken Hansen. The owner arrived at the field and was trying to hydrate the surviving horse, Hansen said. Kenneco...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58199135@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 12:35:36 MDT Letter: Hatch decision hurts walking horses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58198141-82/horses-act-hatch-horse.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58198141-82/horses-act-hatch-horse.html.csp">Letter: Hatch decision hurts walking horses</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T17:33:43.417-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 05:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The PAST Act (H.R. 1518/S. 1406) applies to Tennessee Walking Horses, Racking Horses and Spotted Saddle Horses and bans caustic chemicals applied to a horse’s pasterns and the use of cruel devices that create pain for the sake of an exaggerated gait. It will allow the walking horse industry to thrive and rebuild the reputation of the breed. How could Orrin Hatch’s aides allow him to sign on to a bogus bill authored by the Tennessee delegation? They can’t have done their research on the PAST Act...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58198141@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:33:43 MDT Bill: Allow Utah, states to more aggressively manage wild horses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58190806-90/horses-wild-bill-stewart.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58190806-90/horses-wild-bill-stewart.html.csp">Bill: Allow Utah, states to more aggressively manage wild horses</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kristen moulton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T22:27:30.345-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 10:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If Utah were to gain control of wild horses and burros — as a Utah congressman suggests — the Division of Wildlife Resources would ask sportsmen, ranchers, horse advocates and the public for their views while devising a management plan. “It would be good to have local people have input into how horses and burros are managed,” said Bill Bates, wildlife section chief, explaining the strategy would be similar to how the state handles other large mammals. While a hunting season on horses and burros ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58190806@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 22:27:30 MDT BLM to remove fewer mustangs across Utah, the West http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58179957-78/bureau-horses-mustangs-wild.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58179957-78/bureau-horses-mustangs-wild.html.csp">BLM to remove fewer mustangs across Utah, the West</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARTIN GRIFFITH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T21:58:08.138-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 09:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno, Nev. • The U.S. Bureau of Land Management says it will remove fewer wild horses and burros from the range in Utah and across the West this summer because of budget constraints and overflowing holding pens. Under its roundup schedule announced this week, the bureau plans to gather 2,400 of the animals through the fiscal year ending Sept. 30. All but 215 of them will be horses. Plans call for removal of 1,535 horses in Wyoming, 285 in Nevada, 200 in Utah, 75 in Oregon, 50 in California and 3...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581799572014-07-13T21:58:08.138-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-13T21:58:08.138-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58179957@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 21:58:08 MDT Utah counties want Congress to let states manage wild horses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58139474-90/horses-wild-blm-counties.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58139474-90/horses-wild-blm-counties.html.csp">Utah counties want Congress to let states manage wild horses</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kristen Moulton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T07:43:54.991-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 07:43AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Iron and Beaver counties will not round up wild horses on their own, as they threatened earlier this spring, but instead are pressing for a dramatic change in how the horses are managed. They want the states, not the federal Bureau of Land Management, to decide how many horses can be on the range and what to do when there’s an overpopulation. A resolution to that effect, written by Beaver County Commissioner Mark Whitney, won the support of the Utah Association of Counties. He and a commissioner...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58139474@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 07:43:54 MDT Editorial: Wild horse solution requires delicate balance http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58118864-82/horses-wild-horse-range.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58118864-82/horses-wild-horse-range.html.csp">Editorial: Wild horse solution requires delicate balance</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-26T15:19:02.035-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 03:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“Horse killers! Killers! Murderers! You’re liars! All of you, liars! You’re only happy when you can see something die!” — Marilyn Monroe in “The Misfits” “Honey, nothing can live unless something dies.” – Clark Gable, in the same movie Sixty-three years after the release of Monroe’s and Gable’s final film in 1961, virtually nothing has changed about the wild horse debate. “The Misfits” refers to the movie’s whiskey-soaked drifters who head out of Reno to chase wild horses,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58118864@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 15:19:02 MDT Utah BLM tries contraception to rein in wild horse population http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58029163-78/wild-horses-control-blm.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58029163-78/wild-horses-control-blm.html.csp">Utah BLM tries contraception to rein in wild horse population</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kristen Moulton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-18T22:47:25.253-06:00">Updated Jun 18, 2014 10:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Simpson Mountains • A herd of wild horses grazes amid sagebrush and knee-high clumps of grass along the path Pony Express riders rode through southern Tooele County. Foals lie beneath their mothers, stallions pester the mares and every little while, a quarrel erupts and studs rear up, slam their front hooves down and try to bite each other. Accustomed to visitors with cameras, these 100 mustangs do not run when humans come near. Their ease with interlopers makes this herd a perfect candidate f...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58029163@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Jun 2014 22:47:25 MDT Whether Utah horses are native species is at heart of debate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58067177-78/horses-wild-says-horse.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58067177-78/horses-wild-says-horse.html.csp">Whether Utah horses are native species is at heart of debate</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kristen moulton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-22T14:16:50.395-06:00">Updated Jun 22, 2014 02:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Advocates are petitioning the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to list wild horses as threatened or endangered, which would trigger protections for herds in 10 Western states. Setting aside the question of whether there are too many or too few horses — a debate raging throughout the West — the wildlife agency will have to consider a perennial question: Are wild horses native to this country? To gain endangered or threatened status, a species must be in danger of going extinct and generally, it mus...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58067177@www.sltrib.com Sun, 22 Jun 2014 14:16:50 MDT Letter: Trib wild horse photos are beautiful http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58084599-82/wild-horse-blm-beautiful.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58084599-82/wild-horse-blm-beautiful.html.csp">Letter: Trib wild horse photos are beautiful</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-18T16:53:02.57-06:00">Updated Jun 18, 2014 04:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I’d like to commend Rick Egan on the beautiful pictures he took of the wild horses (“Utah BLM Tries Contraception to Rein in Wild Horse Population,” June 15). Yet another example of the talented Tribune staff. Rosemary Washington Murray</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58084599@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:53:02 MDT Letter: Maybe Hobby Lobby workers can get horse birth control http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58079468-82/control-blm-birth-hobby.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58079468-82/control-blm-birth-hobby.html.csp">Letter: Maybe Hobby Lobby workers can get horse birth control</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-17T16:33:02.719-06:00">Updated Jun 17, 2014 04:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Articles in The Tribune often offer great insight. A paragraph of the Tribune article, “Can BLM rein in oversized herds by using birth control?” contains the sentence, “BLM Director Bob Abbey said the agency would begin using fertility control (aka forced birth control) on 2,000 mares each year.” The goal is “to reduce Utah’s 4,300 wild horse population, which is double the number the BLM believes there should be on the range.“ The article also suggests that “mares come back healthier --more f...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58079468@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jun 2014 16:33:02 MDT California Chrome owner still irked after Belmont loss http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58042630-77/california-chrome-belmont-coburn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58042630-77/california-chrome-belmont-coburn.html.csp">California Chrome owner still irked after Belmont loss</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BETH HARRIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-08T22:46:31.96-06:00">Updated Jun 8, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • California Chrome went home to the West Coast on Sunday with a bandaged right front foot — and no Triple Crown — after bumping another horse leaving the Belmont Stakes starting gate. Steve Coburn, who co-owns California Chome, was still smarting, too. He was irked Belmont winner Tonalist didn’t run in either of the first two legs of the Triple Crown. After the race, he complained others took “the coward’s way out” by skipping the Derby and/or the Preakness. A day later, Coburn was unr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580426302014-06-08T22:46:31.96-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-08T22:46:31.96-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58042630@www.sltrib.com Sun, 08 Jun 2014 22:46:31 MDT Horse racing: Myriad factors make Triple Crown win so tough http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58033940-77/california-chrome-belmont-horse.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58033940-77/california-chrome-belmont-horse.html.csp">Horse racing: Myriad factors make Triple Crown win so tough</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Beth Harris</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-06T13:51:58.131-06:00">Updated Jun 6, 2014 01:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Three races in a five-week span at varying distances on different tracks. It’s so tough only 11 horses have won the Triple Crown, and none in 36 years. It’s the longest span without a winner. Now it’s California Chrome’s turn to try on Saturday at the Belmont Stakes. The striking chestnut colt with a blaze and four white feet appears to have rebounded well after two hard races in the Kentucky Derby and Preakness, with the most exhausting still to come. He’ll run 11/2 miles around Belm...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580339402014-06-06T13:51:58.131-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-06T13:51:58.131-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58033940@www.sltrib.com Fri, 06 Jun 2014 13:51:58 MDT