The association of 2-year-old training milestones with career length and racing success in a sample of Thoroughbred horses in New Zealand.

Abstract

REASONS FOR PERFORMING STUDY There is increasing evidence that exercise early in life has a positive effect on musculoskeletal health. At present, there is little whole population research investigating the effect of racing as 2-year-olds on future racing career. OBJECTIVES To investigate the association between attaining training milestones as 2-year… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.2042-3306.2011.00534.x

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@article{Tanner2013TheAO, title={The association of 2-year-old training milestones with career length and racing success in a sample of Thoroughbred horses in New Zealand.}, author={Johanna Tanner and C. W. Rogers and Elliot Firth}, journal={Equine veterinary journal}, year={2013}, volume={45 1}, pages={20-4} }