Hoof Beats August 2020


Keeping Pace
Sales companies adapt to changes in technology
by Barbara Hesselgrave

Freeze Frame
Track photographers are an essential component in harness racing coverage
by Jay Wolf

Everybody Loves Raymond
Raymond Shively is a master converting trotters to champion show horses
by Dean A. Hoffman


Profile: Missy Essig
Hometown Girl
Missy Essig has never strayed from Hoosier Park
by Megan Arszman

Profile: Kathy Raymond and Wicked Brew
Full Circle
Kathy Raymond and Wicked Brew were blessed to cross paths
by Rich Fisher

Equine Clinic
Iron Will
Betterlatethnnever battles multiple injuries to successfully return to the track
by Hope Ellis-Ashburn

Life After Racing
Heart Horse
Every person associated with Sevruga falls in love
by Kimberly French

Industry Trends
Cutting Edge
Artificial intelligence provides benefits for harness racing
by James Witherite

Spotlight On: Dave Magee
Small Town Hero
Hall of Fame driver turned steward never thought harness racing would become his profession
by Neil Milbert

Horse Care
Straight From the Horse’s Mouth
Annual dental exams can have a significant impact on horse health and performance
by Allison Armstrong Rehnborg

Shoeing News
Tight Spot
Remedying tender feet can easily be accomplished with proper measures
by Steve Stanley


Watching the Wheels
by Mike Tanner
Maintaining Perspective
Can harness racing do more to introduce diversity to the sport?

Under Wraps
by Tim Bojarski
Talking History
Individuals share their Jug stories for its 75th anniversary

Modern Marketing
by Evan Pattak
Media Maven
Can Ashley Tetrick bring her ‘brand’ of marketing to the sport?

Blinkers Off
by James Witherite
Between the Lines
What implications can a well-crafted morning line convey?

Financial Matters
by Normand Fluet Jr.
Staying Sensible
Don’t allow emotional investing to cloud your judgment

In Every Issue

First Over

Starting Lines

In Memoriam

Horsemen’s Shop

Advertisers’ Index

Photo Finish

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