In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- A good dog, like a good racehorse, is a combination of breeding and training - speed, stamina and finishing is all.
- The drug is not viewed as a therapeutic agent in racehorses.
- His goal is to become a veterinarian, working with racehorses and eventually opening his own practice in his home community.
- He is passionate about horses and breeds thoroughbred racehorses.
- Earlier this month, a retired greyhound defeated a top racehorse to claim the crown of fastest animal in the racing world.
- By using real racehorses and real jockeys, the film makers have brought a physicality that is often missing in these days of computer-generated effects.
- She used to own a share in a racehorse but now bets on other people's horses instead.
- The natural landscape has altered by the grass cutting that is essential for the racehorse training.
- Versatility is a trait not often seen in Thoroughbred racehorses.
- A database of potential homes for racehorses will be established.
- He was a very wealthy businessman in Britain, where he had Rolls Royce cars and the second largest stable of racehorses in the country.
- The day before we met in his Oxfordshire yard, he was given back his licence to train racehorses after an 18-month suspension.
- Racing is not a team sport - it's about the jockey and his relationship with the thoroughbred racehorse.
- Noblemen founded stables and became interested in breeding thoroughbred racehorses.
- All racehorses share an official birthday on 1 January.
- But we also need to educate people because many don't realise what they are taking home when they buy a thoroughbred racehorse.
- All proceeds go toward the care and placement of retired racehorses.
- The Irish horse person, largely, appears to have an entirely unsentimental view of racehorses, which is that they are racehorses first and last.
- In the United States, critically injured racehorses are humanely euthanized by lethal injection.
- The higher the system is tuned, the more likely it is to break down: true of racing cars, racehorses and footballers.
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