Frances J Karon


Editor and writer for NA Trainer & Euro Trainer magazines. Horseracing and pedigrees. Occasional Doberman Pinscher pillow. ****

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Watching To Catch a Thief, an old favorite, with my own John Robie, not-so-former cat burglar dog, snoozing away.

  • 3 days ago via site
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About-to-debut Aldrin breezing at the Keeneland 2yo sale in April.

  • 4 days ago via site
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Tapit's 1/2 brother Aldrin (Malibu Moon) at Keeneland in April. He debuts in 3 minutes at Saratoga.

  • 4 days ago via site
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Another view of the iguana. Very friendly chap (not, mind you, that I petted him). Another neighbor took him for temporary safekeeping.

Mailman just knocked on my door to ask if I've lost an iguana. (NO.) Found in front of neighbor's house.

#tbt Yukichan and her '13 Harbinger filly. #whitethoroughbreds

#tbt That time when Kenny G and I were on the same flight from Sapporo to Tokyo, one year ago.

Hip 190, a $400,000 Harlan's Holiday colt

New sales topper at Fasig-Tipton: Cowboy Cal 1/2 to Executiveprivilege, Hoppertunity

Hip 110, $400,000 Unbridled's Song colt at Fasig-Tipton

Ready to get this party started at FT sale. Hip 7 here.

Caught some equine-human lovin' at the sale grounds today.

  • 17 days ago via site
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Wonder Gal, first-start winner of Lynwood S. at BEL by 14.5 lengths, on June 6. Wow. She does not look like a 2yo.

  • 24 days ago via site
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Today's impressive Sandown 2yo winner Mustadeem, with his trainer Brian Meehan in February.

  • 26 days ago via site
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My little monkey playing on the bleachers.

Six miles down and taking a breather from the heat at a ballpark.

It's not always easy to get AM track photos. Wicked Strong got photobombed in this one the day before the Belmont.

  • 29 days ago via site
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Unidentified Chad Brown trainee at Belmont last month.

  • 29 days ago via site
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Too hot even early this AM to get in 8 miles; managed 7.55. Piggy stayed home.

Louisville road sign