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Pennsylvania’s racing and breeding industry supports small businesses beyond the tracks.
Biosecurity and knowing the signs of EHV-1 are crucial to minimizing its spread.
Hanover Shoe Farms has a special group of mares known as the "Super Moms". They foster orphaned foals, and raise them as their own.
Pennsylvania has over 50 nonprofit organizations and programs for retired race horses.
What started off as a friendly competition between neighbors on dirt country roads developed into a billion-dollar industry.
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agriculture. From department initiatives and industry trends, to animal health
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