In Kentucky, 2015 Derby Winner Could Arrive Any Day Now

by Laura Ellis on February 28, 2012

newborn coltNPR’s Noah Adams spent some time in Lexington recently, where it’s foaling season on thoroughbred farms. He spoke with Eduardo Terrazas, who owns a boarding farm where 51 foals are expected this season—each of which Terrazas will deliver himself. He drinks a lot of coffee.

The story also takes us to Kentucky’s two equine hospitals, where foals who have medical problems after birth receive medical care.

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