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Phillipine Racing/Miss Abby Kat -- DEAD

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  • Phillipine Racing/Miss Abby Kat -- DEAD

    Does anyone know anyone affiliated with TB racing there? I can't find any recent info on Miss Abby Kat and am concerned.
    Last edited by imissvixen; Jun. 17, 2010, 06:27 AM.

  • #2
    Anyone that could help with Miss Abby Kat?

    Anybody with Phillipine contacts?

    I remember your thread from before and how you almost bought this horse but then donated money to help another - found it here:


    • #3
      Can you maybe try to contact the person who is posting the racing videos on Youtube? Perhaps they have connections.

      I'm guessing you were not able to connect with the people who bought her at the sale last year.
      Proud owner of a Slaughter-Bound TB from a feedlot, and her surprise baby...!


      • Original Poster

        I connected with the Bloodstock Agent but he didn't provide contact info for the new owners. But maybe I could contact Barretts. I did contact a woman who blogs the Philippino racing scene but she hasn't gotten back to me. And I checked the TB registry in the Philippines but she isn't listed. She had a good run last year.

        Of course, what am I going to do anyhow? She is literally on the other side of the world.


        • Original Poster

          Here is some news about her from last fall. http://jennyo.net/gogirlracing/?p=1163

          I will try to see if I can track down some of those people.


          • Original Poster

            I got this email from the farm who owned her. It was nice of them to respond.

            Hi Rebecca,

            Thanks for the inquiry regarding Miss Abby Kat. She was a fine race horse, we planned to breed her after she retires from racing. However she had an accident during one of her workouts, she broke her leg and we had to put her to sleep. Its really sad. How did you get to know her?



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              • #8
                Originally posted by judybigredpony View Post


                • #9
                  I am sorry. Much better she passed this way than the way many race horses die in this country. Godspeed.
                  McDowell Racing Stables

                  Home Away From Home


                  • #10
                    so very sorry, I remember following her story when she went through barretts


                    • #11
                      I am so sorry. I recall the long thread when she went through the auction. You wanted her because she reminded you so much of one of your former mares, correct? And you did make a substantial donation in her name to a school program. As sad as it is, you do have closure and won't be wondering/worrying about her fate. Godspeed Miss Abby Kat.


                      • #12
                        I am sorry for your news and your loss.

                        It seems she was well cared for and admired by her current owner/trainer. You can feel their pain in the note they sent you. Thank you for sharing it.



                        • #13
                          I am so sorry to read this.
                          Randee Beckman ~Otteridge Farm, LLC (http://on.fb.me/1iJEqvR)~ Marketing Manager - The Clothes Horse & Jennifer Oliver Equine Insurance Specialist


                          • #14
                            I'm so sorry

                            At least they got back to you, but not at all the end one hopes to hear about when it comes to a horse they follow.


                            • #15
                              I'm so very sorry. At least you have closure, though, it isn't the kind you hoped to have.
                              If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
                              Desmond Tutu


                              • #16
                                Oh no! How sad...I was so hoping for a Disney-esque ending...
                                Proud owner of a Slaughter-Bound TB from a feedlot, and her surprise baby...!


                                • #17
                                  Oh No! I remember your thread from before!
                                  R.I.P Miss Abby Kat



                                  • #18
                                    RIP Miss Abby Kat, I am so sorry to hear this news....Sometimes knowing is better then no news....
                                    Mai Tai aka Tyler RIP March 1994-December 2011
                                    Grief is the price we pay for love- Gretchen Jackson
                                    "And here she comes. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's ZENYATTA!"