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Rachel Alexandra. Photo courtesy Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital

More surgery for Rachel Alexandra; still bright

Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital released the following update on 2009 Horse of the Year Rachel Alexandra Thursday night: Rachel Alexandra underwent a surgical procedure at Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital this afternoon to drain an abscess discovered this morning. Though her road toward recovery remains remarkable following abdominal surgery performed on February 13th, this is an important reminder that challenges remain. Rachel Alexandra remained bright, with a good appetite, after doctors at Rood & Riddle drained an abscess detected this morning. “As part of the continuous evaluation and monitoring that Rachel is receiving at Rood & Riddle, an abscess […]