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Pulsion shortly after his rescue from a Kentucky field a year ago

’09 Breeders’ Cup hopeful triumphs over famine

A year after one-time Breeders’ Cup contender Pulsion wobbled off a rescue van at Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital suffering from emaciation and infection, and following unstinting help provided by generous people who paid his vet bills and donated care at a layup facility, the horse who suffered extreme peaks and valleys in his young life is on the upswing—and headed to his first horse show. Next weekend, a young Florida nurse will ride Pulsion at the Punta Gorda Horsemen’s Association schooling show, in the hunter/jumper division. “I got Pulsion a month and a half ago, and everyone who sees […]