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Rachel Alexandra. Photo courtesy of Rood & Riddle

Rachel Alexandra released from hospital

Ater two surgeries and a month-long stay at Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital,the 2009 Horse of the Year, Rachel Alexandra, was released from the hospital yesterday. Here is a press release from Rood & Riddle announcing the great news: Rachel Alexandra is home at Stonestreet today, beginning the next stage of her remarkable recuperation following abdominal surgery in mid-February. Stonestreet employees decorated her stall with cards from fans as they awaited her arrival; a get-well banner from Fair Grounds Racecourse stretched across the barn, ready to welcome the hard-fighting champion home. “Having Rachel home is a milestone in her recovery,” […]