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Black Caviar’s Half-Brother Jimmy Battling Laminitis

Black Caviar’s Half-Brother Jimmy Battling Laminitis

14 Nov, 2013

Jimmy, the half-brother to Black Caviar who was purchased for $5 million at the Inglis Australian Easter Yearling SaleĀ in April, is battling for his life after developing laminitis.

Equine Superstar Black Caviar's half-brother Jimmy is fighting to survive after developing laminitis. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Jimmy was bitten by what is believed …

Atlantic Jewel may miss autumn

Atlantic Jewel may miss autumn

13 Nov, 2011

Trainer Mark Kavanagh may put star filly Atlantic Jewel in cotton wool this autumn despite favourable vet results.

An extensive scintigraphy bone tests (nuclear medicine scan) on the filly at Werribee Veterinary Clinic showed back soreness but no bone damage.

Atlantic Jewel was sore after her Wakeful Stakes win on Derby Day a fortnight ago, …