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[Middle English, from Old Norse geldingr, from gelda, to geld.] gelding [ˈgɛldɪŋ]. n.

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Gelding - Owner versus Trainer, Facts and Fallacies on Castration
Gelding has always been a touchy subject in racing. "To geld As a regular riding horse, the gelding was favoured by many races and tribes throughout history.
Gelding Verification Form
Gelding Verification Form. The American Miniature Horse Association, Inc. 5601 S Interstate 35 W, Alvarado, TX 76009.
Registration of Appaloosa Geldings and Spayed Mares
GELDING AND SPAYED MARE REPORT. 2720 W. To report a horse which is now a gelding or spayed mare, please provide the following: 1.
Big, Black Head Horse Prospect/Ranch Gelding
Notes: This big, stout seven-year-old black gelding catches everyone's eye when Bruce takes him to the brandings.

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Many hurdles to overcome as Black and Bent chases Melbourne Cup glory
There was never any chance of the six-year-old gelding letting anyone down as he dominated the JJ Houlahan Hurdle at Sandown by eight lengths at the prohibitive odds of $1.16, or 6-1 on in the old.
Trotters In Indiana Sires Stakes Spotlight
Trained by Frank Fisher and owned by Melissa Fisher, the Danish Delight gelding was bred by Genesis Trotters. The victory was the third of the season for the three-year-old, establishing a new mark for the trotter.
O'Brien excited about spring hope Sincero
Chris O'Brien has welcomed his spring carnival opportunity on Stradbroke winner Sincero and is confident the gelding has returned a better horse yet again.
Burns wins with rail-hugging ride
Jockey Patrick Valenzuela climbed off the gelding Burns after a runner-up finish in the Oceanside Stakes at Del Mar on July 20 frustrated after a wide trip. He knew then he wanted another chance.
Chu and I fights back and holds the lead in the $40000 WTBOA Lads Stakes
The diminutive You and I gelding held on gamely for a head victory over Havanna Red in the 30th running of the $40000 WTBOA Lads Stakes for 2-year-old colts and geldings. Perfectly ridden by Juan Gutierrez, Chu and I ran one mile in 1:38.

Suggested Web Resources

Gelding - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A gelding is a castrated horse or other equine such as a donkey or a mule.
Gelding River - A Stallion No More - YouTube
May 1, 2009 River is a young colt that lives on the same farm as we do. He's becoming a man and it is time for him to be gelded.
Horse Gelding the Male Horse and Aftercare by Cherry Hill
Gelding and Aftercare - Castration of a male horse, management and care, Description of the process of gelding a male horse and the care after castration.
Gelding - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster
a castrated animal; specifically : a castrated male horse. 2.
Geldings and Castration
They will be much happier, and more manageable as geldings. In addition, no entire male mule could show at any legitimate show.

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