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hello sir. what are the benefits for my horse if i free canter him?

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HI  WELL I ALWAYS WOULD GALLOP MY HORSES 2 1/2 MILES A DAY WHILE IN TRAINING TO RACE. TROTTING WOULD BE FOR A WHO NEEDED TO BE LIGHTLY TRAINED OR A NERVOUS HORSE THAT MIGHT BE TOO HARD TO GALLOP 2 1/2 MILES. ALWAYS REMEMBER THAT YOU TRAIN EVERY HORSE ACCORDINGLY TO THAT HORSES WAY OF RUNNING. AS THE HORSES GET OLDER AND COME UP WITH DIFFERENT PROBLEMS, THEN YOU CUT BACK ON HEAVY TRAINING .  THANKS ED HESS

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Ed Hess

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Have trained thoroughbreds for 30 odd years. Have been a licensed trainer for that long of time. I continue to train my race horses and thoroughly enjoy every day.

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Experience: Licensed trainer for over 30 yrs. Have had lots of winners in all different types of races - from bottom claimers to top quality stakes winners. My best money winner was Aristocratic Cross (multiple stakes winner). My best claiming horse was Navajo Family, winner of 12 races in one year. I still enjoy racing a modest stable of horses each year.

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