BARBARO: A NATION'S HORSE (w/BONUS FOOTAGE)
This documentary follows BARBARO's story from a young horse, thrilling racing fans and the general public with his scintillating Kentucky Derby victory and follows his struggle for life after suffering a broken leg in the 2006 Preakness Stakes. BARBARO was sadly euthanized January 29, 2007, after succumbing to the broken leg and the complications from laminitis.
Witness the complete story of BARBARO including exclusive full coverage of both the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes, all five of his races leading up to the Derby in their entirety from start to finish, interviews with key individuals including trainer Michael Matz, jockey Edgar Prado, owners Roy and Gretchen Jackson, and veterinarian Dr. Dean Richardson - his surgeon at the University of Pennsylvania's New Bolton Center. In addition to all this, numerous other bonus segments are also included.
BARBARO captured the hearts of racing fans, animal lovers and the masses with his stirring Kentucky Derby victory and then endeared us with his battle for life. This feature focuses on BARBARO's tenacious will to live, and also examines his legacy and impact on the future of horse racing. Come celebrate the memory of BARBARO with his inspirational story.
|Format(s) Available:||DVD And VHS|
|Category:||U.S. & Canadian Flat Racing|