A permanent, indelible mark on the inside of the upper lip used to identify the horse. In Quarter Horses the letter/number combination is five numbers or four numbers ending in a letter. In Thoroughbreds, it is a letter followed by five numbers.
Congratulations to photographer Casey Phillips on winning this week's Fan Photo Contest!
From Casey: "How large was Game On Dude's win margin in the Pacific Classic? Look at the length of his shadow in front of him, then look behind him... no shadows of the horses behind." Want in? E-mail a .jpg and brief caption to email@example.com