Distinguishable, a 4-year-old fillie, sucked a carrot from Vince Bruun's hand.
"I find she's got a bottomless pit of a stomach," Bruun said. Which brings us to the heart of the problem: Owning a racehorse is really expensive. And the people interested in spending a fortune on racehorses are disappearing. "We're losing the whales in our industry," Bruun told me.
Emerald Downs has a plan to save the whales.