Horses http://nwpr.org en For Jockey Donna Barton Brothers, Horse Racing Runs In The Family http://nwpr.org/post/jockey-donna-barton-brothers-horse-racing-runs-family When the thoroughbreds burst out of the starting gate at the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, fans will have their eyes on California Chrome as a potential Triple Crown winner. And there to interview the winner on horseback will be Donna Barton Brothers, an analyst for NBC Sports.<p>Before she was an analyst, Brothers had a distinguished career as a jockey, winning more than 1,100 races before retiring in 1998. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 19:35:00 +0000 editor 47042 at http://nwpr.org For Jockey Donna Barton Brothers, Horse Racing Runs In The Family Animals Rescued From Taylor Bridge Fire http://nwpr.org/post/animals-rescued-taylor-bridge-fire <p>As the Taylor Bridge Fire continues to be battled from the air, people are looking for a safe place to put their cows, horses, llamas and other livestock. The fairgrounds in Ellensburg are holding at least 150 large animals. Tue, 14 Aug 2012 23:34:19 +0000 Jennifer Wing 13440 at http://nwpr.org Animals Rescued From Taylor Bridge Fire Some Northwest Kids Stand On The Backs Of Galloping Horses For Sport http://nwpr.org/post/some-northwest-kids-stand-backs-galloping-horses-sport <p>MOSES LAKE, Wash. &ndash; Some kids play soccer, others play chess and some stand on the backs of galloping horses. Lately, equestrian vaulting is finding a foothold with children in the Northwest. Parents say like any sport it teaches concentration and gives kids a boost of confidence. Correspondent Anna King reports. Wed, 04 Apr 2012 12:59:47 +0000 Anna King 6075 at http://nwpr.org Some Northwest Kids Stand On The Backs Of Galloping Horses For Sport