What is thoroughbred industry?

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Marylou Whitney
... and his family were a major force in thoroughbred horse racing and have had more stakes winners than any other family in the history of racing in the United States ... Birdstone is an important sire to the thoroughbred industry ... Whitney gives back to the thoroughbred industry in many ways ...

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