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 Nancy Wilkinson, winner of this week's Fan Photo Contest!
From Nancy: "I took this photo of Ebiouissante right after she made her debut win at Hollywood Park."
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