Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital is entering their seventeenth year as the sponsor of the Grade III Rood & Riddle Dowager Stakes at Keeneland,. Each year Rood & Riddle shareholders and their families join with associate veterinarians, management and senior staff members to enjoy a day of racing and camaraderie in the beautiful Keeneland Room. The Rood & Riddle Dowager is a highly regarded stakes race for fillies and mares run on the turf over a mile and a half. Some of the most prominent owners in racing have won this race, including George Strawbridge, Juddmonte Farms and Joe Allen. This year's race will be contested on Sunday, October 20, 2019.