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Racehorse trainer Bob Baffert and his buckskin American Quarter Horse This Whiz Shines (Credit: America's Horse magazine)

Bob Baffert’s American Quarter Horse This Whiz Shines is enjoying a new career as a pony horse for the 2015 Thoroughbred Triple Crown contender.

Smokey is American Pharoah's  loyal companion. Smokey (aka This Whiz Shines) was a performance horse competing in the National Reining Horse Association's 2012 NRHA Futurity.  He's Bob Baffert's favorite horse in the barn. ♥♥♥  You shine, Smokey!!!

Pony Smokey a Loyal American Pharoah Sidekick

Smokey is American Pharoah's loyal companion. Smokey (aka This Whiz Shines) was a performance horse competing in the National Reining Horse Association's 2012 NRHA Futurity. He's Bob Baffert's favorite horse in the barn. ♥♥♥ You shine, Smokey!

2015 Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah and his Trainer Bob Baffert

2015 Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah and his Trainer Bob Baffert This baby turned out to be a triple crown winner!

Throwback Thursday , bob baffert when he rode quarter horses @ABRLive @northlands_park @JockeysGuild

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Throwback Thursday (even though it is not Thursday), Bob Baffert when he rode quarter horses. This picture is so cool! Baffert is my favorite race trainer.

Justify works six furlongs in company with Hoppertunity in 1:13 1/5 at Santa Anita Park

After Work, Justify All-In for Santa Anita Derby

Justify works six furlongs in company with Hoppertunity in 1:13 1/5 at Santa Anita Park

Undefeated Dortmund strode off the horse van April 26 at Churchill Downs and Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert was one step closer, one less thing to worry about, as the days count down to the May 2 Kentucky Derby (gr. I).

Dortmund, Other CA Shippers Arrive at CD

Dortmund(April Dortmund, being led off the van by asst. trainer Jim Barnes, arrives at Churchill Downs Sunday afternoon. © 2015 Rick Samuels/The Blood-Horse

Smokey AKA This Whiz Shines. The former reining horse now stable pony for Bob Baffert.

Smokey AKA This Whiz Shines. The former reining horse now stable pony for Bob Baffert and friend of American Pharoah

In this HRTV exclusive, trainer Bob Baffert sits down with Laffit Pincay III to talk Triple Crowns past and present. Watch Pursuit of the Crown on April 15th, April 19th

In this HRTV exclusive, trainer Bob Baffert sits down with Laffit Pincay III to talk Triple Crowns past and present. Watch Pursuit of the Crown on April April

Bob Baffert and Travers winner Arrogate                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Bob Baffert and Travers winner Arrogate

American Pharoah with his trainer Bob Baffert inside the barn at Belmont Park. Will he be the next Triple Crown winner? UPDATE: American Pharoah wins the Triple Crown and becomes the 12th horse in history to achieve it.

That time when no one wanted to buy American Pharoah

American Pharoah with his trainer Bob Baffert inside the barn at Belmont Park. Will he be the next Triple Crown winner? UPDATE: American Pharoah wins the Triple Crown and becomes the horse in history to achieve it.

American Pharoah and Trainer Bob Baffert 2015

AP with trainer Bob Baffert. So happy for you Bob. You not only got your Triple Crown Winner but also the first Grand Slam in History, Way to go!

Bob Baffert called champion Arrogate "the greatest horse" he's ever seen run. will retire to stud at Juddmonte U.S. near Lexington after his Nov. 4 Breeders' Cup bid, Juddmonte Farms announced Oct. 10. A fee will be released at a later date. 10/10/17

Arrogate to Retire After Breeders' Cup

Bob Baffert called champion Arrogate "the greatest horse" he's ever seen run. will retire to stud at Juddmonte U. near Lexington after his Nov. 4 Breeders' Cup bid, Juddmonte Farms announced Oct. A fee will be released at a later date.

American Pharaoh

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AP & his trainer Bob Baffert, 2015 ~ Barbara Livingstone photograph

American Pharoah with Bob Baffert and Ahmed Zayat...horsing around! July 2015.

American Pharoah transfixed the nation when he brought a Triple Crown drought to a jubilant end last year. Rather than retire him immediately to stud, as is the prevailing wisdom, owner Zayat Stables and trainer, Bob Baffert, sportingly d.

Bob Baffert bows to Arrogate

Bob Baffert bows to Arrogate

Did not know this! He was quarter horse trainer and even jockey, and very good at it too!

Bob Baffert, trainer of Thoroughbred Triple Crown contender American Pharoah, was a leading AQHA racing trainer. (he even jockeyed Quarter Horse sprinters, too!

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