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Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Kenny Heim, a vet assistant, makes sure a horse is who the owners say it is by checking its identification tattoo on the inside of the upper lip.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, William Sanders makes his way from the stables to the finishing area to inspect each horse before each race Saturday afternoon.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Lasix, a diuretic drug that lowers a horse's blood pressure to prevent the hemorrhaging of blood vessel in a horse's lungs, is injected into a race horse prior to its race.