It’s one thing for Lou Raffetto, president of the Thoroughbred Owners of
California, and TOC board members to be subjected to the repeated
insults of people like disgruntled owner-breeder Jerry Jamgotchian and a
handful of angry horseplayers who seem to think horse owners are an
unnecessary part of the game, stealing money out of pari-mutuel pools to
defray the costs of operating a racing stable.