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Rachel Alexandra improving

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LEXINGTON, KY (WAVE) - There is good news for the 2009 Horse of the Year.

Veterinarians said Rachel Alexandra has been taken off IV fluids and nutrition and is recovering nicely.

She was rushed to the Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital in Lexington in February for complications following the delivery of her filly.

Her vets said she is doing well, but is not completely out of the woods yet.

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