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Champions in eight categories protected with FLAIR® Nasal Strips 
Lexie Lou named Horse-of-the Year

Flair LLC, maker of the FLAIR Equine Nasal Strip, is pleased to congratulate 2014 Sovereign Award winners:       LEXIE LOU, Horse-of-the-Year, Champion 3YO Filly & Champion Turf Female – CONQUEST HARLANATE, Champion 2YO Filly – CONQUEST TYPHOON, Champion 2YO Male – HEART TO HEART, Champion 3YO Male – DYNAMIC SKY, Champion Turf Male – HILLABY, Champion Female Sprinter. All six Champions’ lungs were protected with FLAIR Strips.

Flair salutes the connections of these equine athletes who use FLAIR Nasal Strips to help their horses breathe easier, while providing clinically proven drug-free protection from EIPH.

MARK CASSE was named Outstanding Trainer, for the fourth consecutive year. Casse trained Horse-of-the-Year & multiple Champion LEXIE LOU, as well as four other divisional honorees: CONQUEST HARLANATE, CONQUEST TYPHOON, DYNAMIC SKY, and HILLABY. Casse represented JOHN OXLEY when accepting Mr. Oxley’s honor for Outstanding Owner.

Flair CEO and President, Jim Chiapetta DVM JD, recognized the accomplishments of the winners. “We at Flair are honored that our product is a trusted means of protection for keeping these amazing horses healthy”, said Chiapetta. “We are very impressed by the questions the trainers and support team members ask and the quality they demand when evaluating health care products. They clearly understand that horses that breathe easier stay healthier and perform at their best.”

Eight clinical studies have been conducted on FLAIR Strips at leading equine research centers in the United States. Abstracts of clinical studies are available at

About FLAIR Nasal Strips: FLAIR Strips provide drug-free support and protection to the respiratory system of hard-working equine athletes. FLAIR Strips have been proven to: reduce airway resistance, reduce lung stress and bleeding, reduce fatigue, and shorten post-exercise recovery time.

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