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Rick Peel Hospitalized


Saddlebred trainer Rick Peel is currently hospitalized at University of Kentucky after undergoing emergency surgery. He has diverticulitis that ruptured and caused an infection.  Doctors performed an emergency surgery last night (March 25) to repair the damage.  He is doing fine, but is sore.  The doctors are watching closely to make sure  infection does not reoccur.  


He will be at the University of Kentucky Hospital until Friday, March 30.  Mail should be addressed as follows:  Rick Peel, Room Number 577, UK Chandler Hospital, 800 Rose St. Lexington, KY 40536-0293. eGreetings can be sent by clicking here.


After Friday he expects to be home. Cards and notes may be sent to 107 Simbas Path, Georgetown, KY 40324.

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