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Rachel Alexandra undergoes a surgical procedure

Updated: March 7, 2013, 8:19 PM ET
Associated Press

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Rachel Alexandra continues to make a "remarkable" recovery despite undergoing a surgical procedure to drain an abscess discovered Thursday morning.

She remains bright with a good appetite after the standing procedure to drain the abscess adjacent to her reproductive tract and rectum. Veterinarians at Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital said the development wasn't uncommon but noted that Rachel Alexandra's vital signs were normal during the surgery and she was able to graze later ...

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