Really like a horse with a high% of hitting: Win Bet
Like a horse but need back up in case it does not win: Win/Place/Show
10-1+ Longshot: Win/Place
Like 2 horses to win here: Dutch Win Bets
Like 3 horses to win here: Dutch Win Bets — Conley
What odds do you use to Dutch? — Dave Schwartz
Hope that makes sense I couldn't find the link but found it now — Conley
Do you find that you are consistently betting the horses in the correct proportions or are you betting less on the winners than you should? — Dave Schwartz
When you Dutch 2 (or more) horses, the goal is to make the same return no matter which horse wins.
In my experience, because of late odds changes - which shift the ultimate winner's odds down - the end result is too much on the loser and too little on the winner. — Dave Schwartz
Now to answer your question I think I am betting the horses in the correct proportions but rarely do I bet 2 or 3 horses to win — Conley
I remember one day at the track I told a guy I was going to bet two horses to win. He laughed and told me you can't make money betting two horses to win. I laughed and told him that last race I bet three horses and hit a $51 horse.
It isn't where you start... it is where you end up. — RanchWest
My point is try to develop a methodology that 'feels' good to you. Then don't be too quick to abandon it. — Tony Kofalt