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Sep21, 2017

ASPCA Throws Support Behind The Horseracing Integrity Act of 2017: Paulick Report 09/21/17

September 21st, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , |

Press Release: The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) has announced its strong support for the Horseracing Integrity Act of 2017. The bill, formally designated as H.R. 2651, would require that

Sep21, 2017

Robertino Diodoro Begins Serving Suspension for Medication Positives: The Daily Racing Form 09/18/17

September 21st, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

By: David Grening Trainer Robertino Diodoro on Sunday began serving a 15-day suspension for three medication positives incurred at Turf Paradise during the winter. Diodoro had three horses test positive for hydroxyethylpromazine sulfoxide, a tranquilizer

Sep15, 2017

Study Suggests Need For Another Revision To Uniform Drug Guidelines: The Paulick Report 09/14/17

September 15th, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , |

By: Natalie Voss Recommended withdrawal guidelines for detomidine, commercially known as Dormosedan, may face review after a recent study suggested horses could test positive while adhering to the guidelines. The current guideline from the Racing

Sep15, 2017

Texas Racing Commission Upholds Suspensions of Three Quarter Horse Trainers: The Daily Racing Form 09/10/17

September 15th, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , |

By: Matt Hagerty The Texas Racing Commission has upheld the summary suspensions it handed down to three Quarter Horse trainers in June for positives for the banned antidepressant nomifensine, according to records of the commission

Sep15, 2017

Kentucky Horse Racing Commission Begins Appeals Process in Motion Case: The Daily Racing Form 9/13/17

September 15th, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , |

By: Matt Hegarty LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission on Tuesday filed a notice of appeal with the Franklin Circuit Court to challenge a recent ruling involving trainer Graham Motion that raised issues

Sep7, 2017

Cheltenham Festival Non-Runner First to Test Positive for Cobalt in Britain: RacingPost.Com 09/06/17

September 7th, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

By: Jon Lees The first case of a horse testing positive for cobalt in Britain and Ireland was confirmed on Wednesday when the BHA disclosed that the notorious performance-enhancer was at the centre of the decision

Sep7, 2017

Five IFHA Reference Laboratories Appointed: The Horse 08/09/17

September 7th, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Press Release: International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA) Chairman Louis Romanet announced Aug. 9 that, following the approval of the IFHA’s Executive Council, five analytical laboratories have each been appointed as “IFHA Reference Laboratories.” The

Sep7, 2017

Trainer-Driver Gets a 15-Month Suspension: Harnesslink 08/11/17

September 7th, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , |

Press Release: The Harness Racing Victoria (HRV) Racing Appeals and Disciplinary (RAD) Board today considered a charge issued against licensed trainer-driver Ross Graham under Australian Harness Racing Rule (AHRR) 190(1), that states: A horse shall be presented