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Jul19, 2017

Judge Denies Motion To Dismiss Criminal Charges In Dermorphin Case: Paulick Report 7/19/17

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By: Natalie Voss U.S. District Court Judge Donald Walter denied a motion earlier this month to dismiss federal charges against Louisiana veterinarian Dr. Kyle J. Hebert and Essential Pharmacy Compounding. Hebert is accused of providing

Jul9, 2017

O’Brien Fined by NY Gaming Commission: Thoroughbred Daily News

July 9th, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

By: Brian DiDonato The New York Gaming Commission has fined top Irish-based conditioner Aidan O’Brien $1500 after his assistant trainer T. J. Comerford was found to be in the possession of injectable electrolytes at Belmont

Jul7, 2017

Richard’s Boy Drug Positive Leads to Increased Security: Blood-Horse 7/7/17

July 7th, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

By: Jeremy Balan After a positive test for methamphetamine in Richard's Boyfollowing his win in the Pennsylvania Governor's Cup Stakes June 3 at Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course, owner Rockingham Ranch is taking extra measures to

Jul7, 2017

Penn Commission Revokes Rojas’s Licenses: Thoroughbred Daily News 7/7/17

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By: T.D. Thornton Last week’s 14-count federal felony conviction of trainer Murray Rojas for misbranding equine prescription drugs led to a Thursday notice of her banishment from Penn National Race Course, where the pattern of

Jul6, 2017

Following Rojas Verdict, Penn National Ejects Trainers: Blood-Horse 7/6/17

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By: Frank Angst Following the guilty verdict of trainer Murray Rojas for 14 counts of misbranding drugs as part of an illegal effort to administer race-day medications to horses in 2013, Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race

Jul5, 2017

A Hairy Situation: Minoxidil Implicated In Positive Equine Dope Test: Paulick Report 7/5/17

July 5th, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , |

By: Paulick Report Staff In South Africa, an international showjumping horse tested positive for a banned substance resulting from a product used to help his owner's thinning hair: minoxidil. Owned by Dianne and Mark Slade, and ridden

Jul5, 2017

Los Alamitos Earns Reaccreditation From NTRA Safety & Integrity Alliance: NTRA.Com 7/5/17

July 5th, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , |

By: NTRA LOS ALAMITOS EARNS REACCREDITATION FROM NTRA SAFETY & INTEGRITY ALLIANCE Lexington, Ky. (July 5, 2017) – The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) announced today that Los Alamitos Race Course has earned reaccreditation from the NTRA Safety

Jul5, 2017

‘Very Serious Rule Breaches’ Threaten Luke Comer Yard: Sport Horse Racing 7/5/17

July 5th, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Johnny Ward Multi-millionaire developer and trainer Luke Comer remains suspended until the end of the month after the Turf Club's referrals committee met yesterday and found him guilty of "very serious rule breaches". In

Jul5, 2017

Champion Hurdle Favourite Yanworth Failed Drug Test: Racing Post 7/5/17

July 5th, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: David Baxter Yanworth failed a post-race drug test after finishing seventh in last season's Champion Hurdle, it has emerged. Sent off the 2-1 favourite, the Alan King-trained seven-year-old returned a positive test for Triamcinolone acetonide,

Jul4, 2017

Peter Miller Notified Richard’s Boy Tested Positive for Methamphetamine: Daily Racing Form 7/4/17

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By: Jim Dunleavy Richard’s Boy was placed first in the $200,000 Pennsylvania Governor’s Cup at Penn National on June 3 after the stewards disqualified Bold Thunder for fouling him in the stretch. Now, Richard’s Boy

Jul3, 2017

Foxhunter Non-Runner: Charges Imminent in Cheltenham Probe: Racing Post.Com 7/3/17

July 3rd, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Jon Lees and Richard Forristal The trainer of the prolific point-to-point winner prevented from running at the Cheltenham Festival in mysterious circumstances is understood to be facing serious doping charges after the conclusion of

Jul3, 2017

Jury Reaches Split Decision on Trainer Rojas: Blood-Horse 7/3/17

July 3rd, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Frank Angst In the first federal case to go to a jury verdict following numerous arrests of trainers and veterinarians in connection to 2013 events at Penn National Race Course, a jury found trainer Murray

Jul3, 2017

Homeopathic Remedies in Medicine Bottle Sees Endurance Horse Fail Drug Test: Horsetalk.Co. NZ 7/3/17

July 3rd, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Horsetalk.co.nz A Belgian Endurance rider’s slip-up in putting homeopathic remedies for her horse in an empty Tramadol bottle has resulted in a 15-month suspension from the FEI Tribunal. The tribunal has released final decisions

Jun26, 2017

NYSGC Approves Third-Party Lasix Administration Rule: Thoroughbred Daily News 6/26/17

June 26th, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , |

By: TDN The New York State Gaming Commission unanimously approved a proposal to formalize race-day administration of Lasix by third-party veterinarians during its meeting Monday in Manhattan. Under the rule, recommended by the Racing Medication

Jun23, 2017

Biological Passports Could be Wave of Future in Drug Testing: Daily Racing Form 6/23/17

June 23rd, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Matt Hegarty LEXINGTON, Ky. – In his lab at the University of California-Davis, Dr. Scott Stanley sorts through immense stores of data obtained from an analysis of blood samples collected from horses over the

Jun20, 2017

Drug Testing Requirements for Stakes:HarnessLink.Com 6/20/17

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By: Nick Salvi/NZST East Rutherford, NJ -- The Meadowlands is announcing that all horses entered in the following stakes; Graduate Finals Trot & Pace, Meadowlands Pace, Mistletoe Shalee, Hambletonian Maturity, WR Haughton Memorial, Golden Girls,