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Jan4, 2017

Trainer of Racehorse Party Till Dawn to Appeal Against Methamphetamine Doping Fine: ABC.Net 1/4/17

January 4th, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Elly Bradfield A Queensland horse trainer says he will appeal against a $9,000 penalty imposed after one of his horses tested positive to methamphetamine. The positive sample was taken from his horse Party Till

Jan3, 2017

Trainer Fined Dh20,000 by Emirates Racing Authority for Possession of Anabolic Steroid: The National 1/3/17

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

By: Geoffrey Riddle Trainer Nacer Samiri has been found in possession of an anabolic steroid by the Emirates Racing Authority’s out of competition testing programme and has been fined Dh20,000. A sample of Stanozolol was

Dec31, 2016

Masochistic Officially Disqualified from BC Sprint: Blood-Horse 12/31/16

December 31st, 2016|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Jeremy Balan Los Pollos Hermanos Racing and Jay Em Ess Stable's Masochistic was officially disqualified from the TwinSpires Breeders' Cup Sprint (gr. I) Dec. 31, following a positive post-race test for stanozolol immediately after

Dec31, 2016

Uruguay Updates Anti-Doping Regulations: Blood-Horse 12/31/16

December 31st, 2016|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , |

By: BloodHorse Staff The Latin American Organization for the Promotion of Thoroughbred Racing announced Dec. 29 that Uruguay has adopted new anti-doping regulations. The change will result in all 39 of the country's stakes races,

Dec28, 2016

Preciado to Accept License Revocation in Pennsylvania: Blood-Horse 12/28/16

December 28th, 2016|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Frank Angst An attorney for Ramon Preciado said Dec. 28 that the trainer does not plan to appeal three recent decisions in Pennsylvania to revoke his license. "As it stands now with the many different revocations

Dec28, 2016

Masochistic Denied Entry at Santa Anita: Blood-Horse 12/28/16

December 28th, 2016|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Jeremy Balan Los Pollos Hermanos Racing and Jay Em Ess Stable's Masochistic was not allowed to enter the Dec. 31 Midnight Lute Stakes (gr. III) at Santa Anita Park because he lacks a clean

Dec26, 2016

WV Tracks Submit Applications for Safety and Integrity Alliance Accreditation: THA Racing.Com 12/26/16

December 26th, 2016|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

By: Tom LaMarra/THA Two West Virginia racetracks have submitted applications for accreditation through the National Thoroughbred Racing Association Safety and Integrity Alliance, which in part encourages best practices and adoption of national model rules. Officials

Dec21, 2016

Pennsylvania Racing Commission Revokes Ramon Preciado’s License: Daily Racing Form 12/21/16

December 21st, 2016|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

By: Jim Dunleavy For the second time this month, Ramon Preciado's trainer's license has been revoked. Preciado, the leading trainer at Parx Racing in both 2015 and 2014, has had at least 16 clenbuterol positives

Dec20, 2016

BC Wants Better Out-of-Competition Testing: Blood-Horse 12/20/16

December 20th, 2016|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Frank Angst Breeders' Cup officials are calling for improved out-of-competition rules and protocols after a positive post-race drug test for the anabolic steroid stanozolol in Masochistic will result in a disqualification of his runner-up finish

Dec19, 2016

Parx Refusing Entries from Ramon Preciado: Daily Racing Form 12/19/16

December 19th, 2016|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Jim Dunleavy With trainer Ramon Preciado’s license set to be revoked Thursday, Parx Racing officials said they would no longer accept entries from him beginning Monday, when the track’s Dec. 26 card was to

Dec19, 2016

Masochistic to be Disqualified from BC Sprint: Daily Racing Form 12/19/16

December 19th, 2016|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Jay Privman Masochistic will be disqualified from his second-place finish in the Breeders’ Cup Sprint, and his trainer, Ron Ellis, faces a potential penalty from the California Horse Racing Board after two separate tests

Dec16, 2016

Racehorse ‘Party Till Dawn’ Fails Drug Test for Methamphetamine: The Washington Post 12/16/16

December 16th, 2016|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Marissa Payne An Australian racehorse trainer has come under scrutiny after his horse, Party Till Dawn, tested positive for methamphetamine, the Australian Broadcasting Company reports. Trainer Ben Currie hasn’t been accused of intentionally drugging his horse,

Dec16, 2016

RCI Adjusts MMV Points, Expands Out-of-Competition Testing: The Horse 12/16/16

December 16th, 2016|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Edited Press Release The upcoming version of the Association of Racing Commissioners International (ARCI) Model Rules for Racing will contain important modifications that will adjust MMV (multiple medication violation) points so minor and isolated

Dec15, 2016

Methamphetamine Found in Racehorse Party Till Dawn: The Guardian. Com 12/15/16

December 15th, 2016|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Joshua Robertson A racehorse called Party Till Dawn has tested positive to methamphetamine after a race meeting in regional Queensland. The positive sample for the five-year-old mare, returned after it placed second at a

Dec14, 2016

RCI Approves Panel to Rate State Uniformity: Blood-Horse 12/14/16

December 14th, 2016|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , |

By: BloodHorse Staff When the Association of Racing Commissioners International adopts a model rule for Thoroughbred racing, it encourages each of its state regulator members to put the rule in place but has largely few

Dec14, 2016

CHRB Considers Altering Training Rules: Blood-Horse 12/14/16

December 14th, 2016|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Jeremy Balan The California Horse Racing Board's Medication, Safety, and Welfare Committee Dec. 14 moved forward three measures to adjust training regulations more into line with rules currently employed for racing. During the committee

Dec12, 2016

Uniformity Meeting: AQHA.Com 12/12/16

December 12th, 2016|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , |

By: AQHA In conjunction with the recent University of Arizona Race Track Industry Program's Global Racing and Gaming Symposium in Tucson, Arizona, the American Quarter Horse Association hosted a meeting with racing jurisdictions. The meeting was

Dec9, 2016

Multiple Viagra Positives earn Trainer 16-year suspension, $35,000 in fines: Harness Racing Update.Com 12/9/16

December 9th, 2016|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

By: Dave Briggs The Pennsylvania Horse Racing Commission (PHRC) has handed trainer Virgil Addison of Philadelphia suspensions totaling 16 years and $35,000 in fines after horses he conditions tested positive four separate times for the