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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

June 20th, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

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,

Jun15, 2017

New Testing APP Launched as BHA’s Anti-Doping Strategy Moves Towards Entirely Paperless System: British Horseracing.Com 6/15/17

June 15th, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Press Release All post-race testing at Royal Ascot will be recorded using a smartphone app New technology will be in place for all subsequent race meetings and will extend to out of competition testing

Jun14, 2017

ARCI Model Regulatory Standards Updated: The Horse.Com 6/14/17

June 14th, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , |

By: Edited Press Release The newest version of model rules approved by the Association of Racing Commissioners International (ARCI) is now available at arci.com. The ARCI’s model rules are designed to provide the template for

Jun3, 2017

California Officially Approves Third-Party Lasix Rules; Implementation Expected Late this Year: Paulick Report 6/3/17

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

By: Press Release The State of California has officially approved rules establishing that race-day medication must be administered by independent veterinary professionals – further aligning California with the national uniform medication program. The California Office

Jun2, 2017

Steady Strides Toward Safety: Blood-Horse 6/2/17

June 2nd, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Frank Angst In 2016 nearly 150 horses who seven years earlier might have been lost to catastrophic breakdowns while racing, safely walked off the track after competing and returned to their barns. Those accidents

Jun2, 2017

Enhanced Security Protocols for Belmont Stakes Racing Festival: TDN 6/2/17

June 2nd, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: TDN The New York Racing Association (NYRA), in conjunction with the New York State Gaming Commission, has released the security protocols for next week’s Belmont Stakes Racing Festival. Horses entered for the GI Belmont

May30, 2017

Turf Club CEO Says Drug Test Protocol Agreement Close: The Irish Times 5/30/17

May 30th, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Brian O'Connor Body “optimistic” deal can be reached with Breeders Association in next two weeks The Turf Club expects to have a protocol agreed within the next two weeks that will allow racing’s regulatory

May30, 2017

Trainer, Stablehand Face Moe Tubing Charge:Nine.Com 5/30/17

May 30th, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

By: AAP Mornington trainer Trent Pennuto and stablehand David Price have been charged with the alleged raceday stomach-tubing of a horse at Moe. The Pennuto-trained Chatober was withdrawn from its race last Thursday after Racing

May30, 2017

Trainer Pleads Guilty-Fined $4,500:Harness Link 5/30/17

May 30th, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , |

By: NZST The Harness Racing Victoria (HRV) Racing Appeals and Disciplinary (RAD) Board today considered charges issued against licensed trainer Michael Doltoff under Australian Harness Racing Rules (AHRR) 196B(1) and 187(2) relating to a stable

May27, 2017

Parx Cracks Down on Medication Violations, Hidden Ownership: Daily Racing Form 5/27/17

May 27th, 2017|Categories: U.S., Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

By: Jim Dunleavy To improve public perception of its racing product, Parx Racing will institute several house rules to discourage medication violations and hidden ownership of horses, according to Sam Elliott, the track's director of

May25, 2017

CHRB Approves Medication Conditions for Breeders’ Cup: Blood-Horse 5/25/17

May 25th, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Jeremy Balan In the aftermath of Masochistic's disqualification from the 2016 TwinSpires Breeders' Cup Sprint (G1), Del Mar and the Breeders' Cup asked the California Horse Racing Board May 25 for permission to avoid

May25, 2017

Pennuto in Hot Water with Stewards: Racing.Com 5/25/17

May 25th, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Andrew Eddy Racing Victoria stewards are to decline nominations from Mornington trainer Trent Pennuto until further notice after they forced the scratching of his horse Chatober from Thursday’s Moe meeting after he was allegedly

May24, 2017

Harness Trainer Weiner Suspended Indefinitely: Daily Racing Form 5/24/17

May 24th, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

By: Matt Hegarty Michael Weiner, a harness trainer in New York, has been suspended indefinitely by New York regulators after four horses he started at Monticello Raceway in February tested positive for a substance that

May22, 2017

Settlement Creates Two Winners of 2016 Parx Oaks: Daily Racing Form 5/22/17

May 22nd, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Matt Hegarty There wasn’t a dead heat, but the 2016 Parx Oaks will have two winners. In a highly unusual settlement between trainer John Servis and Pennsylvania regulators, both Miss Inclusive, who was first

May21, 2017

End-of-Season Ratings Rules Changed after Masochistic Mishap: Racing Post 5/21/17

May 21st, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Howard Wright in Washington Horses disqualified after testing positive for a prohibited substance will be barred from the official annual end-of-season ratings, the World’s Best Racehorse Rankings, produced by the International Federation of Horseracing

May19, 2017

John Servis has Suspension Rescinded by Pennsylvania Commission: Daily Racing Form 5/19/17

May 19th, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

By: Jim Dunleavy The Pennsylvania Horse Racing Commission has rescinded the 15-day suspension handed to trainer John Servis by the Parx Racing board of stewards after three of his horses tested positive for clenbuterol between

May19, 2017

Horse Doping: CID Questions Turf Club Officials, Vet: The Times Of India 5/19/17

May 19th, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

BENGLURU: Criminal Investigation Department (CID) sleuths, who are probing the alleged doping of a race horse, on Thursday questioned top officials of Bangalore Turf Club, including its veterinarian. A posse of CID officials visited the

May18, 2017

Hughie Morrison Faces 10-Year Training Ban after Horse Fails Drug Test: The Guardian 5/18/17

May 18th, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , , |

By: Greg Wood The British Horseracing Authority said on Thursday afternoon that it has charged the trainer Hughie Morrison with a serious breach of the anti-doping rules after traces of the anabolic steroid nandrolone and

May15, 2017

Licensed Trainer Daniel Want Disqualified for 15 Months: RacingNSW.Com 5/15/17

May 15th, 2017|Categories: International|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

By: RacingNSW.Com Racing NSW Stewards today concluded an inquiry, opened on Friday, 21 April 2017, into the analyst's finding of Cobalt, at a concentration above the level excepted by AR178C(1)(l), in a urine sample collected