Oct19, 2017

No Lie: Polygraph Test Helps Trainer Overturn Summary Suspension: Paulick Report 10/19/17

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

By: Ray Paulick Stewards in Oklahoma last month reversed a summary suspension of a trainer whose horse tested positive for the Class 1 drug Ritalin after the trainer was given a polygraph examination, often called

Oct11, 2017

Trainer Mudaris Fined and Suspended 18 Months for Viagra Positives on Two Horses: Daily Racing Form 10/10/17

October 11th, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

By: Steve Andersen ARCADIA, Calif. – Trainer Mike Mudaris has been fined $17,500 and suspended 18 months after two of his horses that ran at the 2016 Del Mar summer meeting tested positive for the

Oct6, 2017

Keeneland Reaccredited by NTRA Safety, Integrity Alliance: The Horse 10/05/17

October 6th, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , , , |

Press Release: The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) announced Oct. 10 that Keeneland Race Course, in Lexington, Kentucky, has earned reaccreditation from the NTRA Safety and Integrity Alliance. Keeneland, established in 1936, is a National

Oct5, 2017

The Bone Disease Treatment Drugs that may be Putting Young Horses at Risk: Thoroughbred Racing Commentary 10/03/17

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

By: Daniel Ross Like all drugs, bisphosphonates are a proven fillip when administered to treat specific conditions in accordance with official guidelines. But like all drugs, bisphosphonates can be misused and abused. And it’s the

Oct5, 2017

Maryland Racing Commission to Discuss Suspension Policies: Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association 10/01/17

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

By: Tom LaMarra The Maryland Racing Commission is planning to discuss a rule governing the suspension of individuals who hold multiple licenses and a new regulation in Pennsylvania that bans horses from racing in the

Oct5, 2017

IFHA Reference Laboratory Program Progressing, Aims To Inspire Labs To Step Up: Paulick Report 10/02/17

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

Press Release: The International Federation of Horseracing Authorities' reference laboratory accreditation program continues work towards its mission to raise lab standards across the world, according to a presentation at the organization's annual conference Monday. Louis

Sep27, 2017

PA Horse Racing Commission Outlines New Medication & Testing Regulations: Thoroughbred Daily News 09/26/17

September 27th, 2017|Categories: U.S.|Tags: , , , , |

Press Release: New Pennsylvania regulations instituted by the state Horse Racing Commission are proving effective in strengthening the integrity of the state’s equine racing industry, Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding reported. “When we set out to

Sep25, 2017

Turnbull Disqualified for Two & a Half Years: Harness Link 09/22/17

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

Press Release: ON Monday August 21, 2017, Harness Racing New South Wales Stewards conducted an inquiry into a report received from the Australian Racing Forensic Laboratory (ARFL) that benzoylecgonine and ecgonine methyl ester, metabolites of cocaine, had been detected

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