Jockey Club Announces Project to Identify At-Risk Horses

June 13, 2012

The statistics-based system would notify track officials and regulatory vets if a horse is deemed at-risk.... Read More


Ky. Commission Approves Race-Day Salix Ban

June 13, 2012

The measure would ban the use of furosemide on race-day in graded and listed stakes over a three-year period.... Read More


Pa. Equine Coalition Focuses on Racetrack Safety

June 12, 2012

The coalition is working to improve the health and safety of equines and humans at racetracks in the state.... Read More


Secretariat's Preakness Stakes Time Under Review

June 12, 2012

The request for review came from Penny Chenery, Secretariat's owner, and the Maryland Jockey Club's president.... Read More


AGSC Restates Desire for Salix Ban in Stakes

June 12, 2012

The AGSC supports a ban on all race-day medication in graded stakes race for 2-year-old Thoroughbreds.... Read More


Sprinter Injured on Belmont Stakes Undercard Awaits Surgery

June 11, 2012

Giant Ryan fractured both sesamoids in his left front leg during a race at Belmont Park on June 9.... Read More


Results of Standing Fracture Repair in Racehorses Examined

June 10, 2012

Standing fracture repair avoided general anesthesia risks and allowed most study horses to return to racing.... Read More


Union Rags Earns Riches in Thrilling Belmont Stakes

June 09, 2012

Union Rags closed late to nip Paynter near the finish line to win the 2012 Belmont Stakes.... Read More


I'll Have Another Bucking Trends in Belmont

June 07, 2012

I'll Have Another will attempt to become the 12th Triple Crown winner Saturday in the 2012 Belmont Stakes.... Read More


I'll Have Another Draws Post 11 for Belmont

June 06, 2012

I'll Have Another, bidding to become the 12th winner of the Triple Crown, will break from post 11.... Read More


Old Friends Holds Reception for Rapid Redux

June 03, 2012

Old Friends hosted a welcome reception and press conference for new retiree Rapid Redux June 1.... Read More


Strict Protocols in Place for Belmont Stakes Contenders

May 31, 2012

The NYSRWB issued protocols for Belmont horses, including a stakes barn at which all horses must reside.... Read More


Record Holder Rapid Redux Retires to Old Friends

May 30, 2012

Thoroughbred Rapid Redux holds the modern North American record of 22 consecutive wins.... Read More


The Ins and Outs of Feeding the OTTB

May 28, 2012

Careful dietary consideration is needed when transitioning a Thoroughbred from racehorse to pleasure horse.... Read More


CHRB Severely Restricts Clenbuterol Use

May 26, 2012

The drug, possibly being misused for its anabolic steroid properties, will be severely restricted next year.... Read More


Thoroughbred Trainer O'Neill Suspended in TCO2 Violation

May 25, 2012

O'Neill was penalized under a rule than holds the trainer to be the absolute insurer of his horses' condition.... Read More


Schneiderman Pushing Ahead in TRF Lawsuit

May 24, 2012

In state court filings Schneiderman accused the foundation of a pattern of equine abuse stretching nationwide.... Read More


Minnesota Makes Racehorse Drug Threshold Changes

May 22, 2012

The new guidelines will be "based on the latest science, testing technology, and veterinarian expertise."... Read More


I'll Have Another Arrives at Belmont Park

May 21, 2012

The Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner is on track to run in the Belmont Stakes June 9.... Read More


Derby Winner I'll Have Another Takes 2012 Preakness Stakes

May 19, 2012

The colt will try to become the first Triple Crown winner since 1978 with a win in the June 9 Belmont Stakes.... Read More


Split Over Race-Day Salix Continues in Kentucky

May 18, 2012

The Salix debate will continue in early June when the KHRC holds a town hall meeting on the topic.... Read More


TRF Directors Seek Dismissal of Lawsuit

May 15, 2012

In their filing, the TRF directors say the charges made in the May 3 lawsuit are without merit.... Read More


NETRC Accepts 100th Retired Racehorse

May 12, 2012

In 2011, the organization placed 30 Thoroughbreds in approved homes and maintained an average herd size of 24.... Read More


Derby Winning Trainer O'Neill Facing Milkshaking Accusations

May 11, 2012

He could face a suspension and fine stemming from a 2010 in which horse in his care had elevated TCO2 levels.... Read More


Racing Medication Reform Advocacy Website Launched

May 10, 2012

The dedicated to the reform of horse racing medication rules.... Read More