Drug Consortium Moves on Violations, "Milkshakes"

The Racing Medication and Testing Consortium has set a deadline for adoption of recommended uniform medication violations and testing protocol for "milkshakes," which are mixtures of bicarbonate of soda and a liquid given to a racehorse before it competes.

The consortium met Jan. 24 for about eight hours in Southern California. It set a deadline of March 1 for adoption of the rules an

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