Nineteen Horses Test Positive for Possible Strangles

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Initial test results show that 19 horses have tested positive for possible strangles infection at the Trackside training center in Louisville, Ky., according to information provided by Churchill Downs.

In all, 49 horses--43 Thoroughbreds and five ponies--underwent tests for the highly contagious equine bacterial disease. Twenty-four have come back negative, while six are pending, trac

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