Vets Investigate Injuries at Kentucky Track

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Veterinarians with the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission (KHRC) and management at Turfway Park are looking into reasons why the number of catastrophic injuries over the Polytrack surface spiked during the recently concluded holiday meet at the northern Kentucky track.

Bryce Peckham, DVM, interim chief racing veterinarian, reported to commissioners Jan. 6 that there were eight catastrophic

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