Tait resigns from Breeders Cup Board over Lasix

Cross-posted from Bloodhorse.com WRITTEN BY BLOOD-HORSE STAFF Oliver Tait, Darley's chief operating officer, has resigned from the board of the Breeders' Cup because of the organization's medication policy. "The Breeders' Cup has reversed its previously agreed and stated position that the 2013 Breeders' Cup World Championships will be conducted without Lasix," said Tait in a… Continue reading Tait resigns from Breeders Cup Board over Lasix

Charismatic, Empire Maker, and Silver Charm safe so far in Japan

When we heard about the devastation following the March 11 earthquake and tsunami in Japan, our first thoughts turned to the suffering of the people there, which received much of the early coverage. Little by little, the impact on Japan's animals started to receive more attention. Among Japan's animal population are American bred Thoroughbred champions… Continue reading Charismatic, Empire Maker, and Silver Charm safe so far in Japan