Seven punished for giving banned substance to horses in Maine

Harness Racing, Maine, by Jody Roberts

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - The Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry has handed down punishments to seven harness-racing drivers and owners accused of providing a banned substance to horses. WCSH-TV reports all seven were convicted of providing cobalt to their hoses. Cobalt is a banned substance that can boost the performance of horses. The… Continue reading Seven punished for giving banned substance to horses in Maine