California horse racing toughens up on steroid use

CHRB takes steps toward crackdown on steroids By Brent Schrotenboer UNION-TRIBUNE STAFF WRITER May 24, 2008 California horse racing has taken a cue from pro football and major league baseball – moving this week to rid its sport of anabolic steroids. Under regulations approved this week by the California Horse Racing Board, all steroids would… Continue reading California horse racing toughens up on steroid use

Kentucky Derby horses monitored closely for drugs (US)

The AP filed a story that leads: LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - When 20 of the best 3-year-old horses line up for this year's Kentucky Derby, they will be among the most closely monitored athletes on the planet. From state trooper bodyguards watching their every move to a probable drug test in the days before the… Continue reading Kentucky Derby horses monitored closely for drugs (US)