Florida lab will test Kentucky horses for drugs (US)

Cross-posted from The Blood Horse By TOM LaMARRA THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA RACING LABORATORY has been selected to handle equine drug testing for Kentucky. The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission, on recommendation of the Kentucky Equine Drug Research Council, unanimously voted Feb. 10 to hire the Florida lab. The drug council met before the racing commission… Continue reading Florida lab will test Kentucky horses for drugs (US)

Kentucky tightens incentive fund rules (KY)

Well, hey, here's yet another racing commission in Kentucky. This one wants to protect all sex mad horses doing one another for profit, even if they're not one of those high filutin' Thoroughbreds. Some of them don't even have to work at the local racetracks to get some of the moola, although it's just a… Continue reading Kentucky tightens incentive fund rules (KY)

Kentucky regulators approve steroid ban (Ky)

by FRANK ANGST | Thoroughbred Times | 25 August 2008 Mr. Angst filed the following report: Kentucky moved a step closer on Monday to banning steroids in Thoroughbred races conducted in the state. The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission unanimously approved a rule that will prohibit Thoroughbreds from racing with anabolic steroids in their system. The… Continue reading Kentucky regulators approve steroid ban (Ky)