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Horse Owners Should be Wary of Unapproved Drugs

DULUTH, GA, (Merial) – The recent human meningitis outbreak, caused by the injection of contaminated compounded steroid products prepared by the New England Compounding Center,1 has put compounding pharmacies into the daily headlines. With a death toll reaching 39 and…

NTRA Chief Speaks OUt on Drugs

comment online Reasonable Minds Can Differ Recently, the Association of Racing Commissioners International (RCI) – a trade association made up of state regulatory bodies nationwide – issued a statement calling on the horse racing industry and member regulators to embrace…

Momentum Growing For Racehorse Protection

RMTC Joins NTRA and AAEP in Organizing Upcoming International Summit to Address Race-Day Medication LEXINGTON, (Jockey Club) – The Racing Medication and Testing Consortium (RMTC) board of directors announced today that it will join the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA)…

Jockey Club Applaudes New Drugs Initiative

  LEXINGTON, (Jockey Club) – Ogden Mills Phipps, the chairman of The Jockey Club, today applauded the recent Association of Racing Commissioners International (RCI) initiative to formulate a plan that would eliminate the use of medication in horses competing in…