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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…

KENTUCKY HORSE RACING COMMISSION DEADLOCKS ON MOVE TO BAN LASIX

By David Hooper, CEO, Texas Thoroughbred Association AUSTIN, (TTA) – With a standing room only crowd in attendance Monday afternoon, the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission considered a recommendation passed earlier in the day by its Raceday Medication Committee to phase…

FEI INVITES SUBMISSIONS FOR 2013 EQUINE PROHIBITED LIST

LAUSANNE, Swi (FEI) – The FEI has set up a new system to allow external parties to submit suggestions for consideration for the 2013 Equine Prohibited Substances List. index of phone lookup 2007 08 09 diflucan for oral thrush The…

Important Rules Changes to the Drugs & Medication Rules for Competition Horses Become Effective December 1, 2011

Administration of NSAIDs LEXINGTON, (USEF) – Motivated by its commitment to the welfare of the horse, the USEF Board of Directors voted to amend its Therapeutic Drug Rule and restrict use to a single NSAID beginning December 1, 2011.  Both…

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…

FEI General Assembly unanimously approves 2011 Equine Prohibited Substances List

        TAIPEI, (FEI) – The FEI General Assembly has unanimously accepted the recommendations of the FEI List Group and approved the updated Equine Prohibited Substances List for the 2011 season. National Federation delegates applauded spontaneously at the…

FEI unveils iPhone app for EquineProhibited Substances List

    LAUSANNE, (FEI) – The FEI has today launched a mobile phone application which gives those involved in horse sport much faster and easier access to crucial information on prohibited substances. 2007 08 09 diflucan for oral thrush  …