In a truly bizarre incident at Merano Racecourse in Italy over the weekend, jockey Chris Meehan not only suffered injuries when he fell from his horse during a hurdle race – he also was run over by the ambulance that arrived to take him to the hospital. The Racing Post reports that Meehan, who was nearing the end […]
Although the worst is over for the six horses removed last week from a neglect case in Mercer County, Ky., they still have a long road back to good health. Local officials approved the release of the six animals in the worst condition, while state and local authorities work together to care for the remaining […]
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The Racing Australia Board on July 4 announced controversial new rules for the registration of Thoroughbred foals and their owners that bring them under the Australian Rules of Racing despite an outcry from breeders. The board said in a news release that the rules are in the “best long-term interest” of the Australian Thoroughbred industry. Basil […]
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Don Alberto Stable's Angela Renee sat off the early speed of Genre before moving by the pacesetter and opening up to an impressive two-length score in the $100,000 Lady's Secret Stakes at Monmouth Park on the 4th of July holiday card. Trained by Chad Brown, Angela Renee went the mile and 70 yards over the […]
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New DNA-based procedures could greatly enhance the diagnosis of tick-borne diseases, a review from Nigeria concluded. Carried by ticks, equine piroplasmosis has had a major impact on the equine industry, said Lawan Adamu and his colleagues from various Nigerian academic institutions. Infections of equine piroplasmosis reduce the athletic performance and breeding capabilities of equines worldwide. […]
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