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Race Day medication reform   Horse Racing

Started by LyndaP31; 78891 views.
In reply toRe: msg 98
Amy (1pony)
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From: Amy (1pony)

5/24/12

THis is a call to action for Kentucky legislators, please sign if you feel the same as I do about lasix

KYsally (kwsally)

From: KYsally (kwsally)

5/24/12

Is this a new one or the same one from a couple of weeks ago???

XXOO
Amy (1pony)
Staff

From: Amy (1pony)

5/24/12

I think it's new.
gunny101

From: gunny101

5/24/12

Done. But this is just the first step in a path the racing needs to take. Then again, at least it's a first step.

In reply toRe: msg 102
Amy (1pony)
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From: Amy (1pony)

6/6/12

Opponents of Lasix phaseout dominate town hall meeting

In reply toRe: msg 103
Amy (1pony)
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From: Amy (1pony)

6/12/12

Race-day drugs: Integrity of industry at stake
It is hard to think of an issue in the Thoroughbred racing industry that has been more contentious or long lasting than the use of drugs. Most recently, the battle has centered on the use of race-day drugs; and two of racing's most important states, Kentucky and New York, are considering changes to their rules.
In reply toRe: msg 104
Amy (1pony)
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From: Amy (1pony)

6/12/12

I disagree with Dale Romans here!! 
Lasix benefits horses; ban would damage Kentucky racing

As I write this, I am in New York preparing Dullahan for the prestigious Belmont stakes, the biggest race of his young career.

In prior years, I would spend maybe a week or less away from my home and family in Kentucky, but it is different now. I'm learning to adjust to life in New York. I live in a flat about the size of the living room of my home in Kentucky.

SmittyCat3

From: SmittyCat3

6/13/12

Just watched this last night after Ray Paulick tweeted - nothing you hadn't already heard but an interesting and sobering take on things from Seth Hancock from the old Woody Stevens days to now and the effect of race day medication on the upcoming generation

Amy (1pony)
Staff

From: Amy (1pony)

6/13/12

Thanks for posting this I will watch it later.

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