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Blue Grass Farms Charities To Host 'Racino' Night Benefiting Industry Laborers - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

Blue Grass Farms Charities To Host 'Racino' Night Benefiting Industry Laborers - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | Racing Business | Scoop.it
The Blue Grass Farms Charities is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization based in central Kentucky dedicated to serving the needs of Thoroughbred industry laborers and their families. Founded in 2003, the charity provides food and clothing assistance, housing assistance, hospital and home visits, weekly fresh produce distribution, on-site health clinics and screenings, health care referrals, bereavement …
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Rutgers To Hold Symposium Covering Legal, Business Issues For Horsemen - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

Rutgers To Hold Symposium Covering Legal, Business Issues For Horsemen - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | Racing Business | Scoop.it
The Equine Science Center at Rutgers University is hosting the “Symposium on Legal, Business, and Insurance Issues Impacting the Equine Industry” on Monday, October 10th at The Palace at Somerset Park, Somerset, New Jersey.  This symposium will feature legal experts from the Tri-State area who will speak on topics including: “Basic Introduction of Business Formation …
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Newmarket Racehorses Plagued By Respiratory Infection - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

Newmarket Racehorses Plagued By Respiratory Infection - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | Racing Business | Scoop.it
Thoroughbred racehorses in Newmarket have come down with a potent respiratory infection. Affected horses have runny eyes and coughs, and trainers are saying it is the worst they have seen in decades. Unfortunately, the outbreak of infection coincided with the Newmarket Open Weekend, where 15 farms welcomed the public to see how they operate; there …
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Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: Thoroughbreds Shine At New Vocations Show - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: Thoroughbreds Shine At New Vocations Show - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | Racing Business | Scoop.it
Last weekend, New Vocations welcomed 119 Thoroughbreds from 11 states to the Kentucky Horse Park — widely regarded as one of the premier equestrian competition venues in the world — for its second annual charity horse show. The show featured classes and divisions for hunters, jumpers, event horses and a war horse in-hand class, as …
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OwnerView Accepting Nominations for New Owner of the Year - Horse Racing Nation

OwnerView Accepting Nominations for New Owner of the Year - Horse Racing Nation | Racing Business | Scoop.it
Horse Racing news: OwnerView Accepting Nominations for New Owner of the Year.
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Kentucky Downs racing official still going strong at 90 years young - Horse Racing Nation

Kentucky Downs racing official still going strong at 90 years young - Horse Racing Nation | Racing Business | Scoop.it
Horse Racing news: Kentucky Downs racing official still going strong at 90 years young.
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Researchers Investigate Leg Bandage Pressure

Researchers Investigate Leg Bandage Pressure | Racing Business | Scoop.it
The team tested how much pressure compression and standing wraps exert--and with what consistency--on horses' legs.
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Protect Your Horse From Leptospirosis

Protect Your Horse From Leptospirosis | Racing Business | Scoop.it
Leptospirosis causes recurrent uveitis and abortion in horses. Fortunately, there's a vaccine. Is your horse at risk?
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'This Is Just Like Augusta': Santa Anita's New Turf Course Draws Rave Reviews - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

'This Is Just Like Augusta': Santa Anita's New Turf Course Draws Rave Reviews - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | Racing Business | Scoop.it
Santa Anita Park's all-new turf course got its first “close-up” in advance of its Autumn Meet opener on Sept. 30 as trainer John Sadler and jockey Mike Smith teamed with Hronis Racing's 3-year-old Curlin Rules to work four furlongs in 48.80 Thursday morning. Accompanied by a Sadler stable pony, Curlin Rules came onto Santa Anita's …
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New Vocations Charity Show Rakes In $30,000, Draws Competitors From 11 States - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

New Vocations Charity Show Rakes In $30,000, Draws Competitors From 11 States - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | Racing Business | Scoop.it
The New Vocations Charity Thoroughbred Horse Show celebrated its second year with over 600 hunter/jumper rounds and over $30,000 raised to support racehorse aftercare. Held in conjunction with The Jockey Club's Thoroughbred Incentive Program, the show, expanded into a two-day format, offered newly retired racehorses, as well as seasoned show horses, a chance to compete …
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The NJ Casino Campaign - Harness Racing Update

The NJ Casino Campaign - Harness Racing Update | Racing Business | Scoop.it
Pro casino forces under heavy attack as opposition launches ad campaign. by Bill Finley With less than two months to go before New Jersey voters will go to the polls and decide whether to legalize two casinos outside of Atlantic City, both sides of the issue have begun to hit the airwaves with ad campaigns. …
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Kentucky Downs Surpasses Wagering Records

Kentucky Downs has already smashed its single-season mark for wagering and still has the Sept. 15 card remaining in the all-grass track's five-date meet.
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Alfalfa Hay Implicated In Equine Photosensitivity - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

Alfalfa Hay Implicated In Equine Photosensitivity - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | Racing Business | Scoop.it
Alfalfa hay, while a staple in many barns, may cause primary photosensitivity in the horses that eat it, researchers from the University of California, Davis, have found. However, it is unclear what growing and climate conditions cause the presence of photodynamic compounds (which cause the sensitivity) in the hay. Photosensitization, also called photodermatitis, can occur …
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Edmonton: Century Casinos Awarded $50M Contract To Build New Racetrack - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

Edmonton: Century Casinos Awarded $50M Contract To Build New Racetrack - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | Racing Business | Scoop.it
Century Casinos has been awarded a $50-million contract to build a new racetrack near the Edmonton International Airport. CBC News reports that the facility, which will be called Century Mile, will feature the only one-mile oval in Western Canada. The racetrack will be built on a 105-acre parcel of land in Leduc County, which is south of the city of …
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BHA Contracts With Genius Sports To Look For Irregular Betting Patterns - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

BHA Contracts With Genius Sports To Look For Irregular Betting Patterns - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | Racing Business | Scoop.it
Genius Sports, a global leader in sports data technology, commercialisation and integrity services, has been selected by the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) to develop and provide an automated Price Monitoring System that will further enhance the BHA's integrity analysts' ability to identify and investigate irregular betting patterns in real time. The Price Monitoring System, delivered …
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Kentucky Authorities Seek Ownership of Seized Horses

The 43 seized horses were allegedly abandoned earlier this year by Charles and Maria Borell.
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Forney Promoted To Executive Director Of Thoroughbred Owners Of California - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

Forney Promoted To Executive Director Of Thoroughbred Owners Of California - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | Racing Business | Scoop.it
The Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) announced the promotion of Mary Forney to the position of executive director, effective immediately. Forney has been with TOC since 2004 as director of operations. She has worked in the California horse racing industry for more than 30 years including 13 years at Santa Anita, most recently as simulcast …
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Minnesota Confirms WNV Case, Wisconsin Reports EEE Case

Minnesota Confirms WNV Case, Wisconsin Reports EEE Case | Racing Business | Scoop.it
The Minnesota horse is recovering, but the Wisconsin horse was euthanized after failing to respond to treatment.
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Delaware Park To Host PDJF Benefit Sept. 24 - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

Delaware Park To Host PDJF Benefit Sept. 24 - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | Racing Business | Scoop.it
Delaware Park, the Delaware Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association (DTHA) and the Delaware Jockeys' Association are teaming up to support the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund (PDJF) through Family Fun Day. Activities will include pony rides, jockey autographs and a country-style barbecue. What: Family Fun Day in benefit of the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund (PDJF) When: Saturday, September …
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Rood And Riddle Names Sound Prospect Thoroughbred Sport Horse Of The Year - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

Rood And Riddle Names Sound Prospect Thoroughbred Sport Horse Of The Year - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | Racing Business | Scoop.it
The winner of the 2015 Rood & Riddle Thoroughbred Sport Horse of the Year Award was announced at the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders (TOBA) Annual Awards Dinner held on Sept. 10 at Stonestreet Farm in Lexington. The winner, Sound Prospect, also known as “Sounder,” was named a divisional winner in the Rood & Riddle Thoroughbred Sport Horse Awards earlier this …
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Booming Business: Kentucky Downs Concludes Successful 2016 Meet - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

Booming Business: Kentucky Downs Concludes Successful 2016 Meet - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | Racing Business | Scoop.it
Spurred by unprecedented purses for horsemen and a Horseplayers' Racetrack mantra that resonated with bettors, Kentucky Downs closed its five-date boutique meet Thursday with total wagering up nearly 34 percent. Betting on the closing-day card of $3,660,588 brought all-sources handle to $22,540,761.22 for an average of $4,508,152 a day. Already a record after Sunday's card, …
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The Story of Harness Racing on display

The Story of Harness Racing on display | Racing Business | Scoop.it
Harness Racing News from Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the USA, Harness Racing Directory Listing, Harness Racing Links Search, Harness Racing Classifieds, Standardbred Horse Pedigrees, Advertising Spaces, Website Hosting, WebPage Hosting.
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Laurel Park celebrates solid weekend wagering * The Racing Biz

Laurel Park celebrates solid weekend wagering * The Racing Biz | Racing Business | Scoop.it
Total weekend wagering (with one extra day) at Laurel Park nearly doubled that of the same weekend in 2015, the track announced.
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