safety protocols

Jockey Club, Kentucky Department Of Ag Issue Recommended Breeding Shed Protocols For COVID-19

The challenges of the global COVID-19 pandemic have led to new protocols for Thoroughbred breeding to minimize risk of infection among farm staff and related personnel charged with transporting and handling horses. The Jockey Club recommends that all North American, Central American, and Caribbean Thoroughbred stud farm operations at a minimum follow guidelines from the Kentucky […]

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Stronach Group, Other Track Owners Implement Guidelines To Address Coronavirus

The Stronach Group, under the 1/ST brand, announced on Wednesday what it is doing to combat the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak at its racetracks around the country, and what it plans to do in the future. Keeneland, Tampa Bay Downs, Sam Houston Race Park and Oaklawn Park also released plans for dealing with the virus. The […]

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The Friday Show Presented By The MATCH Series: Responding To Challenges

With horse racing under a microscope because of increased awareness of equine fatalities at Santa Anita earlier this year, regulators and stakeholders in California have responded with a series of changes to medication rules and safety protocols that appear to have lowered fatality rates and are gaining nationwide attention. In this week’s edition of The […]

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Colonial Downs Implements New Safety Protocols For Return To Racing

In restoring Thoroughbred racing in Virginia after a six-year hiatus, Colonial Downs, in conjunction with the Virginia Racing Commission, today announced a comprehensive set of elevated safety and horse welfare procedures and protocols for its upcoming race meeting, which opens on August 8.   These broad-based protocols will encompass Pre-Race Examinations, Medication, Test Barn Procedures and […]

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