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Thoroughbred Racing Notebook: Owners, trainers pledge to reveal vet records

Saturday, April 19, 2014
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In the wake of an undercover video by People for Ethical Treatment of Animals, some of the most prominent figures in racing have begun to suggest measures to curb performance-enhancing drug abuse at the racetrack and increase transparency in how racehorses are treated in the U.S. and Canada. Through The Jockey Club, a group of owners and trainers pledged this week to disclose veterinary records for the 14-day period prior to their horses running in a graded stakes race....

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