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Lincoln County Cowboy Symposium at Ruidoso Downs

Lincoln County Cowboy Symposium at Ruidoso Downs

The 29th annual Lincoln County Cowboy Symposium (LCCS) at Ruidoso Downs is running from Thursday through Sunday morning. Photo by Ty Wyant Read More
Quarter Horse Racing to Stay at Ajax Downs

Quarter Horse Racing to Stay at Ajax Downs

The province revealed on Tuesday that an agreement-in-principle has been reached to keep open the casino at Ajax Downs, which required a redrawing of the rules by the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp. The Ajax casino will compete with a planned mega casino complex in neighboring Pickering. Read More
Hair Testing As Condition Of Entry For Remington Park Quarter Horse Meet In 2019

Hair Testing As Condition Of Entry For Remington Park Quarter Horse Meet In 2019

Remington Park will require hair testing as a condition for entry for the 2019 Remington Park Quarter Horse meet. Read More
Total Handle, Average Purse Distribution Increase During 2018 Albuquerque Downs Meet

Total Handle, Average Purse Distribution Increase During 2018 Albuquerque Downs Meet

Albuquerque Downs ended its 54-day Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse race meet on September 23, recording increases in total wagering handle and average-per-race purse distribution. Read More
Lone Star Park Racing Club to Present Donation to the PDJF

Lone Star Park Racing Club to Present Donation to the PDJF

Lone Star Park Racing Club will present the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund with a donation of $11,924.34 on Saturday. Read More
AQHA Awards Medication Policy

AQHA Awards Medication Policy

Updated policies regarding medication positives and AQHA awards. Read More
The Quarter Horse Clean Sport Lecture is a Success

The Quarter Horse Clean Sport Lecture is a Success

About 130 people, including breeders, owners, trainers, veterinarians and students of veterinary medicine participated in the "Quarter Horse Clean Sport" Lecture at the Sorocaba Jockey Club in Sorocaba, San Paulo last month. Read More
Idaho Hair Testing

Idaho Hair Testing

Temporary hair testing rule passed. Read More
AAEP Foundation Equine Disaster Relief Fund Now Accepting Monetary Donations to Aid Hurricane Florence Victims

AAEP Foundation Equine Disaster Relief Fund Now Accepting Monetary Donations to Aid Hurricane Florence Victims

As Hurricane Florence makes landfall in the eastern Carolinas, the AAEP Foundation is accepting charitable contributions from individuals and industry organizations in support of its Equine Disaster Relief Fund. Read More
Canterbury Track Enjoys Handle Increases

Canterbury Track Enjoys Handle Increases

Canterbury Park enjoyed an increase in handle for it's just completed 69-day Quarter Horse Meet Read More
Portland Meadows Celebrates 73 Years

Portland Meadows Celebrates 73 Years

The season of racing is getting ready for action at Portland Meadows as the Sept. 30th opening day draws near. Read More
Total Handle Increases 24% During New Mexico State Fair

Total Handle Increases 24% During New Mexico State Fair

Albuquerque Downs registered a 24% increase in total wagering handle during the 11-day New Mexico State Fair portion of its 2018 Quarter Horse race meet. Read More
Oklahoma Horse Racing Commission Announces Rulebook Changes

Oklahoma Horse Racing Commission Announces Rulebook Changes

Rulebook changes go into effect on Sept. 14 and have been posted on the OQHRA and OHRC websites. Read More
Louisiana Goes Zero Tolerance on Clenbuterol

Louisiana Goes Zero Tolerance on Clenbuterol

Horsemen and women are reminded effective October 3, that Louisiana has gone to zero tolerance on clenbuterol for Quarter Horses. Read More
Kentucky Commission May Finally Move On Application for Crobin Racetrack

Kentucky Commission May Finally Move On Application for Crobin Racetrack

Multiple sources within the Kentucky Racing Commission have confirmed that the commission may begin reviewing applications for two new racing licenses with a goal of taking official action by the end of 2018. Read More
Fair Grounds Concludes 2018 Meet

Fair Grounds Concludes 2018 Meet

Jose Luis Sanchez III Earns First Training Title at Fair Grounds Read More
Ruidoso Downs Concludes First Season Under New Ownership

Ruidoso Downs Concludes First Season Under New Ownership

Ruidoso Downs saw increases across the board for the 2018 meet Read More
Changes to Albuquerque Downs' Live Racing Schedule

Changes to Albuquerque Downs' Live Racing Schedule

This week's start of the New Mexico State Fair will bring changes to live racing at Albuquerque Downs. © Coady Photography Read More
Funeral Services for Col. Earl Lilley

Funeral Services for Col. Earl Lilley

Funeral serviced were held today (Thursday) for AQHA Director Emeritus Col. Earl A. Lilley, 97, of Emmett, Idaho, died August 28. Read More
Delta Downs 2019 American Quarter Horse Season Dates

Delta Downs 2019 American Quarter Horse Season Dates

Delta Downs 2019 American Quarter Horse live 46-day season will run from April 19 through July 19 Read More

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