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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.

AQHA Awards Medication Policy

AQHA Awards Medication Policy
Updated policies regarding medication positives and AQHA awards.

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.

Idaho Hair Testing

Idaho Hair Testing
Temporary hair testing rule passed.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Fair Grounds Concludes 2018 Meet

Fair Grounds Concludes 2018 Meet
Jose Luis Sanchez III Earns First Training Title at Fair Grounds

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

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

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.

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

All American Futurity & Juvenile

All American Futurity & Juvenile
The long awaited $3,000,000 All American Quarter Horse Futurity-G1 ran Monday afternoon, as well as the $200,000 All American Juvenile. It was a full day of racing and events. Cheryl Pevehouse and her daughter Shawn Ellis sang the Star Spangled Banner to open the ceremony.

All American Countdown - Sunday

All American Countdown - Sunday
Cars overflowed to the highway at Ruidoso Downs Race Track Sunday afternoon for the All American Derby and several other prestigious Quarter Horse races. After the races were over the final day of the Ruidoso Select Yearling Sale started over at the sale pavilion.

All American Countdown - Saturday

All American Countdown - Saturday
There were six Quarter Horse races scheduled for the day, including the $25,000 First Moonflash Stakes and the $20,000 Cesar Gomez Memorial. The second day of the Ruidoso Select Yearling Sale resumed after racing was concluded, bringing in a total of $5,535,500.

All American Countdown - Friday

All American Countdown - Friday
The day began bright and early Friday with a few morning workouts at Ruidoso Downs followed by a full day of racing for All American enthusiasts to enjoy while gearing up for the big races. Later in the evening, people gathered at the sale barn for the first night of the 2018 Ruidoso Select Yearling Sale.

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