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Equine Flu Update: British Horse Racing to Resume Wednesday

Horse racing in Britain will resume on Wednesday after a six-day shutdown following an outbreak of equine flu. Two scheduled jump racing fixtures will go ahead at Musselburgh and Plumpton, alongside the all-weather fixtures at Southwell and Kempton.
 
Racing was suspended after three cases of equine flu at Donald McCain's Cheshire stables. Three further cases were later reported at his yard.
 
A total of 174 racing stables had been placed in lockdown.
 

New Members Join Fort Erie Race Track Board

Ontario horse racing: horses turning for home at Fort Erie Race TrackFORT ERIE, February 12, 2019 - The board of directors of the Fort Erie Live Racing Consortium met Friday, February 8, 2019 for two very important meetings. The first being a general meeting regarding governance matters.

British Horseracing Authority: Equine Flu Outbreak Update for Feb 8, 2019

British Horseracing Authority: Equine Flu Outbreak Feb 8, 2019 Update The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has committed to providing meaningful daily updates regarding the ongoing situation in relation to the equine influenza case.

"Speed Gene" key to future of horse racing

"Speed Gene" key to future of horse racingThe effects of the gene were tested by matching it to the race records of more than 1,700 thoroughbred horses in Britain and Ireland.

Helping veterans with PTSD in California

Horses helping veterans with PTSD“You get more self-aware because if you're angry the horse doesn't want to be by you. He's going to sense that it makes you become more self-aware about yourself and emotional state you're in...” An East [San Diego] County ranch is offering hope and healing to active duty military members, veterans and first responders suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder.
 
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