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Intrastate Gaming Bill Reintroduced

August 25, 2011:

It has been reported that New Jersey Senator Ray Lesniak reintroduced his amended intrastate online gaming bill on Thursday, August 25...read on

Domestication Earlier Than Thought?

August 25, 2011:

According to a report, a recent archaeological find in Saudi Arabia is challenging the notion that the first domestication of horses took place in Central Asia 5,500 years ago...read on

Instant Racing Debut Scheduled

August 23, 2011:

According to a report, the only thing which stands in the way of Kentucky Downs conducting a September 1 grand opening for its 'Instant Racing' machines is final approval by the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission...read on

Lesniak: Casinos Should Subsidize Racing

August 22, 2011:

The shockwave which was recently sent through the harness racing industry when Perretti Farms announced that it will be conducting a complete dispersal appears to still be reverberating. According to a report, members of the party of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie...read on

Millions Dedicated To T-Bred Plan

August 16, 2011:

Following the release of a comprehensive report by consulting firm McKinsey & Company, The Jockey Club has announced a multi-million-dollar, nine-part plan for the betterment of thoroughbred horse racing and...read on

OSAS Horse Show Class List, Entry Forms

August 11, 2011:

The Ontario Standardbred Adoption Society has announced that the class list and entry forms for its annual horse show are now available...read on

New Twist On Man Vs. Equine

August 11, 2011:

Followers of horse racing have sat back and watched over the years as football players, runners, and others that think they can take on the equine breed have sprinted against racehorses. You can now add another to that list...read on

John Campbell Returns

July 28, 2011:

After having suffered a litany of serious injuries from a May 30 racing accident at Chester Racetrack, 'Mr. Harness Racing' John Campbell returned to the race bike during the Meadowlands Racetrack's Thursday, July 28 qualifying session...read on

Cujo Bit By The Harness Racing Bug?

July 27, 2011:

It has been just a few years since Olympic Gold Medal winning netminder Curtis Joseph patrolled the cage at a professional level, but this past Saturday at Mohawk Racetrack, Joseph stated that he can foresee himself returning to the league in a slightly different role...read on

Lesniak: NJ Racing Being Cut Out Of Bill

July 26, 2011:

When the push was on to save horse racing in the state of New Jersey, there was hypothetical talk of the proceeds from the expansion of legalized, intra-state gambling being diverted in some way to help the state's horse racing industry. It looks like Governor Chris Christie and Senator Ray Lesniak have slammed the door on that idea...read on

NHLer Hooked On Horses

July 25, 2011:

It only took National Hockey League defenseman Mike Commodore one trip to the races to become hooked on horses....read on

Beating The Heat And The Injuries

July 22, 2011:

With the mercury having skyrocketed over the past week, there have been many news stories about racing cancellations and horses doing whatever they can to cool off. Horseperson Ann Charlotte Kelly has been busy taking dips in PEI's Charlottetown Harbour, but they have nothing to do with the current heat wave...read on

ORC: Watch For Hot Horses

July 19, 2011:

The Ontario Racing Commission Supervisor of Veterinarians is advising official veterinarians at all racetracks to be on alert for any hot weather effects on horses...read on

Footballer Turning To Horses?

July 18, 2011:

Even though he has a keen interest in horse racing, Manchester United forward Michael Owen has gone on the record as saying that football (soccer) is still his No....read on

Minn. Horsepeople Compensated

July 13, 2011:

Two full weeks of racing programs have now been cancelled due to the current Minnesota state government shutdown, including the layoff of the Minnesota Racing Commission employees required to conduct racing...read on


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