Barretts May Catalog Online

From Barretts
DEL MAR, Calif. (Apr. 28, 2016) -- The catalog for the 27th Annual Barretts May Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training and Horses of Racing Age is now on-line and will be mailed soon.  This auction of 138 head will be held on Friday May 27 beginning at 1:00 p.m. on the grounds of the Del Mar Racetrack in Del Mar, California. 

Nutrition, Biosecurity and Respiratory Health to be Addressed at Welfare & Safety Summit VII

The seventh Welfare and Safety of the Racehorse Summit will feature a rich mix of updates on previous Summit topics such as racing surfaces, rider safety and equine injuries as well as discussions of new topics that are essential to the welfare of racehorses, including nutrition, biosecurity, and respiratory health.

Zenyatta in Hall of Fame

By bloodhorse.com
SARATOGA, N.Y. (Apr. 25, 2016) -- Steve Asmussen and Rachel Alexandra, the great mare he trained to Horse of the Year honors, as well as Horse of the Year Zenyatta and jockey Ramon Dominguez will be inducted this year into the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame.

CHRB Meeting Summary

From CHRB
ALBANY, Calif. (Apr. 24, 2016) -- A – The California Horse Racing Board conducted its regular meeting Thursday, April 21, at Golden Gate Fields. Chairman Chuck Winner presided. Vice Chair Richard Rosenberg and Commissioners Madeline Auerbach, Steve Beneto, and Jesse Choper also were in attendance.