New study shows furosemide effectively treats bleeding June 29, 2009
A groundbreaking study to be published in the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association (JAVMA) shows that furosemide does indeed treat exercise-induced pulmonary hemorrhage, or bleeding, in Thoroughbred racehorses.
Most countries ban the race-day use of furosemide. Only the  [read more]
Federal Flex scopes sick after Goodtimes victory June 29, 2009
Trainer Jeff Gillis and driver Jody Jamieson expressed shortly after Federal Flex won last Saturday night’s Goodtimes final at Mohawk Racetrack that they didn’t believe the horse was 100 percent, and Gillis told harnessracing.com Monday morning that post-race tests showed the 3-year-old colt trotter [read more]