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(From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1188)Physical Conditioning, Animal: Diet modification and physical exercise to improve the ability of animals to perform physical activities.Oxymetholone: A synthetic hormone with anabolic and androgenic properties. It is used mainly in the treatment of anemias. According to the Fourth Annual Report on Carcinogens (NTP 85-002), this compound may reasonably be anticipated to be a carcinogen. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)Sodium Tetradecyl Sulfate: An anionic surface-active agent used for its wetting properties in industry and used in medicine as an irritant and sclerosing agent for hemorrhoids and varicose veins.Running: An activity in which the body is propelled by moving the legs rapidly. Running is performed at a moderate to rapid pace and should be differentiated from JOGGING, which is performed at a much slower pace.Metacarpus: The region of the HAND between the WRIST and the FINGERS.Palate, Soft: A movable fold suspended from the posterior border of the hard palate. The uvula hangs from the middle of the lower border.Pasteurellosis, Pneumonic: Bovine respiratory disease found in animals that have been shipped or exposed to CATTLE recently transported. The major agent responsible for the disease is MANNHEIMIA HAEMOLYTICA and less commonly, PASTEURELLA MULTOCIDA or HAEMOPHILUS SOMNUS. All three agents are normal inhabitants of the bovine nasal pharyngeal mucosa but not the LUNG. They are considered opportunistic pathogens following STRESS, PHYSIOLOGICAL and/or a viral infection. The resulting bacterial fibrinous BRONCHOPNEUMONIA is often fatal.Doping in Sports: Illegitimate use of substances for a desired effect in competitive sports. 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Waxes are esters of various fatty acids with higher, usually monohydric alcohols. The wax of pharmacy is principally yellow wax (beeswax), the material of which honeycomb is made. It consists chiefly of cerotic acid and myricin and is used in making ointments, cerates, etc. (Dorland, 27th ed)Dancing: Rhythmic and patterned body movements which are usually performed to music.Medicine in ArtGreat BritainUtopiasLiterature, ModernMolasses: The syrup remaining after sugar is crystallized out of SUGARCANE or sugar beet juice. 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It is characterized by spasmodic contraction of airway smooth muscle, WHEEZING, and dyspnea (DYSPNEA, PAROXYSMAL).Tendons: Fibrous bands or cords of CONNECTIVE TISSUE at the ends of SKELETAL MUSCLE FIBERS that serve to attach the MUSCLES to bones and other structures.Tendinopathy: Clinical syndrome describing overuse tendon injuries characterized by a combination of PAIN, diffuse or localized swelling, and impaired performance. Distinguishing tendinosis from tendinitis is clinically difficult and can be made only after histopathological examination.Forelimb: A front limb of a quadruped. (The Random House College Dictionary, 1980)Tendon Injuries: Injuries to the fibrous cords of connective tissue which attach muscles to bones or other structures.Lameness, Animal: A departure from the normal gait in animals.
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  • More than 80 percent of racehorses, including Thoroughbreds, Standardbreds, and American Quarter Horses, are affected to varying degrees. (britannica.com)
  • An international research team is working to understand how horseshoes affect foot skeleton stress in racehorses, in a project that is likely to benefit the racing industry and protect horses from injury. (eurekalert.org)
  • Owners of racehorses and other horses that have co-mingled at barns and events should keep an eye out for clinical signs of infectious respiratory diseases such as ERV, including nasal discharge, fever, and cough, and implement smart biosecurity practices to prevent potential disease spread. (bloodhorse.com)
  • MELBOURNE, Australia, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Phosphagenics Limited (ASX:POH, OTCQX: PPGNY) study using its TPM®/Oxycodone topical patch to manage shin soreness pain for thoroughbred racehorses found recovery from pain in all horses within 1-2 days. (fiercepharma.com)
  • On September 5, the 5K "Run for the Horses" to benefit participating local racehorse retirement charities will take place in SPA State Park. (holistichorse.com)
  • Racehorses are the victims of a multi-billion-dollar industry that is rife with drug abuse, injuries, and race fixing, and many horses' careers end in slaughterhouses. (pamelynferdin.com)
  • Each issue features articles on horse health, secondcareer racehorses, horsemen and horses in the region and more, plus breeding, racing and sales news. (issuu.com)
  • We work most of our ex-racehorses in a simple snaffle, as they have light mouths, but some do prefer alternative bits like one of our horses called Frank, who works in a gag," says Sue. (yourhorse.co.uk)
  • Racehorses, when in training, spend a lot of time strengthening their tendons with roadwork, but this is often as a string of horses, not alone. (yourhorse.co.uk)
  • Differences between individual racehorses can be very subtle, as most thoroughbred horses are bred for running. (horseracing.com)
  • Biopsies of lung tissue from 95 Thoroughbred, Standardbred and Quarter Horse racehorses that have raced or trained before their deaths showed the majority of horses had IAD (Fe ter Woort et al. (kelato.com.au)
  • As the most common airway disease of athletic horses, IAD is particularly prevalent in racehorses. (purdue.edu)
  • In looking at this subject, it is important to see the needs of the racehorse as being different from horses kept for any other sporting purpose. (trainermagazine.com)
  • MRI can't answer those but a racehorse monitoring protocol of standing MRI sounds like a hopeful proposal that could possibly save some American horses' lives, careers or months lost from training. (blogspot.com)
  • Kurt explained the logic behind the development of the new training aid, saying: "The system will improve the preparation and pre-training of young racehorses before they enter a full training regime - it will reduce injuries in horses and allow us to measure their physical growth. (evolving-science.com)
  • With many racehorses being used to mechanical 'horse walkers' which exercise multiple horses on a small circular track, this new system is probably not so different for them. (evolving-science.com)
  • Inspired by her first horse and ex racehorse Highland Rain, EquiPepper aims to improve the welfare of horses around the world by educating horse owners. (equipepper.com)
  • Racehorse Meds has the most technologically advanced products on the market to increase hemoglobin and RBC in Race Horses, Dogs (Greyhounds), Camels, Alpacas and Racing Pigeons. (racehorsemeds.com)
  • 1982), out of 163 Thoroughbred racehorses 53% suffered from lameness, which was the main cause of elimination of the horses from performance. (veteriankey.com)
  • In the new study, published in TBC, researchers from Oakham Equine Hospital in the East Midlands, the Hong Kong Jockey Club and the Nottingham Veterinary School developed a statistical model which related ultrasound changes in 469 racehorses when the tendon injury first occurred to the likelihood of that horse making a successful return to racing (defined as completing at least 5 races after rehabilitation). (phys.org)
  • The data used in the study are unique in that the Hong Kong Jockey Club has standardised recording of clinical records for all racehorses over many years. (phys.org)
  • Professor Chris Riggs, Head Vet at the Hong Kong Jockey Club added: "Decisions on future careers for racehorses have to be carefully considered by the horse's owner, trainer and vet, working together. (phys.org)
  • The AAEP has released veterinary recommendations for the safety and welfare of racehorses in a white paper entitled 'Putting the Horse First. (equisearch.com)
  • The white paper, 'Putting the Horse First: Veterinary Recommendations for the Safety and Welfare of the Thoroughbred Racehorse,' provides veterinary guidance on many issues challenging the racing industry and the care of the racehorse. (equisearch.com)
  • The AAEP looks forward to continued cooperation with all industry stakeholders to ensure the health and welfare of the racehorse. (equisearch.com)
  • Physick-Sheard said breed differences provide deeper insights into strategies that could reduce mortality, improve the welfare of racehorses and reduce the costs of participation in the sport. (horsetalk.co.nz)
  • The new system will significantly improve racehorse welfare in both the short and long term. (phys.org)
  • REASONS FOR PERFORMING STUDY: Sudden death adversely affects racehorse welfare, jockey safety and the public perception of horseracing. (up.ac.za)
  • It will enable vets and racehorse trainers to make early and informed decisions on a horse's future - whether to prescribe rest and recovery before racing again, rehabilitation for another career or immediate retirement. (phys.org)
  • The growth plates within a horse's bones close at various ages - with the vertebrae not fully closing until an age of between five and eight - by which time many racehorses have already retired from racing and are sometimes destined for an uncertain future. (evolving-science.com)
  • Lameness is a significant disorder for racehorses, recognized as an abnormality associated with painful conditions or mechanical injuries, which affect the horse's way of movement. (veteriankey.com)
  • Monitoring the impact of racehorse exercise programmes through the measurement of body surface temperature can help to detect potential injuries, maintain horse health and condition, and extend a horse's career in sport. (veteriankey.com)
  • In this unique collaboration, the team has created a scoring system for grading tendon injuries in racehorses when they first occur and used this in a large study to determine which ultrasound features will predict whether or not the horse will successfully race again after rehabilitation. (phys.org)
  • Despite being trampled by a speeding racehorse, 92-year-old hero John Shear recovered from his critical injuries at a remarkably quick rate. (medicaldaily.com)
  • Arrogate -- named World's Best Racehorse in 2016 -- beat California Chrome in a classic final duel to win the inaugural 2017 Pegasus World Cup, then worth $12 million in total. (cnn.com)
  • When talking about the conformation of a racehorse, we are referring to the makeup of various features, such as the legs, head, muscles and other qualities, together. (horseracing.com)
  • My Father-in-Law has unfortunately just died, he was a great lover of racehorses and worked in Newmarket in the racing world as a jockey and then went on to train jockeys, my Brother-in-Law included. (hubpages.com)
  • Beginning in 2015, in recognition of the impact that horse racing has on the economic vitality and quality of life in Saratoga Springs, the City will join Racehorse Aftercare Charities of Saratoga, an alliance of local charities involved in racehorse aftercare and retirement. (holistichorse.com)
  • the-racehorse is an online horse racing and breeding magazine with information on horse racing and breeding statistics. (the-racehorse.com)
  • For owners just getting their feet wet in the horse racing industry, there are a few guidelines they can follow when looking at buying a racehorse . (horseracing.com)
  • As all the power of a racehorse comes from his back legs, owners are advised to take note of the back, hips and buttocks of a horse. (horseracing.com)
  • An Australian racehorse trainer has come under scrutiny after his horse, Party Till Dawn, tested positive for methamphetamine, the Australian Broadcasting Company reports. (rmtcnet.com)
  • Trainer Magazine - the horse racing magazine for the training and development of the thoroughbred racehorse. (trainermagazine.com)
  • Racehorses share a similar experience: exercising in below-freezing air causes mild airway injury. (eurekalert.org)
  • Standard treatment for tendon injury in a racehorse is the 3 'Equine Rs' - Rest (until able to race again), Rehabilitation (toward an alternative career) or Retirement. (phys.org)
  • METHODS: A sudden death was defined as an acute collapse and death, in an apparently healthy Thoroughbred racehorse, during or immediately after racing, in the absence of clinical data indicative of a catastrophic orthopaedic injury. (up.ac.za)
  • University of Guelph Professor Peter Physick-Sheard and a team of researchers examined 1713 cases of racehorse deaths from 2003 to 2015, focusing on track-related fatalities. (horsetalk.co.nz)
  • A provincial registry of racehorse mortality requires mandatory reporting of all deaths occurring within 60 days of a race or trial run. (horsetalk.co.nz)
  • A retrospective study was undertaken to describe the URT abnormalities detected during DOE in racehorses presenting with poor performance and/or abnormal respiratory noise. (scielo.org.za)
  • To perform at their best, racehorses need a properly functioning respiratory tract to allow oxygen to reach the lungs and fuel their activity. (kelato.com.au)
  • The company, founded in 2000, was the first in the world to offer DNA screening for racehorse performance. (sporthorse-data.com)
  • Despite Bute's significant and anti-inflammatory effects, it has the capacity to affect racing performance in racehorses. (ukessays.com)
  • Normal airways have very little mucus and studies have shown that a mucus accumulation score of 2 and above negatively impacts performance in Thoroughbred racehorses (scale ranges 1-5). (kelato.com.au)
  • ACVIM, professor and director of the Equine Health Studies Program at Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine, and colleagues recently conducted a study to determine the seroprevalence (the frequency of individuals in a population that have positive serum antibodies in their blood) of ERV serotypes ERAV-1 and ERBV-1 in a population of racehorses at Louisiana tracks and training facilities. (bloodhorse.com)
  • According to a recent Racing Victoria report, gastric ulceration is one of the biggest health issues for thoroughbred racehorses. (fiercepharma.com)
  • February 18, 2009 -- The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) issued guidelines February 16 for protecting the health of the Thoroughbred racehorse. (equisearch.com)
  • Mr Gould - who co-owns racehorse Jailbreak with Mr Flower and his co-accused Mr Mafiti - told The Sydney Morning Herald he was stunned by the news. (news.com.au)
  • American Racehorse covers the racing and breeding industry in Texas, Oklahoma, Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina and South Carolina and provides you with the news and information you need to know! (issuu.com)
  • His study aimed to characterize and quantify exercise-associated mortality in racehorses and identify breed differences. (horsetalk.co.nz)
  • This novel combination has enabled us to study the effect of a stainless steel horseshoe on skeletal stresses within the forefoot in a live racehorse," she said. (eurekalert.org)
  • Retired flat jockey Hayley Turner says riders must maintain an outward air of personability when meeting racehorse owners and industry players, despite the stresses of travel and making weight. (cnn.com)
  • OBJECTIVE: To describe the risk of racing-associated sudden death in Thoroughbred racehorses in the UK from 2000 to 2007, to identify whether there were risk factors uniquely associated with sudden death and to improve the understanding of the pathogenesis of racing-associated sudden death by identification of risk factors for such cases. (up.ac.za)
  • We support responsibly retiring and repurposing racehorses at the end of their careers and believe that the industry and owners need to provide a better safety net for these equine athletes. (animalsheltering.org)
  • While some elite riders will fly between races in helicopters or private jets provided by wealthy racehorse owners, this is a luxury only a tiny few will be afforded. (cnn.com)
  • This is the second time in just more than a year that a racehorse in Queensland has tested positive for methamphetamine. (rmtcnet.com)
  • While racehorses were the subject of this study, the application of the TPM®/Oxycodone patch has potential benefits to most companion animals. (fiercepharma.com)
  • An undersized and overlooked Thoroughbred racehorse captures the hearts of Depression-era Americans in the most famous races across the nation. (zoo.com)
  • These characteristics enabled the researchers to perform a large-scale cohort study with long-term follow up of each injured racehorse. (phys.org)
  • This study showed that DOE is a useful technique for investigating dynamic disorders of the URT in racehorses in South Africa. (scielo.org.za)
  • All this means that they should enter the next, ridden phase of their training with both the confidence and physical ability to potentially become world class racehorses. (evolving-science.com)
  • On December 17th I got thrown from a racehorse at work who kicked his heels up. (bestgore.com)
  • The shoulders of a racehorse should slope slightly and have a good muscle structure. (horseracing.com)
  • And like a racehorse needs a good groom to take care of them, we have our support systems too. (pamelajessen.com)
  • Ginger is an ex-racehorse that was rescued a number of years ago, 3 years ago he had an eye removed to uveitis. (justgiving.com)
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