McGaughey To Serve 15-Day Suspension For Kentucky Acepromazine Positive – Horse Racing News

by Paulick Report Staff|11.21.2022|4:11pm Trainer Shug McGaughey Hall of Fame trainer Claude “Shug” McGaughey III will serve a 15-day suspension for an acepromazine positive in his trainee Smokin T, who finished second in the $200,000 Audubon S. at Churchill Downs on June 4. McGaughey was also fined $500. The KentuckyContinue Reading

Vazquez Appealing Animal Cruelty Suspension, But Pennsylvania Commission Denies Stay Request – Horse Racing News

by Natalie Voss|07.14.202207.14.2022|1:58pm2:04pm Owner/trainer Juan Carlos Vazquez, who was recently handed a suspension by Pennsylvania officials running into 2025, is appealing that ruling but will not be permitted to train while he awaits the outcome of his appeal. On July 7, stewards issued a ruling citing Vazquez for violating theContinue Reading

‘Isolated Instance Of Poor Judgment’: Kentucky Derby-Winning Trainer Woolley Appeals, Given Stay Of 180-Day Suspension – Horse Racing News

Bennie L. ‘Chip’ Woolley Jr. Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Bennie L. “Chip” Woolley Jr. has received a stay of a 180-day suspension and $2,500 fine handed him last month by stewards at Turf Paradise in Phoenix, Ariz., for what the official ruling said was “possession of an illegal needle and syringeContinue Reading