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Kentucky Considers Medication Limits for Racehorses

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Kentucky Considers Medication Limits for Racehorses

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Kentucky Considers Medication Limits for Racehorses

Kentucky Considers Medication Limits for Racehorses

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Critics say racehorses in Kentucky receive too many drugs on race day, jeopardizing their health and the sport's integrity. The state is considering new medication limits, but some in the racing industry argue that the drugs are necessary.