NY State Approves Vet Technicians at Racetracks

NY State Approves Vet Technicians at Racetracks

Blood-Horse Headlines on Tuesday, January 26, 2021

New York State regulators have given final approval to a rule allowing the use of veterinary technicians at racetracks across the state.

The rule OK’d by the New York State Gaming Commission “will authorize the use of less expensive, appropriately supervised veterinary technicians to make it more feasible for horsepersons and racetrack operators to deliver veterinary care to horses engaged in racing or stabled on the grounds of a licensed racetrack,” according to the agency’s written justification for the change.

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