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HHA OF CNY ANNOUNCES 2015-2016 SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

AUGUST 8, 2015
 

The Harness Horse Association of Central New York is proud to announce the 2015-2016 scholarship winners. 

The $ 5,000 scholarship was awarded to Myra Hoke, daughter of Joseph and Theresa Appler of Utica, NY.  Myra is a student at Keuka College majoring in Social Work and a minor in Psychology.  Her plans include pursuing her Masters Degree in Military Clinical Social Work.

Jonathan Hallett, son of John and Michelle Hallett of Margate, Fl was awarded  $ 2,500.  Jonathan is an honors graduate of Deerfield Beach High School.  He will be attending the University of Central Florida majoring in Bio-Chemistry and Pre Med.

David Mondrick was awarded a $ 1,500 scholarship.  He is the son of John and Lynn Mondrick, Durhamville, NY.  David is pursuing a degree in Renewable Energy at the State University of NY at Morrisville.

Scholarships are based on financial need, essay, community service and grades.  A total of $ 9,000 is available to 3 students whose parents/guardians are members of this Association.

 

The New York State Gaming Commission has adopted eight Controlled Therapeutic Medication standardbred horse racing rules effective April 1, 2015.

Please check the Commission website for the details of these new rules.

www.gaming.ny.gov

These changes include clenbuterol, corticosteroid joint injections joint injections, Banamine among others and thresholds.

All trainers and veterinarians must maintain complete and accurate veterinary records of every coricosteroid injection and report such injections using the Equine Steroid Administration Log (ESAL) at http://gaming.ny.gov/

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The following link is the video put together by the New York State Equine Industry Economic Impact Study.  Thank you to all who participated in putting this together and participating in the survey.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IPwSMhtVRSc&feature=youtu.be&hd=1


The following link is a copy of the Economic Impact Study.

http://www.nytbreeders.org/pdf/EquineStudy.pdf