Our columnist asks Dr. Tim Ober to provide more background about what this contentious change could mean for our horses.
It seems to me that our primary concern as horsemen must be the horse.
Dismay is the only word that comes to mind when I witness many of the goings on in our sport. The politicizing by many factions in the process of the Fédération Equestre Internationale’s recent adoption of the Progressive List of therapeutic drugs, to say the least, makes me incredibly sad. Honest, informed disagreement is fine and even important.