Traces of morphine have been found in post-race samples from five racehorses

A trainer and former jockey are the subject of an inquiry that is expected to go to a disciplinary hearing this summer

Blue Bunting wins for Godolphina and Al Zarooni  1-5-11 pic Bill selwyn

New zero-tolerance policy for steroid use in racehorses

Horses that test positive will face a lengthy ban, under new rules to be introduced at the beginning of next year

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Week in pictures: 11 July 2014

Horse & Hound’s photographers were on hand to catch the thrills and spills of equestrianism across the disciplines this week — from lost bridles in Paris to torrential rain at South View EC

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Grand National winner Michael Scudamore dies aged 81

Grand National-winning former jockey Michael Scudamore has died aged 81

Horse & Hound’s picture desk brings you a selection of the latest showjumping, dressage, eventing, showing and racing action in pictures

National Hunt jockeys were legged up on to larger than average mounts in Lingfield Park’s 2nd annual Shire horse race

CHIO Rotterdam 2014, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 20 June 2014

Week in pictures: 27 June 2014

H&H’s photographers have been in action across the globe this week — from Rotterdam to Normandy, and a bit closer to home at the Royal Highland and Salperton

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Newmarket trainers stage 100-horse protest

100 racehorses were involved in a protest against land development that trainers think will damage Newmarket

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Royal Ascot in pictures: H&H’s highlights of Friday and Saturday [gallery]

See H&H’s highlights of Day 4 and 5 of Royal Ascot