The NZ Racing Laboratory Services has advised theof irregularities in the urine samples taken from the horses Fatima Siad in Race 11 at the Timaru Harness Racing Club meeting on Saturday 19 November 2016 and Raukapuka Ruler in Race 1 at the NZMTC meeting on Friday 16 December 2016.
Both horses are trained in Canterbury by.
The irregularities are towhich in New Zealand Harness Racing is a prohibited substance at a level above 200 ug/L.
RIU Officials are conducting an investigation and no further comment will be made until the investigation has been completed.
A previous cobalt positive in harness racing was caused by contamination in a feed supplement.
Racing Integrity Unit