New England Harness Racing
at Plainridge Park in Plainville, Massachusetts

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P.O. Box 1811, Plainville, MA 02762

Plainridge Park Health Certificate Information


  • Health certificates are mandatory for all horses coming onto the grounds of Plainridge.
  • A licensed veterinarian must write the health certificate and it must state that the horse is in good health, has a negative Coggins test, and a recent Herpes (EHV-1) vaccination.
  • The health certificate must be presented the first time you come on the Plainridge grounds and is good for the entire meet.
  • All scratched sick horses must have a ‘well slip’ before they are allowed back in at Plainridge.