Vet who admitted selling cobalt to Aussie thoroughbred trainers an "admitted liar", hearing told.
A bigger, stronger Pondarosa Miss stepped out at Te Awamutu for an exhibition gallop.
Trials at Ruakaka have attracted Group I performers as they launch spring and early summer ambitions.
Racing Victoria has allowed cobalt hearings for trainers to be open to the media.
Invercargill jockey died at Wingatui Racecourse, near Dunedin, at the weekend.