Identification Lip Tattoos for Racing Horses

Most breeds of horses racing in North America are required to have a lip tattoo for identification purposes prior to their first race. This tattoo is inside the upper lip and is linked to the registration papers to identify the horse and owner. The identifying lip tattoo service began in 1947 by the Thoroughbred Racing Protective Bureau, and it was so effective that most states now require a ...…

The Risks of Lip Tattoos: What You Should Know

Apr 09, 2018 · The latest tattoo trend to explode in popularity is lip tattoos. Although any tattoo procedure can be risky, if you’re thinking about getting one on or inside of your lip, you might want to first investigate the specific risks of lip tattoos before going under the needle.…