04/02/2004 12:00AM

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The Society of International Thoroughbred Auctioneers - whose members include Fasig-Tipton, Keeneland, and the Ocala Breeders' Sales Co., among other international auction houses - will stop designating Canadian earnings separately in auction catalogs until 2005, when The Jockey Club will begin converting Canadian earnings into American values. . . . Turf Paradise canceled racing on Friday and Saturday because of severe thunderstorms in the Phoenix area.