• 27 Charged In Racehorse Doping Scheme After Federal Investigation

    27 Charged In Racehorse Doping Scheme After Federal Investigation0

    Twenty-seven people are facing charges in a massive horse racing doping scandal in which, federal prosecutors say, trainers, veterinarians and illegal drug manufacturers inhumanely doped and, in some cases, inadvertently killed horses as part of a $100 billion sports betting industry. Among the list of names revealed by the Justice Department on Monday is acclaimed

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  • 3 Horses Die In 3 Days At Notorious Santa Anita Racetrack

    3 Horses Die In 3 Days At Notorious Santa Anita Racetrack0

    Three horses died over the weekend at Santa Anita Park, a racetrack in southern California where dozens of horses have been injured and subsequently euthanized in recent years. Tikkun Olam, a 4-year-old gelding, was euthanized after colliding with another horse during a training exercise, the Los Angeles Times reported. The second horse apparently wasn’t injured.

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  • Santa Anita Racetrack Sees Its First Horse Death Of The New Year

    Santa Anita Racetrack Sees Its First Horse Death Of The New Year0

    California’s Santa Anita racetrack kicked off the new year on Wednesday with another horse death, the 39th in a little more than a year. A 4-year-old gelding named Golden Birthday sustained a fractured hind leg while competing in a turf race and was euthanized, the park said. The horse’s death came nearly a week after

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