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Risky Racing

2019-06-12T13:36:10-05:00June 12th, 2019|

Risky Racing: The Risks Behind Catastrophic Musculoskeletal Injuries By Victoria Galindo     On May 20, 2006, the anticipation built up for the Preakness rapidly shifted to horror as millions watched Barbaro break through the starting gate only to ultimately be pulled up by his jockey as he considerably favored [...]

Feinstein Calls for Moratorium

2019-05-28T20:08:08-05:00May 28th, 2019|

    Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) renewed her call for a moratorium on horse racing at Santa Anita following the 26th death of a horse since the current meet began on Dec. 26. "Another horse has died at Santa Anita Race Track, the 26th in five months and the third [...]

Pender and Polanco Out

2019-05-21T20:39:33-05:00May 21st, 2019|

  A pair of Southern California trainers, Mike Pender and Marcelo Polanco, have officially been ordered to vacate their stalls at Santa Anita Park. The citations behind those orders include “an undisclosed horse welfare issue” for Pender and “training a horse on behalf of another person” for Polanco. There was [...]