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Aqueduct Racetrack

Horses’ Deaths at Aqueduct Prompt New Rules

Over worked and over “medicated” horses dying at race tracks – the horrid state of horse racing. Especially in the mid to lower levels of the sport. Trusting the horse trainers to monitor themselves was a terrible idea from the beginning. Especially when their livelihood depends on the number of purses and the size of Full Article

Formal Attire becomes eighth horse to die at Aqueduct Racetrack in 27 days of racing

Three-year-old gelding was trailing the leader on the rail entering the far turn at Sunday’s second race when the injury occurred. The horse was euthanized a short time later. ...Full Article