Gene doping of racehorses

Well, what could possibly be next we ask, when it comes to horse racing, cheating and drugs? We have been so busy working on racehorse doping and horse slaughter in America, we've had very little time for anything else, especially the international scene. Gene doping seems to be the latest scam. The Racing Post reported… Continue reading Gene doping of racehorses

The killing fields of Churchill Downs and horse racing

Tim Sullivan, writing for the Louisville Courier-Journal states: Of the 25 racetracks that share their casualty counts with the public, only one was more deadly last year than Churchill Downs. And despite its recent rash of gloomy headlines, it wasn’t Santa Anita. Only Illinois’ Hawthorne Race Course lost horses at a faster pace than Churchill… Continue reading The killing fields of Churchill Downs and horse racing