State hearing on equine deaths lacks tough questioning  Los Angeles Times

The crisis that prompted the California legislature to hold a hearing on the rise in equine deaths Thursday turned into more of a rushed recitation on how the ...

image UK Hosts Inaugural Horse Industry Safety Summit  TheHorse.com

The University of Kentucky (UK) Ag Equine Programs, Saddle Up Safely and other partnering organizations hosted an inaugural Horse Industry Safety Summit ...

image Commentary: How To Respond To Horse Racing's 'New Normal' - Horse Racing News  Paulick Report

Former Indiana Horse Racing Commission executive director Joe Gorajec writes in his InsideRacingRegs blog about the mainstream news media's “insatiable” ...

Maximum Security eyeing New Jersey events for return to track, horse's owner says  Fox News

Maximum Security is targeting two New Jersey races for a return to the track after the horse was disqualified at the Kentucky Derby earlier this month, the ...

Arizona Downs opens Friday, bringing year-round horse racing back to state  AZCentral

It's been eight years since there last was horse racing in Prescott Valley, but that changes Friday with the opening of Arizona Downs.

Authorities searching for owner of horse found in Ardmore  WAFF

ARDMORE, Ala. (WAFF) - The Limestone County Sheriff's Office is searching for the owner of a lost horse. The horse was found on Mitchell Loop in Ardmore.

image Horse show this weekend in Chatham | News  Chatham Star-Tribune

Over 200 entries are expected for the Virginia Walking/Racking Horse Owners Association show, set for 3 p.m. Saturday, May 25 at the Olde Dominion ...

22 Tennessee racing horses sick with equine blood parasite  New York Post

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee's state veterinarian's office is investigating an outbreak of a blood parasite in a group of racing quarter horses.

Why horse racing is so dangerous  National Geographic

Nearly 500 Thoroughbred racehorses died in the U.S. in 2018. Here's why.

Another horse dies after injury at Santa Anita Park, 25th since December  NBC News

Another horse was euthanized after suffering an injury at Santa Anita Park, marking the 25th equine death after injuries there since late December.

Horse racing is a sport without a rider  The Washington Post

Bodexpress's bizarre gallop without a jockey at the Preakness is a fitting image for the chaotic state of both Pimlico and the sport.

Horse Deaths at Santa Anita and Pimlico: Same Day, Same Track Owner  The New York Times

A filly died after a race on Friday at Pimlico, the site of Saturday's Preakness Stakes. The fatality at Santa Anita, the 24th at the track since Dec. 26, occurred after ...