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Demand Stricter Oversight of Horse Racing

Since December, twenty-two horses have died at Santa Anita racetrack alone. Demand stricter oversight of horse racing.

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Read about the hesitancy of horse racing tracks to update policies to keep horses safe.

Los Angeles District Attorney to Investigate Horse Deaths at Santa Anita

The New York Times
ARCADIA, Calif. — The free coffee was flowing, the horses were already into their morning workouts, and the sun was not yet up over the San Gabriel Mountains. These mornings at Clocker’s Corner, a breakfast spot for horsemen and other hangers-on at the storied Santa Anita Park, are usually filled with gossip and banter. On Friday, though, there…Read More