Two horses died inside of 24 hours of each other following races at Belmont Park in New York. [Image: Shutterstock.com]
Belmont Park in New York is the web site of the most recent string of horse fatalities in US racing. Two horses died inside of 24 hours of each other as regards to the highest of the stretch at the turf direction after struggling the similar accidents.
The five-year-old mare used to be euthanized after struggling a significant leg damage
The New York State Gaming Fee, Horseracing Integrity and Protection Authority, and the New York Racing Affiliation are all reviewing the instances of Mashnee Woman’s fall on Sunday at Belmont Park. The five-year-old mare used to be euthanized after struggling a significant leg damage.
The pony’s teacher used to be Mark Hennig, who had any other of his strong move away on Saturday within the race following the Belmont Stakes. Excursionniste additionally needed to be put down because of a nasty ankle fracture. 4 horses have died throughout 214 races for the reason that starting of the spring-summer season at Belmont Park on Might 4.
The newest fatalities come no longer lengthy after the famed Churchill Downs, house of the Kentucky Derby, made up our minds to near down its observe for the rest of the present season after the deaths of a dozen horses. The government are nonetheless in the dead of night in regards to the causes for the uptick in fatalities and investigations are ongoing.