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March 17, 2019 - LA Times

Another horse died — and it will keep happening until horse racing is banned

Another horse died — and it will keep happening until horse racing is banned
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What do you think it feels like to break both your legs being raced or even trained to death?

This happens at racetracks all over the world. 

These young horses are already injured before they are trained and raced following prior injuries not limited to stress fractures that no one knows about until the “fatal” event happens. This is not an accident. This is neglect and animal abuse.

Related: Closing of Santa Anita Racetrack after 21st horse dies

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