Grand National 2024: No Horse Fatalities Despite Thrilling Victory by I Am Maximus

Liverpool, England – The 176th edition of the Grand National at Aintree showcased thirty-four horses racing for the prestigious title in a thrilling steeplechase event. I Am Maximus, ridden by jockey Derek Fox, emerged as the triumphant winner of the race, which delivered a mix of excitement and challenges. Despite the intensity of the competition, … Read more

Investigation Reveals Rainfall as Potential Factor in Saratoga Horse Deaths

Saratoga Springs, New York – A review of 14 horse deaths that occurred at Saratoga Race Course last summer highlighted the complex factors contributing to the fatalities. The Horseracing Integrity and Safety Authority released a report on Monday, stating that multiple risk factors played a role in the 13 racing or training deaths of thoroughbreds … Read more

HISA to Summit with Churchill Downs and Kentucky Racing Commission after 12 Horse Fatalities at Kentucky Derby

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) – Horse racing’s oversight authority has called for an emergency summit with Churchill Downs, Kentucky’s racing commission, and HISA veterinary teams to address the recent surge in horse fatalities at the home of the Kentucky Derby. The Horseracing Integrity and Safety Authority (HISA) announced its decision following the deaths of 12 horses … Read more

Catskill Man Faces Animal Cruelty Charges after Donkey, Horse and Mini-Horse Found Neglected on Property

CATSKILL, N.Y. – A man from Catskill is facing charges of animal cruelty. Last month, State Police and the Columbia-Greene Humane Society removed a donkey, a horse, and a mini-horse from a property located at 4880 Route 32. The property was previously known as the Friar Tuck Inn and Resort. All three animals were found … Read more

Equines Seized from Former Friar Tuck Inn and Resort Being Rehabilitated at Hannacroix Horse Farm

CATSKILL, New York – Three equines were recently rescued from the former Friar Tuck Inn and Resort and are currently receiving treatment and rehabilitation at a horse farm in Hannacroix. The Columbia-Greene Humane Society in Hudson assisted the New York State Police in the seizure and removal of a donkey, horse, and miniature horse from … Read more

Hawaii Worrying Trend: Multiple Overdose Deaths in 2023 Linked to Horse Tranquilizer

HONOLULU, Hawaii – The state of Hawaii is facing a concerning trend as multiple overdose deaths involving a horse tranquilizer have been reported in 2023. This dangerous development has caused alarm among local authorities and health officials. Hawaii’s Department of Health has revealed that there has been a significant increase in overdose deaths related to … Read more