U.S. Horseracing Casualties, 2/6/17-2/12/17

Last week on American tracks (not including training and harness casualties):

“Broke Down” (racing-speak for dead); “Collapsed and Died”; “Euthanized”

Miswaski’s Pac, Mahoning
Chocopologie, Delta
Surfside Chic, Parx
Eaglemaker, Santa Anita
Frat Star, Aqueduct
Regulus, Aqueduct
Indian Nate, Turf

“Vanned Off” – required horse ambulance to get off the track; many of these names will re-surface on my year-end FOIA death-reports

Grande Heist, Parx
Pistol’s Shoes, Parx
Shamrock Empire, Tampa Bay
Golden Bayers, Turf
Starship Stache, Tampa Bay
Blameiton Brooklyn, Aqueduct
Ivy Jo, Oaklawn
First Cast, Fair Grounds
Candy At My Place, Gulfstream
Sancy, Los Alamitos
Lucky Golane, Los Alamitos
Diamond Tour, Tampa Bay
Monique’s Candy, Tampa Bay
Ttt the Conquistador, Louisiana
Ira Hayes, Sunland
El Gran Gayego, Tampa Bay

“Bled”; “Returned Bleeding From Nostrils” – usually indicates pulmonary hemorrhage

Rose Essence, Laurel
El Grillo, Parx
Motoring Around, Golden Gate (also “vanned off”)

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(source: Equibase)