The Week in Racing

Last week in U.S. Horseracing (Thoroughbred and QuarterHorse only)

Confirmed Killed
Mr. Euro, Delaware (“went wrong…fell…euthanized”)
El Chiflado, Thistledown (“fell…and was euthanized”)
Goodrockingirl, Evangeline (“distress…euthanized”)
Mary Pray for Us, Finger Lakes
New Pass, Belmont (“fell…then was euthanized”)

“Vanned Off” – many, if not most, will resurface on my year-end FOIA kill-reports
Can’tmakethisup, Mountaineer
Sweet Ms. Lynn, Mountaineer
Duke of Chadwick, Mountaineer
Loaded Dynamite, Louisiana
Osheen, Belmont
Brerry, Churchill
Ariel B, Gulfstream
Bifurcation, Lone Star
Southern Warlord, Santa Anita
Moonin for Diamonds, Delta
Fddapache, Fair Meadows
Shot of Faith, Grants Pass (“jumped outside fence”)
Head Hunter, Monmouth
Dashing Roja, Oak Tree
Battle of Dunkirk, Penn
Corinthian’s Glory, Prairie
Noble Nick, Santa Anita
Little Sky, Thistledown
Magorian, Belterra
Ranger the Stranger, Ruidoso

“Bled,” “Returned Bleeding From Nostrils” – usually indicates pulmonary hemorrhage
Ty Perry, Delta (also vanned off)

(source: Equibase)


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    • Safe in a forever home, I hope? – “retired” from racing is no guarantee…even that Noble Nick IS truly retired from racing.

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