The Week in Racing

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

Confirmed Killed
Stella’s Honor, Louisiana (“was pulled up…euthanized”)
Minor Legend, Laurel (“pulled up lame…euthanized”)
Markeesa, Laurel (“catastrophic injury…euthanized”)
Amigo, Laurel (“pulled up lame…euthanized”)

“Vanned Off” – many, if not most, will resurface on my year-end FOIA kill-reports
Makossa, Mountaineer
Oh So Quick, Mountaineer
Reigning Gal, Delaware
Waco Bodene, Prairie
Spydashing, Canterbury
Emilys Keeper, Canterbury
Mad Ant, Indiana
Irish Ballad, Los Alamitos (“cause of his own trouble”)
Fiscal Discipline, Monmouth (“took a bad step”)
Splashs Showbiz, Arlington
Lady of Miracles, Belmont
Partagas BC, Belmont
Chatter Pattern, Charles Town
Del Rio Harbor, Crooked River (“went wrong”)
Machu Picchu Sky, Delaware
D’Cruisin Patrona, Evangeline (“in apparent distress”)
Bookofmatches, Los Alamitos
Endwi, Albuquerque
Scrutinize, Belmont
Whiskey Trail, Canterbury (“awkward step, fell”)
Paramont, Prairie
Oliver’s Bull, Prairie
Miss Dale Gilr, Ruidoso (“fell after wire”)

“Bled,” “Returned Bleeding From Nostrils” – usually indicates pulmonary hemorrhage
Ice Cold Tap, Charles Town
Iron Age, Presque Isle

(source: Equibase)

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