Last Week’s Injured and Dead

Last week in U.S. Thoroughbred and Quarterhorse Racing

Dublin Diva “vanned off” at Zia
Vertifiable “suffered a catastrophic injury…euthanized” at Mahoning
Bonita Ballard “vanned off” at Turf
Kathy’s Day Rate “vanned off” at Zia
Ivan El Grande “vanned off” at Zia
Punky Boo “broke her right hind leg…euthanized on track” at Charles Town
Gentleman’s Prize “fell…euthanized” at Delta
Musket’s Cup Cake “vanned off” at Delta
Allstar Superstar “vanned off” at Delta
Regalo Caro “vanned off” at Mahoning
La Louisiane “vanned off” at Fair Grounds
Rucksack “vanned off” at Aqueduct
Allured “vanned off” at Aqueduct
Big Time Delivery “vanned off” at Turfway
Major Cabbie “fell to his face, DNF” at Aqueduct
Ballard High “went wrong” at Fair Grounds – subsequently confirmed dead
R. C. Owens “vanned off” at Mahoning
Rooster Did It “vanned off” at Mahoning
Dangerously Swift “vanned off” at Turf

“Vanned Off”: many of these horses will resurface on my FOIA kill-reports
“Bled,” “Returned Bleeding From Nostrils”: usually indicates pulmonary hemorrhage

(source: Equibase)

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  1. I saw quite a few of these races and I would bet that sadly the majority of these horses will be in the year end fatality reports.

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