Through a FOIA request to the California Horse Racing Board, I have obtained the following details on the last of the 2021 kills.
Fight On Ron, Oct 1, Santa Anita R
“Horse broke down after finish line.” Also: “severe cartilage loss; metacarpal disease; severe gastric ulceration.” Fight On Ron was just two years old.
Storm Spun, Nov 3, San Luis Rey T
“Complete, displaced humeral fracture; severe laceration and hemorrhage of the shoulder muscles.” Storm Spun was three years old and being prepped for his first race.