Through a FOIA request to the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission, I have confirmed the following kills at Prairie Meadows in 2021 (this is part 2; part 1 here):

Bodacious Wagon, Aug 1, Prairie S – “pneumonia”
Come On Rico, Aug 20, Prairie R – “fell – fractured cannon”
New Year’s Chic, Aug 21, Prairie T – “LF fracture”
Ghosted, Sep 6, Prairie R – “fell – fractured cannon”
Got the Candy, Sep 11, Prairie T – “elbow fracture, shoulder dislocation”
Whata Perfect Day, Sep 13, Prairie T – “[multiple fractures]”
This Jess Can Dash, Sep 19, Prairie R – “acute collapse”

Through a FOIA request to the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission, I have confirmed the following kills at Prairie Meadows in 2020.

She’sagraciouslady, Jun 17, Prairie S – “chondritis”

Realbird, Jun 19, Prairie T – “fractured carpus”

Mucho Macho Dan, Jun 19, Prairie R – “fractured cannon” (74th race)

Elektracutioner, Jun 22, Prairie R – “internal pulmonary hemorrhage”

Stephanie’s City, Jul 13, Prairie S – “joint infection”

Gonna Get Loud, Jul 18, Prairie R – “fractured sesamoids”

Nastylittlesecret, Jul 27, Prairie R (euthanized Jul 29) – “fractured carpus”

Flying Dahl, Aug 14, Prairie T – “fractured cannon”

Added Attraction, Aug 17, Prairie T – “ligament [rupture]”

Daisy Can, Aug 17, Prairie R – “fractured sesamoid”

Browdy Boy, Sep 3, Prairie S – “colic” (had been raced just three days prior)

Mr Fast Dixie Gold, Sep 6, Prairie R (euthanized Sep 7) – “fractured ilium”

Mkswagon Full Ofgold, Sep 12, Prairie R – “fractured sesamoids”

Sweet Walkin’ Suga, Sep 12, Prairie R – “fractured carpal”

Through a FOIA request to the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission, I have confirmed the following kills at Prairie Meadows in 2019. (Please note: The Commission did not forward any stall deaths – e.g., colic, laminitis – though surely there were several of these too.)

Tarpys Zapper, May 2, training – “radius”
Moonlight Party, May 25, training – “sesamoids”
Super Bound, May 27, racing – “crashed into gates – basisphenoid and parietal bone”
Harkins Hall, May 30, racing – “sesamoid and suspensory”
Mysterious Kingdom, Jun 7, racing – “carpal fracture”
Heroic Street Boss, Jun 8, racing – “carpal fracture”
Rockin Rudy, Jun 27, racing – “condylar”
Rebel Rouser, Jun 28, racing – “condylar, suspensory, sesamoids”
Maximum Volume, Jul 19, racing – “sudden death” (three years old)
Go Spread the Word, Jul 25, training – “carpal fracture”
Noho, Jul 25, training – “carpal fracture”
Essie’s Reward, Jul 26, racing (euthanized Jul 31) – “sesamoids”
Run Baby Run, Aug 9, training – “carpal fracture”
Rm U Bet the Rocket, Sep 6, training – “ligament rupture”
Fantastic Feelyn, Sep 29, racing – “sudden death – fluid around heart” (three years old)
Hermajestythequeen, Sep 30, training – “sudden death” (three years old)
Hez Opinionated, Oct 5, racing – “sesamoid and fetlock disarticulation”