Through a FOIA request to the Oklahoma Horse Racing Commission, I have confirmed the following kills at that state’s tracks thus far this year.

Celtic Thunder, Feb 21, Remington S – “trauma in stall, [died, not euthanized]”
Celtic was not even two years old at the time of her death.

Playing With Jaxs, Mar 10, Will Rogers T – “multiple fractures”

Gene’s Birthday Surprise (probably sic), Mar 17, Remington S – “horse had been, or appeared to have been, thrashing in stall, [died, not euthanized]”

Fire N Guns, Mar 21, Remington S – “horse lay down and passed after vitamin injection”

Chestnut, Mar 22, Will Rogers S – “flipped, fractured skull, blood from ears”

Guided Missile, Mar 22, Will Rogers R – “collapsed dead past wire” (five years old)

Beach N Front, Apr 10, Remington R – “collapsed, fractured vertebrae” (first ever race)

Lord Only Knows, Apr 11, Will Rogers R – “fractured pastern” (second ever race)

Shez Ivory Hot, Apr 14, Remington S – “found dead in morning” (two years old)

Adolphflaminknockout, Apr 16, Remington S – “dead on arrival” (two years old)

Especially Jess, Apr 16, Remington R – “pulled up lame, difficulty walking off ambulance, became very excited and ataxic in stall, almost fell multiple times – euthanized”

Dtl Hot Wired, Apr 28, Remington S – “found dead in stall, appeared to have been in severe distress before death” (three years old)

Wicked Kiss, Apr 29, Remington R – “multiple fractures, RF knee”

Bp Heroofthedynasty, Apr 30, Remington S – “colic, found dead, abrasions around eye/head from rolling”

Tyler’s Admiral, May 3, Will Rogers S – “flipped, recumbent, blood from skull fracture”

Sunkissed Jess, May 19, Remington S – “horse died 10-15 minutes after meds administered” (raced May 8)

A Prize Wagon, May 20, Remington R – “complete avulsion of fetlock joint”

Relentlessly, May 24, Remington S – “horse became ataxic, fell over, [died]”

Df Fabulous Rose, May 26, Remington R – “complete avulsion of fetlock joint”

Kw Lose the Tude, May 26, Remington R – “collapsed at speed – cannon fracture”

Heza Fast Mighty, May 27, Remington R – “open, comminuted fracture”

Dubbed in Seattle, Jun 6, Fair Meadows R – “[multiple] open fractures”

Pevs Rio Grand, Jun 10, Fair Meadows R – “multiple fractures”

Da Dynasty Diva, Jun 14, Fair Meadows R – “fracture, disarticulation”

Jf Princess Storm, Jul 2, Fair Meadows R – “[multiple] fractures”

Through a FOIA request to the Oklahoma Horse Racing Commission, I have confirmed the following kills at that state’s tracks in 2021 (this is part 2; part 1 here). Please note, however, that the Commission forwarded only three stall deaths for the entire year. So, as is the case with many other states, I’m fairly sure we haven’t captured them all.

Lori Darlin, Aug 12, Remington T – “multiple fractures” (two years old, being prepped for first race)

Homine Replegiando, Aug 16, Remington T – “[multiple] displaced fractures” (two years old, being prepped for first race)

Banker Billy, Aug 30, Remington T – “multiple fractures”

Shanghai Sally, Sep 1, Remington T – “fractured ankle”

I’m Bossy, Sep 4, Remington R – “pulled up lame past wire – fractured ankle”

Shes the Beast, Sep 4, Remington R (euthanized Sep 6) – “slab fracture”

Rc 5, Sep 11, Will Rogers R – “open [through the skin] ankle fracture”

Matheson, Sep 20, Remington S – “laminitis, septicemia” (four years old)

Say It Ain’t Soni, Sep 23, Remington R – “pulled up lame – [multiple] fractures”

Oklahoma Fever, Sep 28, Remington T (euthanized Sep 29) – “fractured knee” (five-year-old mare, but being prepped for first race)

She’s All I Need (perhaps sic), Oct 11, Remington T – “explosion fracture”

Got Glee, Oct 20, Remington T – “displaced patella”

Okie Twist, Oct 21, Remington R – “[multiple] fractures”

Onlytimewilltell, Oct 24, Will Rogers T – “[multiple] fractures”

Hello Dottie, Oct 29, Will Rogers R – “fell – fractured back”

Ms Capo de Etta, Oct 29, Will Rogers R – “stumbled – fracture” (two years old, but this was already her fifth race)

Burst of Hope, Nov 4, Remington T – “pulled up lame – condylar fracture”

El Valiant Hero, Nov 5, Will Rogers R – “open [through the skin] fetlock fracture”

Hes Resilient, Nov 7, Will Rogers R – “fractured back/pelvis”

Skip, Nov 9, Remington T – “dropped dead training” (three years old)

Blazin Fonzarelli, Nov 11, Remington T – “condylar fracture” (two years old, being prepped for first race)

Ivory Smokin Gun, Nov 12, Will Rogers R – “slab fracture – multiple fragments”

Don’t Touch My Man, Nov 15, Remington R – “pulled up lame – compound ankle fracture”

Paralyzer, Nov 19, Remington T – “compound ankle fracture” (two years old, being prepped for first race)

Malibu Mo, Dec 10, Remington T – “fractured ankle”

Considerit Doneron, Dec 16, Remington R – “fractured ankle”

Through a FOIA request to the Oklahoma Horse Racing Commission, I have confirmed the following kills at that state’s tracks thus far this year:

Kuhl Cash, Mar 28, Remington R – “[multiple] fractures”

Thunder River, Mar 30, Will Rogers T – “humeral fracture” (being prepped for debut)

Spent It At Harrys, Mar 31, Will Rogers R – “fracture, [multiple] ruptures” (chart: “jumped the rail”)

Acting Sweet, Mar 31, Will Rogers R – “cervical fractures” (same race as above; must have happened in gate)

Deal the Lady In, Apr 1, Remington T – “head fracture” (being prepped for debut)

T C’s Image, Apr 19, Will Rogers S – “cerebrum hemorrhage” (four years old)

Classy Melody, May 3, Will Rogers R – “sesamoid fracture”

Jess Good Advice, May 8, Remington S – “extensive gastric rupture” (three years old)

One Hidden Feature, May 13, Remington R – “sesamoid fracture”

Pals Still Flyen, May 13, Remington R – “[multiple] fractures” (next race after above)

Missingsomeparts, May 14, Will Rogers T – “humeral fracture” (being prepped for debut)

Big O, May 21, Remington R – “[multiple] fractures”

Never Out Ofmy Heart, Jun 2, Fair Meadows T – “LF fracture” (being prepped for debut)

Fightin Girl, Jun 5, Fair Meadows R – “[multiple] fractures” (two years old)

Mr Bell N Wire, Jun 13, Fair Meadows R – “LF fracture” (two years old)

Boot Camp Brad, Jun 15, Fair Meadows R – “RF fracture”

Mover Shaker, Jun 20, Will Rogers T – “humeral fracture” (being prepped for debut)

Mr Black Gold, Jun 28, Fair Meadows R – “scapula fracture”

Lupes Valentine, Jul 3, Fair Meadows R – “fracture, rupture” (chart: “fell after wire”)

Catch This Star, Jul 12, Fair Meadows R – “[multiple] fractures, rupture”

Saint Levi, Jul 19, Fair Meadows R – “[multiple] fractures”

Through a FOIA request to the Oklahoma Horse Racing Commission, I have confirmed the following kills at that state’s tracks in 2020.

Df Fabulous Georgia, Mar 18, Remington T – “spinal canal fracture” (two years old)

Baddowndasher, Mar 19, Remington R – “horse collapsed – severed spinal cord”

Fantasy First Down, Mar 21, Remington S – “suffered severe head trauma while tied to gate” (note: not euthanized, just died)

Win in the Willow, Mar 23, Will Rogers T – “cardiac, [died]” (final 5 races: 4 lasts, 1 second-to-last; combined 108 lengths back)

Might B Magic, Mar 28, Remington R – “lacerated tendon”

Hot Pyc Chic, Apr 2, Remington S (euthanized Apr 4) – “flipped, severe head trauma” (note: not euthanized, just died)

Miss Capi Went South, Apr 3, Remington R – “carpal fracture”

King Mi, Apr 17, Remington R – “fractured pelvis”

Zilker, Apr 18, Will Rogers T – “collapsed, [died]”

Splashing Eagle, Apr 29, Remington T – “knee fracture”

Tt Topper, May 5, Remington S – “colic” (note: not euthanized, just died)

Bdb Macs Dynasty, May 16, Remington R – “scapula fracture” (two years old, first race)

Quiet Spring, May 18, Will Rogers R – “sesamoid fracture”

My Legacy, May 18, Will Rogers R – “slab fracture”

Lonemire, May 21, Remington R (euthanized May 22) – “knee fracture”

Spring d’Oro, Jun 6, Fair Meadows T – “slab fracture”

Kiss My Bling, Jun 9, Fair Meadows R – “acute exsanguination after showing signs of distress” (she bled out)

Luneaction, Jun 9, Fair Meadows R – “slab fracture”

Cheers and Prayers, Jun 21, Fair Meadows S – “hit head on concrete wall, [died]”

Bv Ready to Run, Jul 4, Fair Meadows T – “[multiple] fractures”

Gospel Cherokey, Jul 21, Fair Meadows R – “fell – skull fracture” (died – not euthanized – next day)

Snoopy, Jul 24, Fair Meadows R (euthanized Jul 25) – “sesamoid fracture” (two years old, second race)

Reigning Kisses, Jul 25, Fair Meadows R – “carpal fracture”

Rookie Season, Aug 13, Remington T – “sesamoid fracture, ruptured suspensory, ruptured tendon”

A Guy Like Me, Aug 15, Remington T – “sesamoid fracture”

Cam’s Legacy, Aug 21, Remington T – “expired upon completion of workout” (two years old)

Jerry’s Got Aces, Sep 17, Remington T – “[multiple] fractures”

Peves Candy Chickman, Sep 18, Will Rogers S – “skull fracture”

Nicky Numbers, Sep 19, Remington R – “sesamoid fracture”

Lauren’s Flyer, Sep 26, Remington T – “shoulder fracture”

Oasis Beauty, Oct 1, Remington R – “collapsed after race, died in shedrow [next day]” (two years old, first race)

Dance to My Song, Oct 9, Remington T – “shoulder fracture while loading”

Aint Your Darlin, Oct 23, Will Rogers R – “carpal fracture”

Heeza Prince, Oct 23, Will Rogers R – “sesamoid fracture, tendon rupture”

Dulce Suenos, Oct 23, Will Rogers R – “carpal fracture”

That’s three horses killed racing at Will Rogers on same day.

Strong Side, Oct 24, Remington S – “colic” (note: not euthanized, just died)

Roaring Rule, Oct 24, Remington T – “condylar fracture”

Caposqueen, Oct 24, Will Rogers R – “carpal fracture” (two years old, first race)

Judys Last Silk, Oct 30, Will Rogers R – “shoulder fracture”

He’s a Shore Bet, Nov 5, Remington T – “sesamoid fracture”

Aloha Dreamer, Nov 7, Remington R (euthanized Nov 10) – “carpal fracture”

Me N Magic, Nov 13, Will Rogers R – “sesamoid fracture”

Expensive Lesson, Nov 16, Remington R – “sesamoid fracture”

Suitefivemagic, Nov 28, Remington R – “sesamoid fracture”

Globus, Dec 3, Remington R – “sesamoid fracture”