Killed, 2022

Horses Killed on or at U.S. Tracks, 2022 (R: Racing; T: Training; S: Stall) (Please note: This list will grow exponentially as FOIA documents start to come in. For context, please see killed lists from previous years.)

Official Kisser, Jan 1, Northfield R – “fractured pastern, euthanized on track”
Smokin Joe, Jan 1, Northfield R – “compound fracture MCIII, euthanized on track”
One Fine Andi, Jan 1, Northfield R – “suspected fractured shoulder/vertebrae”
Viking Zim, Jan 2, Belmont S – “laminitis”
Powerful Force, Jan 2, Keeneland T – “[multiple] open, comminuted fractures”
Dunph, Jan 5, Belmont T – “fracture, lameness, euthanasia”
Felons Only, Jan 5, Charles Town T – “compound fracture, MCIII”
Hygh I. Q., Jan 5, Golden Gate S – “post-surgical sudden death” (three years old)
Yamboree Queen, Jan 5, Mahoning S – “found in stall with severe colic, died”
Better Tomorrow, Jan 7, Golden Gate R (euth Jan 15) – “multiple fractures/ruptures”
Creative Plan, Jan 7, Turf R (euth Feb 11) – “[ligament damage]”
Cara’s Daydreamer, Jan 8, Aqueduct R – “injured past the wire”
Obsessed, Jan 8, Aqueduct R – “suffered an injury approaching the 3/4 pole”
Big Fabuloso, Jan 8, Los Alamitos R – “significant spinal cord compression”
Shining Colors, Jan 9, Parx S – “shipped with severe case of laminitis”
C Dub, Jan 10, Turf S – “pleuritis”
Icomefromdowntown, Jan 11, Penn R – “went bad, vanned off, euthanized”
Russian Melody, Jan 12, Penn R – “pulled up bad, vanned off, euthanized”
Pay Tavasco Rent, Jan 13, Turf S – “colic”
Hi Fidelity, Jan 14, Cal Expo S – “collapsed, seizures, head trauma”
Rakasa, Jan 14, Gulfstream R – “suffered catastrophic injury past wire”
I’m Feeling Lucky, Jan 14, Mahoning T – “[multiple] fractures, vanned off, euthanized”
Sky Writer, Jan 14, Mahoning R – “fractured sesamoids, dislocated ankle”
Fanci Lindor, Jan 14, Sam Houston T – “trauma [from collision]”
Raagheb, Jan 14, Turf R – “fracture, rupture”
Glory March, Jan 15, Charles Town R – “fractured both LF sesamoids”
Mugaritz, Jan 16, Golden Gate R – “multiple fractures and ruptures”
Macho Appeal, Jan 16, Oaklawn R – “pulled up on turn, euthanized on track”
Wanna Be Regal, Jan 17, Parx S – “illness, died” (raced earlier that month)
Tamarando’s Mine, Jan 17, Turf R – “carpus fracture”
Adorable Brittany, Jan 17, Turf R – “fracture, luxation”
Successful Cure, Jan 18, Parx T – “injured, euthanized”
Bearpath, Jan 19, Mahoning R – “[multiple] fractures, euthanized on track”
Wed O’s Champ, Jan 19, Turf R – “fracture, rupture”
Winetastic, Jan 20, Aqueduct R – “suffered an injury, euthanized on the track”
News Watch, Jan 20, Northfield R – “compounded fracture, vanned off, euthanized”
Devils Dare, Jan 21, Belmont S – “found in stall unable to stand…euthanized”
Aries, Jan 21, Turf S – “colic”
Lily Malacara, Jan 21, Turf S – “colic”
Beyound Dreams, Jan 22, Sam Houston R – “[multiple] open, compound fractures”
Majestic Freedom, Jan 23, Oaklawn R (euth Feb 2) – “avascular bone necrosis”
La Aitana, Jan 24, Laurel S – “pneumonia” (raced in Dec)
Hoboken Hustle, Jan 24, Mahoning R – “[multiple] fractures, euthanized on track”
Derby Kisses, Jan 25, Belmont T – “suffered a complete P1 fracture”
CycloneSpiritwind, Jan 25, Meadows S – “illness, euthanized”
Silver Warrior, Jan 25, Sam Houston T – “[multiple] open, compound fractures”
Secret Princess, Jan 26, Mahoning T – “open, displaced fracture; euthanized on track”
Cause I’m Leavin, Jan 26, Turf T
Miss Bee Hiving, Jan 27, Charles Town R (euth Jan 31) – “multiple fractures”
Church of Many, Jan 27, Charles Town R (euth Apr 22) – “multiple chips”
Circus Ride, Jan 27, Turf R – “[injured in] gate”
Bonnet, Jan 28, Laurel T – “collapsed – massive internal hemorrhage”
Atrani, Jan 31, Charles Town T – “fractured fetlock”
Minit Maus, Feb 1, Belmont T – “pulled up lame…euthanized”
Bester, Feb 1, Parx T – “injured, euthanized”
Posseineffecttoo, Feb 1, Parx R – “injured, euthanized”
Green Tea Mochi, Feb 2, Oaklawn T – “pelvic fracture, euthanized”
Petion Lass, Feb 3, Laurel R – “distal portion of limb hanging by small strand of skin”
Dylans Wild Cat, Feb 3, Santa Anita T – “catastrophic fracture, [multiple] ruptures”
Jamerican, Feb 6, Laurel R – “catastrophic comminuted pelvic fractures”
Convert Dinario N, Feb 9, Saratoga Harness T – “possible cardiovascular collapse”
Ms Michelle, Feb 9, Turf R – “broke both front legs”
Sky’s the Limit, Feb 10, Turf R – “shattered sesamoid”
Destiny’s Charge, Feb 11, Charles Town S – “neurologic, unable to get up”
Bee Jealous, Feb 11, Charles Town R (euth Feb 12) – “slab fracture” (first ever race)
Swing Your Sword, Feb 11, Charles Town R (euth Feb 12) – “[multiple] fractures”
Timeless Joke, Feb 11, Fair Grounds R – “went wrong”
Windrush Karma, Feb 12, Charles Town R – “was pulled up with a fatal injury”
Cielo d’Oro, Feb 12, Tampa Bay R – “suffered an apparent catastrophic injury”
Pepe’s Pride, Feb 15, Belmont T – “humeral fracture”
Midnight Munchie’s, Feb 16, Parx T – “sudden death” (two years old)
Kodiak King, Feb 16, Turf R – “fractured shoulder”
Battletown, Feb 17, Charles Town T – “fractured neck” (being trained for first race)
Harbour Town, Feb 17, Charles Town T – “fractured neck” (probably related to above)
Bet On Mookie, Feb 17, San Luis Rey T – “catastrophic fracture, [multiple] ruptures”
Dazzle Time, Feb 18, Belmont S – “inoperable colic”
Creative Courage, Feb 18, Turfway R – “ran through fence…sudden death”
Burning Blaze, Feb 19, Meadowlands R – “sudden death: copious amounts of blood”
Torte, Feb 19, Oaklawn T – “open, bilateral sesamoid fractures, complete rupture”
Elegant Son, Feb 20, Saratoga Harness R – “apparent broken neck”
Celtic Thunder, Feb 21, Remington S – “trauma in stall, [died, not euthanized]”
Uncaptured Soldier, Feb 22, Mahoning R – “[multiple] fractures, euthanized on track”
yet-to-be-named, Feb 22, Parx T – “sudden death” (two years old)
Happy Medium, Feb 24, Belmont T – “pulled up, splint, ambulanced, euthanized”
Peacebethejourney, Feb 24, Turfway R – “fell – [multiple] fractures, severe tearing”
Windsors Tail, Feb 25, Charles Town R – “taken up with a fatal injury”
Johnny Fontaine, Feb 26, Aqueduct R – “suffered an injury nearing 1/8 pole”
Geno, Feb 26, Belmont T – “suffered an injury while galloping – euthanized”
Prime Cartel, Feb 26, Rillito R – “injured at wire”
Brastika, Feb 26, Rillito R – “injured [at] 1/8”
Warren’s Showtime, Feb 26, Santa Anita T – “broken leg”
Secret Prize, Feb 27, Laurel R – “both sesamoids shattered, euthanized on track”
Dyna Cat, Feb 27, Rillito R – “injured”
Irish Cream N Kafe, Feb 27, Rillito R – “flipped”
Stealth Fighter, Mar 4, Oaklawn R (euth Mar 5) – “vanned off, [euthanized]”
Supah Sista, Mar 4, Turf R – “fractured cannon”
Crying for More, Mar 6, Laurel R – “[tears, both front limbs], abundant hemorrhage”
Sweet Turn, Mar 6, Parx S – “illness, euthanized” (raced four days prior)
Woman Flyer, Mar 7, Parx R (euth Mar 8) – “injured, vanned off, euthanized”
unidentified, Mar 9, Fonner S – “EHV-1”
Awesome Remix, Mar 9, Gulfstream R – “suffered a catastrophic injury, fell”
Copper Peg, Mar 9, Turf T – “fractured fetlock”
Con Lima, Mar 9, WinStar Farm (Kentucky) S – “suffered catastrophic injuries in stall”
unidentified, Mar 10, Fonner S – “EHV-1”
Playing With Jaxs, Mar 10, Will Rogers T – “multiple fractures”
Mary Boppins Too, Mar 11, Charles Town R (euth Mar 15) – “slab fracture”
Starship Subway, Mar 11, Parx T – “injured, euthanized”
Nowak, Mar 11, Penn T – “injured, euthanized” (being prepped for first race)
Distinguished, Mar 11, Turf T – “fractured shoulder”
Black Drop, Mar 11, Turf R – “collapsed, [died]” (four years old)
Ballet Royalty, Mar 12, Los Alamitos R – “collapsed – acute pulmonary hemorrhage”
Shez Ifs, Mar 13, Rillito R – “injured at wire”
Herecomesangelina, Mar 14, Belmont T – “collapsed and died” (two years old)
Dig for Treasure, Mar 17, Charles Town S – “jaw/sinus”
Gene’s Birthday Surprise (sic?), Mar 17, Remington S – “thrashing in stall, [died]”
Brewery Gulch, Mar 17, Turf T
Dr. Grant, Mar 18, Charles Town R – “fatally injured…euthanized on the track”
Classy Jean, Mar 19, Charles Town T – “fractured sesamoid”
Fastidious, Mar 19, Los Alamitos R – “catastrophic fracture, [multiple] vertebrae”
The Last Charlie, Mar 19, Rillito R – “injured after wire”
Bali Brava, Mar 19, Rillito R – “injured at 3/8”
Stolen Lives, Mar 20, Los Alamitos R – “phalanx entirely protruding through the skin”
Bud Lovweiser, Mar 20, Turf S
Ruby Jane, Mar 21, Mahoning R – “severe, displaced knee fracture”
Fire N Guns, Mar 21, Remington S – “lay down and passed after vitamin injection”
Reign On, Mar 21, Turf S
Steadfast Love, Mar 22, Belmont T – “humeral fracture, muscle atrophy”
Jersey Jim, Mar 22, Miami Valley R – “open wound, cannon [in] multiple pieces”
Lil Ms. Phyllis, Mar 22, Turf S
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)
See You At Front, Mar 23, Los Alamitos T – “musculoskeletal”
Marquero, Mar 23, Mahoning R – “broke ankle, vanned off, euthanized”
Declared Best Card, Mar 24, Turf R
A Colt Named Susie, Mar 25, Aqueduct R – “suffered an injury…euthanized on track”
Dr. Devera’s Way, Mar 25, Charles Town R – “eased with a fatal injury”
Music Mandate, Mar 25, Laurel S – “kicked gate – fracture” (raced in Feb)
Get Me Some Candy, Mar 25, Parx T – “injured, euthanized”
Cazilda Fortytales, Mar 26, Aqueduct R – “collapsed fatally” (five years old)
Noble Thought, Mar 26, Belmont T – “injured…euthanized on track”
Carina, Mar 28, Mahoning R (euth Apr 8) – “broke down, deteriorated”
Ma Moos Warrior, Mar 28, Mahoning R (euth Mar 30) – “pelvic fractures”
Fillupcohensapiker, Mar 29, Parx R – “injured, vanned off, euthanized”
Travel Ban, Mar 30, Northfield R – “fractured pastern, vanned off, euthanized”
I’am a Unicorn, Mar 30, Parx R – “sudden death” (five years old)
Jaxbradenrishi, Mar 31, Charles Town R (euth Apr 18) – “[multiple] fractures, avulsion”
Sweet Baby Raelynn, Apr 1, Tampa Bay R – “suffered a catastrophic injury”
Five Alarm Robin, Apr 2, Belmont T – “collapsed and died breezing” (five years old)
Declareatruce, Apr 2, Camden (SC) R – “fell and broke his neck, dead on impact”
unidentified, Apr 2, Mountaineer S – “colic”
Lebron Hanover, Apr 2, Pocono T – “sudden death” (two years old)
Until Now, Apr 4, Charles Town T (euth Apr 8) – “fractured sesamoid”
Sawmill Favorite, Apr 4, Turf S
Rum Chaser, Apr 6, Mahoning R – “horse collapsed and died around the 3/8 pole”
All American Candy, Apr 6, Turf R
Run the Tap, Apr 8, Keeneland R – “fracture, internal bleeding, collapsed and died”
Zenmode, Apr 8, Mahoning S – “104 fever on Apr 6; found dead Apr 8”
Good Luck Charm, Apr 8, Oaklawn T – “multiple fractures, [multiple] ruptures”
Lord Licorice, Apr 10, Aqueduct R – “fell heavily, euthanized on track”
Beach N Front, Apr 10, Remington R – “collapsed, fractured vertebrae” (first ever race)
Dario’s Angel, Apr 11, Belmont S – “to [hospital] via ambulance, euthanized”
Happycrest, Apr 11, Penn T – “injured, euthanized”
Never Not Dancing, Apr 11, Saratoga Harness R – “apparent broken neck”
Lord Only Knows, Apr 11, Will Rogers R – “fractured pastern” (second ever race)
Tivano, Apr 12, Charles Town S – “found deceased in morning” (five years old)
Powerful Ally, Apr 13, Parx S – “illness, died” (raced in Feb)
Sister Luck, Apr 14, Belmont T (euth Apr 17) – “suspected pelvic fracture”
Stormin’ Cougar, Apr 14, Laurel R – “open disarticulation, [multiple] fractures”
Shez Ivory Hot, Apr 14, Remington S – “found dead in morning” (two years old)
Tango Dancer N, Apr 15, Meadowlands R – “complete, comminuted fracture”
unidentified, Apr 15, Mountaineer S – “tetanus”
Anastasia Nikki, Apr 15, Northfield T – “pelvic fracture, euthanized”
Brice, Apr 16, Oaklawn R – “catastrophic injury, euthanized on track”
Adolphflaminknockout, Apr 16, Remington S – “dead on arrival” (two years old)
Especially Jess, Apr 16, Remington R – “pulled up lame, ataxic in stall, euthanized”
Midnight Bourbon, Apr 17, Churchill T – “acute gastrointestinal distress”
Royally Command, Apr 17, Santa Anita R – “musculoskeletal”
Green Eye Woman, Apr 19, Turf T
Launch Pad, Apr 20, Turf T
Upheaval, Apr 21, Charles Town R – “sustained fatal injury past finish line”
Union Betty, Apr 21, Laurel R – “[multiple] fractures, LF limb”
Green Light Go, Apr 22, Belmont T – “unsalvageable injuries”
Flat Out Phoebe, Apr 22, Parx S – “illness, euthanized” (raced in Feb)
Sense of Music, Apr 23, Charles Town T – “bled both nostrils”
Scream and Shout, Apr 23, Los Alamitos R – “musculoskeletal”
Slightly Frosted, Apr 23, Presque Isle S – “illness, euthanized” (raced in Mar)
First Victory, Apr 24, Mountaineer R – “[multiple] fractures, ruptured ligaments”
Popizar, Apr 24, Mountaineer R – “comminuted scapula fracture”
Gottaflathaveher, Apr 25, Penn S – “illness, euthanized” (raced in Mar)
Magnolia, Apr 25, Santa Anita T – “musculoskeletal”
Cayton Kid, Apr 26, Santa Anita T – “musculoskeletal”
Beaver Creek, Apr 27, Parx R – “collapsed after finish, sudden death” (five years old)
Lovelee Honor, Apr 28, Finger Lakes S – “colic without resolution”
Baby I’m Perfect, Apr 28, Belmont R – “sustained an injury at the five-furlong pole”
Dtl Hot Wired, Apr 28, Remington S – “found dead, appeared to have been in distress”
Bellybutton Icon, Apr 28, Turf R
Wicked Kiss, Apr 29, Remington R – “multiple fractures, RF knee”
Cozy Dancer, Apr 30, Belmont S – “injured in stall after getting cast”
Not So Grimm, Apr 30, Belmont R – “vanned off, euthanized in barn”
Decreed, Apr 30, Charles Town S – “seizures” (raced in Mar)
Mr. Alec, Apr 30, Charlotte (Queen’s Cup) R – “LF leg fracture prior to 9th fence”
Trustworthy, Apr 30, Fairmount R – “had to be humanely euthanized”
Bp Heroofthedynasty, Apr 30, Remington S – “colic, found dead”
Natchez Belle, May 1, Northfield S – “fractured tibia, euthanized”
Stone Palace, May 2, Belterra T – “fractured scapula, euthanized on track”
Sinless, May 2, Finger Lakes R – “appeared in distress, fell”
Wakanda, May 2, Vernon S – “found deceased in its stall”
Talia Ladybug, May 3, Parx T – “sudden death” (five years old)
Make Me Blush, May 3, Turf R
Pink Dress, May 3, Vernon S – “neurologic symptoms, euthanized”
Tyler’s Admiral, May 3, Will Rogers S – “flipped, recumbent, blood from skull fracture”
Poppy’s Two Step, May 4, Charles Town R – “sudden death post-race” (10 years old)
Antagonist, May 4, Miami Valley R – “slowed dramatically, dropped over dead”
Thechromeweknow, May 4, Thistledown R – “[multiple] open fractures, euthanized”
Autism’s Ribbon, May 4, Turf T
yet-to-be-named 2-year-old, May 5, Belmont S – “died in his stall”
Fast Getaway, May 5, Belmont T – “injured, ambulanced, euthanized”
Liam’s Boy, May 5, Monmouth T – “complete, comminuted, displaced fracture”
The Valiant One, May 5, Turf S
Speedcuber, May 7, Santa Anita R (euth May 9) – “injured near 1/8 pole”
Jess Dale First, May 7, Santa Cruz R – “[broke down after wire]”
What an Ox, May 9, Charles Town S – “laceration, founder” (raced in Mar)
Officer Slew, May 11, Charles Town T – “[multiple] fractures”
Quid Pro Quo, May 11, Charles Town T – “condylar fracture”
Listen to Me, May 12, Parx T – “sudden death” (three years old)
Vino Rojo, May 13, Charles Town T (euth May 14) – “slab fracture”
Pray for My Owner, May 13, Santa Anita R – “collapsed – sudden death” (four years old)
Scales of Justice, May 14, Churchill R – “[multiple] fractures”
Marsala Hanover, May 14, Meadowlands R – “sudden death: [probably] EIPH”
Monarch Beach, May 14, Pimlico R – “catastrophic injury during the gallop out”
Barraza, May 14, Santa Anita T – “injury during morning exercise”
Abacus, May 14, Scioto R – “shattered pastern, euthanized”
G’s Alilcrazy, May 15, Lone Star R – “flipped in gate, fell, fractured femur”
Shaldag, May 15, Monmouth R – “multiple fractures, severe ligament fragmentation”
True Upgrade, May 17, Parx R – “suffered a catastrophic injury, euthanized”
No More Miracles, May 18, Finger Lakes T – “collapsed and expired after a.m. workout”
Sharpin, May 18, Mountaineer S – “colic” (had been raced 40 times)
Pigeon Forge, May 19, Charles Town R (euth May 20) – “slab fracture”
Sunkissed Jess, May 19, Remington S – “horse died 10-15 minutes after meds”
Kenny Hustle, May 20, Finger Lakes T – “suffered sudden death” (three years old)
Princessinparadise, May 20, Finger Lakes T – “injury necessitating euthanasia”
Honey Doo, May 20, Golden Gate S – “accident in stall”
A Prize Wagon, May 20, Remington R – “complete avulsion of fetlock joint”
Boca Kitten, May 21, Belmont R – “went wrong, struck by foe, euthanized on track”
Blushing Mary, May 21, Charles Town T – “fractured pastern” (two years old)
Creative Girl, May 21, Monmouth R – “[multiple] complete, comminuted fractures”
Show Maid, May 21, Penn T – “sudden death” (five years old)
Competent, May 23, Thistledown R – “horse fractured both RF sesamoids, euthanized”
Life Is Great, May 24, Belmont S – “sudden death [while] recovering from surgery”
Relentlessly, May 24, Remington S – “horse became ataxic, fell over, [died]”
Daddy Frank, May 25, Belmont T – “collided with rail”
Shamcat, May 25, Charles Town S – “stall [death]” (raced May 14)
House Impeachment, May 26, Penn T – “injured, euthanized”
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”
Urban Dance, May 27, Los Alamitos S – “accident, shoulder”
Heza Fast Mighty, May 27, Remington R – “open, comminuted fracture”
Hunt the Front, May 29, Churchill R – “severe tearing of ligaments, avulsion”
My Panache, May 29, Golden Gate S – “accident, head”
Starship Boardwalk, May 30, Finger Lakes T – “flipped, possible fractured spine”
Desert Fog, May 30, Golden Gate R – “accident in gate”
Hong Kong Cowboy, May 30, Golden Gate R – “took a bad step”
Bob’s Bad Boy, May 30, Lone Star R – “[multiple] fractures”
unidentified 2-year-old, May 30, Ocala (Florida) T – “broke down”
yet-to-be-named 2-year-old, May 31, Santa Anita S – “accident, tibia”
Hadlen, May 31, Thistledown R (euth Jun 2) – “displaced fracture RF leg”
Crossthebay, Jun 1, Mountaineer R – “took a bad step, euthanized on the track”
Dini’s Destiny, Jun 2, Belmont R – “got vanned off, x-rayed, euthanized”
Driven to Succeed, Jun 2, Charles Town T – “condyle fracture”
Tf Fortunate One, Jun 3, Delta R – “broke both front legs” (two years old)
Range War, Jun 3, Saratoga T – “injured while breezing” (being prepped for first race)
Speed Alley, Jun 4, Belmont S – “large colon torsion”
Gold Panda, Jun 4, Belmont T – “suffered unknown injury at 1/8 pole”
Ghaaleb’s Big Win, Jun 4, Fairmount R – “euthanized and taken off the track”
Sgt. Quincannon, Jun 4, Lone Star R – “multiple compound fractures”
Dubbed in Seattle, Jun 6, Fair Meadows R – “[multiple] open fractures”
Maybe After Later, Jun 6, Parx T – “injured, euthanized”
Silver Lyric, Jun 7, Golden Gate T – “sudden death” (four years old)
Reception, Jun 7, Lone Star S – “pleuritis, pneumonia”
Emilia Strong, Jun 9, Penn R – “vanned off, euthanized”
Gingrich, Jun 10, Churchill R – “went wrong”
Pevs Rio Grand, Jun 10, Fair Meadows R – “multiple fractures”
King Seraf, Jun 10, Laurel T – “colic” (worked out earlier)
Whiskey Allround, Jun 10, Sam Houston R (euth Jun 11) – “collapsed at start; paralysis”
Miniconjou, Jun 11, Churchill R – “collapsed on the track and died” (three years old)
Miss Yum Yum, Jun 11, Delaware R – “injured, euthanized”
Badgerville, Jun 12, Belmont T – “collapsed and died” (three years old)
Slew Tang Clan, Jun 13, Parx R – “suffered a catastrophic injury, euthanized”
Da Dynasty Diva, Jun 14, Fair Meadows R – “fracture, disarticulation”
Mandate, Jun 14, Parx R – “suffered a catastrophic injury, euthanized”
Run With Grace, Jun 14, Thistledown R – “open, displaced fracture; dislocated ankle”
Untuckit, Jun 15, Los Alamitos T – “sudden death” (four years old)
Ride With Me, Jun 15, Presque Isle T – “injured, euthanized”
Frontal Assault, Jun 17, Belterra S – “bled profusely in stall – blood all over”
Blameworthy, Jun 17, Belterra R – “sesamoids fractured, attachments avulsed”
Bought by Diva, Jun 17, Charles Town S – “colitis” (raced Jun 3)
Resurrected Noble, Jun 17, Golden Gate S – “laminitis” (three years old)
Stormin Hank, Jun 18, Lone Star R – “[multiple] comminuted fractures”
Fighting Miss, Jun 18, Mountaineer T – “comminuted scapula fracture”
Dashin Maxx, Jun 18, Sam Houston R – “fracture past wire”
Cool Acclaim, Jun 19, Sacramento T – “sesamoid fracture”
Super Steamy, Jun 21, Belterra R – “ligaments completely avulsed, joint disarticulated”
Supernova, Jun 22, Saratoga S – “apparent peritonitis”
Malintent, Jun 23, Canterbury R – “suffered apparent catastrophic injury, fell”
Bahamian Girl, Jun 23, Charles Town R (euth Jun 24) – “heatstroke, fractured pelvis”
Miss Fraulein, Jun 24, Charles Town S – “infection, laminitis”
Parker’s Gold, Jun 24, Emerald R – “took a bad step, fell”
yet-to-be-named 2-year-old, Jun 24, Northfield S – “colic/impaction, euthanized”
Cheap Cheap Cheap, Jun 24, Pleasanton R – “sesamoid fracture”
Proof of Love, Jun 25, Cal Expo T – “sesamoid fracture” (being prepped for first race)
Miss Margaret Ann, Jun 25, Monmouth S – “colic” (trained Jun 14)
Untwisted, Jun 25, Parx R – “injured, vanned off, euthanized”
Fox On the Run, Jun 25, Thistledown R – “open, displaced fractures”
Independence Law, Jun 26, Monmouth R – “[multiple] fractures, extensive damage”
Chiquito Baby, Jun 26, Monmouth R – “fell – bone through skin”
Dream Fever, Jun 27, Thistledown R – “distressed post-race, went down, died”
Pharoah’s Sympathy, Jun 29, Thistledown R – “fractured scapula”
Magical Jesse, Jun 30, Retama R – “[multiple] fractures”
Bucky Bay, Jun 30, Retama R – “open fracture past wire”
True Hero, Jun 30, Thistledown R – “hit rail, fell, euthanized”
Sticky Issue, Jul 1, Churchill R – “catastrophic injury, humanely euthanized”
Jf Princess Storm, Jul 2, Fair Meadows R – “[multiple] fractures”
Action for Autism, Jul 2, Pleasanton R – “lost action”
Vindatude, Jul 3, Saratoga T – “collapsed and expired” (three years old)
Enid, Jul 4, Churchill R – “catastrophic injury to right foreleg”
Ruby Red Rocks, Jul 4, Saratoga Harness R – “broke down near 3/4 pole”
Horns For Three, Jul 7, Northfield R – “horse slowed down, fell, dead on arrival”
Heavy Handed Hanna, Jul 8, Buffalo R – “complete open fracture, euthanized on track”
Sip’n Dip, Jul 8, Monmouth R – “hit the rail, stumbled badly and fell”
My First Grammy, Jul 9, Belmont R – “broke leg after the wire”
Alfred Hanover, Jul 11, Northfield R – “drowned” (two years old)
One More Fly, Jul 16, Los Alamitos T – “musculoskeletal” (two years old)
Yei Yei, Jul 19, Parx R – “fell, catastrophic injury, euthanized”
Night Girl, Jul 20, Del Mar T – “sudden death” (two years old)
Fox Valley Adele, Jul 22, Meadowlands R – “possible heart attack” (two years old)
Megameister, Jul 23, Sacramento R – “took a bad step”
Rapacious, Jul 26, Los Alamitos T
Baby Got Back, Jul 26, Tioga S – “euthanized due to medical condition” (raced Jul 16)
Little Christy, Jul 27, Mountaineer R – “broke down, euthanized on track”
Platinum Ice, Jul 27, Parx R – “suffered a catastrophic injury, euthanized”
Racin’ Jacin, Jul 27, Thistledown R – “suffered injury, completed course, euthanized”
Black Lives Matter, Jul 29, Texas S – “died after sperm-collection/castration”
The Big S, Jul 30, Delaware R – “something went awry, euthanized”
Smokin Hot Fire, Jul 30, Los Alamitos R – “fell past wire”
Munny One, Jul 31, Del Mar T – “sudden death” (two years old)
unidentified, Aug, Delaware S – “EHV-1 symptoms, euthanized”
Show Your Cards, Aug 3, Del Mar T – “catastrophic fracture”
Credit Event, Aug 6, Saratoga T – “fractured leg, euthanized”
Plurality, Aug 6, Saratoga T – “collided with another horse”
Practice Squad, Aug 10, Saratoga T – “sustained leg injury, euthanized on track”
Awesome Gerry, Aug 10, Saratoga R – “suffered an injury, euthanized on track”
Salt Cay, Aug 11, Saratoga R – “injured, vanned off, euthanized”
Conversational, Aug 13, Churchill R – “went wrong, vanned off, euthanized”
Typhonpedia, Aug 13, Tioga R – “horse collapsed on the track” (two years old)
Super Quick, Aug 14, Ellis R – “vanned off, euthanized”

The Killing Fields: Dead Racehorses at the Various Tracks (355, and counting)

Arizona
Arizona Downs:
Rillito Park: 7 dead racehorses
Turf Paradise: 31 dead racehorses
Santa Cruz: 1 dead racehorse

Arkansas
Oaklawn Park: 7 dead racehorses

California
Del Mar: 3 dead racehorses
Golden Gate Fields: 9 dead racehorses
Los Alamitos Race Course: 11 dead racehorses
Santa Anita Park: 9 dead racehorses
Sacramento: 2 dead racehorses
San Luis Rey: 1 dead racehorse
Cal Expo: 2 dead racehorses
Pleasanton: 2 dead racehorses

Colorado
Arapahoe Park:

Delaware
Delaware Park: 3 dead racehorses

Florida
Gulfstream Park: 2 dead racehorses
Tampa Bay Downs: 2 dead racehorses
Palm Meadows Training Facility:
Pompano Park:
Ocala (Breeze Show): 1 dead racehorse

Illinois
Fairmount Park: 2 dead racehorses
Hawthorne Race Course:

Indiana
Indiana Grand:
Hoosier Park:

Iowa
Prairie Meadows:

Kentucky
Churchill Downs: 8 dead racehorses
Ellis Park: 1 dead racehorse
Keeneland: 2 dead racehorses
Kentucky Downs:
Turfway Park: 2 dead racehorses
WinStar Farm: 1 dead racehorse

Louisiana
Delta Downs: 1 dead racehorse
Evangeline Downs:
Fair Grounds: 1 dead racehorse
Louisiana Downs:

Maryland
Laurel Park: 10 dead racehorses
Pimlico Race Course: 1 dead racehorse

Minnesota
Canterbury Park: 1 dead racehorse

Nebraska
Columbus Racing:
Fonner Park: 2 dead racehorses
Horsemen’s Park:
Lincoln Race Course:

New Jersey
Monmouth Park: 7 dead racehorses
Meadowlands: 4 dead racehorse

New Mexico
Albuquerque:
Ruidoso Downs:
Sunland Park:
Sunray Park:
Zia Park:

New York
Aqueduct Racetrack: 7 dead racehorses
Belmont Park: 29 dead racehorses
Finger Lakes Racetrack: 6 dead racehorses
Saratoga Race Course: 8 dead racehorses
Batavia Downs:
Buffalo Raceway: 1 dead racehorse
Monticello Raceway:
Saratoga Harness: 4 dead racehorses
Tioga Downs: 2 dead racehorses
Vernon Downs: 2 dead racehorses

North Carolina
Charlotte (Queen’s Cup): 1 dead racehorse

Ohio
Belterra Park: 4 dead racehorses
Mahoning Valley: 13 dead racehorses
Thistledown: 9 dead racehorses
Miami Valley: 2 dead racehorses
Northfield Park: 10 dead racehorses
Scioto Downs: 1 dead racehorse

Oklahoma
Fair Meadows: 4 dead racehorses
Remington Park: 16 dead racehorses
Will Rogers Downs: 5 dead racehorses

Oregon
Grants Pass:

Pennsylvania
Parx Racing: 25 dead racehorses
Penn National: 8 dead racehorses
Presque Isle Downs: 2 dead racehorses
Meadows: 1 dead racehorse
Pocono: 1 dead racehorse

South Carolina
Camden (steeplechase): 1 dead racehorse

Texas
Lone Star Park: 5 dead racehorses
Retama Park: 2 dead racehorses
Sam Houston Park: 5 dead racehorses
Gillespie County Fair:
Texas clinic: 1 dead racehorse

Virginia
Colonial Downs:

Washington
Emerald Downs: 1 dead racehorse
Sun Downs:

West Virginia
Charles Town Races: 35 dead racehorses
Mountaineer Racetrack: 8 dead racehorses

Wyoming
Energy Downs:
Sweetwater Downs:

Sources:
Arizona Department of Gaming
California Horse Racing Board
Colorado Department of Revenue
Delaware Racing Commission
Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation
Idaho Racing Commission
Illinois Racing Board
Indiana Horse Racing Commission
Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission
Louisiana Racing Commission
Maine Department of Agriculture
Maryland Racing Commission
Massachusetts Gaming Commission
Michigan Gaming Control Board
Minnesota Racing Commission
Montana Department of Commerce
Nebraska State Racing Commission
Nevada Gaming Control Board
New Jersey Racing Commission
New Mexico Racing Commission
New York State Gaming Commission
North Dakota Racing Commission
Ohio State Racing Commission
Oklahoma Horse Racing Commission
Oregon Racing Commission
Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture
Texas Racing Commission
Virginia Racing Commission
Washington Horse Racing Commission
West Virginia Racing Commission
Wyoming Pari-Mutuel Commission
Equibase
National Steeplechase Association
Press
Track Officials

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of this list. That said, my information is only as good as the information I receive. If it can be proved that a horse appears in error, I will dutifully remove.