Since Jan 1, 2014, Horseracing Wrongs Has Confirmed
Horse Kills at U.S. Tracks
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The Indiana Horse Racing Commission has signed off on a six-year suspension for veterinarian Cynthia Loomis. According to a BloodHorse article, Loomis “injected two horses entered to race with Lasix and ACTH; failed to report to the regulatory vet within 24 hours two intra-articular joint injections she administered to a horse at the track; and…
“He was a horse who never had an issue and just loved his job. It’s crushing. Gut-wrenching for all of us.” The he was 9-year-old Cross Border, who, says the DRF, “succumbed to an apparent cardiac arrest” at Gulfstream Thursday. The wrenched gut belongs to trainer Mike Maker, who, it appears, is utterly oblivious to…