Recent kills reported by the NYS Gaming Commission:
5-year-old Hidden Accounts, Belmont, June 29 – “horse spooked, fell awkwardly, would not stand – euthanized”
3-year-old Dream Player, Belmont, July 2 – “unseated rider in post parade, ran off main track, flipped over inside rail of training track sustaining blunt trauma – euthanized”
5-year-old Small Print, Finger Lakes, July 3 – “unseated rider [while training], ran to barn; torn/rupture[d] tendon – euthanized”
To date, 52 racehorses have died at New York State tracks in 2017.