The Broken, Bleeding, and Dead – Last Week in U.S. Racing

Last week in U.S. Thoroughbred and QuarterHorse Racing

Blaze’n Prospector “vanned off” at Turf
Dom Dee Dom Dom “collapsed…vanned off” at Zia
Hot Tub “vanned off” at Portland
Fast TB “appeared to break down…fell…vanned off” at Zia
Dom Funny “fell over a stricken rival” (above) at Zia
Gamer Am I “appeared to take a bad step…vanned off” (same race as two above) at Zia
Mystical Prince “came back bleeding from the nose” at Charles Town
Blame Her Way “vanned off” at Charles Town
Austin’s Xchanger “appeared in distress” at Finger Lakes
P.O. Jet “vanned off” at Hawthorne
Call Me Squirt “broke his right front…euthanized” at Penn
Oklahoma Z “vanned off” at Remington
Three Perfections “bad step…catastrophic injury…euthanized on track” at Aqueduct
Tribal Ann “pulled up in distress” at Del Mar – subsequently confirmed dead
Brileys Toast “vanned” at Evangeline
Warleggan “hit a fallen foe, DNF” at Turfway
Mister McGehee “went wrong, vanned off” at Turfway
Adorably Sweet “vanned off” at Del Mar
Roman Bird “vanned off” at Fair Grounds
T Sizzle “vanned off” at Laurel
Bird of Trey “suffered a catastrophic injury…euthanized” at Parx

Many if not most of the “Vanned” will resurface on my year-end FOIA Kill-Reports.
“Bled/Returned Bleeding From Nostrils” typically indicates pulmonary hemorrhage.

(source: Equibase)

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  1. These apologists, supporters, and participators are human parasitic leeches.
    This list is a reflection of a modern day death camp, legitimized widespread massive suffering of sentient beings all for fancy hats, and $2 bets.
    There are no amount of jobs that justifies this utter unconscionable bloodbath – none.
    So sorry for all racehorses who were maimed by these pathetic, morally bankrupt people.

  2. Horseracing is the only enterprise where cheating and cruelty are rewarded and criminals operate as legitimate business people.

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