Killed, 2018

American Racehorses Killed in Action (Racing or Training), 2018. (Please note: This list will grow exponentially when I begin filing my annual FOIA requests at the end of the year. For context, please see killed lists from previous years.)

Brianna’s Bucket, January 1, Gulfstream R
Lust for Money, January 2, Parx R
Buckwellspent, January 3, Tampa Bay R
Not Above Love, January 7, Laurel T
unidentified, January 1-January 7, Santa Anita
Electric Alphabet, January 8, Mahoning R
Leavem in Malibu, January 8, Palm Meadows (Florida) T
Alex the Terror, January 9, Belmont T
Honor the Empire, January 9, Mahoning R
Oversized, January 10, Mahoning R
Dancingwiththeangels, January 10, Retama T
Tenacions Tally, January 10, Turf R
D. K. Two Step, January 12, Laurel R
Arunachala, January 12, Santa Anita R
Contrapunto, January 13, Retama T
Nick A.D. Mass, January 14, Golden Gate T
No Love Lost, January 14, Laurel R
Another Forever, January 14, Turf R
Betrbegone, January 14, Turf R
Double Cabernet, January 15, Gulfstream R
yet-to-be-named, January 16, Santa Anita T
Run for Bruce, January 16, Tampa Bay T
Forty Lengths, January 18, Gulfstream R
Old Dubai, January 19, Belmont T
Spiritual Warrior, January 19, Santa Anita pre-R
Verraco, January 19, Santa Anita R
Tree Peeps, January 19, Tampa Bay R (euthanized January 20)
Upsidedwnpineapple, January 21, Turf R
Time to Shine, January 25, Charles Town R
Dominic the Quick, January 25, Charles Town R
Marilyn’s Passion, January 25, Penn R
Takeit Tothe Limit, January 25, Turf T
I Dream of Bugsy, January 26, Golden Gate R
Eye of the Lion, January 26, Gulfstream R
Vua Saigon, January 26, Laurel R
Saenger, January 26, Mahoning T
Sing the Dream, January 27, Aqueduct R
Purring On Empty, January 28, Aqueduct R
Exonerate, January 28, Gulfstream T
unidentified, January 22-January 28, Santa Anita
R Kinsley Doll, January 28, Tampa Bay R
My Cotton Jones, January 29, Parx R
Wind Spirit, January 30, Parx R
Offlee Charmer, February 1, Penn R
Vim, February 3, Laurel R (euthanized February 4)
Sheri Sugar Rush, February 3, Turf R
Arrivano, February 4, Laurel R
Rocky Litigation, February 5, Turf T
Barbwirebilly, February 6, Mahoning R
Pay Or Play, February 6, Turf T
Watercross, February 7, Gulfstream R
unnamed, February 10, Turf T
Black Tornado, February 10, Turf R
Syndrome, February 11, Golden Gate R
Base Command, February 11, Gulfstream T
Teresita Gb, February 11, Turf T
Currency Rate, February 12, Gulfstream T
Uncle Mike, February 13, Sam Houston T
Tribal Fighter, February 15, Santa Anita R
The Brick, February 15, Turfway R
Industry Leader, February 16, Charles Town R
Unleash Him, February 16, Gulfstream R
Summer Gems, February 16, Laurel T
Del Mar Darling, February 16, Santa Anita R
Tutti Sanno, February 17, Tampa Bay R
unidentified, February 12-February 18, Santa Anita
Smoke N the Bottle, February 18, Tampa Bay T
The Spinmeister, February 18, Turf T
Forever Just, February 19, Northfield R
Brenda J, February 21, Charles Town R
Game Piece, February 23, Los Alamitos R
Destiny’s Song, February 23, Tampa Bay R
Goliath’s Girl, February 24, Golden Gate R
Sistine Sista, February 24, Gulfstream R
Send It In, February 24, Gulfstream R
Paiges Magic Man, February 24, Mahoning R
Boom Boys, February 24, Rillito T
Great Selection, February 24, Turf R
Rum Therapy, February 25, Fonner T
Cimmaron Chief, February 25, Fonner R
Realwin, February 25, Rillito R
unidentified, February 19-February 25, Santa Anita
Awaken, February 25, Tampa Bay T
Signature Data, February 28, Gulfstream T
Mission Awareness, February 28, Tampa Bay R
Mr. Padre, February 28, Turf R
Silverado Mist, March 1, Santa Anita R
Third Man In, March 2, Gulfstream R
Caladonia, March 2, Mahoning R
Melvinized, March 3, Rillito R
Boo Boo Bear, March 3, Turf R
You Decide, March 3, Turf R
Village Express, March 4, Gulfstream T
Coolidge, March 4, Turf R
Western Tryst, March 5, Mahoning R
Ciaran, March 6, Belmont T
Evening Up, March 6, Turf R
Warren’s Tricia R., March 7, Mahoning R
Won Gold, March 7, Sam Houston T
Leucosia, March 7, Tampa Bay T
Kafister, March 7, Turf T
The Hardy Boys, March 8, Remington T
A Fleet Attitude, March 10, Aqueduct R
Turbulent Power, March 10, Charles Town R
Gato Dolce, March 10, Laurel R
We Have a Favorite, March 10, Los Alamitos R
Chicks Fancy Me, March 10, Remington R
Wheres Hollywood, March 10, Rillito R
Motown Sound, March 11, Aqueduct R
Ventina, March 11, Gulfstream R (euthanized March 12)
Dubai Bob, March 11, GulfstreamW T
Lassie’s Reward, March 11, Turf R
Troublewithatee, March 12, Mahoning R
Mourinho, March 12, Santa Anita T
Defiant Red, May 13, Lone Star T
Revolutionize, May 13, Lone Star R
General Stryker, March 13, Sam Houston R
Triple Vodka Memorys, March 13, Turf T
Lawgiver Hanover, March 13, Yonkers R
Portent, March 14, Charles Town R
B J’s K Town Girl, March 14, Gulfstream T (euthanized March 15)
Threefortyfive, March 15, Aqueduct T (euthanized March 16)
Ellashoo, March 15, Fair Grounds R
Cleopatra’s Gold, March 15, Oaklawn R
Cash Broker, March 16, Fonner T
Irst, March 16, Mahoning R
Tiz a Par, March 16, Sam Houston R (euthanized May 22)
Mr. Lou, March 16, Tampa Bay T
Tyler U, March 16, Tampa Bay T
Cash Prize, March 17, Golden Gate R
Coxswain, March 17, Gulfstream R
Onde Ah Mo, March 17, Santa Anita R
The Truth Or Else, March 17, Turfway R
Shesashadylady, March 18, Fonner R
Boom Boom Bango, March 18, Santa Anita R
unidentified, March 12-March 18, Santa Anita
unidentified, March 12-March 18, Santa Anita
Medicine Bundle, March 19, Emerald T
Love Rules, March 19, Parx R
Tribal Table, March 20, Turf R
Bedlam, March 20, Will Rogers R
Real Love, March 21, Gulfstream T
Foxtrot Romeo, March 23, Golden Gate R
Bandits Glory, March 23, Laurel T
Dial Me In, March 23, Santa Anita R
Atizapan, March 24, Gulfstream R
Ready Poncho, March 24, Hawthorne T
You’re a Daisy, March 24, Los Alamitos R
Giles Fair, March 24, Parx R
Awesome Alma, May 24, Pimlico R
Tf Carters Kick, March 24, Remington R
Admiral Alexis, March 25, Laurel T
unidentified, March 19-March 25, Santa Anita
Little Jimmy B, March 29, Laurel T
Raging Regina, March 31, Laurel T
Getaway Car, March 31, Mahoning R
Snowber, March 31, Tampa Bay R
Morning Song, April 1, Gulfstream R
unidentified, March 26-April 1, Santa Anita
unidentified, March 26-April 1, Santa Anita
Russian Greek, April 2, Mahoning R
Pappy’s Pal, April 2, Yonkers R
New Road, April 3, Parx R
Lucky Kentucky, April 6, Fonner R
Precious Move, April 6, Lone Star T
Milo Milo, April 7, Aqueduct R (euthanized April 9)
Maydaymaydaymayday, April 7, Golden Gate T
Nite Goggles, April 7, Hawthorne T
Joshuasistheway, April 9, Turf T
Mister Bree, April 9, Will Rogers R
Celestial Image, April 10, Mahoning R
Magical Memory, April 10, Tampa Bay T
Clooney Drummond, April 11, Buffalo R
Lastofthe Moniqns, April 11, Mahoning T
Arabian Queen, April 11, Tampa Bay R
Enders Cat, April 12, GulfstreamW T
Baby Spencer, April 12, Lone Star T
yet-to-be-named, April 12, Palm Meadows (Florida) T
Valerie Victoria, April 12, Penn R
Overdraft, April 13, Aqueduct R (euthanized June 3)
Hazel Ann I Am, April 14, Keeneland R
Sticksandbricks, April 14, Laurel T
Ice On the Severn, April 14, Laurel R
Tango Delta, April 14, Laurel R
Queen Otaheite, April 14, Lone Star T
North Ocean, April 14, Parx R
Sicilian Star, April 14, Turf T
Katillac Charm, April 14, Will Rogers R
My Sweet Emma, April 15, Santa Anita R
unidentified, April 9-April 15, Santa Anita
Rockin Finish, April 17, Miami Valley R
Act of Heroism, April 19, Hawthorne R
Native Jaylo, April 20, Golden Gate R (died April 22)
Ride This Train, April 20, Remington R
Xten, April 20, Santa Anita T
Laguna Dream, April 21, Gulfstream T
Bullards Alley, April 21, Keeneland R
Ten Blessings, April 21, Santa Anita R
Twas Nero, April 22, Gulfstream R
Ganesh, April 22, Palm Meadows (Florida) T
unidentified, April 20-April 22, Los Alamitos R
Seminole Charlie, April 22, Tampa Bay R
Up Front Out the Door, April 23, Miami Valley R
Glendo, April 25, Prairie T
Yosemite Camn, April 28, Buffalo R
My Gal Sarah, April 28, Fonner T
Elite Five, April 28, Sam Houston R
Tiz Rolly, April 28, Turf R
Runningunninrascal, April 29, Lone Star R
Oh My Gravy, April 29, Prairie R
Hatter’s Run, April 29, Thistledown T
Mr Dynasty, April 29, Turf T
Fighter Gone Wild, April 29, Turf R
Tap On a Star, April 30, Turf R
unidentified, May-September, Canterbury R
unidentified, May-September, Canterbury R
unidentified, May-September, Canterbury R
unidentified, May-September, Canterbury R
unidentified, May-September, Canterbury R
unidentified, May-September, Canterbury R
unidentified, May-September, Canterbury T
unidentified, May-September, Canterbury T
unidentified, May-September, Canterbury T
Belt High, May 3, Belmont T
Indulgent Tythings, May 3, Lone Star T
Pappi Juan, May 5, Tampa Bay T
Desert Affair, May 6, Belmont R
unidentified, April 30-May 6, Santa Anita
Doeseedoe, May 6, Santa Cruz R
Hard Left, May 7, Tampa Bay T
White Lightning, May 8, Monmouth T
Blackhawk Beauty, May 11, Golden Gate R
Bound to Windsor, May 12, Charles Town R
Jazz One Lady, May 12, Remington R
Beaus Famous, May 12, Sam Houston R
Hold On Hattie, May 13, Belterra R
unidentified, May 7-May 13, Santa Anita
The Berber, May 14, Finger Lakes T
Prime Number, May 14, Presque Isle R
Paradise Lost, May 15, Harrington R
Steve Says No, May 15, Monmouth T
Frazier Double, May 16, Evangeline R
Colonel Crawford, May 17, Pimlico R
Raegen Harper, May 18, Prairie R
Lost Creek, May 19, Arlington T
Half Grey, May 19, Gulfstream R
Dreaming of Jo Jo, May 19, Gulfstream R
Fast Munny, May 19, Santa Anita R
Colonial Kendra, May 20, Lone Star R
The Ranch, May 20, Lone Star R
Minnie Delite Df, May 20, Miles City R
Inseperable Ruby, May 20, Remington R
yet-to-be-named 2-year-old, May 20, Timonium
Ollygundon, May 23, Belterra T
Put It Back Jack, May 23, Thistledown R
Mark My Style, May 24, Belmont T
Turf Prince, May 24, Charles Town R
Awesome On Feet, May 24, Gulfstream R
Awesome Alma, May 24, Pimlico R
Mile Street, May 24, Presque Isle R
Street Passage, May 26, Fair Hill R
Bird Orr Brady, May 27, Lone Star R
Last Pain Gl, May 27, Remington R
unidentified, May 23-May 28, Golden Gate T
Right On the Nose, May 28, Remington R
Major Hit, May 29, Thistledown R
unidentified, May 30, Golden Gate T
My Pal Archie, May 30, Mountaineer R
Un Bandido, May 30, Thistledown T
Selway, June 1, Arapahoe R
Califo Cat, June 1, Golden Gate R
Seward’s Gift, June 1, Lone Star R
Cow Town Coyote, June 1, Palm Meadows (Florida) T
Tasmania, June 2, Belterra R
Special Candy High, June 2, Remington R
Waya Ed, June 2, Santa Anita R
unidentified, June 3, Golden Gate T
unidentified, June 3, Golden Gate T
Pray for Bourbon, June 3, Monmouth R
Proud Hunter, June 3, Prairie T
unidentified, May 28-June 3, Santa Anita
Cash Poor, June 3, Saratoga Harness R
Montauk, June 7, Belmont T
Amada Rafaela, June 7, Santa Anita R
See Omega, June 8, Fair Meadows R
My Erin, June 9, Belterra R
Oasis Wells, June 9, Emerald R
Bring the Action, June 9, Horsemen’s R
Dauns First Desirio, June 10, Arapahoe R (died at hospital next day)
Ok Braveheart, June 10, Ocean R
Frankentap (probably sic), June 11, Lone Star T
Bank Account, June 12, Fairmount R
Schomberg, June 12, Finger Lakes T
Cha Cha Charlie, June 12, Louisiana R
Winning Edge, June 13, Thistledown R
Classy Cara, June 14, Belmont T
Big O’s Tavern, June 15, Arlington R
Big Kid, June 16, Golden Gate T
Freeze the Account, June 17, Belmont R
Bet the Harbor, June 17, Emerald T
Digits, June 17, Gulfstream R
Kristina Nag Ulera, June 17, Lone Star T
Secret Voodoo, June 17, Prairie R
Tiffany Diamond, June 17, Santa Anita R
unidentified, June 11-June 17, Santa Anita
Mr. Euro, June 18, Delaware R
Run Juja Run, June 19, Finger Lakes R (euthanized June 27)
Baccarat Dream, June 20, Delaware T
Asian Trick, June 20, Laurel T
El Chiflado, June 20, Thistledown R
Goodrockingirl, June 21, Evangeline R
Mary Pray for Us, June 21, Finger Lakes R
New Pass, June 23, Belmont R
Killer Fast, June 23, Chippewa R
Fddapache, June 23, Fair Meadows R
Head Hunter, June 23, Monmouth R
Dashing Roja, June 23, Oak Tree R
R Swift Taylor, June 24, GulfstreamW T
Royal Pass, June 24, Laurel R
Luzinski, June 27, Belmont R
Phantom Flyer, June 27, Golden Gate T
The Checotah Kid, June 28, Canterbury R
Frensham, June 29, Belterra R
Citizen Sam, June 29, Emerald R
Exotic Sin, June 29, Evangeline R
Blame It On Ashlee, June 29, Gulfstream T
Clever Thunder, June 30, Belterra R
Payntermaniac, June 30, Churchill R
Noregretsfornow, June 30, Delaware R
Imperial Legacy, June 30, Los Alamitos R
First Prize Choice, June 30, Wyoming R
Dominance Period, July 1, Arapahoe R
Fooled Again, July 1, Wyoming R
Unbridled Gift, July 4, Delaware R (euthanized July 13)
Dream Host, July 4, Finger Lakes R
Magic Mark, July 4, Los Alamitos R
Planned Escape, July 4, Thistledown R
Kelly Kip, July 5, Fair Meadows R
Summer King, July 5, Prairie R
Vivvid, July 6, Retama R
Preachers Money, July 7, Arapahoe R
Gins and Giggles, July 7, Arapahoe R
Sully’s Dream, July 7, Arlington R (euthanized July 12)
Somewhere Outthere, July 7, Charles Town R
Kaylees Krazy Fury, July 7, Fair Meadows R
David’s Elaine, July 7, Finger Lakes R
Marathon Boy, July 7, Monmouth R
Paste, July 7, Prairie R
Presumptuous, July 7, Saratoga T
Anatevka, July 7, Suffolk R
Abit Cranky, July 7, Wyoming R
Seared, July 8, Los Alamitos R
Desert Safari, July 8, Suffolk R
Stella’s Honor, July 9, Louisiana R
Minor Legend, July 14, Laurel R
Kaitain, July 14, Laurel R (euthanized July 21)
Bookofmatches, July 14, Los Alamitos R
Defenestration, July 15, Laurel T
Markeesa, July 15, Laurel R
Amigo, July 15, Laurel R
Naughtycitydancer, July 15, Lone Star T
Oliver’s Bull, July 15, Prairie R
Cd Otta Be Proud, July 15, Wyoming R
Loyal Soldier, July 15, Wyoming R
Wild Lil Rebel, July 18, Louisiana R
Royal Disturbance, July 19, Fair Meadows R
Eyesonthepreacher, July 19, Lone Star R
Early Bid, July 19, Lone Star R (died 24 hours later)
Ask Alex, July 20, Arlington T
Larry Rocks, July 20, Arlington R
She Walks On Water, July 21, Emerald R
Alpha Nine, July 21, Fair Meadows R
Run for President, July 21, Gillespie R
Cadillac Express, July 21, Golden Gate T
Ounce Hanover, July 21, Northville R
Star Quest, July 22, Arlington R (found dead next morning after being “vanned off”)
Bobby Abu Dhabi, July 22, Del Mar T
Gavinator, July 22, Emerald R
Archie’s Revenge, July 22, Laurel R
unidentified, July 20-July 22, Los Alamitos R (possibly Im Ur Cutie Pie, July 20)
Dashin Country Honey, July 22, Wyoming R
Passel, July 24, Monmouth T
My Giant, July 25, Delaware R
Oso Strong, July 25, Golden Gate T
Heartspoke, July 25, Saratoga R
Gallo de Oro, July 26, Delaware R
Sir Smack, July 26, Prairie R
Black Gargola, July 27, Arapahoe R
Emerald Candy, July 27, Emerald R
Intrepid Humor, July 28, Arlington T
Calculated Chaos, July 28, Emerald R
Menorah Lora, July 28, Laurel R
Macho Citizen, July 28, Saratoga R
Skidazzle, July 29, Golden Gate T
Unusual Kiddy, July 29, Los Alamitos R
unidentified, July 27-July 29, Los Alamitos R
unidentified, July 27-July 29, Los Alamitos R
Charlonique, July 30, Belmont T
Parapente, July 30, Delaware R
Maddie’s Revenge, July 30, Finger Lakes R
Chicago Sally, July 31, Monmouth T
Mairis, August 1, Delaware R
C Red Illusion, August 3, Retama R (found dead next morning)
Half Ready, August 4, Arlington T
Irish Spring, August 4, Del Mar R
C R B Eyes, August 4, Retama R
Ruths Favorite, August 4, Wyoming R
Giant Breeze, August 5, Arlington R
Cruzin in Style, August 5, Emerald R
Charming Ruler, August 5, Emerald R (euthanized August 9)
unidentified, August 2-August 5, Los Alamitos R
unidentified, August 2-August 5, Los Alamitos R
Rewired, August 5, Santa Rosa R
Your Flys Down, August 5, Wyoming R
Gabriella, August 6, Belmont T
Las Vegas Storm, August 7, Retama R
My Perfect Gem, August 8, Finger Lakes R
Beta Phone, August 8, Retama T
Rojo Pita, August 8, Retama R
Oh Dear Lord, August 9, Prairie R
Have to Go, August 9, Prairie R
Mobiledixie, August 11, Arapahoe R
Get Mad Gracie, August 11, Fairmount R
Lady Arya, August 12, Belterra R
unidentified, August 8-August 12, Del Mar
unidentified, August 8-August 12, Del Mar
Separteen, August 12, Wyoming R
Triple Dog Dare, August 13, Arlington T
Dallas Seelster, August 14, Northfield R
Amplify, August 16, Laurel R
Magic Mangus, August 17, Monmouth R (euthanized August 31)
Biz Boss, August 17, Saratoga T
Gata’s Applause, August 18, Monmouth R
Rise Above It, August 18, Thistledown R
Brook’s Biz, August 18, White Pine R
Indifference, August 20, Saratoga T
Geremel Hanover, August 21, Plainridge R
Jls Shes Sassy, August 24, Fair Grounds R
Tiz a Trill, August 24, Laurel T
Zeppo, August 24, Los Alamitos pre-R
Off Road, August 25, Delaware R
First Attempt, August 26, Arlington T
Tootsonine, August 26, Belterra T
unidentified, August 24-August 26, Los Alamitos R
Bowie, August 26, Saratoga R
Coverallyourbases, August 27, Delaware R
Check My Pulse, August 27, Monticello R
Mischief Maker, August 28, Tioga T
Euro Green, August 29, Remington R
Swift One, August 30, Finger Lakes T
Wild Chieftain, August 31, Canterbury R
Im Insatiable Too, August 31, Emerald R
Chocolate Bourbon, August 31, Monmouth R
Reaching Jupiter, August 31, Sweetwater R
Az Dreamer, September 1, Emerald R
Whispering Justice, September 1, Indiana R
Ava Atticus, September 2, Arlington R (euthanized September 4)
Incense, September 2, Belterra T
Gotanorangecrush, September 2, Belterra R
Mz Brown, September 2, Del Mar R
Dazzlin Tom, September 2, Louisiana R
Vivid Image, September 2, Monmouth R
Mizz Wizz, September 3, Elko R
Victory’s Idol, September 4, Monmouth T
Prince Isaac, September 4, Retama R
Love Ya Honey, September 4, Retama R (euthanized September 5)
Pay My Feed Bill, September 5, Thistledown R
Valley Child, September 6, Los Alamitos T
Pepe the Legend, September 7, Emerald R
Quaff, September 8, Belmont T
Chattel, September 8, Kentucky Downs R
Bronson, September 8, Kentucky Downs R
Cool Breeze De Vie, September 8, Tioga R
Daddy Duke, September 9, Golden Gate R
unidentified, September 7-September 9, Los Alamitos R
Cruzin Wrangler, September 9, Prairie R
Justa Minyun, September 9, Prairie R
Chloes Smoke N Fame, September 9, Sweetwater R
Df Painted Pilot, September 9, Will Rogers R
Cleo’s Reign, early September, Finger Lakes T (euthanized September 13)
Hurricane Hank, September 13, Arlington R
X Tra Real, September 13, Pimlico T
Business Expense, September 13, Saratoga T
Lofty Cause, September 14, Emerald R
Crafty Estate, September 14, Laurel R
Simpson, September 14, Laurel R
Ever Special, September 16, Emerald R
Dudacity, September 16, Gulfstream R
Hard Study, September 16, Saratoga T (euthanized September 18)
Phil’s Cocktail, September 17, Thistledown R
G P’s Girl, September 20, Arlington R
Ricochet Bay, September 20, Churchill R
Loose, September 21, Belmont R
Conquest Hiosilver, September 21, Churchill R
Medlin, September 22, Churchill R
Johnny Jean, September 22, Will Rogers R
Altai, September 23, Arlington T
Lilt, September 23, Churchill R
You Know Too, September 24, Delaware R (euthanized October 1)
Maderno, September 24, Monmouth T
Obscene Britches, September 24, Mountaineer R
Forbade, September 24, Saratoga T
City Pie, September 25, Plainridge R (euthanized September 27)
Puturseatbelton, September 26, Delaware T
Kieran Street, September 27, Finger Lakes R
Ta Ta Nomoro, September 28, Remington R
Windy Cape, September 29, Belterra R
Martha Rose, September 29, Belterra R
Category Two, September 29, Charles Town R
unidentified, September 29, Gulfstream T
unidentified, September 29, Gulfstream T
Shades of Grey, September 29, Meadowlands R (euthanized October 1)
Aqua Bel Sar, September 30, Belmont T
Skrilla, September 30, Pimlico T
unidentified, September 24-September 30, Santa Anita
unidentified, September 24-September 30, Santa Anita
Claret Jug, October 4, Remington R
Landbank, October 4, Remington R
Pennsyltucky Lilly, October 5, Charles Town R
Matthew’s Thunder, October 5, Hawthorne R
Straight Tequila, October 5, Laurel R
Rubys Fire, October 5, Laurel R
Pianito Alluring Way, October 5, Lone Star R
Put It Forward, October 5, Penn R
Hiclass Return, October 5, Prairie R
Panchester United, October 5, Saratoga Harness R
Charnley River, October 6, Finger Lakes R
G S Wintermeyer, October 6, Los Alamitos R
St. Barts, October 6, Saratoga T
Distance Deal, October 6, Will Rogers R
unidentified, October 5-October 7, Los Alamitos R
Greed Is Good, October 7, Parx R
Tiza Fine Fella, October 9, Zia R
K’s Cabernet, October 10, Aqueduct T
Lazy Daisy May, October 10, Mountaineer R
Kaige Fighter, October 11, Prairie R
Hooligan, October 12, Will Rogers R
Ls Prince, October 13, Prairie R
Tactical Miss, October 13, Remington R
Financing Dreams, October 13, Thistledown R
Miss Technicality, October 14, Belmont T
Tell You What, October 14, Belmont R
Inorbit, October 14, Laurel T
unidentified, October 12-October 14, Los Alamitos R
unidentified, October 8-October 14, Santa Anita
Jess Pure Class, October 14, Turf R
Sweet Reef, October 15, Monmouth T
Looking At You, October 16, Mountaineer R
Next Dance, October 17, Keeneland R
Tiz Hot, October 17, Thistledown R
Flirtin N Flashin, October 18, Finger Lakes R
Beau Square, October 18, Santa Anita R
Blixt, October 19, Charles Town R
Top Man Michael, October 20, Far Hills R
Vic the Boss, October 20, Hawthorne R
Bitz and a Chair, October 20, Turf R
Semper Frey, October 21, Hawthorne T
Jl Separate Treasure, October 21, Will Rogers R
Twin Deuce, October 24, Hawthorne R
Fistfulloffite, October 25, Remington R (euthanized October 31)
Rahy’s Bandit, October 26, Belmont T
Kate’s Cat, October 26, Hawthorne R
Gamezapper, October 26, Los Alamitos R
E Licious, October 26, Penn R
Okie Debutante, October 26, Remington R
Tariq, October 26, Santa Anita T
Jesfixinto, October 27, Will Rogers R
A True Giant, early October, Belmont T (euthanized October 28)
unidentified, October 22-October 28, Santa Anita
unidentified, October 22-October 28, Santa Anita
Racin Blue Jean, October 28, Turf R
Impulse Buy, October 30, Monmouth T
Del Mar Bert, October 31, Hawthorne T
Raven’s Sonde, November 1, Charles Town R
Jury, November 2, Turf R
Very Elegant, November 3, Mahoning R
Gotcha Gabin, November 4, Aqueduct T
unidentified, October 29-November 4, Santa Anita
Buddy’s Tiz, November 5, Belmont T
Alpha Pegasus, November 5, Turf T
Protostar, November 6, Mahoning R
Smooth Move, November 8, Aqueduct T
Love to Party, November 8, Charles Town R
Tizz Hip, November 8, Finger Lakes T
Yankee’s Milestone, November 8, Laurel T
New York Kitty, November 8, Plainridge R
Makin the Dough, November 8, Remington R
Reedini, November 9, Laurel T
Dove Dynasty, November 9, Laurel T
Mischievous Star, November 9, Penn R
New York Harbor, November 10, Churchill T
Outamoway Girls, November 10, Remington R
Oltigbitties, November 10, Will Rogers R
Andesine, November 11, Aqueduct R
unidentified, November 11, Golden Gate T
unidentified, November 9-November 11, Los Alamitos R
Wentzylvania, November 12, Parx R
Whateverybodywants, November 14, Laurel T
Last Chant, November 15, Finger Lakes R
Metric System, November 17, Turf T
Prados Way, November 17, Turf T
unidentified, Nov 16-Nov 18, Los Alamitos R (probably Arizona Icon or Vip Firm)
Finale’s Dolly, November 18, Turf T
Trigger Warning, November 19, Mahoning R (euthanized November 20)
Paramont, November 19, Remington R
Werewarningyou, November 19, Turf R
Whats Up Hero, November 21, Hawthorne T
Adversary, November 22, Laurel R
Heaven in Her Eyes, November 23, Los Alamitos R
Rebel On the Run, November 23, Los Alamitos R
Toy’s Party, November 23, Turf R
Thurman, November 24, Hawthorne R
Dowager Countess, November 24, Mahoning R
Oh Yes I Did, November 24, Turf R
unidentified, November 19-November 25, Del Mar
Holy Schnikes, November 25, Los Alamitos R
Special Walk, November 25, Los Alamitos R
Malibu Strings, November 29, Belmont T
Call Me Squirt, November 30, Penn R
Oklahoma Z, November 30, Remington R
Three Perfections, December 1, Aqueduct R
Tribal Ann, December 1, Del Mar R
Gonnarockyourworld, December 1, Northfield R
unidentified, November 26-December 2, Del Mar
unidentified, November 30-December 2, Los Alamitos R
Bird of Trey, December 2, Parx R
La Relampago, December 4, Mahoning R
Angel Tears, December 4, Turf R
Stella Nova, December 5, Charles Town R
Frankies Rockngirl, December 7, Batavia R
Redwhiteandheaven, December 7, Batavia R
Weekend Liberty, December 7, Charles Town R
Sailor Brodee, December 7, Hawthorne R
The Last Factor, December 7, Turfway R
Bluegrass Flash, December 8, Aqueduct R (euthanized December 9)
Take Your Chances, December 8, Charles Town R
Candlestick Nic, December 8, Laurel R
unidentified, December 3-December 9, Los Alamitos R (most likely Miss Dialed, Dec 7)
unidentified, December 7-December 9, Los Alamitos R
Hazana, December 10, Laurel T
Major Drama, December 10, Mahoning R
Holy Chrome, December 10, Mountaineer R
Warrior Lake, December 10, Parx R
Unusual Champ, December 12, Turf R
Ragazza Ritmo, December 13, Delta R
Chirpy Bird, December 14, Remington R
She Is Fuzzy, December 16, Hawthorne T
Consensus Thinking, December 20, Aqueduct R
Sambucca Steve, December 20, Gulfstream R
Legendary Vision, December 22, Hawthorne R
Big Mischief, December 23, Aqueduct R
Uglich, December 26, Gulfstream R
Any Darn Day, December 26, Laurel R
The Hero Within, December 26, Mahoning R
Battle Joined, December 27, Gulfstream R
yet-to-be-named, December 27, Sam Houston T
Blazing Amanda, December 29, Golden Gate R
Cali Encounter, December 29, Turf R
Killer Kitten, December 30, Gulfstream R
Steelman Run, December 30, Gulfstream R
Psychedelicat, December 30, Santa Anita R

In addition, these still-very-much-active racehorses died on track grounds from what the industry craftily calls “non-racing” causes. Technically true, perhaps, but morally they are no less casualties of this vile business than the ones above.

Steve’s Image, January 7, Belmont
“horse died in stall from apparent colic” (last raced December 22)

Jeter, February 6, Aqueduct
“horse died while being treated for acute colic” (last raced January 28)

Dragon Dread, February 14, Monticello
“found deceased in barn stall this morning” (last raced January 25)

Ladies Day, February 16, Belmont
“was recumbent and could not rise – euthanized following day” (last raced January 13)

Jensen, February 28, Emerald
“cecal rupture intestines” (four years old, last raced in January)

Every Intention, March 10, Meadowlands
“severe injury to ankle, open wound into fetlock joint – euthanized in pit”

Shelby’s Ideal, March 13, Monticello
“found dead following treatment for acute colic the day prior” (last raced March 1)

Lucy Love, March 14, Gulfstream
“anaphylactic reaction to vitamin E injection” (yet to be raced)

Devilish P Js, March 21, Sam Houston
“severe colic”

You’llrememberwhen, April 3, Finger Lakes
“died in stall – possible colic” (two years old, being readied for first race)

Circle Once, April 5, Turf

Anchor, April 6, Belmont
“horse was found dead in stall” (four years old, last raced February 16)

Solomon, April 6, Turf
“cecum colon displacement” (last raced February 20)

Part of the Plan, April 7, Emerald
“colic” (two years old, had been raced once)

Bee Boppin Baby, April 20, Prairie
“shipped in with P1 fracture” (last raced March 2)

Quick Study, April 22, Prairie
“shipped in with stifle fracture” (last raced April 12)

Start a War, April 24, Lone Star
“joint infection, post injection”

Bs Cartel, April 24, Remington
“found dead in stall – stomach rupture” (two years old)

Js Chickenchit, April 28, Remington
“found dead in shedrow – colitis and infection” (two years old, last raced April 13)

Transformative, May 2, Prairie
“pneumonia” (last raced April 7)

Lidy Peak, May 5, Turf
“pneumonia” (last raced March 17)

Exclusive Package, May 12, Monmouth
“chronic knee, post-surgical arthritis with new chips in upper joint” (four years old)

Formal Summation, May 15, Delaware
“was examined and determined to be terminally lame…humanely euthanized; postmortem report indicated complete cartilage erosion of both front metacarpal III’s medial condyles, right front medial sesamoid base eroded” (five years old)

Terry O Geri, May 18, Belmont
“found dead in stall two days after having colic surgery” (last raced March 10)

Sharp Skirt, May 20, Lone Star
“horse found dead in stall” (two years old)

Baby Lightweight, May 21, Finger Lakes
“laminitis both front limbs – euthanized” (yet to be raced)

yet-to-be-named filly, May 24, Monmouth
“received lasix at 5:30; at 6:30 she was down in the stall with no pulse”; cause of death: “no idea” (three years old)

Sargent, May 31, Gulfstream
“laminitis” (yet to be raced)

Felony Pursuit, June 2, Prairie
“colic, ulcers, peritonitis” (2-year-old yet-to-be-raced)

Fairway Tom, June 6, Finger Lakes
“colic – euthanized”

Sugar Foot, June 9, Monmouth
“suffering from EPM, doing poorly, owner elected humane destruction”

Divine Order, June 10, Monmouth
“severe colic, toxic, severe pain”

Another Grey, June 15, Prairie
“flipped in stall” (last raced March 18)

Untrapped, June 25, Kentucky farm
“laminitis, colic” (last raced May 18)

Spring Special, June 28, Prairie
“down in stall – fractured ilium” (last raced June 15)

Cougar Cowboy, June 29, Arapahoe
“colic, nephrosplenic entrapment – euthanized”

Brindis Secret Life, July 1, Wyoming
“found dead in stall – probable colic” (two years old, last raced two weeks prior)

Chanted, July 3, Golden Gate
“severe right hind cellulitis; opposite foot: severe laminitis” (last raced June 9)

Titfortat, July 4, Arapahoe
“pleuritis, sick for two-plus weeks – euthanized” (last raced in June)

Black Angel, July 4, Arlington
“possible electrocution – mare dropped dead in stall after touching metal door frame; screw eye was red hot” (was last raced three days prior)

Rodeo Blues, July 6, Prairie
“died after treatment for EPM – acute hemorrhage” (last raced September 2017)

Rebel Rithms, July 13, Delaware
“suffered a catastrophic injury while grazing outside its barn, apparently flipping and landing on its neck…report indicated a broken neck”

Livid Luke, July 22, Monticello
“horse found unresponsive outside Barn A; believed to have escaped from stall and died during overnight hours” (last raced June 26)

My Flying Dragon, July 30, Finger Lakes
“flipped over on blacktop in barn area – suffered major head injury” (last raced July 23)

Dominator Sr, July 30, Retama
“horse found dead in stall; [possible] colic” (last raced July 14)

Hamburg Gig, July 30, Retama
“horse found dead outside stall; [possible] colic” (last raced July 6)

RB CREED, July 30, Retama
“horse escaped from stall and ran into car”

Frosty Gal, August 1, Saratoga
“got away from handler…ran loose and subsequently sustained injuries…that necessitated euthanasia” (last raced July 15)

Jett Bound, August 3, Prairie
“flipped in barn – acute hemorrhage” (last raced July 22)

Master Manipulator, August 6, Saratoga
“ran loose in barn area, was caught and returned; upon return, horse collapsed and died” (last trained one day prior)

Lucy’s Eclipse, August 12, Emerald
“hematomas” (two years old, last raced in July)

T a Senator, August 13, Prairie
“shock after IV vitamin jug” (last raced July 13)

Fortune Hunter, August 17, Monmouth

Thunderbird Wings, August 30, Finger Lakes
“colic without resolution – euthanized” (last raced August 6)

Royal Blessing, September 4, Saratoga
“was found dead in his stall” (last raced August 17)

Northernstreetgal, September 7, Belmont
“developed chronic septic tendon sheath infection to R hock, unresponsive to antibiotic treatment, subsequently euthanized” (last raced July 22)

Flight Crew, September 8, Delaware
“was examined and determined to be terminally lame…euthanized; synovial fluid – cloudy bloody-middle carpal joint, multiple chips” (five years old)

Ready for Rye, September, Saratoga
“colic” (last raced August 5)

M K’s Delight, September 16, Suffolk
“colic” (last raced August 4)

Casual Honor (probably sic), October 1, Monmouth
“fever, diarrhea, founder” (two years old)

Carradine, October 7, Finger Lakes
“colic without resolution – euthanized” (last raced September 14)

Field Sense, October 12, Finger Lakes
“colic without resolution – humanely euthanized” (last raced six days prior)

American Diplomat, October 18, Delaware
“diagnosed with right hind cellulitis and foundering and sinking of left hind P3…humanely destroyed” (two years old, raced once – September 15)

Love Poochie Loo, October 25, Finger Lakes
“colic without resolution” (last raced July 29, 2017)

KJ Henry Michael, October 27, Monticello
“found deceased in stall early morning”

Hashtag Fast, October 28, Will Rogers
“found dead in stall – presumed choke[d]”

R Caan, November 13, Monticello
“euthanized following injury during shipment” (slated to be raced that day)

Miss Persistent, November 24, Fair Grounds
“spooked, fell, struck head on concrete – hemorrhaged internally” (after working out)

Didactic, November 30, Remington
“colitis” (last raced November 19)

Formal Event, December 7, Belmont
“found deceased in stall; horse was under treatment by veterinarian for gastrointestinal issues” (last raced November 16)

Three Eighty Eight, December 25, Belmont
“euthanized due to pneumonia of approximately two weeks duration” (last raced November 30)

Conquest Enforcer, December 26
“hole in bladder, euthanized” (last raced September 1)

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Note: 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.