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Australian Racing Industry: Racehorses Aren't Pet Food -- Create a Levy to Fund a Horse Welfare Plan. - PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: Australia, horse racing, race horses, horse slaughter, suffering, killing, cruelty )

- 1439 days ago -
*Warning: the video above contains graphic footage The racing industry refers to these horses as "wastage". Each year, about 18,000 racehorses are shot and killed -- most of them bought by meat buyers and turned into pet food. PLEASE sign petition!
California Racing Board Continues Investigation Into Sudden Deaths of Horses
Animals  (tags: horse racing, race horses, death, investigation, ethics, animaladvocates, animalwelfare )

- 1448 days ago -
The California Horse Racing Board announced Friday that it is continuing to review cases of sudden deaths that have occurred in Thoroughbreds in Southern California racehorses in recent years.
Pledge to Never Bet on Cruelty! | Sign the Pledge | For the Sake of Race Horses | Animals Australia Unleashed
Animals  (tags: horses, race horses, horse racing, cruel sports, animal exploitation, animal welfare, animal rights, animal advocates, pledge )

- 1802 days ago -
Please sign the pledge "I pledge to help end the exploitation and suffering of horses bred for the racing industry. I will never attend or place a bet on a horse race, and will encourage my family and friends to do the same".
Animal Petition: Stop The Cheltenham Festival From Killing Horses! SIGN!
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, wildlife, suffering, protection, sadness, crime, cruelty, death, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, horses, England, killing, horse racing )

- 2037 days ago -
Five horses at the Cheltenham Festival were killed this year after only two days of racing. This catastrophe has caused the England festival to be watched very carefully by animal welfare organizations. Any type of horse racing can be tremendously
HBO Cancels LUCK After Third Horse Death
Animals  (tags: Horse, Horse Racing, Dustin Hoffman, HBO )

- 2043 days ago -
HBO has canceled David Milch and Michael Mann's horse-racing drama Luck after the third death of a horse this season. The show had been picked up for a second season and filming was underway, but on Tuesday a horse was injured when she "reared...
Landmark Bill to Stop Drug Use in Horse Racing
Animals  (tags: legalisation, thoroughbreds, horse racing, banning drugs, injuries, horse welfare, horse protection )

- 2354 days ago -
"The doping of injured horses and forcing them to compete is deplorable and must be stopped. Despite repeated promises from the racing industry to end this practice, meaningful action and oversight has yet to come forth. This legislation will bring much-
Ban Horseracing and The Kentucky Derby Take Action !!!
Animals  (tags: Horse Racing, horse suffering, horse cruelty, horse abuse, horse petition )

- 2800 days ago -
The Kentucky Derby and other horseracing venues need to end this so-called sport which to me, Christopher M, is nothing but an excuse to pump horses full of drugs and run them ragged. Looking for those who may share my view that this "sport" isn't the way
Horse Dies at Saratoga Race Course
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, horses, horse racing, injuries, death, sadness, suffering, animaladvocates )

- 2998 days ago -
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. -- There is sad news at Saratoga Race Course. NYRA officials tell us the horse "It's My Day" has died.
Opening Day @ Del Mar Races--Jock Hurt, Horse Dies
Animals  (tags: Del Mar, Horse Racing, Opening Day, Cruelty, Horses, Horse Euthanized )

- 3009 days ago -
Mi Rey, owned by Gregg Guiol and trained by Doug O'Neill, veered sharply to the right into a pack of horses, stumbled but did not completely fall. Bejarano was thrown to the track and struck by the hooves of a trailing horse.
Dogs' Plight a Lesson for Horse Racing?
Animals  (tags: greyhounds, adoptions, rescue organizations, retirements, horse racing, thoroughbreds, rehoming )

- 3100 days ago -
As the Thoroughbred industry seeks to build on and create new programs to deal with horses that can no longer race, it could learn lessons from Greyhound racing, which has a history of successful adoption programs and first-hand knowledge of the power of
Horse Empathy Park at Pimlico: Barbaro's Revenge?
Animals  (tags: animals, horse racing, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, suffering, AnimalCruelty )

- 3109 days ago -
It seems that people are getting wise to how the horse-racing industry causes horses to suffer and die, and they're staying away from the tracks in droves. The most recent casualty is Baltimore's Pimlico Race Course. Pimlico's owners have gone bankrupt,
PLZ VOTE: (SHOULD CONTINUE) "Racehorse Memorial Wall, Worldwide" Confirmed Racing/Training Fatalities: 1,000
Animals  (tags: HORSE RACING, suffering, cruelty, death, killed, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, sadness, slaughter )

- 3238 days ago -
It was our intention to close the Wall once we reach 1,000 horses. Since making that announcement, we've received considerable feedback. We are torn. Please take our SURVEY: (SO MANY HORSES DIE DUE TO RACING WE WOULDN'T KNOW ABOUT-EXCEPT FOR "THE WALL")
BAD NEWS- Horseracing Back in China
Animals  (tags: horse racing, horse advocates, horseracing in china, gambling, no animal laws, legislation, horse cruelty )

- 3240 days ago -
Tradition. Oh, great. China hates gambling but loves money but then who doesn't and betting on horses is one surefire way to make lots of it so let's make it legal. Tradition. Of course there is horse fighting in China, and exists not because it
Beyond Body, Mind and Spirit - "Eight Belles' Noble Gift"
Animals  (tags: eight belles, in mmeory of a courageous filly, tragedy, horse racing )

- 3443 days ago -
At the 2008 running of the Kentucky Derby, a three-year-old filly named Eight Belles taught millions of onlookers about the other side of horseracing. Just after she crossed the finish line--second in a field of colts--she fell to the ground with both
Reform in the Horse Racing Industry - PETITION
Animals  (tags: horse racing, rules, track suffaces, reform, protection, horse welfare, age of racehorses )

- 3452 days ago -
There needs to be reform in the horse racing industry. It is time to mandate that thoroughbreds can not begin their racing careers until they are four or five years of age. Enough is enough with these young horses breaking down or even worse being d

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