These Four Kills Alone Should Be Enough for Anyone Still on the Fence…

Originally posted on Horseracing Wrongs:
Through a FOIA request to the California Horse Racing Board, I have obtained the following information regarding racehorses killed at California tracks in 2019. Due to the volume, I will be posting incrementally. Valencia Jqm, Sep 15, Los Alamitos R (euthanized Sep 20) – “catastrophic sacral fracture, extensive hemorrhages, muscle…

Politically Incorrect: My goal is not to elect Democrats.

    My goal is to elect progressives.     Before the Armory came into being, I was publishing Notes on my Facebook profile which I called political grenades, weapons to be wielded in the war for animal rights. Those modest apothegms, aphorisms, and observations have grown to over twenty five hundred grenades and articles.…

Yes, They’re Still Killing Racehorses

Originally posted on Horseracing Wrongs:
While racing has stopped in New York, they are, apparently, still training them – or at least were as of Sunday. We know because they killed one: 3-year-old Starting Point at Belmont, who, according to the Gaming Commission, “sustained leg injury; subsequent radiographs revealed necessity for euthanasia.” This (still) is…