Bob Baffert, Legendary Horse Trainer, Continues Competing At Santa Anita Despite Medina Spirit's Positive Drug Test At Kentucky DerbyLegendary horse trainer Bob Baffert will continue competing in California, with state horse racing officials defending their decision after an animal rights group suggested his suspension following Medina Spirit's positive drug test at the Kentucky Derby.
Coronavirus: Santa Anita Park Seeks To Resume Horse RacingRacing at Santa Anita has been suspended since March 27 due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Filly Dies During Training Session At Santa Anita, Marks 11th Horse Death This SeasonRacing at Santa Anita has been suspended since March 27 due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Calif. Horse Racing Board Proposes New Regulations On Medications, TransparencyIt calls for a ban on corticosteroids and protection for whistleblowers.
Santa Anita Begins Fall Meet Under Cloud Of ControversyThirty-one horses during racing or training during this racing season, which began in mid-December. A total of 67 horses have died during racing or training dating all the way back to the 2018 season.
Races To Continue At Santa Anita Through June Despite Nearly 2 Dozen Horse DeathsSanta Anita will continue racing through the end of the current meet on June 23, despite objections from animal rights activists who urged the California Horse Racing Board to shutter the historic track.