Santa Anita Cancels Thursday Race Program Ahead Of Winter StormSanta Anita Park Monday canceled its scheduled Thursday racing program due to a significant rainstorm heading into the Southland.
Medina Spirit, Kentucky Derby Winner That Failed Drug Test, Dies During Workout At Santa Anita ParkAccording to Craig Robertson, the attorney for Medina Spirit's trainer Bob Baffert, Medina Spirit suffered a heart attack after a workout at the Arcadia race track.
Racehorse Dies At Santa Anita Park, 20th Such Incident This YearRestiany is the 20th race horse to die at Santa Anita Park this year and the ninth to die as the result of a training fatality.
Horse Dies Of Training Injury At Santa Anita Park On Last Day Of Fall Racing SeasonIn the calendar year 2021, 19 racehorses at Santa Anita have died from racing or training injuries or other causes. The track reported 20 such deaths in 2020.
5-Year-Old Gelding Mantra Euthanized After Fracturing Ankle In Race At Santa Anita ParkMantra “pulled up in distress” during Sunday’s ninth race, park officials said. The horse managed to cross the finish line in last place, and was vanned off. He was later euthanized due to a fractured right front ankle.
Santa Anita, Los Alamitos To Welcome Fans Back To The Track On April 2Santa Anita Park in Arcadia and the Los Alamitos Race Course will reopen to the public on April 2, track officials announced Thursday.
4-Year-Old Horse Euthanized At Santa Anita Park After Fracturing Ankle During WorkoutNatural History fractured his left front ankle during a workout Saturday. He had 13 starts, two victories, and most recently finished third in a claiming race on Dec. 27.
Horse Dies During Training Workout At Santa AnitaCali Caliente, a 5-year-old gelding, was in a light jog on the outside rail when he collapsed and died of a "presumed cardiac event." cbsloc.al/35wwf2k
Unraced Filly Euthanized After Fracturing Leg During Workout At Santa Anita ParkPenelope Rose fractured her right front humerus while galloping during a workout Wednesday. She was taken for a diagnostic examination with radiographs and it was determined by the attending veterinarian to be an unrecoverable injury.
Horse Racing Returns To Santa Anita Park With ModificationsAs of Friday, 1,500 workers were back on the job for the autumn meet in Arcadia.
Bobcat Fire Smoke, Evacuations Force Santa Anita Park To Postpone Its Opening DayThe racetrack remains closed to the public because of the coronavirus pandemic, but live racing was scheduled to start up again on Sept. 19. But with the Bobcat Fire still burning in the Angeles National Forest above Arcadia, Opening Day has been postponed.
2-Year-Old Filly Is 15th Horse To Die At Santa Anita Park This SeasonSanta Anita Park remains closed to the public, but restarted live racing on May 15 after closing on March 27 because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Unused Rental Cars Stashed At SoCal Stadiums Amid Coronavirus CrisisParking lots at Dodger Stadium, Santa Anita Park and Angel Stadium were packed with cars as far as the eye could see.
Santa Anita Park To Resume Horse Racing Without SpectatorsOfficials have cleared Santa Anita Park to resume horse racing this week but without spectators.
2 Racehorses Die In Separate Incidents At Santa Anita, Los Alamitos Race TracksTailback, a 4-year-old gelding, died Sunday at Santa Anita Park, according to the California Horse Racing Board, while Rowboat Romeo, a 2-year-old colt that had not raced before, died Saturday at Los Alamitos Race Course.