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.
Santa Anita Park Cancels All Live Racing In Response To COVID-19The park initially announced it would close to the public March 12, including all non-essential personnel, but racing continued at the track.
4-Year-Old Colt Euthanized After Suffering Leg Fracture At Santa Anita, Eighth This SeasonA 4-year-old colt named Unveiled was euthanized at Santa Anita Thursday, the eighth horse death of the season and 45th since December 2018.
3-Year-Old Horse Euthanized After Suffering Injury At Santa Anita, Seventh This SeasonA 3-year-old horse named Miss Romania was euthanized at Santa Anita Wednesday, the seventh horse death of the season and 44th since December 2018.
Another Horse Dies At Santa Anita Park, Second This Race SeasonAfter a year that saw more than three dozen horse deaths, Santa Anita held its first race of the new season Dec. 28.