Horse Racing

ARCADIA, Calif. — Santa Anita plans to resume racing on March 29, pending approval of new safety and medication rules by the California Horse Racing Board. Racing has been suspended at the track since March 5 after an unusually large number of fatal injuries to horses. There have been 22 horse deaths at Santa Anita
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ARCADIA, Calif. — Investigators with a prosecutor’s office have been assigned to help look into 22 recent horse deaths at Santa Anita Park, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office said Friday. The investigators will work with the California Horse Racing Board as it probes the deaths, district attorney’s spokesman Greg Risling
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ARCADIA, Calif. — Santa Anita is imposing new rules to scrutinize horses training on its racetrack and adding a director of equine welfare after the deaths of 21 horses since Dec. 26. The Stronach Group, which owns the historic Southern California track, announced the changes on Saturday. The main dirt track is still being examined,
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