The Golden Slipper is the richest 2YO race in the world. For the owners and trainers, it’s a chance to see a quick return on your investment. For the horse, it’s like playing Russian Roulette. Horses are not fully developed until approx. 5 years of age and racing them at such a young age is in our opinion culpable. Many horses break down even before they are even raced as they are trained at an even younger ag
Last year we announced that the charges placed against Ward, our communications manager and Sally, an Animal Justice Party candidate had been dropped after they were arrested at our peaceful jumps racing protest at Morphettville. If you missed the story behind it all, we captured it all in this video.
Unfortunately, shortly after this announcement our campaign director, Elio and another volunteer, Rod (pictured
iT WAS HIS FIRST TIME ON A RACE TRACK. HE WAS ONLY 2…
‘Can’t Teach That’ fractured his right fore cannon bone and fell approaching the 200m in the first barrier trials at Wagga on Friday. He was subsequently killed.
It was his first outing as a racehorse, he had never trialled or raced before. And he never will again…
Unlike official race days, stewards reports from trials are often no