On Wednesday May 21 the third victim for the 2014 jumps racing season was claimed – a 7 year old gelding known as ‘Show Dancer’.
CPR fieldworkers were at Sandown Racecourse documenting the cruelty that unfolded in jumps racing – where Show Dancer flipped over the hurdle and was subsequently killed. Two other horses also fell, one crashing through the wing of the first jump. You can watch the
Do you have something to offer to rescue racehorses?
CPR is growing faster than we could have ever possibly imagined and we are regularly being contacted by racing industry workers who are trying to give their horses a second chance before slaughter.
To accommodate to this, we are currently establishing a national database to assist with the rehoming of racehorses.
If you have something to offer to rescue horses,
REST IN PEACE IMMACULATE. KILLED AT MT GAMBIER – 15/05/14
Yesterday 7YO mare ‘Immaculate’ was killed after suffering a serious break to her leg at Mt Gambier. We don’t know the full details of her injuries yet as the stewards reports are not yet released, however as you can see, her bone is fully protruding from her leg. We can’t begin to imagine the pain this poor girl was going throu