4 horses have perished on the Del Mar Racetrack within the final month, together with the newest, which died Thursday, in accordance with the state.
Miss Sugar Hill, a thoroughbred educated by Jeff Mullins, died in a coaching accident, in accordance with a web-based log of equine fatalities maintained by the California Horse Racing Board.
Two horses perished in a single week at Del Mar – on July 31, Munny One, a thoroughbred educated by Ryan Hanson, and on Aug. 3, Present Your Playing cards, one other thoroughbred, educated by Mark Glatt. In each these deaths, the exercise was listed as “different.”
The spate of deaths at Del Mar started July 20 with Night time Lady, a thoroughbred educated by Luis Mendez that died in a coaching incident.
The observe’s summer season season opened July 22 and continues by way of Sept. 11.
The final horse demise at Del Mar till this summer season was in Nov. 3, when Set the Tone, educated by Robert Hess Jr., was misplaced in a coaching accident.
A number of deaths even have occurred at Los Alamitos Race Course this summer season, starting on June 15. The most recent of the three deaths on the Orange County observe got here Tuesday, with the lack of Little Princess, and the exercise listed as “different.”
The final racing demise to happen, of Pray For My Proprietor, got here Might 13 at Santa Anita Park outdoors Los Angeles.