Thoroughbred Survives Severe Case Of Life-Threatening Pneumonia; Gives Birth To Healthy Foal – Horse Racing News

Lillipad overcame a case of severe pleuropneumonia after being treated for several months at the UC Davis veterinary hospital. Lillipad, an 11-year-old Thoroughbred mare, was presented at a breeding sale in Washington, but was labeled barren and went unsold. A friend of Jillian Fallon of Reno, Nevada rescued Lillipad afterContinue Reading

Almost 30,000 Found to Have “Severe Gambling Problems” in Denmark

A recent report by Spillemyndigheden, the Danish Gambling Authority (DGA), shows a substantial increase in people with “severe gambling problems,” marking a rise of almost two-thirds compared to 2016. This report comes despite ever-stricter regulatory policies and an increased number of compliance checks. The Number of Compulsive Gamblers Continues toContinue Reading

Longtime Handal Assistant Jose Mejia Suffers Severe Injuries In Morning Spill At Turfway Park – Horse Racing News

Longtime assistant to trainer Raymond Handal, Jose Mejia suffered severe injuries in a Sunday morning spill at Turfway Park in Florence, Ky. According to Handal’s Facebook post and a GoFundMe page, Mejia’s mount stumbled and went down, landing on top of him. The 33-year-old assistant had to be airlifted toContinue Reading