Listen: Santa Anita Park, Santa Anita And Wilson discussed on Jim Bohannon
"In the morning. Twelve till southern California's famed Santa Anita park has declined to state horseracing board's recommendation to close after two more thoroughbreds died over the weekend. Jim Roope reports since December twenty sixth less than twenty four weeks ago twenty nine horses have died or had to be euthanized at Santa Anita horse racing to end. That's their Wilson with the animal rights group racing. Wrongs she and other activists and groups including pita and US Senator, Dianne Feinstein. If called for thoroughbred racing to stop since March, when the park closed for nearly a month to test the track and put new rules and procedures in place in an effort to stop the deaths. The rules include banning the use of certain medications on race days, better tracking of medications, and oversight of horses rehabbing after injury jockeys could longer use writing crops or whips, except only as a correcting tool numerous measures that Wilson says haven't seemed to work, no matter what they do. New horses keep getting killed here. It needs to stop after two more horses died over this past weekend. One that had to be euthanized on Saturday after reportedly sustaining a catastrophic injury to its pelvis. And on Sunday, a horse collapsing during a race from an apparent heart attack. The California racing board suggested to Santa Anita that closed down Santa Anita declined the board. Can't force the park to stop racing. The park has to say okay, or a public meeting must be held that takes ten days. Meanwhile, no one can explain the high number of horse fatalities, no one can point to anything definitive, Santa, Anita says the measures that have been recently put into place are effective, and it wants to see them through Wilson says she's afraid, there will be more debt. Definitely do not care about their horses. Santa anita's current meeting is set to end June twenty third, Jim Roope, Los Angeles. It's ten til here's a factoid that could help you win jeopardy. Or maybe even cut the cable cord, more"