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Another racehorse dies at Santa Anita Park, raising death toll to 35 since December

Libby Cathey October 26, 2019

A fifth horse has died at Santa Anita this fall, the 35th fatality at the famed Southern California race track since Dec. 26, officials said Friday.

Six-year-old mare C Q Covergirl injured both of her front legs while running on the facility's training track Friday and was subsequently euthanized on the recommendation of the attending veterinarian.

Complete article: Another racehorse dies at Santa Anita Park, raising death toll to 35 since December