They slaughter horses, don’t they?
CAMDEN, S.C. — When Justify barreled across the finish line to win the rain-drenched Kentucky Derby on Saturday, he was notably clean — free of the mud that covered the faces of his 19 competitors. Justify won by two-and-a-half lengths.
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There are laws against puppy mills, it’s time there were laws against “horse breeding for racing” mills. Race less horses, restrict the number in a race, license breeders with restrictions, all those things can be considered and more…. release the horses on government lands where feasible, where they at least might die of natural causes, but be free as long as they can fend for themselves.