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Grand National Horse Race Cancelled Due to Coronavirus

Grand National Horse Race Cancelled Due to Coronavirus

The Grand National, one of the most famous horse races in the world watched by millions, has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. The Jockey Club, which owns Aintree Racecourse in Liverpool, made...
Taylor Swift Cancels Melbourne Cup Show Amid Animal Cruelty Outcry

Taylor Swift Cancels Melbourne Cup Show Amid Animal Cruelty Outcry

Singer Taylor Swift has canceled her upcoming performance at Australia's Melbourne Cup. She was scheduled to perform two songs at the November 5th event. The cancellation follows allegations of animal abuse at the popular...
Los Angeles Could Become the First Major City to Ban Horse Racing

Los Angeles Could Become the First Major City to Ban Horse Racing

Los Angeles could soon become the largest U.S. city to ban horse racing after a string of horse deaths at one of the biggest tracks in Southern California. Commissioner Roger Wolfson recently submitted a motion...

Ricky Gervais Wants You to Stop Betting on Deadly Horse Races

Comedian Ricky Gervais has spoken out against horse-racing following the death of Up for Review, who was killed after suffering an injury at the 2019 Grand National last Saturday. "Why would you gamble with a...
Horse Whipping Banned After 22 Race Track Deaths

Horse Whipping Banned After 22 Race Track Deaths

As the Santa Anita horse race track in southern California is still investigating the deaths of 22 horses since December, the California Horse Racing Board (CHRB) has just banned the riding crops used by...