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which melbourne cup horse has the best odds of being euthanised? (sbs)

1st November 2016 click here

horse's death after steeplechase reignites calls to ban jumps racing (the guardian)

25th September 2016 click here

calls for inquiry into horse racing (sports news)

12th July 2016 click here

warrnambool horse deaths: racing facilities get $390,000 funding boost after animals euthanased (abc news)

5th May 2016 click here

tuscan fire: second horse in two days put down at warrnambool jumps racing event (ABC news)

4th May 2016 click here

first jumps racing horse death of 2016

27th April 2016 click here

jumps racing likely to have strict whip laws softened

13th April 2016 click here

horse trainer trevor day fined for illegally dumping carcasses in SA conservation park

2nd March 2016 click here

death of hobart cup favourite prompts renewed calls from animal rights activists to ban horse racing

9th February 2016 click here

bill introduced to ban steeplechase in south australia

28th January 2016 click here

racing: the truth about cobalt, a toxic drug

21st January 2016 click here



steeplechases still riskier for horses than hurdle races, study finds

2nd November 2015 click here

improving safety in horse racing: it's all in the data

14th October 2015 click here

one horse dies every three days on Australian racetracks - animal activists

31st July 2015 click here

horse euthanised after jumps racing fall at Morphettville

26th July 2015 click here

rspca renews calls for jumps racing ban after horse Try Pickle dies in Casterton

8th July 2015 click here

rspca, greens call for end to jumps racing after two horses die

10th April 2015 click here

as public turns against racing codes, whip goes under review

25th February 2015 (article unavailable)



victoria election 2014: most victorians want jumps racing banned, vote compass reveals

6th November 2014 click here

Another jumps racehorse has been put down, with Elms euthanized at Casterton

26th May 2014 click here

sandown racecourse chief 'nervous' about loose clumps

22nd May 2014 (Article unavailable)

racing bodies fail by allowing jumps racing barbarism to continue

22nd May 2014 (Article unavailable)

sa horse racing carnival draws protest

19th April 2014 click here

RSPCA renews calls for ban on jumps racing after horse dies at oakbank

15th April 2014   click here

CPR slams Carrathool races organiser for allowing meet to go ahead in heat

5th February 2014   click here  

Jockeys suffer broken bones, horse put down after horror fall at Port Lincoln race meeting

13th January 2014   click here



The race to save our horses

11th November 2013 click here 

Melbourne cup runner Verema euthanised

6th November 2013 click here 

The cruelty of the Melbourne cup

31st October 2013 click here 

New Zealand: two horses die on national jumps day in Waikato

30th September 2013 click here 

They shoot horses, don't they?

28th September 2013 click here 

Australian horse racing bans anabolic steroid use

16th September 2013 click here 

UK: The 1,000 racehorses killed in just six years: rights campaigners call on punters to be more aware of suffering inflicted on animals

4th August 2013 click here 

Deaths fuel calls to fix werribee racecourse

18th July 2013 click here 

Activists vow to hit sandown again to continue protests against JUMPS RACING

16th July 2013 click here 

Vic jumps racing death sparks protest

7th July 2013 click here 

Jumps horse put down at WARRNAMBOOL races

12th June 2013 click here 

The great jumps racing debate: slaughterhouse or a thing of beauty?

30th April 2013 click here 

Never another black caviar, and racing faces a bigger hurdle   (The australian)

19th April 2013 Download PDF (634.3 kB)

Scenic buzz is first casualty of jumps season

17th April 2013 click here 

UK: animal welfare groups attack 'stomach-churning' spectacle as grand national race meeting suffers first horse fatality on day one at aintree

4th April 2013 click here 

Controversial jumps racing at oakbank - is it a fair sport or cruelty?

27th March 2013 click here 

UK: Grand national 2013: animal aid renew call for race ban

27th March 2013 click here 

Latest News 2012

NZ: too many racehorse deaths, says safe

29th September 2012 click here 

NZ: renewed calls to shut down jumps after injuries

22nd September 2012 click here 

Changes to grand national course after deaths

21st September 2012 click here 

Poor jumps record

21st August 2012 click here  

Activists seek end to jumps racing

20th August 2012 click here  

Another horse put down after easter jumps racing

11th April 2012 click here  

Second horse destroyed just two weeks into jumps racing season

10th April 2012 click here  

Lawyer slams sports minister over jumps racing

10th April 2012 click here  

Stop horsing around and ban the whip

5th April 2012 click here  


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