Injured horse put down after Calgary Stampede Chuckwagon race


A horse that suffered an harm throughout the Chuckwagon races Wednesday evening on the Calgary Stampede has been put down by veterinarians.

Stampede officers say the outriding horse was assessed instantly and brought away in an ambulance.

It was decided the horse had a fractured decrease entrance leg and the choice was made to put the animal down. It occurred within the ninth and last warmth of the evening. 

“The sort of harm is thought in racing horses, and isn’t distinctive to chuckwagon racing,” the Stampede stated in a launch.

“This loss is felt deeply inside our group in addition to by the proprietor.”

Throughout the eighth warmth of the GMC Rangeland Derby on on Tuesday evening, driver Obrey Motowylo suffered a damaged clavicle when he was run over by his personal rig after he fell out through the begin of the race.



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