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According to Animal Aids website Race Horse Death Watch, 804 horses have died on tracks in Britain in the last five years, which doesnt take into account the number of horses who have died and continue to be killed in accidents off the track or are sold to whoever will take them because theyre not making anybody any money. Sadly, the death toll will continue to rise for nothing more than greed and entertainment : eek:

Read more: http://www.care2.com/causes/five-hor...#ixzz1pSvOf3Gs
 

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Shocking statistic that should make us think about exploiting animals for our entertainment! Thanks for posting this.
Isn't it ? It is amazing how these stories don't make it into the national news headlines ?
 

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thank you so much for posting this! my mum is convinced racing is fine and doesn't harm horses, she's veggie and i have told her a thousand times it's bad. now i have a statistic, i can finally show her the bad side, (the only side) of horse racing, thanks.
 
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