A sport under scrutiny: Why are horses dying at Santa Anita?

“These surfaces, in theory, had certain cushioning,” says Jose Garcia-Lopez, director of equine sports medicine at Tufts University in Massachusetts. “But one of the things we saw, it’s not that simple … where you put in synthetic and the problem goes away.”


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