A man has died after being struck by lightning in a southwest Missouri farm field.
Casino Queen owners plan to purchase Fairmount Park, if Illinois lawmakers pass a gambling expansion at horse racing venues in the state.
Horses shows have been called off in Illinois to stop the spread of infection after agriculture officials said two horses from a northeastern Illinois stable tested positive earlier this month for the equine herpes virus.
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It looks like the sounds of horse hooves and carriages will continue to be heard in downtown St. Louis. St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay says despite St. Louis Health Department director Pamela Walker’s concerns about the health of the horses, no one’s calling for the rides to be shut down unless the situation gets out of hand.
An aide to St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay says the city is “not even close” on deciding if a ban of carriage rides will take place.
The horse “Moose” may not return to the streets without undergoing another test
Moose, the horse at the center of a controversy between the St. Louis Health Director and Brookdale Farms, is back in the spotlight.
The horses and their living conditions were inspected yesterday by the vet from Brookdale Farms and the city vet.
Saturday night, Pam Walker found a horse named Moose in severe respiratory distress.