Man, Two Horses Die After Lightning Strike in Missouri A man has died after being struck by lightning in a southwest Missouri farm field.
Casino Group to Buy Fairmount Park Pending Approval of SlotsCasino Queen owners plan to purchase Fairmount Park, if Illinois lawmakers pass a gambling expansion at horse racing venues in the state.
2 Horses in Illinois Diagnosed with Equine Herpes VirusHorses 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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Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides to Continue; Will Be Watched More CloselyIt 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.
Carriage Ride Decision 'Not Even Close'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.
Health Director Issues Report on Horse Carriage CompaniesThe horse "Moose" may not return to the streets without undergoing another test
Carriage Horse Owner Says He Received All-Clear From VeterinarianMoose, the horse at the center of a controversy between the St. Louis Health Director and Brookdale Farms, is back in the spotlight.
Full Report on Carriage Horse Conditions to Be Released TodayThe horses and their living conditions were inspected yesterday by the vet from Brookdale Farms and the city vet.
St. Louis Health Director Pushes for Ban On Horse-Drawn CarriagesSaturday night, Pam Walker found a horse named Moose in severe respiratory distress.
Humane Society Rescues 150 Animals from Morgan County PropertyThe dogs, of various mixed breeds including terriers, Akitas, Labrador Retrievers and Beagles, are thin and suffering from parasites.
Humane Society Rescues 11 Starving HorsesThe horses, rescued from a property near Lebanon, are in bad shape.