Horse racing and horse riding are two such sports which are gaining roots in the hearts of the new generation crowd of the advanced world, moreover it is heaven for the entire gambler who like to bet on the performance of these horses. Horse riding is also considered one of the most royal and high standard games around the world, people does participate in this adventurous sports and gets rewarded by valuable prize as well as high amount of money. But most of the people are not aware of the reality which the horses suffer during the races and in the field. So let us see towards some of the hidden facts about the Horse Riding and Horse racing.
Facts of Horse Riding and Horse Racing:
- Most of the times the maximum deaths of the horses happen on these racing tracks and field. Moreover their death at times is very tragic and a number of horses which run on these racing tracks get badly injured, these injuries are generally major due to heavy damage to the body parts of the horse and the horses sometimes had to suffer a permanent injury which makes them useless for lifetime.
- Many different players of this sport see the horses as a replaceable item of use; they consider that the horses are non sensitive item to play the sport.
- The most dangerous thing that happens on the field is that the horses are given different types of drugs so that they can overcome the pain and easily run for a longer duration as compared to normal condition. Moreover sometimes the horses are so much injected by drugs that it even effects there health adversely and at the end the horse dies because of the overdose and regular injection of these drugs.
- The horses who gets too old for the race and who gets retirement from these sports are exported or sent to the slaughterhouses, they get an horrifying death and then there meat is used to make the dog food or different animal meat products. This is illegal but still people dose this for earning some extra grand’s for their living.
- Most of the times the racers choose the horse who are under aged. These young horses are given different drugs and medicines over a short time period so that they can match the strength of the other race horses but this causes damage to the internal functions of the young horses and the racing horse risks his life also at a very early stage.
- To win the race the horse must run fast enough that he leaves the others behind, so the horse riders use the wipes to make the horse run. The use of wipes is very illegal and strictly banned but still the racers use it extremely to win the races and the horses are badly hurt during the race time.
- The game does not support the horses, at the end it only matters for the money that the racers achieve by winning the races.