Horse dies after chuckwagon incident
A 10 year old thoroughbred died Friday evening after an incident at the chuckwagon races. The horse, "Duke", suffered from a broken right hind leg– specifically a fractured cannon bone in the 6th heat. It appears the injury happened when the horse made contact with another wagon. A veterinarian was called to the scene and determined the inury was serious and he had to be put down immediately. The Calgary Stampede will do a thorough review to determine if there were any contributing...