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Medina Spirit, who failed drug test after winning 2021 Kentucky Derby, dies during workout

NBC News
NBC News
 2021-12-06

Cover picture for the articleMedina Spirit, who failed a drug test after he won the Kentucky Derby this year, died during a workout Monday morning in California. The horse collapsed in training at Santa Anita and suffered an apparent heart attack, his trainer, Bob Baffert, said. Baffert said his "entire barn" was devastated...

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Cheryl Denno Evans
12-07

sad situation failed drug test died after winning. owner and trainers and Santa Anita r responsible for this poor horses death but do they really care to most its just a horse but to many its more than a horse. so sad to lose such a beauty.

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Barbara Benson
12-06

Something very bad is going on at Santa Anita track…..I just saw Medina Spirit run in the Breeders Cup last month…..😔

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Deborah Schultz
12-08

These trainers make me sick..This is animal abuse and animals are voiceless..People need to stand up for animals and law enforcement must enforce laws that supposedly protect them..So sad..Shut that place dow!!!!💔💔

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