thoroughbred racing

Working towards whip-free horse racing

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RSPCA Australia

It‚Äôs a familiar sight in Australia: the jockeys in their bright colours riding beautiful and athletic horses around a racetrack. Amidst all the colour and movement, it‚Äôs easy to overlook the black whip that‚Äôs held in every jockey‚Äôs hand.

Big things are happening against whips in racing

Published by: 
Heather Neil

It‚Äôs already been a big year for our work against whips in racing, and we‚Äôre not even halfway through 2017 yet.