Flying Firstmate died on 12/21/15 in Sarasota
at Sarasota Kennel Club. This race track has the fourth highest number of reported racing-dog deaths since 2013.
Derby Lane in St. Petersburg has highest number of reported deaths – 57 – and Naples-Ft. Myers has the lowest number of reported deaths – just three.
Sources: Florida's Department of Business Regulation, GREY2K maintained state records.