Buster died on 2/3/14 in Hialeah
at Aardvark Animal Hospital, while in service to Mardi Gras Casino. This race track has the sixth 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.