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What happened at the Calgary Stampede rodeo and chuckwagon races in 2024?

Photo: Sportsnet Four animals were killed in the Calgary Stampede’s animal events in 2024: three horses used in chuckwagon racing and a steer used in steer wrestling. This was the deadliest event since 2019 and brings the death toll at the Stampede’s animal events to at least 109 since 1986. Animals were also roughly handled and showed visible signs of fear and stress. Please take two quick actions below to protect animals from suffering in the Calgary Stampede rodeo and chuckwagon races. Take action Content warning: The following video depicts fatal incidents and animals showing signs of stress and…

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