BBC Sport - Horse racing: Behind the scenes at Newmarket Equine Hospital
The hospital for injured horses
- From the section Horse Racing
BBC Look East reporter Louise Hubball is given exclusive access to the Newmarket Equine Hospital for a behind-the-scenes look at how the facility treats injured horses.
Watch as a two-year-old thoroughbred is put on to the operating table for surgery on a leg fracture - the biggest threat to racehorses.
Nearby, scientists use stem cell research to identify which racehorses are genetically prone to leg fractures.