Horse Evacuation Center

The Del Mar Fairgrounds are now open for evacuated horses from the fires.

Call 858-755-1161 for more information.

Enter the barns through the Stable Gate on Jimmy Durante Blvd. 


Please follow updated on immediate needs @DelMarRacing 

Immediate Needs: Please donate to the fund, volunteers are being sent out for immediate needs of the horses & backstretch workers as they come up.  

Locating Horses: If you have found a horse, missing a horse, or need help identifying one, please contact the Los Al State Vets at 714-820-2718

Attn Horsemen: Any employee injured at San Luis Rey - including suffering from smoke inhalation - is covered by workers’ comp. Any injury should be reported to employer. Call Post Time 714-820-2743 or report to Del Mar backstretch racing office.

San Luis Rey Equine Hospital is now open and fully functional. for address and contact information.


Equipment Needs:

  • Race Horse Saddles
  • Race Horse Bridles
  • Polo Wraps


For those wishing to send equipment please ship to:

Del Mar Thoroughbred Club

Attn: David Jerkens, San Luis Rey Downs Victims

2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd

Del Mar, CA 92014 

For checks: 

California Thoroughbred Horsemen's Foundation (CTHF)

Attn: Alan Balch, San Luis Rey 

Santa Anita Park

285 W. Huntington Drive

Arcadia, CA 91066

More Info:


Del Mar Thoroughbred Club

12/11/17 8:23 AM