Harness Racing Victoria (HRV) has been made aware of the distribution of some graphic social media images of a racehorse on a property in Victoria.
The RSPCA is investigating the matter and HRV has no comment on the issue while that investigation is ongoing.
Animal welfare is treated with the utmost seriousness at HRV.
HRV encourages people to await the completion of the RSPCA investigation.
The HRV Integrity Unit works closely with the RSPCA on matters relating to horse welfare.