Humans and animals have always had a pleasant interaction, and according to science, we both need each other for a balanced ecosystem to exist. Some might argue that animals may not need our intervention to have a functional ecosystem, but we, on the other hand, are dependent on animals for a functional ecosystem.
But apart from the biological relationship we share with animals. History has shown that humans have had both physical, emotional, and even in some cases, spiritual associations and attachments to various animals, including extinct species.
For the sake of this short introduction. We will be talking about the emotional and mental benefits man has derived and is still deriving from their interdependent relationship with animals.
Horse racing is one of such events that humans have benefited from, as it is an energizing sport filled with suspense, emotions, anger, happiness, to name a few.
It is a sport that dates back to Norse mythology and has been passed down from one generation to another, even to this present dispensation.
It is one that is practiced all over the planet, with varying rules and regulations as regards its operation. It is a unifying sport with a lot of spirit and vigor. For better instances and history, you can always check out the infographic by Umbingo