While horseracing is a lucrative industry for gamblers, it is also a high fatality one, with hundreds of horses dying every year.
To lower the amount of deaths, French startup Arioneo plans to launch the Equimètre, a wearable that can track the horse’s heart-rate, respiratory rate, and temperature, alongside speed and acceleration. It will also provide humidity and other environmental conditions, which may factor into the horse’s behavior and performance