If you are passionate about horse betting and you are visiting North America, here is what you should know about the minimum sum that you are allowed to bet and the available combination of bets. It is important to note that the following guide provides current information that applies to all kinds of race tracks in North America, including greyhounds, quarter horse, harness, and thoroughbred. First of all, tracks accept a minimum wager of $2. However, you will be able to find some tracks that accept a minimum bet of $1 as well, depending on the type of wager you are interested in.
The simplest methods of betting is one where you will win the wager if your horse comes in first, second or third. In the event that you want to make things a bit more interesting, then you have the possibility of betting on two horses via the exacta bet, three horses with the trifecta bet, and the superfecta allows you to bet on four horses. In order to win the wager when you bet on multiple horses, then the horses should come in first, second, third or forth. Moreover, you will need to guess the exact place each horse will earn at the end of the race in order to collect.