On Aftercare

On Aftercare: With Pardo At the Helm, Aftercare Charles Town Stays on Track On Aftercare: With Pardo At the Helm, Aftercare Charles Town Stays on Track

Aftercare of Charles Town (ACT) was founded in 2013 under the corporate name of Equine Encore Performance at Charles Town.... [ Read More ]

If We Open It, Will They Come? If We Open It, Will They Come?

The scope and pace of how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected daily life, the national economy, and by extension, the... [ Read More ]

Serenity and Grace Serenity and Grace

In 2018, Wendy Cyr wasn't quite ready to get another horse but often scanned the available off-track Thoroughbreds on the... [ Read More ]

On Aftercare Q&A With RRP’s Jen Roytz On Aftercare Q&A With RRP’s Jen Roytz

The Retired Racehorse Project (RRP), formed in 2010 under the banner of the "Retired Racehorse Training Project," is a non-profit... [ Read More ]

Thoroughbreds Give Combat Veterans a New Lease on Life at Down The Stretch Ranch Thoroughbreds Give Combat Veterans a New Lease on Life at Down The Stretch Ranch

Boone McCanna was one of the leading jockey agents in Northern California, and prior to that in Washington, having represented... [ Read More ]

On Aftercare: Square Peg Pairs Children On Autism Spectrum With Off-Track Thoroughbreds On Aftercare: Square Peg Pairs Children On Autism Spectrum With Off-Track Thoroughbreds

The Center for Disease Control reports that in 2020 approximately 1 in 54 children in the U.S. has been diagnosed... [ Read More ]

Finley’s King’s Vision Finds His Groove Finley’s King’s Vision Finds His Groove

Foaled in 2009, King's Vision (Gulch--Weekend Storm by Storm Bird) began his career at Aqueduct, racing under IEAH's colors for... [ Read More ]

On Aftercare: FLTRAC On Aftercare: FLTRAC

Florida Thoroughbred Retirement and Adoptive Care (FLTRAC) originated as an effort put forth, beginning in 2009, by the Florida Horsemen's... [ Read More ]

On Aftercare: United Pegasus Foundation Still Going Strong After 25 Years On Aftercare: United Pegasus Foundation Still Going Strong After 25 Years

The United Pegasus Foundation (UPF) was founded in 1994 by Helen Meredith. Meredith moved here from England in 1990 to... [ Read More ]

On Aftercare: Turning for Home Hits Its Stride On Aftercare: Turning for Home Hits Its Stride

Turning for Home, Inc. was created by the Pennsylvania Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association (PTHA) in 2008 as a model program for... [ Read More ]

On Aftercare: Southern Belle Thoroughbreds’ Impact Grows On Aftercare: Southern Belle Thoroughbreds’ Impact Grows

Since the TDN first interviewed Katie Larsen, who founded Southern Belle Thoroughbreds in 2017, the organization's impact on safe placement... [ Read More ]

On Aftercare: Schosberg Guiding Take the Lead to Perennial Success On Aftercare: Schosberg Guiding Take the Lead to Perennial Success

In 2006, the New York Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association (NYTHA) created Take the Lead to facilitate rehabilitation and retraining placements for... [ Read More ]