Equine Rescue and Rehabilitation


Commentary: Do the Right Thing For Racehorses

August 06, 2013

Eric Mitchell, editor-in-chief of The Blood-Horse, shares his thoughts on racehorse welfare issues. ... Read More


Blue Horse Charities Gives $119,700 in Grants

August 02, 2013

Organizations involved in the rehabilitation, retraining, and adoption of Thoroughbreds received grants. ... Read More


Former Thoroughbred Agents Plead Not Guilty to Charges

August 01, 2013

Between 24 and 30 horses owned by the brothers were found to be malnourished and shut in feces-filled stalls.... Read More


New Vocations Receives TCA, Blue Horse Charities Grants

July 31, 2013

The grants will aid New Vocations' efforts to rehabilitate, retrain, and rehome retired Thoroughbreds.... Read More


More Than 20 California Horses Seized

July 30, 2013

More than 20 horses are under rehabilitative care after being seized from their owner in late July.... Read More

Shaq arrived at the KyEHC in terrible shape, but was adopted by a qualified owner three months later and is now thriving.


The Fruits of Adoption

July 29, 2013

Here's how one equine rescue works and how we help ensure a positive match between adopter and horse.... Read More


2013 New Vocations Charity Show a Success

July 20, 2013

The event was a huge success with more than 1,100 entries and $50,000 raised to support racehorse aftercare. ... Read More


TCA Awards More Than $500,000 in Grants

July 18, 2013

TCA distributes grants to nonprofits including rescue, rehabilitation, and adoption organizations.... Read More


New Thoroughbred Aftercare Donation Opportunity at Sales

July 13, 2013

The plan allows buyers and consignors to contribute a small portion of their purchases or sales to the TAA.... Read More


TAA Receives 27 Accreditation Applications

June 18, 2013

The applicants will now begin the TAA's review process to be eligible for grant consideration.... Read More


RRTP Selects Trainers for Thoroughbred Makeover

May 24, 2013

Twenty-six professionals, amateurs, and juniors will participate in the Thoroughbred makeover.... Read More


New Vocations Seeking Summer Intern

May 23, 2013

The internship allows college students to gain hands-on experience in the Thoroughbred aftercare industry.... Read More


Seized Utah Horses to be Sold at Auction

May 20, 2013

More than 30 allegedly maltreated horses will be sold at auction to recover costs connected to their care. ... Read More


RACE Fund Online Auction Begins May 25

May 16, 2013

The RACE Fund is launching spring fund drive auction to help raise funds for racehorse retirement and rescue.... Read More


Florida Horse Rescue Operator Charged

May 15, 2013

The rescue operator allegedly maltreated horses in her care and falsified health reports.... Read More


TAA Accredits First Three Aftercare Facilities

May 08, 2013

The facilities are now able to receive financial support from the TAA for the care of retired Thoroughbreds.... Read More


NYTHA Establishes Equine Retirement Program

April 16, 2013

The NYTHA has launched a retirement program for Thoroughbreds stabled at New York Racing Association tracks. ... Read More


Oklahoma Horse Herd Seized

April 10, 2013

More than 60 horses are receiving rehabilitative care after authorities removed them from a farm last week.... Read More


California Racetrack Probing Thoroughbred Auction Sale

April 10, 2013

Racetrack operators are investigating how a retired racehorse wound up for sale at a livestock auction. ... Read More


Queens, N.Y., Stables Shuttered

March 21, 2013

New York officials have temporarily closed a Queens stable after several horses died there in recent months. ... Read More


Penn National Race Course Working for Horse Adoption

March 16, 2013

The track's simulcast feed will run informational slots featuring retired racehorses available for adoption.... Read More


TAA Accepting Accreditation Applications

March 06, 2013

Thoroughbred aftercare organizations can now apply for Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA) accreditation.... Read More

Tracks Protege, an OTTB who retired from Deleware Park, is owned by Allie Conrad  and ridden by Liza Horan.


CANTER Transitions 1,000+ Ex-Racehorses in 2012

March 03, 2013

CANTER is celebrating a milestone year for transitioning ex-racehorses into second careers.... Read More


North Dakota Man Charged in 100-Horse Seizure Case

February 21, 2013

A man is facing animal cruelty charges in connection with the alleged maltreatment of more than 100 horses. ... Read More


USA Equestrian Trust Accepting 2013 Grant Applications

February 17, 2013

IRS-registered equine nonprofit organizations will have two opportunities to apply for funding in 2013.... Read More