Blackburn TRF Opens in Kentucky

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Kentucky dedicated the nation’s third major Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation (TRF) facility for the rehabilitation and retirement of former racehorses. The facility officially opened on Nov. 19, 1999, with a ceremony at the Blackburn Correctional Complex near Lexington, Ky. The facility will provide a home for 65-70 former racehorses whose fate otherwise might be uncertain. Inmates at the

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