Adoption

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TRF Issues Plea for Thoroughbred Foster Care Partners

October 27, 2011

The TRF is urgently seeking farms and individuals to foster some of their retired racehorses.... Read More

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ASPCA Celebrates 145 Years of Equine Protection

October 26, 2011

The ASPCA will host educational presentations, meet and greets, and a parade of rescued and adoptable horses.... Read More

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UHC National Speaker Program Educates Nationwide

October 25, 2011

The UHC's National Speaker Program has provided a speaker for 15 events in 2011 to date.... Read More

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New York Horse Owner Facing Animal Cruelty Charges

October 24, 2011

A New York woman is facing multiple animal cruelty charges in connection with the alleged maltreatment of hors... Read More

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CANTER Receives Funding from West Virginia Race Track

October 21, 2011

Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort will award $2,500 in grant funding to CANTER to continue its mission.... Read More

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Expanding OTTB Markets Discussed at Seminar

October 19, 2011

Topics from wise spending at aftercare facilities to off-the-track-Thoroughbred psychology were discussed. ... Read More

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Breeders' Cup Participants to Support Retired Racehorses

October 13, 2011

Breeders' Cup participants will pledge a percentage of their earnings to support retired racehorses' care.... Read More

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More Charges Filed in Maryland Neglect Case

October 06, 2011

A Maryland farm operator has been charged with additional cruelty counts for allegedly neglecting her horses.... Read More

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Rescue Groups Join Million Dollar Rescuing Racers Initiative

October 03, 2011

Eight thoroughbred rescue organizations have joined the ASPCA Million Dollar Rescuing Racers Initiative. ... Read More

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Jockey Club Announces Thoroughbred Connect Enhancement

September 27, 2011

Thoroughbreds in need of homes will now be listed publicly on thoroughbredconnect.com, the Jockey Club said.... Read More

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Ask the Vet LIVE on Horse Adoption and Rescue Now Archived

September 23, 2011

The recording from TheHorse.com's Ask the Vet LIVE Q&A event on Horse Adoption and Rescue is now available.... Read More

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Horse Adoption/Rescue

September 21, 2011

How can you find the right horse to rescue or adopt? Our experts offer advice about rehomed horses.... Read More

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Horse Adoption: The Transition Period

September 01, 2011

After completing the adoption process and bringing your new charge home, help him adjust to his new surroundin... Read More

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Horse Adoption Part 1: Before You Adopt

September 01, 2011

Adoption is often an attractive alternative to buying; however, it requires a serious human commitment. ... Read More

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Horse Adoption Part 2: The Transition Period

September 01, 2011

After completing the adoption process & bringing your new horse home, help him adjust to his new surroundings.... Read More

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New York Rescue Operator Faces Fraud, Cruelty Charges

August 29, 2011

An equine rescue is facing charges for allegedly defrauding financial contributors and maltreating horses.... Read More

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Ask the Vet LIVE: Horse Adoption and Rescue September 21

August 24, 2011

Join us for a free Ask the Vet LIVE online Q&A about Horse Adoption and Rescue on Sept. 21, from 8-9 p.m. ... Read More

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Standardbred Retirement Foundation Announces Win*Win Program

August 18, 2011

The SRF announced a program to allow Standardbred owners to share in racehorses' earnings with horses in need.... Read More

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UHC Continues to Compile List of Facilities to Accept Horses

July 27, 2011

The Unwanted Horse Coalition seeks more facilities that accept horses to list themselves on the UHC website.... Read More

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NTRA Launches Website Dedicated to Retired Racehorses

July 06, 2011

The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) announced July 6 the establishment of ntraaftercare.com.... Read More

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'A Night At The Pavilion' Fundraiser for EHWA

July 04, 2011

"A Night at the Pavilion: A Tribute to Kentucky's Horses" is a special benefit for the Equine Health and ... Read More

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TCA Distributes Grants to 81 Nonprofits

July 01, 2011

Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA) announced June 30 that grants totaling $903,450 have been awarded to ... Read More

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Reducing 'Unwanted' Horse Numbers

July 01, 2011

Industry members are thinking outside the box to help reduce the number of so-called unwanted horses.... Read More

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"Unwanted" Horses

June 28, 2011

The United States has a growing problem with "unwanted" horses. This live chat event discussed many solutions.... Read More

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GAO Report on Horse Processing Released

June 23, 2011

The Government Accountability Office issued a report June 22 investigating how processing plant closures have... Read More