Current Tag: Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation


NYRA Cares: the success stories keep coming

POSTED: January 7, 2022

OZONE PARK, N.Y. - For Stacie Clark Rogers of the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA), there are several ways to measure progress in aftercare. One is concrete: following...


Thursday, October 21: TRF Lowell 20th Anniversary Horse Show

POSTED: October 19, 2021

Presented via Worldwide Livestream 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – The Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation (TRF) will host a worldwide livestream event on Thursday, October...


Annnd they’re off … to a new career!

POSTED: October 3, 2021

What is the horse racing community doing to find new careers for retired horses? There’s no doubt horse racing has been negatively affected by publicity...

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Carmouche to cook for the Principessa Elena Society and to benefit TRF

POSTED: July 16, 2021

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Jockey Kendrick Carmouche is planning to cook his increasingly famous gumbo at the Principessa Elena Society at 13 Oak Street on Monday, July...

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TRF’s ‘Jess of all Trades” Takes Aftercare Message on the Road

POSTED: June 10, 2021

Since she accepted the position of Director of Communications and Annual Fund for the Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation in March, Jessica Paquette has brought passion and...

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Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation opens new Sanctuary Farm near Louisville, Ky.

POSTED: April 6, 2021

Chestnut Hall will connect the Louisville community with the TRF Thoroughbred horses A national Thoroughbred aftercare charity with more than twenty years of history caring...

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Working with horses is good for the soul: TRF’s Second Chances Program at Lowell with John Evans celebrates 20 years of changing lives

POSTED: March 19, 2021

John Evans, the Equine Program Director for the Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation’s Second Chances Program at the Lowell Correctional Institution (LCI) in Ocala, Florida, was having...

Kentucky Derby

Freedom Fighter, Atlantic Road give Starlight Racing a one-two punch for G3 Gotham

POSTED: March 5, 2021

OZONE PARK, N.Y. – Having experienced both the high and low ends of the Kentucky Derby spectrum, owner Jack Wolf of Starlight Racing knows the...


Horse-Human Connection: “Looking at them made me feel better”

POSTED: February 13, 2021

Chris Griffin walked into prison in 2010, he looked at the grim view ahead and winced as the iron door slammed behind him. He had...



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