New Owner Seminar Set at Prairie Meadows

TOBA has scheduled a new owner seminar for April 18 at Prairie Meadows.

From the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association

The Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association will conduct a new owner seminar April 18 at Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino in Altoona, Iowa.

The seminar, sponsored by Blood-Horse Publications, will feature discussions on industry business issues; options for acquiring horses, including partnerships; auctions and claiming; and a discussion about veterinary topics. Speakers include Thoroughbred owner Maggi Moss and trainers Chris Richard and Kelly Von Hemel.

The seminar will begin at 1:30 p.m. CDT and will include dinner and an evening of racing at Prairie Meadows. The registration fee for the seminar is $75 for TOBA members and $100 for non-members. The fee includes all support materials, admission to the track, and meals.

TOBA’s next seminar is a new owner seminar scheduled for May 1 at the Kentucky Derby Museum in Louisville, Ky. For a complete list of TOBA seminars and clinics, visit, or for more information, contact Erin Halliwell at 859-276-2291 or