Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association

Improving the economics, integrity and pleasure of Thoroughbred Racing

  • Patricia Pavlish

    TOBA August Member of the Month

    This year, Patricia Pavlish has been on "fire" -- literally. Pavlish bred Fire with Fire, who has been a dominant presence on the turf.

  • Margaret Burlingham

    TOBA July Member of the Month

    A lifelong equine enthusiast, Margaret Burlingham imbues her racing endeavors with compassion for the animals she adores. That care shines through, especially for gelding Saint Leon.

  • Catesby Clay (left) with son Brutus Clay with Avaricity and her Hat Trick foal.

    TOBA June Member of the Month

    Runnymede Farm in Paris, Ky. is the matriarch of Bluegrass nurseries. Founded in 1867 by Colonel Ezekiel Clay, Runnymede has turned out stellar runners for nearly 150 years. Currently, Catesby Clay, carries on the legacy.

  • Anita Cauley

    TOBA May Member of the Month

    Anita Cauley is living the dream, riding high with her homebred On Fire Baby. The gray mare is a red-hot standout in the older filly and mare division.

  • TOBA Seminar

    Trainers, owners, bloodstock agents and other Thoroughbred industry experts offered insights into ownership and training.

  • Gary Player

    Gary Player to Speak at Owners Conference

    Gary Player, a legend in the golfing world and a longtime Thoroughbred owner, breeder, and advocate of Thoroughbred aftercare, will deliver the keynote address when OwnerView, the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association.

  • Thoroughbred Ownership Seminar Webcast

    Considering Thoroughbred racehorse ownership? Find out how to get started during a LIVE Thoroughbred Ownership Seminar webcast, presented by the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association on Friday, April 18.

  • Mike Pietrangelo

    TOBA March Member of the Month

    For Mike Pietrangelo, fun is the name of the game. An attorney by trade, Pietrangelo owns and breeds in partnerships.

  • Joe Mulholland Jr.

    TOBA February Member of the Month

    Joe Mulholland Jr. is a throwback to the days of homegrown Kentucky horsemen. He works tirelessly on the family farm with his siblings and father to produce top-quality Thoroughbreds.

  • Jeanne Mirabito with Our Mims

    Promise Keeper

    A chance meeting with a forgotten champion leads Jeanne Mirabito to create a haven for pensioners.

  • Michelle Rodriguez

    TOBA January Member of the Month

    Involved in every aspect of equine care, Rodriguez speaks passionately about the sport that's been part of her life for 30 years.

  • Harvey Clarke

    TOBA December Member of the Month

    Best known as the breeder of I'll Have Another, Harvey Clarke has continued his streak in 2013 with a number of brilliant juveniles now aiming for the next classics.

  • John and Debby Oxley

    TCA to Honor Oxleys, RRTP at Season Auction

    John and Debby Oxley and the Retired Racehorse Training Project will be honored at Thoroughbred Charities of America's 24th Annual Select Stallion Season Auction on Jan. 4, 2014, at the Keeneland Entertainment Center.

  • Catherine Parke of Valkyre Stud

    TOBA October Member of the Month

    Looking back on her career in breeding, raising and consigning, Catherine Parke always knew that the equine life was for her.

  • Tim & Gloria Harris of Big Sugar Racing

    TOBA September Members of the Month

    Tim and Gloria Harris of Big Sugar Racing say they are living proof that owners don't have to spend six figures on horses to be competitive.

  • Dates Set for TCA Stallion Season Auction

    The TCA Stallion Season Auction Jan. 2-4. Three-day fundraiser consists of a telephone and online auction and culminates with a live select stallion season auction at the Keeneland Entertainment Center in Lexington.

  • Amy Bunt to Select Sales Agency

    Bunt joins Select Sales after working as the membership and education coordinator for the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association (TOBA) and as the sales coordinator for VanMeter Sales.

  • 2013 TOBA Awards

    Coverage of the 2013 TOBA Awards held in Lexington, Kentucky, on September 6, 2013.

  • J. Paul Reddam

    Top Honors Go to Reddam, Fink, and Ocala Stud

    The Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association named J. Paul Reddam the leading owner of 2012. Ocala Stud was named the top national breeder and Morton Fink was honored as the leading small breeder of 2012.