Keyword: racehorse retirement

  • Kiri's Clown with Michael Blowen at Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Facility.

    Millionaire Kiri's Clown Euthanized at Age 25

    Millionaire grade I winner Kiri's Clown, a resident of Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Facility, was euthanized Dec. 22 at Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital near Lexington due to complications following colic surgery.

  • Online Auction to Benefit Rescued Horses

    The R.A.C.E. Fund, non-profit organization established in 2004, will launch its spring fund drive with an online auction on eBay starting March 24 to help raise funds for racehorse retirement and rescue from slaughter.

  • CANTER: Federal Drug Bill Needs Fine-Tuning

    CANTER, a major placement program for retired Thoroughbred racehorses, said it supports in concept federal legislation calling for a ban on performance-enhancing drugs in racing but believes the language may be too broad.

  • R.A.C.E. Fund Receives a Boost

    The R.A.C.E. Fund, a racehorse retirement organization, announced that substantial funding by the Penn National Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association has largely contributed to the continued success of the program.