Keyword: Rescue

  • Cent Nouvelles and French Quarter in May 2011

    Winner's Circle: Roadside Rescue Pays Off

    "I'm overwhelmed with joy that so many of these horses went on to become great racehorses and productive broodmares," Taylor said. "I hope it shows others that rehabilitating Thoroughbreds can be a rewarding experience."

  • OTTB Spotlight: Xantra

    Shannon Hahn of Double L Equine Rescue and Sanctuary tells the story of Xatra, aka "Officer Isaac." From needing the law to becoming the law, Xantra overcame injuries due to neglect and now serves as a New York police horse.

  • Inspired by Lights (blog)

    Guest blogger Mary Cage shares the story of Lights on Broadway, a horse that was rescued from a near death experience, after which he inspired the foundation of a Thoroughbred non-profit organization.

  • New Nonprofit to Aid Retired Thoroughbreds

    A newly formed non-profit organization, After the Finish Line, has been formed to provide funding assistance to Thoroughbred rescue organizations across the United States, the San Diego-based 501 (C) (3) announced Oct. 10.

  • The rescue, retirement, rehab, and retraining of ex-racehorses has grown into a major movement.

    Equine Retirement Programs

    It is horse racing's dirty little secret--the big black truck that regularly rolls along the backstretch of tracks large and small, and behind sales rings, picking up the cripples, the too-slow, and horses just plain not wanted by their owners anymore.

  • Vet Clinic To Host Animal Rescue Course

    Hagyard-Davidson McGee veterinary clinic near Lexington will be hosting a three-day animal rescue course Jan. 2-4 at the Kentucky Horse Park.