Keyword: retired racehorse

  • Thoroughbreds for All Event Set for April 26

    The Retired Racehorse Training Project and New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program will once again promote adoption of Thoroughbred ex-racehorses in their educational Thoroughbreds For All event April 26 in Lexington.

  • Mighty Mecke winning the 2005 OBS Championship Stakes.

    Retired Horse Saved from Return to Track

    Mighty Mecke's owners thought they'd done the right thing when their stakes winner fractured his foot earlier this year. They retired the 6-year-old horse and found a new career for him as a stallion on a small Midwest farm, believing he was wanted and would never race again. A July 7 e-mail shattered that belief.