The Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation (TRF) has secured a $50,000 matching gift challenge from the Geoffrey Hughes Foundation (GHF) to launch […]
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Patrick H. Mackay has been elected President and Chairman of the Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation by the […]
Saratoga Springs, NY – The Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation sadly said goodbye to The Optimist, age 29, (Horatius – More Memories, […]
By Francis LaBelle When a Thoroughbred makes his racing debut at Saratoga Race Course, you can be certain that its […]
By Francis LaBelle Mary Boucher is only 14 years old, but she has already developed a keen sense of responsibility, […]
Story originally appeared in the Indy Star Matthew Ziliak doesn’t like to be messed with. Neither does Aly’s Wildcat, a […]
The Geoffrey C. Hughes Foundation has donated $85,000 to the Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation Farrier Fund to cover the organization’s 2017 […]
By Francis LaBelle From deep inside, the racehorse began to rise. His long neck stretched, his front legs reached and […]
By Fran LaBelle It never ceases to amaze how quickly mistreated horses can make a full comeback with patience, care […]
By Francis LaBelle As part of its mission, the Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation encourages anyone who has made a living or […]
By Bridgett McIntosh and Katie Kaufman Article originally appeared in Middleburg Life Virginia’s lush green pastures are more than just […]
By Susan Salk on October 21, 2016 Three decades having passed since he jackhammered concrete floors of an old dairy […]
By Sue Finley Two months after being rescued from a dire neglect case in Mercer County on a farm leased […]
By Susan Salk on June 29, 2016 Silver Cliff and Z Camelot, two Thoroughbreds discovered in a herd of abandoned […]
by Susan Salk, Off Track Thoroughbreds Ocala, FL – A former inmate who had lost almost everything when she was […]
by Susan Salk, Off Track Thoroughbreds A young woman who learned to ride and care for horses while participating in […]