Many Thoroughbreds ex-racehorses destined for slaughter are rescued by individuals outside of rescue/retirement organizations. Some individuals have purchased retired racehorses at auction, others have stepped in to help in the case of local humane services seizures.
When these individual find that they are unable to keep their ex-racehorse for any reason, finding a good home for their horse may present a challenge. Often, when seeking assistance from local rescue organizations they may be turned away because the organization is at the maximum number of horses they can handle, or are concentrating their efforts on high-risk horse rescue situations. [Read More…]
The Thoroughbred Adoption Network is under new ownership!
We’ve built a new format, we hope you enjoy it. We’ll be adding new features as time goes on, and most importantly we’ll be working hard to reach prospective adopters and find new horses looking for homes.
We also want to hear from you so we can improve the website. Let us know what you think of the new format; and what you’d like to see both as an organization or individual with horses for adoption, and as a customer looking for the right horse. [Read More…]