It was his handsome appearance that first captured the attention of 19-year-old Rue Carmen, an engineering student and member of the Equestrian Team at the University of West Georgia in Carrollton. “I was on the internet looking for a horse,” Carmen said. “I was looking for a project horse, one… Read more »
Consider adopting a horse from the islands! We are pleased to have Caribbean Thoroughbred Aftercare (CTA) join our growing family of Thoroughbred rescue and retraining centers. Did you know that hundreds of Thoroughbred racehorses bred in the States arrive in Puerto Rico and surrounding islands each year? Plus, all of… Read more »
We are pleased to welcome Florida TRAC as a listing organization. Check back soon to view their horses! Florida TRAC (Thoroughbred Retirement and Adoptive Care) is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing aftercare, retraining and adoptive services to Thoroughbred racehorses at the end their racing careers. Located near Palm City,… Read more »
Thoroughbred Adoption Network welcomes New Vocations’ horses to our adoptable horse listings! New Vocations is The Nation’s Largest Racehorse Adoption Program. Browse their listings here, and be sure to visit their website for additional listings and adoption information.
Congratulations TRF and good luck to Dance Vice and his new owners!
We’re very happy to report that Back On Track Products USA has joined Thoroughbred Adoption Network as a website sponsor! Back on Track creates products that help people, horses and dogs achieve a more active and comfortable life. If you aren’t already familiar with Back On Track’s line of products… Read more »
Thoroughbred Adoption Network has a new website sponsor! TAKE2 Second Career Thoroughbred Program Inc. was created to promote second careers for retired Thoroughbred racehorses as hunters and jumpers. Supported by members of the racing and breeding industries, the program rewards those who compete on Thoroughbreds with awards and prize money… Read more »
A warm welcome to our newest member! Since 2005, Save a Forgotten Equine (SAFE) has been rescuing and rehabilitating horses that have been starved, neglected, abused or are unwanted. Located in Redmond, Washington; SAFE has extensive experience in equine rehabilitation and have successfully brought many neglected horses back from the brink… Read more »
Finger Lakes Thoroughbred Adoption Program, Inc. (FLTAP) is part of the Thoroughbred Adoption Network! Whether you’re in the market for an OTTB or not, have a look at these horses and you’ll see the expert training and care they receive as they transition into their new lives. If you ARE… Read more »
Great news, our first horse adopted since the re-launch of Thoroughbred Adoption Network. A big thank you to Sara Davenport and Kim Wilkins of Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation, and of course to Bigger is Bettor and his new family.
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… 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… Read more »