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Program Pairs Prison Inmates With Retired Race Horses

The Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation is an innovative program that provides second chances to prison inmates and retired race horses facing uncertain futures. The first prison farm opened in 1983 at a correctional facility in New York. The program has since...

How The 2017 Kentucky Derby Thoroughbreds Got Their Names

Earlier this week we featured a story on the strict and strange rules involved in naming a thoroughbred racehorse. Now that the 2017 Kentucky Derby is less than 24 hours away, we thought we’d feature how each of the 20 horses racing at Churchill Downs g...

Kentucky Derby History, Traditions & Champions

On Saturday, May 6, 2017 the 143rd Kentucky Derby race will enter the history books. With such a lo...

Go Behind the Scenes With Lane’s End Farm

Can you imagine what it would be like to work at one of America’s top Thoroughbred breeding f...

9 Things You Didn’t Know About The Akhal-Teke

 One of the rarest horse breeds, most people only know the Akhal-Teke for that stunning coat with ...

See American Pharaoh’s Luxurious Retirement Barn!

After becoming the first horse ever to win the “Grand Slam” – both the Triple Crown and The B...