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Pa., N.J. and N.Y. Thoroughbred Owners Eligible For Training Scholarships

September 10, 2018

GRANTVILLE, Pa. — CANTER-Pennsylvania (CPA) will name three recipients for its annual training and educational scholarship program created to honor the memory of Becky Julian, an educator and Thoroughbred advocate.

The scholarships of $500 each are to be used for training purposes only such as riding lessons, clinics, camps or horse related seminars. The grants are open to Mid-Atlantic ...

Hampton Classic Helps Horses & Other Animals Find New Homes

BRIDGEHAMPTON, N.Y. — Animal Adoption Day celebrated its eighth year at the Hampton Classic on Aug. 27, with rescue dogs, cats and horses from a variety of animal rescues and shelters on Long Island and beyond on hand.

Participating rescues and shelters included: Animal Rescue of the Hamptons, Bidawee, Gimme Shelter Animal Rescue, Heart Horse Ambulance, LIU Equestrian Team, North Fork ...

Horses In Need of Homes Connect To Homes Needing Horses In NEXT CHAPTER

Most horses will have multiple homes during their lifetimes, but thousands of horses each year are at risk for abuse or neglect when their owners can no longer care for them. Over 75,000 American horses were shipped over the border for slaughter in 2017 — most were young, healthy and have untapped potential.

All of America's horses deserve homes where they can flourish not only as ...

Thoroughbred Charities of America Named Title Sponsor of the Thoroughbred Makeover

LEXINGTON, Ky. — The Retired Racehorse Project (RRP) and Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA) jointly announced that TCA will be the title sponsor of the Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium, which will be held at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky, on Oct. 4-7.

The TCA Thoroughbred Makeover features trainers from across North America who are working throughout the ...

Goshen, N.Y. Woman Convicted In Horse Starvation Case To Be Sentenced On Sept. 6

GOSHEN, N.Y. — Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler announced that on Tuesday, July 24, Jeanne Ryan, 52, of Goshen, was found guilty after a bench trial before Orange County Court Judge Robert H. Freehill on 10 felony counts of Aggravated Cruelty to Animals in connection with the death of nine horses, and the mistreatment of a 10th horse, which survived.

According to a press ...

SRF Working To Save 38 Standardbreds From Being Sent To Slaughter

CREAM RIDGE, N.J. — The Standardbred Retirement Foundation working to save more than three dozen Standardbreds due to ship to the slaughterhouse.

 As of Aug. 8, 13 had been diverted but 25 were still at risk. Some were tagged for the trip on Aug. 8, a few have until Friday, Aug. 10.

Those saved include Bullville Kriss, Nu Example and Icey Rose who were taken back by breeders and ...

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