June 14, 2013 - 3:30pm
Five stakes races and the all-white party at Churchill Downs’ Downs After Dark.
Downs After Dark returns to Churchill Downs Saturday with the “White Party” and a night of graded stakes action including the Grade 1 Stephen Foster Handicap.
April 26, 2013 - 9:34am
This is Old Friends annual farm celebration that offers a delicious BBQ buffet, farm tours, live music, games, plus live and silent auction items that include select racing memorabilia, artwork, potte
April 26, 2013 - 9:22am
It’s “Homecoming” time at Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Facility
Once the Kentucky Derby is over you can head on down to Georgetown, Kentucky on Sunday, May 5, and visit the retired thoroughbred racehorses at Old Friends Equine's 9th Annual Homecoming event.
On Sunday May 5, 2013, starting at 3 pm, you can come down to Old Friend’s Thoroughbred Retirement Facility after the Kentucky Derby is over and help the 120 thoroughbred equine retirees that
February 20, 2013 - 12:02pm
Good news from local Thoroughbred racehorse adoption facility Second Stride
There is plenty to celebrate at Second Stride, a Kentucky based retired thoroughbred racehorse adoption facility.
Second Stride is a 501 (c) (3) not for profit organization that is a thoroughbred racehorse adoption facility that retrains racehorses off the track once they are retired from racing and adopts them out to new owners.In 2012 Second Stride was successful in adopting out 78 Thoroughbreds into new...
January 23, 2013 - 10:57am
The results are in and the 2012 Kentucky Equine Survey shows horses mean billion
The 2012 Kentucky Equine Survey results are in and the business of horses in Kentucky is worth billions of dollars to the State.
The University of Kentucky and the Kentucky Horse Council partnered to fund and implement a 2012 statewide Kentucky Equine Survey. Significant funding from the Kentucky Agriculture Development Fund and matching funding from the industry , as well as UK, made this survey possible. The survey was...