Tag: OTTB

£25K raised for equine charity at polo fundraiser with Princess Anne

| 25 July 2015 9:25 am | 0 Comments
£25K raised for equine charity at polo fundraiser with Princess Anne

Charity president The Princess Royal attends annual fund raiser.

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OTT standardbreds enjoy TLC after the racetrack

| 16 July 2015 11:19 am | 0 Comments
OTT standardbreds enjoy TLC after the racetrack

Therapy plate helps ex-racehorses going on to new careers.

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Lucky save for son of famed Derby winner Genuine Risk

| 2 July 2015 9:20 am | 0 Comments
Lucky save for son of famed Derby winner Genuine Risk

Genuine Reward to live out his days at Old Friends retirement home.

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Paddock injury claims life of famous OTTB Kauto Star

| 1 July 2015 9:11 am | 0 Comments
Paddock injury claims life of famous OTTB Kauto Star

Legendary steeplechaser suffers mystery fall in paddock at home.

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Leg fracture claims life of eventer Easy Tiger IV

| 25 June 2015 9:38 am | 0 Comments
Leg fracture claims life of eventer Easy Tiger IV

Vets unable to save NZ OTTB after injury on Houghton Hall cross-country.

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Huge new facility under way for racehorse retraining

| 23 June 2015 10:50 am | 0 Comments
Huge new facility under way for racehorse retraining

Ground-breaking for expansive new OTT facility this week.

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Leading NZ eventing horse fatally injured at NZ champs

| 16 May 2015 9:03 pm | 1 Comment
Leading NZ eventing horse fatally injured at NZ champs

Clarke Johnstone loses WEG and World Cup horse Orient Express.

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Spotlight on OTTBs at USA’s biggest three-day-event

| 20 April 2015 9:24 am | 0 Comments
Spotlight on OTTBs at USA’s biggest three-day-event

Recycled racehorses taking on the warmbloods at this week’s RK3DE.

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OTTB charity adds leading jockeys as advocates

| 14 April 2015 9:46 am | 0 Comments
OTTB charity adds leading jockeys as advocates

Richard Johnson and Frankie Dettori Retraining of Racehorses ambassadors.

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New Hong Kong rule makes impact on NZ racehorse sales

| 17 March 2015 8:45 am | 0 Comments
New Hong Kong rule makes impact on NZ racehorse sales

Major implications expected for NZ market after standards raised.

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Cash coup for OTTBs as 20 farms pledge stallion fees

| 5 March 2015 8:45 am | 0 Comments
Cash coup for OTTBs as 20 farms pledge stallion fees

Studs to donate 25% from each stallion’s fee to TB Aftercare Alliance.

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New series for thoroughbreds at leading US horse trials

| 24 February 2015 8:58 am | 0 Comments
New series for thoroughbreds at leading US horse trials

Plantation Field offers $5000 prizemoney for top-placing TB.

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More shows for OTTB program in US

| 7 February 2015 8:15 am | 0 Comments
More shows for OTTB program in US

Hundreds of competitions include eventing, dressage, Western, hunter/jumper, games, polo and polocrosse.

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Charities join forces in project to rehome British thoroughbreds

| 16 November 2014 9:34 am | 1 Comment
Charities join forces in project to rehome British thoroughbreds

World Horse Welfare and Retraining of Racehorses launch pilot scheme.

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King’s Nadal wins NZ one-day-eventing champs

| 9 November 2014 9:53 pm | 1 Comment
King’s Nadal wins NZ one-day-eventing champs

Fraser King and Nadal improve over each phase to take prestigious Forest Gate Trophy.

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Melbourne Cup deaths: Most of the debate seems to miss the point

| 6 November 2014 9:48 am | 3 Comments
Melbourne Cup deaths: Most of the debate seems to miss the point

Racing writers again miss the key issues in defending the industry.

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Battle of the OTTBs in multi-discipline contest

| 29 September 2014 9:10 am | 0 Comments
Battle of the OTTBs in multi-discipline contest

Ex-racehorses in thoroughbred makeover competition showcasing their talent in 10 disciplines.

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Family ties for winner of prestigious Garryowen turnout

| 25 September 2014 8:59 am | 0 Comments
Family ties for winner of prestigious Garryowen turnout

Shae Hanger wins title for second time at 80th anniversary competition at Royal Melbourne Show.

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Once-famous racehorses remembered – for a cause

| 11 July 2014 8:51 am | 0 Comments
Once-famous racehorses remembered – for a cause

$10 from Standardbred Old Friends sales via UHC go to Operation Gelding program.

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Inishmor wins OTTB title at Barbury horse trials

| 7 July 2014 8:58 am | 0 Comments
Inishmor wins OTTB title at Barbury horse trials

Australia’s Paul Tapner leads ROR class throughout to finish on dressage score.

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