Tag: OTTB

New Hong Kong rule makes impact on NZ racehorse sales

| March 17, 2015 | 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

| March 5, 2015 | 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

| February 24, 2015 | 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

| February 7, 2015 | 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

| November 16, 2014 | 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

| November 9, 2014 | 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

| November 6, 2014 | 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

| September 29, 2014 | 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

| September 25, 2014 | 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

| July 11, 2014 | 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

| July 7, 2014 | 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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Aust introduces retirement declaration for racehorses

| July 4, 2014 | 1 Comment
Aust introduces retirement declaration for racehorses

Owners must report retirement of racehorses and advise future direction.

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Citadelle wins NZ’s first OTTB sport horse series title

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
Citadelle wins NZ’s first OTTB sport horse series title

Two-time race winner makes successful transition to dressage and eventing.

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NZ Olympic eventing horse Snip dies at 22

| May 28, 2014 | 1 Comment
NZ Olympic eventing horse Snip dies at 22

Cancer claims consistent New Zealand bred thoroughbred.

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Future bright for OTTB after eventing series win

| May 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
Future bright for OTTB after eventing series win

Claudia Wilson and Citadelle take out inaugural Thoroughbreds in Equestrian Sport title.

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NY racing give $5 a start for OTTBs

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
NY racing give $5 a start for OTTBs

Owners with horses racing on the New York Racing Association circuit will donate $5 per start to the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance Foundation.

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Golfer Gary Player to inspire racehorse owners

| April 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Golfer Gary Player to inspire racehorse owners

Renowned golfer Gary Player will deliver the keynote address at a racehorse owners conference in the US later this year.

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Aintree heroes return to hallowed turf

| April 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
Aintree heroes return to hallowed turf

A record 13 previous winners to parade at Aintree before Grand National.

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Clare Balding new patron of Retraining of Racehorses

| March 18, 2014 | 1 Comment
Clare Balding new patron of Retraining of Racehorses

Well-known racing personality to support charity helping ex-racehorses.

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Riding to the rescue: mounted medics on the spot

| March 2, 2014 | 1 Comment
Riding to the rescue: mounted medics on the spot

Mounted ambulance officers patrol equestrian events.

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