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Retrained & Remarkable Success Story: Old Bow No Issue For OTTB Showjumper

Retrained and Remarkable Success Story: Giving the overlooked a chance to succeed   Adopter Keely Bechtol and Why Not Whiskey   Old Bow No Issue for OTTB Showjumper Why Not Whiskey came to New Vocations in September of 2016 when he … Continued

Over 500 Retired Racehorses Helped by New Vocations in 2017

  February 9, 2018 – Lexington, KY – New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program had 398 retired Thoroughbred and Standardbred racehorses go through the program in 2017, a 10 percent increase from the previous year. Additionally, 125 horses remained in the program … Continued

Super-Brave Baby Takes Everything in Stride: Te D’etat

Retrained and Remarkable: Giving the overlooked a chance to succeed.  Help us share this story and get Te D’etat a home.   Te D’etat came to New Vocations from Calumet Farm in Lexington, KY, as a 3-year- old, unraced gelding. … Continued

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Success Stories

Some of our most recent success stories

Returned horse gets a second chance and excels in eventing career

Southern Charm

Leader of the TAKE2 Thoroughbred Hunter Division at the 2017 Winter Equestrian Festival!

Determine This

Veteran harness racer shines in second career

Eeny Meeny Miny O

Wild ride turned formidable competitor

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