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slideshow_8 Cool Off With a KY Craft Beer: Hats Off to KY Craft Beer Festival to Benefit New Vocations

Saturday, July 26, 2014 7-10 p.m at the Kentucky Horse Park Hats Off to Kentucky’s Horse Industry Day will now host a “Hats Off to KY Craft Beer Festival” that will take place during the Rood and Riddle Grand Prix … Continued

raven5 New Adopters Want to Know!

Though New Vocations tries diligently to prepare new owners for any issues they may encounter when bringing their new horse home, trainers at all facilities tend to be asked the same questions once the adopter has relocated the horse to … Continued

aspca_grant_logo2 ASPCA awards grant to New Vocations for Thoroughbred Aftercare Rehabilitation

New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program announced this week that a generous grant has been awarded by the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) to aid the non-profit program in rehabilitating Thoroughbreds retiring from the racetrack. … Continued

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Success Stories

Some of our most recent success stories
a2 Abouttolosecontrol

OH MY GOODNESS, I am so excited about our adopted Standardbred harness horse Abouttolosecontrol (barn name Leo). He has given me back the opportunity to interact with horses other than just feeding, leading them or playing on the ground. Let … Continued

trot Najeeb T.M.D.

Athletic, Talented Eventing Thoroughbred Finds His Forever Home!

chant2 Chanttoomuch

Mr-Rainmaker Mr Rainmaker

Blind Standardbred War Horse is Still a Winner!

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