Articles Tagged 'Horse Adoption'

Finding an Old Friend at New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program

Ex-Racehorse Adoption Blog — August 13, 2014
During my time at New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program as a rider, I had an unexpected surprise. I met up with an old friend from the racetrack.   The Vue From Here & Raina / Photo Courtesy: Amy Allison It has been a while since I did any kind of… Read more »

Horse Adoption Stories: Wendy Wolley and her ex-racehorse Ollie

Ex-Racehorse Adoption Blog — August 1, 2012
Equitrekking's "Horse Adoption Stories" series profiles Wendy Wooley, a photographer with EquiSport Photos and her OTTB (off-the-track-Thoroughbred) Ollie. Wendy has two OTTB's and shares her story about why she adopted Ollie and great advice for those considering adopting an ex-racehorse.  Wendy and her beautiful OTTB, Ollie Raina Paucar: Wendy, what is… Read more »

Horse Adoption Story: Megan Cavan and her ex-racehorse Cam

Ex-Racehorse Adoption Blog — July 16, 2012
Equitrekking is featuring a new series called, "Horse Adoption Stories." This month we profile Megan Cavan and her OTTB (off-the-track-Thoroughbred) Cam. Megan shares her story about why she adopted Cam, who is the official Royal Champion TROTT horse.  Megan Cavan and her OTTB, Cam Raina Paucar for Equitrekking: What is… Read more »

Horse Adoption Story: Angie Sanchez and her ex-racehorse Harley

Ex-Racehorse Adoption Blog — April 30, 2012
Equitrekking is featuring a new series called, "Horse Adoption Stories." This month we profile Angie Sanchez and her OTTB (off-the-track-Thoroughbed) Harley. Angie shares their yearlong journey of recovery, retraining and new career goals. Learn what it's been like for Angie and Harley from the racetrack to the farm.  Angie and… Read more »

The Story of Lester The Rescue Horse

Ex-Racehorse Adoption Blog — March 26, 2012
Imagine you are visiting somewhere on business and you find something unexpected. This story is about a horse that was abandoned, plagued by illness and had an unknown history. Despite all the negatives surrounding this horse, he is brought home and rehabilited by a loving family and friends. Alicia Callanan Mandigo… Read more »