Articles Tagged 'OTTB 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 »

Jordan and her OTTB Socks Compete in the New Vocations Charity Horse Show

Ex-Racehorse Adoption Blog — July 11, 2013
Jordan Josefczyk and her OTTB (off-the-track-Thoroughbred), Memory Road, now known as “Socks” competed in the Tenth Annual New Vocations Charity Horse Show in Delaware, Ohio. This special horse show is dedicated to featuring the exceptional talent and athleticism of Thoroughbreds after their racing careers end. Jordan has been riding since she was four years… Read more »

Trainer Lisa Molloy’s New Community OTTB Project

Ex-Racehorse Adoption Blog — April 26, 2013
Lisa Molloy is an OTTB (off-the-track-Thoroughbred) trainer that I previously interviewed on Ex-Racehorse Adoption Blog. She is both a fierce advocate and loving supporter of ex-racehorses. Lisa has a new project for OTTB lovers. A Facebook community page called Thoroughbreds for Adoption to help our beloved OTTBs find the loving homes they… Read more »

Chiropractic Work On Your OTTB

Ex-Racehorse Adoption Blog — June 21, 2012
Did you know that horses can have chiropractors––just like humans? Many ex-racehorses suffer from the residual effects of untreated injures. Here's how a visit from an equine chiropractor might help! My ex-racehorse Bahamut's first visit with an equine chiropractor While riding Bahamut, I could feel he was off in his… Read more »

Lisa Molloy– OTTB Trainer with Ex-Racehorse Adoption Program

Ex-Racehorse Adoption Blog — May 26, 2012
Lisa Molloy shares her story of how she became involved with horses and the retraining of OTTB's (off-the-track-Thoroughbreds) through New Vocations. She has a high success rate of placing many of her retrained ex-racehorses into the right adoptive homes. Learn what it's like in Lisa's daily life with re-schooling, rehabilitating… Read more »