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A Tough Decision Was The Right One For Lord Anson

By Francis LaBelle The trip was already a difficult one because of its mission. Days before, Julia Adams, then 14 years old, decided to part with her beloved horse, Lord Anson. That was tough enough. Now, Julia and her mother were coming to the end of their three-and-a-half-hour drive from Vermont to Wallkill, NY to […]

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TRF joins Collaborative Effort to Rescue Neglected Racehorses in New York

Saratoga Springs, NY – The Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation, working in partnership with the authorities and several other horse rescue organizations, has taken in four horses from an equine neglect case in New York’s Hudson Valley. TRF was alerted to this large-scale rescue in early March and responded immediately. In a collaborative effort with ReRun Thoroughbred […]

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TRF Welcomes McLain to Board of Directors

The Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation (TRF) is pleased to announce the addition of Shon McLain, a successful financial adviser who was once part of the stable operation for Hall of Fame trainer, D. Wayne Lukas, to the organization’s Board of Directors. The Board provides leadership for carrying out the Foundation’s mission to save Thoroughbred horses no […]

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