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Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: The Summer Camp Life

Summer camp can be a life-changing experience for a child. Often it is the first time they’ve been away from their family for a prolonged period other than school and the experience can play a key role in helping them find their identity. At Forrestel Riding Camp, an international all-girls overnight English riding camp between […]

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Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: Teaching And Learning

Last Sunday during the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, the Maker’s Mark Secretariat Center, a retraining and adoption facility for retired Thoroughbred racehorses, took full advantage of a prime location on the Kentucky Horse Park grounds to showcase the facility and horses to the masses at the inaugural Omelette and Mimosa Brunch.  In addition to brunch, the event […]

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Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: Don’t Discount The ‘War Horse’

All too often Thoroughbred trainer, off-track Thoroughbred agent and OTTB advocate Mary Tate hears the same description from clients looking to purchase a horse off the racetrack as a riding or competition mount.  “We’re looking for something between the ages of three and five years old with less than 20 starts,” horse shoppers tell her […]

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Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: Plenty To Do And Learn During Rolex

Bookended between the iconic Keeneland Spring Race Meet and the Kentucky Derby, next week’s Rolex Kentucky 3-Day Event is a quintessential part of many horse lovers’ plans each April.  Known as the triathlon of equestrian sports, this annual Olympic-level competition attracts the top horses and riders from around the world to the Kentucky Horse Park […]

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Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: A Rescue Of ‘Hopes And Dreams’

Serene Queen was a blue collar horse through and through. While she raced almost exclusively in the claiming ranks, she earned her keep and then some, banking nearly $240,000 in her 50-race career. While her 49th race in January of 2015 saw her visit the winner’s circle for the 14th time, it also resulted in […]

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Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: Caribbean Care

Shelley Blodgett didn’t grow up around horses. A clinical psychologist living in Wellington, Fla., with a specialty in geriatrics, Blodgett came about her love of horses later in life, learning to ride and becoming a fan of horse racing. In an effort to stay up-to-date with horse racing news and results, Blodgett created a Twitter […]

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Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: Showing Up For Thoroughbreds

On March 11, the Arkansas Hunter Jumper Association (AHJA) took a departure from their usual horse show activities to go to Oaklawn Park to watch horses that travel in different circles. The AHJA sponsored a race and enjoyed a day at the track to commemorate their new affiliation with The Jockey Club’s Thoroughbred Incentive Program […]

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Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: Introducing US Equestrian

Earlier this year, the United States Equestrian Federation, best known as the national governing body for all non-racing equestrian sports, launched a rebranding campaign that included an update to their name and signature logo. Now known as US Equestrian, the rebranding is aimed at engaging horse enthusiasts of all types and at all levels, giving everyone […]

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Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: Adopted Out To Paradise

It’s not unusual for an aftercare organization to reach farther than the borders of the state in which they are located. In fact, thanks to social media, most Thoroughbred rehoming organizations regularly receive inquiries and adoption applications from people hundreds of miles away. In February, however, Gulf Coast Thoroughbred Network, a Louisiana-based Thoroughbred adoption organization, […]

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Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: Finding ‘Zen’ For Seventy Dollars

Many have heard the story of Snowman, the former plow horse purchased for $80 off the back of a truck headed for the slaughter house in the 1950s who went on to become a champion show jumper, winning the United States Open Jumper Champion twice in his illustrious career (if you’re not familiar with the […]

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