New Vocations Adopters Shine at United States Pony Clubs Champs East

New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program fielded a team of 31 horse-and-rider pairs at the United States Pony Clubs Championships East at the Tryon International Equestrian Center on July 27-29. Adopted Thoroughbreds and their Pony Club counterparts competed in the Pony … Continued


Halfway Home: 50th Horse Rehomed in Retrained and Remarkable Challenge

  New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program announced today that 50 horses have been adopted for the Retrained and Remarkable Challenge, which was launched on March 1, 2018. The Challenge was created to bring about a fundamental change in how racehorses … Continued


Ohio HBPA Donates $50,000 to Support New Vocations’ Aftercare Efforts

New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program announced today that the Ohio Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association (HBPA) has donated $50,000 to support the program’s aftercare efforts at their Ohio facilities. In 2017, New Vocations took in over 450 retired racehorses, 64 … Continued


Connections of Triple Crown Contender Justify Pledge to Support New Vocations

  June 5, 2018 – Lexington, KY – New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program announced today that all five of Justify’s owning connections, as well as trainer Bob Baffert and jockey Mike Smith, have committed to donating a percentage of earnings from … Continued


Buzz Off: Keeping Horses Fly Free

The heat has come on in a hurry in Kentucky and our sensitive-skinned Thoroughbreds are not too happy about the bugs that have come with it! Our horses show their irritation in a lot of ways: they walk the fence … Continued