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New Vocations Needs Items/Sponsors for Pre-Jug Charity Auction

Auction items and table sponsors are needed for the annual Pre-Jug Party & fundraiser held Wednesday September 20, at the Delaware County Fair. Proceeds go toward the retraining and placement of retired racehorses and the Delaware County Fair. “We’re asking … Continued

New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program Preps for OTTB Takeover in Kentucky

  July 24, 2017 – Lexington, KY – New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program is preparing for its Third Annual All-Thoroughbred Charity Horse Show, which will be held Friday, Sept. 8 and Saturday, Sept. 9 at the Kentucky Horse Park in … Continued

Calling all Pony Club Members attending the 2017 Festival at the KY Horse Park!

The New Vocations Pony Club Challenge is a unique opportunity for United States Pony Clubs members to partner with retired racehorses. The Challenge is designed to showcase the versatility of retired Thoroughbred racehorses and allow Pony Club members an educational tool … Continued

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Success Stories

Some of our most recent success stories

Returned horse gets a second chance and excels in eventing career

Southern Charm

Leader of the TAKE2 Thoroughbred Hunter Division at the 2017 Winter Equestrian Festival!

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Veteran harness racer shines in second career

Eeny Meeny Miny O

Wild ride turned formidable competitor

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