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25th New Vocations Pony Club Challenge Horse Adopted

  November 15, 2017 – Lexington, KY – New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program is halfway to its goal of rehoming 50 retiring racehorses with United States Pony Clubs members. This rehoming effort is part of the New Vocations Pony Club … Continued

Specialty Coffee to Support New Vocations

  Lexington, KY, September 29, 2017 – Coffee and charity, what could be a better combination? Whether you are a fan of champion 3 year old filly Rags to Riches or harness racing legend Foiled Again, or just a fan … Continued

New Vocations Charity Horse Show a True “Thoroughbred Takeover” at the Kentucky Horse Park

September 13, 2017 – Lexington, KY — The third annual New Vocations All-Thoroughbred Charity Horse Show was an astounding success with over 250 horses traveling from 22 states to compete and nearly $75,000 raised to support racehorse aftercare. Held in conjunction … 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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