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Lindsey Partridge to Debut 2017 Makeover Mount at New Vocations Event

  April 24, 2017 — Lexington, KY — Lindsey Partridge, 2015/2016 Trail Champion and 2016 Freestyle Champion at the Retired Racehorse Project’s Thoroughbred Makeover, will be headlining the New Vocations Open Barn and BBQ on April 28. In addition to … Continued

Over 180 Horses Helped in One Year by New Vocations at Mereworth Farm

Lexington, Ky – April 19, 2017 – New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program announced today that over 180 retired racehorses entered New Vocations at Mereworth Farm since the new facility officially opened April 15, 2016. Of the horses served 120 were … Continued

Tenth Horse Adopted in New Vocations Pony Club Challenge

Barracuda Bay, intended for dressage, show jumping & low level eventing, with adopter Talia Graber   April 13, 2017 – Lexington, KY — New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program is excited to announce that 10 Thoroughbreds have been adopted by United States … Continued

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Success Stories

Some of our most recent success stories
Southern Charm

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

Determine This

Veteran harness racer shines in second career

Eeny Meeny Miny O

Wild ride turned formidable competitor

Red at Nite

Outrider pony superstar!

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