Mares. It’s love ’em or hate ’em, apparently. I’ve met numerous people who have claimed that they’ll never own one. They’re just too opinionated, or moody, or sensitive, they say. I say that’s ridiculous. Get...» Read More!
Last week our OTTB Wishlist featured three horses whose earnings exceeded the $100,000 mark and you know what? We’re running with the same theme again this week! It’s not so common that we find so...» Read More!
You’ve got to love a war horse. With these horses you know that you’re getting a horse with heart, athleticism and toughness. They gave it their all on the track and did very well for...» Read More!
When I grow up I want to ride like Pam Paulk, seen here on her OTTB gelding With A Vengeance a.k.a “Eddie.” Pam is 64 years old and purchased Eddie as a lightly-restarted eventing prospect...» Read More!
Last weekend, while our eyes were on Jersey Fresh and Chatsworth ERM Leg 1, another contingent of top international riders on WEG 2018 horses were out in force...» Read More!
We’ve made a few Game of Thrones references here on the Weekly OTTB Wishlist before, mostly through horses with GoT-inspired names, but are you ready for an all-out anthropomorphism of OTTBs to some of our...» Read More!
Welcome back to the Finger Lakes Race Track in Farmington, New York! As one of the northernmost Thoroughbred race tracks in the United States, Finger Lakes has recently resumed live racing after their annual winter break....» Read More!
Thoroughbreds made up 4.8% of the horses running at Badminton Horse Trials over the weekend, and among them was the American-bred off-the-track-thoroughbred Captain Jack....» Read More!
Thoroughbred Talk with Jessica Phoenix We didn't get to meet Jessica Phoenix – Phoenix Equestrian Team after dressage on Friday… but we loved chatting with her today after Bogue Sound's clear cross-country with just time...» Read More!
The FastTrack™ is the world’s first rehabilitative orthotic for equine lameness and it aims to improve the outcome of soft tissue rehabilitation...» Read More!
It’s becoming a bit of an OTTB Wishlist tradition for us to remind you each year that the not only is the Kentucky Horse Park home to our sport’s pinnacle competition in the U.S, but...» Read More!
It’s the week we’ve all been waiting for! Most horses are now en-route or are already settling in on the grounds of the Kentucky Horse park ahead of the big event this weekend, the 2019...» Read More!
The countdown to the 2019 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event, presented by MARS Equestrian, is in full force now! Since the entry list was released, we have a look at the full Thoroughbreds who will be contesting the event....» Read More!
Total Saddle Fit sponsored rider Tamie Smith had a pretty stellar weekend at the Twin Rivers CCI and Horse Trials in Paso Robles, California...» Read More!
It’s big news for the Maker’s Mark Secretariat Center (MMSC) — until now they have solely operated in facilities within the Kentucky Horse Park, but late last week they announced the opening of their first satellite...» Read More!
They’re not old … they’re more mature, and that’s not a bad thing! There are some definite benefits to adopting and restarting an older horse. For one, you don’t have to worry about starting them...» Read More!
It was one year ago that Jonty Evans and Cooley Rorkes Drift took home top honors in the Grantham Cup CCI4*-S at Belton Horse Trials. It was notably their first international win, but it was...» Read More!
I know we said size doesn’t matter a couple weeks ago, and that’s still true, but some folks definitely have a preference and that’s just fine too. Whether you prefer something that takes up a...» Read More!
All eyes were on the Cloud 11~Gavilan North LLC Carolina International CCI4*-S, CCI3*-S and Advanced over the livestream courtesy of EQSportsNet, but we can enjoy some of the national...» Read More!
Everyone loves to ogle over the chestnuts and bays with chrome; they’re just so flashy and fancy. But when your horse comes in from the field caked in mud up to their hocks those white socks aren’t...» Read More!
Some videos are just too cute to ignore. Case in point: this short video of Carly, the first Budweiser Clydesdale born this season at Warm Springs Ranch, Budweiser’s breeding facility in Boonville, Missouri....» Read More!
Charisma, Doesn’t Play Fair, Jollybo, and of course Theodore O’Connor — they’re not necessarily all Thoroughbreds, but they are just a few examples of great event horses (plus a pony) that are all under 16.0...» Read More!
We all know the incredible successes that Michael Jung and his horses have achieved in eventing (you know, little things like the Grand Slam of Eventing...» Read More!