Calling all college-bound Thoroughbred-lovers! Two academic scholarships are up for grabs...» Read More!
You don’t have to have flashy chrome to be eye-catching — just take one look at these three available off the track Thoroughbreds and you’ll see that their beauty is more than skin-deep. These three...» Read More!
Yes, you’ve read that correctly. This week, one of our featured horses measures up to just 14.2-hands tall! Though it’s a rarity, pony-sized full Thoroughbred have been documented before including this one that went on...» Read More!
Ah, New Year’s. It’s all about resolutions, blank pages and fresh starts, right? It’s a nice reference point, sure, but of course no one really has to wait for a whole new year (or decade)...» Read More!
The Weekly OTTB Wishlist has been a long time reader favorite here on EN, are we’re grateful to our long time sponsor Cosequin Equine for making this weekly feature possible. It’s no secret that we...» Read More!
When putting together these wishlists, sometimes there’s a theme in mind and we will seek out horses to fit that theme. Other times the theme will present itself while we comb through currently available horses....» Read More!
With the last event of 2019 taking place over the weekend, we have officially entered the off-season. For some, it’s a welcome period of rest and relaxation. For others, in particular those who prefer to keep busy...» Read More!
With trainer applications now open for the 2020 Retired Racehorse Project Thoroughbred Makeover, it’s officially time for those thinking about entering to start window shopping for their OTTB partner! Granted, there’s plenty of time apply...» Read More!
With Thanksgiving being this week, we felt it would be timely to say just how thankful we are for a few of the numerous qualities that many Thoroughbred horses possess. If you’re looking for a horse...» Read More!
Heck of a weekend to be a Thoroughbred fan, huh? Among many other excellent performances, full Thoroughbreds took home the top prizes in a few marquee divisions. Campground (Forest Camp – Kneel, by Pulpit) ridden...» Read More!
With just three weeks left of the 2019 meet at the Finger Lakes Racetrack in Farmington, New York, owners and trainers are beginning to think about their impending moves south to warmer climates. Before the...» Read More!
Success is what everyone is after, isn’t it? But success takes on so may different forms that sometimes it isn’t obvious what it looks like. At the racetrack, it seems pretty cut and dry: winning...» Read More!
It’s the unofficial end of the 2019 Thoroughbred racing season, as the Breeder’s Cup takes place this Friday and Saturday, Nov. 1-2, at Santa Anita Park in California. Like the Triple Crown races in the...» Read More!
Still owned by one of his original breeders, Frank McEntee, and having previously been race trained at the Fair Hill Training Center, 12-year-old Paddy the Caddy‘s story came full circle this weekend when he and Erin Sylvester won the...» Read More!
Fall is here and peak autumn colors are dazzling much of the northern United States and beginning to work their way south. It’s easy to love the autumn colors of the changing leaves, but it’s a...» Read More!
CANTER Pennsylvania is excited to host the fourth annual End of Meet Showcase to be held at Presque Isle Downs in Erie, PA, this Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019. The showcase gives prospective OTTB buyers the...» Read More!
It’s Thoroughbred Makeover week! Competition will begin this Wednesday, Oct. 2, at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY for the 2019 Retired Racehorse Project Thoroughbred Makeover where over 500 off-the-track Thoroughbreds will strut their stuff for the title...» Read More!
We have to give a big bravo to the marketing team at Visit LEX, which promotes tourism in the Horse Capitol of the World: Lexington, Kentucky. Their newest promotion had the EN team chuckling and...» Read More!
How about a little Midwest love this week for our OTTB Wishlist presented by Cosequin? The fine folks of CANTER Illinois have listed a number of really good looking horses recently and frankly, they’re really too...» Read More!
Just admit it, the very first thing you notice when you’re perusing off-track Thoroughbreds is their Jockey Club name. Is it as important as their conformation or temperament? Of course not! Does it have any bearing...» Read More!
Re-starting a Thoroughbred racehorse from scratch and retraining them for a second career isn’t for everyone (and that’s okay!) That’s just one of the reasons why the ASPCA Makeover Marketplace at the Retired Racehorse Project Thoroughbred Makeover is...» Read More!
There’s something about a nicely put-together bay that just screams class. Add in a shiny coat and the look of eagles and you’re well on your way to having a real winner. The three OTTBs...» Read More!
Here’s a surefire way to brighten up your week: just take a peek at these three gorgeous greys that could be yours! It’s been a hot second since we put together an all-grey wishlist, but...» Read More!