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January 22, 2014

James Wofford Impressed by Stars of the Thoroughbred Makeover

The stars shone brightly last weekend in Timonium, Maryland as the “Stars of the Thoroughbred Makeover” took center stage in the main arena at the hugely popular Maryland Horse World Expo in Timonium. Three of the 26 horses featured in…
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January 16, 2014

Retired Racehorse Training Project Contracts With Heather Benson of Back Forty Media and Marketing

Retired Racehorse Training Project (RRTP) has contracted with Heather Benson of Back Forty Media and Marketing to expand its work to increase demand in the equestrian sport and recreation markets for Thoroughbred ex-racehorses. “This is a huge step forward for…
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January 9, 2014

RRTP Releases First National Study of Thoroughbred Placement

RRTP Releases First National Study of Thoroughbred Racehorse Placement A report released today by Retired Racehorse Training Project (RRTP) is the first nationwide study of how Thoroughbred ex-racehorses are transitioned into second careers. It is based on a survey conducted…
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January 6, 2014

RRTP Receives TCA’s Industry Service Award

At an awards dinner held at Keeneland Racecourse on Saturday, January 4, the Thoroughbred racing and breeding industry gave the Retired Racehorse Training Project (RRTP) one of its highest honors by awarding it the Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA) Industry…
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December 6, 2013

OTTB Owner Survey

Have YOU completed our OTTB Owner Survey? If you own one or more Thoroughbred ex-racehorses click on the link! Exploring the Bridge To Second Careers for Racehorses…
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December 6, 2013

What is Next for RRTP?

What if demand for Thoroughbred ex-racehorses were to grow? 1. More people would adopt from placement organizations.    2. More people would train them for second careers.    3. Prices would rise to a level that could cover the cost…
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