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Thoroughbred Charities of America Awards Over $1 Million in Grants

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Erin Crady (859) 276-4989 LEXINGTON, Ky. – Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA) announced today that grants totaling nearly $1,070,000 will be awarded this year. A record 92 grant applications were received earlier this year during the organization’s annual grant cycle. Ultimately, 70 organizations were approved for […]

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U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Announces Compromise Legislation to End Doping and Deaths in American Horseracing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Marty Irby, 202-821-5686 | [email protected] LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced on Monday his intent to introduce the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act, compromise legislation that would end the doping of Thoroughbred racehorses in the United States. The doping of American racehorses […]

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Keeneland to Sponsor Thoroughbred Makeover Welfare Initiatives

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kristen Kovatch Bentley215-589-0993 | [email protected] The Retired Racehorse Project announced today that Keeneland will be the sponsor for their most prominent equine safety and welfare initiatives at this year’s Thoroughbred Makeover, the Arrival Exam and, new for this year, the Finale Jog. Last year the RRP […]

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5 Things #Sequestrians Can Do At This Time

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Debbie Loucks Monty and Pat Roberts, Inc. (949) 632-1856 [email protected] March 27, 2020 Solvang, California: While creating videos for equestrians who are sequestered for the time being, it made perfect sense to also create a hashtag campaign for the person who can use this time […]

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Is My Horse at Risk?

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Haygain News Media Contact: Kim F Miller [email protected] What do we know about the potential COVID-19 threat to and from horses, cats and dogs? Dr. David Marlin March 18, 2020. At the time of writing there have been 1,029 scientific papers published on COVID-19 – two papers […]

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Learn About Equine Coronavirus on the Disease Du Jour Podcast

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Equine Health Network Contact: Kimberly S. Brown, Group Publisher [email protected] Because of the global health outbreak of human coronavirus, we talked to an equine infectious disease expert about equine coronavirus. [Boulder, Colo., March 4, 2020] – While human coronavirus has the world’s attention, episode 23 of EquiManagement’s […]

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The Ride Podcast by Horse&Rider Features Adoptable Horses

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Name: Michaela Jaycox Phone: (303) 253-6405 Email: [email protected] BOULDER, Co. — The Ride podcast—Horse&Rider’s bi-weekly podcast—features an adoptable horse from A Home For Every Horse at the end of every episode. While The Ride’s main focus is highlighting and interviewing great Western horsemen and -women, the […]

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The Foundation for the Horse Providing $10,000 in Matching Funds for Australia Wildfire Relief

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Giulia Garcia, AAEP Communications Coordinator [email protected] or (859) 233-0147  The Foundation for the Horse is accepting aid through its Disaster Relief Fund to support veterinarians working with wildlife, horses and other livestock affected by the Australia wildfires, which have taken an unimaginable toll on the nation […]

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Applications Now Open for 2020 Thoroughbred Makeover

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDecember 2, 2019 Contact: Kristen Kovatch Bentley 215-589-0993 |  The Retired Racehorse Project announced today that for the 2020 Thoroughbred Makeover, presented by Thoroughbred Charities of America. Applications will be accepted through January 15, 2020, and accepted trainers will be announced on February 15, 2020. Now in its […]

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President Trump Signs Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture (PACT) Act, First National Anti-Cruelty Law

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 26, 2019 Contact: Marty Irby, [email protected], 202-821-5686  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last night, President Donald J. Trump signed the Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture (PACT) Act, H.R. 724, into law. The bill, led by U.S. Sens. Pat Toomey (R-PA) and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and U.S. Reps. Ted […]