• Join the Fight to Change Pari-Mutuel Tax Withholding

    In response to efforts spearheaded by the NTRA, the United States Department of the Treasury and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) are considering changes to reporting and withholding requirements related to pari-mutuel winnings. The changes would positively impact all levels of horseplayers, regardless of whether a person wagers $1, $100 or $1,000. For example, the amount wagered by a Pick Six […]

    Join the Fight to Change Pari-Mutuel Tax Withholding
  • Mid-Atlantic Equine Medical Center Open House & Golf Outing to Benefit Turning for Home

    Turning for Home is grateful to be the beneficiary of this year’s Mid-Atlantic Equine Medical Center Open House, Golf Outing & Intern Farewell Gala. We are very appreciative of all the support that Mid-Atlantic Equine Medical Center gives to our horses. They have saved countless lives and we appreciate their dedication to our cause. Just a few of the horses […]

    Mid-Atlantic Equine Medical Center Open House & Golf Outing to Benefit Turning for Home
  • Berry Berry Bueno competed in his very first show this month, just 60 days after leaving Parx!
  • Parx Derby Goes to Bluegrass Singer

    The first ever running of the $75,000 Parx Derby went to Crossed Sabres Farm’s Bluegrass Singer. The three year-old gelded son of Bluegrass Cat got a beautiful trip under jockey Tammi Piermarini, stalking long shot pace setter Mr. Discreet before making a move with three furlongs to run. He quickly opened a three length lead on his two main rivals, […]

    Bluegrass Singer takes the $75,000 Parx Derby. Photo ©Barbara Weidl | EQUI-PHOTO
  • The Granny Fund

    The Granny Fund was established in March 2000 as a memorial to Catherine “Granny” Youmans, the mother of PTHA Secretary Connie Youmans. Granny, as everyone at the track called her, was a fixture on the backstretch at picnics, banquets, ball games, etc. Throughout her life, she talked to people about getting, continuing, and using their education. She was adamant about […]

    The Granny Fund
  • Remember When…

    On July 5, 2004, Pennsylvania Governor Edward G. Rendell signed the Gaming Bill (House Bill #2330) in the winner’s circle at Philadelphia Park.

    Remember When…

Racing »

Bluegrass Singer takes the $75,000 Parx Derby. Photo ©Barbara Weidl | EQUI-PHOTO

Parx Derby Goes to Bluegrass Singer

May 4, 2015 at 2:08 pm

The first ever running of the $75,000 Parx Derby went to Crossed Sabres Farm’s Bluegrass Singer. The three year-old gelded son of Bluegrass Cat got a beautiful trip under...

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Legislative »

Join the Fight to Change Pari-Mutuel Tax Withholding

Join the Fight to Change Pari-Mutuel Tax Withholding

May 22, 2015 at 3:52 pm

In response to efforts spearheaded by the NTRA, the United States Department of the Treasury and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) are considering changes to reporting and withholding...

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Horsemen’s Purchasing Association »

HPA Weekly Specials

HPA Weekly Specials

April 11, 2015 at 8:36 am

Each week, the Horsemen’s Purchasing Association features a selection of products at discounted prices. These weekly specials run from Saturday to Saturday, and give...

  • Agway Recognizes Dedicated Customers
    Agway Recognizes Dedicated Customers

                        Buy 9 bags of Agway RESPOND or HIGH GRAIN...

    December 1, 2014 at 7:51 pm
  • Current Feed Availability

    HPA Feed: Agway High Grain, 50 lb. (current promotion – Buy 9, Get 1 Free) Agway Respond, 50 lb. (current...

    October 7, 2014 at 12:38 pm
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Backstretch Buzz »

2015 PHBA Iroquois Awards Banquet to Be May 30th at Penn National

2015 PHBA Iroquois Awards Banquet to Be May 30th at Penn National

May 11, 2015 at 7:10 pm

The 36th annual Iroquois Awards banquet, honoring Pennsylvania’s leading thoroughbred breeders of 2014, will be held on Saturday, May 30th, 2015 at the Hollywood Casino...

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Turning for Home »

Mid-Atlantic Equine Medical Center Open House & Golf Outing to Benefit Turning for Home

Mid-Atlantic Equine Medical Center Open House & Golf Outing to Benefit Turning for Home

May 9, 2015 at 7:51 pm

Turning for Home is grateful to be the beneficiary of this year’s Mid-Atlantic Equine Medical Center Open House, Golf Outing & Intern Farewell Gala. We are very...

  • Berry Berry Bueno competed in his very first show this month, just 60 days after leaving Parx!
    April 2015 TFH Adoptees

    In April of 2015, twenty horses found new homes after passing through Turning for Home. Thanks to the assistance...

    May 9, 2015 at 7:03 pm
  • Champion Spirit
    Champion Spirit

    By Kelsey Necowitz The day I got Champ was December 8th, 2012, as a Christmas gift. At the time, I had only just...

    April 10, 2015 at 5:44 pm
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