PHBA’s Focus On Parx Racing’s Turning for Home
The Pennsylvania Horse Breeders Association is proud to support the Pennsylvania Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association (PTHA) Turning for Home, the model program for Parx Racing's retired racehorses. In just four years, the program has offered safe retirement to over 730
Parx Donates $50,000 to Turning For Home
Turning For Home, the Pennsylvania Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association’s racehorse retirement program at Parx Racing, was the recipient of a $50,000 donation from the racetrack on August 21. The presentation was made during the unveiling of sculptor Nic Fiddian-Green’s “Horse At
Turning For Home Sponsors Hunter Classic at All Thoroughbred Show
Turning For Home presented the winner's blanket to Briana Gonzalez and her 20-year-old Thoroughbred, Front Page News, in the featured $1,500 Hunter classic on Sunday, October 21 at the Fall For Horses Show. Also making headlines were Turning For Home
Turning For Home Moves into Fifth Year of Retiring Parx Horses
Nearing its fifth anniversary, the PTHA's racehorse retirement program Turning For Home currently boasts 870 retirees, and continues to accept four horses a week for rehabilitation, retraining, and eventual adoption. "We have made a huge impact on the racing industry since
Turning for Home Featured on Comcast SportsNet PA Derby Broadcast
NBC10's SHEENA PARVEEN worked with Comcast SportsNet to profile former Turning for Home gelding SOUTH FLEET in his new career as a police horse, as well as met with some of our Parx Racing trainers who have sent horses to
Bonnie for the Win!
Bonnie Hutton, director of , is planning to compete in the 2014 Mongol Derby, which is the longest horse race in the world! We are proud supporters of Bonnie, and urge anyone who is interested in donating to visit her
Turning for Home Sponsors Thoroughbred Shows
Thoroughbreds are athletic animals who can go on to new careers in many disciplines, like dressage, jumping or even western pleasure. At Turning for Home, we support these second careers through sponsorships of OTTB classes, divisions and series, with
PHBA Stallion Season Auction to Benefit Turning for Home & PAC
The Pennsylvania Horse Breeders Association will be hosting their 5th Annual Stallion Auction event starting on Jan. 29th and ending on Jan. 31st. Stallions offered will include Jump Start, Tale of Ekati, Wiseman’s Ferry, Shackleford, Afleet Alex, and many more.
2014 Turning for Home Adopted Horses
In 2014, more than 150 horses were adopted through Turning for Home! We've seen horses go into homes from right here in Bucks County, Pa., to California, and even all the way up to Canada. These former racehorses are being
January 2015 TFH Adoptees
In January of 2015, eleven horses found new homes after passing through Turning for Home. Thanks to the assistance of Partner Farms, these all of these horses will have a new career beyond racing.