Friday, August 22, 2014

Adoptable Retired Racehorse of The Day - Box Car Billie

Box Car Billie is a handsome 9 year old, 15.3hh Standardbred retired racehorse gelding who is ready for a new career through the Sunshine Horses adoption program. Billie is currently located in Syracuse, New York.

Billie suffered an eye injury during his racing days that has left him with limited vision in his right eye. It doesn’t bother him one bit and he is enjoying time under saddle. Billie has comfortable movement and loves to go exploring on trail rides!

Box Car Billie retired racehorse for adoption through Sunshine Horses

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Adoptable Retired Racehorse of The Day - The Cat’s Mine

The Cat's Mine is a well-built 4 year old, 15.1hh Thoroughbred mare who is ready for adoption through Akindale Thoroughbred Rescue program. Cat is currently located in Pawling, New York.

Cat is a levelheaded, calm and sweet mare who has been working under saddle for three weeks now – going walk/trot/canter. She picks up her right lead well and is continuing to improve on her left lead. Cat has excellent ground manners, has no injuries, no vices and no limitations – she would make an excellent children’s Hunter!

The Cat’s Mine retired racehorse ready for adoption through Akindale Thoroughbred Rescue

To learn more about Cat, check out her page here: The Cat’s Mine

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Adoptable Retired Racehorse of The Day - Maddy Jade

Maddy Jade is a gorgeous 6 year old, 15.3hh Thoroughbred mare who is ready for a new career through the New Stride Thoroughbred Adoption Society. Maddy Jade is currently located in the area of Vancouver, British Columbia with the adoption fee of $750.

Maddy Jade is a sweet mare and has just recently been started under saddle. She is willing and cooperative while riding, has been on ‘walk abouts’ around the farm and has been started over poles. Maddy Jade is soft in hand and responds well to leg aids, enjoys exploring on rides out and is comfortable around dogs.

Maddy Jade retired racehorse for adoption through New Stride

To learn more about this lovely mare, check out her page here: Maddy Jade

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Adoptable Retired Racehorse of The Day - Repete Plumsted

Repete Plumsted is a handsome 13 year old, 15.1hh Standardbred retired racehorse gelding who is ready for a new career through the New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program. Petey is currently located in Laurelville, Ohio with the adoption fee of $200.

Petey retired from racing in 2006 and transitioned to roadster classes (where he won a championship!) and then onto pleasure driving. He has now picked up some serious skills under saddle in a short time. Petey is well built, athletic and sound with a natural ability to smoothly gait under saddle!

Repete Plumsted retired racehorse for adoption through New Vocations

Monday, August 18, 2014

Adoptable Retired Racehorse of The Day - Fitzmichael

Fitzmichael is a sweet 11 year old, 15.1hh Standardbred gelding who is ready for a new career through the Ontario Standardbred Adoption Society. Mikey is currently located in the Peterborough, Ontario area and is ready for adoption.

Mikey is secure in his walk, trot, canter and has been working over lower jumps. He is very intelligent, behaved fellow who gets along with other horses and is good for the farrier/vet. Mikey would make an excellent English pleasure mount and would do well in the show ring!

Fitzmichael retired racehorse ready for adoption through OSAS