Old Friends News

Thursday, April 30, 2015
Halter List for Homecoming! The following Halters will be auctioned this Sunday, May 3rd at our...
Friday, April 24, 2015
11th ANNUAL HOMECOMING EVENT May 3rd, 2015 at 2-6PM 1841 Paynes Depot Road, Georgetown,...
Thursday, April 23, 2015
New this year at Ferdinand’s Ball gala: Mingle with celebrity guests during special VIP...
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Spotz Gelato will be bringing their famed hot-pink food truck to Old Friends on Thurs, April 23rd...
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Musical Chairs Presents Arthur and Arthur April 28th, 2015, 6-8PM McConnell Auction Center, 1833...




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Horse Racing's Living History

Old Friends provides a dignified retirement to Thoroughbreds whose racing and breeding careers have come to an end. By promoting these one-time celebrated horses through a campaign of education and tourism, we hope to raise awareness of  all equines in need.   Learn more about us here.


Our 11th Annual Homecoming Event is May 3rd  

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Click here for tickets!


Featured Horse:

RAIL TRIP


Check Out Our Music Video

Give Me Shelter My Old Friend


Learn about this fundraising project
for Run In Sheds - Click here


 

ORDER YOUR 2015 CALENDAR!

See more info and click here to order directly from eBay

Call us to order at 502-863-1775
$25 plus $3 shipping. 


Video of photo shoot with
Shea & Julien Leparoux
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Hats Off to the Horses!
The You and I hat! 

This hat was the final for the season and was auctioned on April 11th.  Watch this space for the next round starting in November. MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS® hand crafted hats have raised over $24,000 for our horses!

More info here

Peek at past year's hats here.

 
The History of Old Friends
A Home for Retired Thoroughbreds
By Rick Capone

The story of the creation of Old Friends, a Thoroughbred retirement farm in Georgetown, Ky., by Michael Blowen, who turned a dream into reality.


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$19.99 plus $5.00 shipping.

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Proud to be

an accredited organization of the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance!

 

 

 

3RD edition of the Old Friends Magazine!

Old Friends magazine, produced and 100% donated by Daily Racing Form, is 96 color pages packed with stunning Barbara Livingston photographs, features horse profiles and past performances for many of the farms’ accomplished retired Thoroughbreds. 100% proceeds go to Old Friends.  Call us at 502-863-1775 to order.  $15.00 includes shipping and handling.  More info here  click here to order.