Old Friends News

Sunday, November 16, 2014
Now's our chance to start an endowment fund!  Thanks to local businesses and fund holders at...
Friday, November 07, 2014
Book Signing: Rick Capone and Michael Blowen will be at Barnes & Noble in Hamburg Pavilion on...






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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.


Introducing....Our New Music Video
Give Me Shelter My Old Friend


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



See the video with Shea &
Julien Leparoux
Click here

Hats Off to the Horses! Clever Allemont

The first of this season's MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS® originals.  These hats have raised over $21,000 for our horses! Auction ends Nov 27th

CLICK HERE TO BID NOW!

See the Clever Allemont hat here.

Peek at past year's hats here.

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

We are proud to announce Rick Capone's new book!  The story of the creation of Old Friends, a Thoroughbred retirement farm in Georgetown, Ky., by Michael Blowen, who turned a dream into reality.

Shipping now! 
CALL 502-863-1775 
$19.99 plus $5.00 shipping. (shipping in August)

click here for more info

Proud to be

an accredited organization of the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance!

 

 

 

NEW! 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.