Old Friends News

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
, Silver Charm photo © Barbara Livingston courtesy Daily Racing Form October 29, 2014:...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Monday, November 3 at 4:00pm - 8:00pm  West Sixth Brewing will donate a total of $3000 in...
Monday, October 13, 2014
  The Old Friends Scene magazine is a stand-alone collector’s edition produced by the...






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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.


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Hats Off to the Horses! Eldaafer, the Hat!

The first of this season's MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS® originals goes up for auction on Nov. 1st!   These hats have raised over $21,000 for our horses!
See the Eldaafer 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.