Old Friends News

Wednesday, April 09, 2014
Thanks to our many supporters who always step up to help our horses.  We appreciate each and...
Friday, April 04, 2014
Old Friends at Cabin Creek's 4th Annual Derby Day Party May 3, 4-8PM Siro's Trattoria at 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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Proud to be

an accredited organization of the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance!

The TAA serves as both the accrediting body for aftercare facilities that care for Thoroughbreds following the conclusion of their careers and as a fundraising body to support these approved facilities.

2014 calendars 

Fantastic photos. $28 includes shipping. Click here to order from our eBay Store

Plan ahead for 2015!  Days on our calendar are available for personal dedications, memorials and tributes.  Click here for info. 



Order Yours!  The 2nd 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 fan favorites Arson Squad, Rapid Redux and 2002 Belmont Stakes winning Sarava, plus profiles and past performances for an additional 30 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.

Featured Volunteer - Barbara Fossum

Meet some of the amazing people behind the scenes of Old Friends.  This month, we present Barbara Fossum.  We couldn't be without her!  She just loves our own Hidden Lake!     Click here to read more.


Hats Off to the Horses! Annual Online Auction

Each year from Nov. 1 - April 1, MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS® hand crafts six gorgeous hats that are auctioned.  These hats have raised over $21,000 for our horses!
Peek at past year's hats here.