Old Friends News

Sunday, December 28, 2014
Thorofan Awards Breakfast featuring... 2015 ThoroFan Award Recipient Michael Blowen, Founder,...
Monday, December 22, 2014
We are happy to share that we are to be the recipient of horse racing's highest honor, A special...




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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.


Creator 1986-2015

CREATOR -1986-2015


Introducing....Our New 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
Rosie Napravnik & Joe Sharp   Click here

Hats Off to the Horses!
The Rail Trip hat! 

The season's MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS® originals.  These hats have raised over $23,000 for our horses! This auction ends March 11th.

More info here

CLICK HERE TO BID!

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.


CALL 502-863-1775 
$19.99 plus $5.00 shipping.

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.