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Papa John’s Pizza Teams Up with Breeders’ Cup and the TAA to Support Thoroughbred Aftercare
Papa John’s Pizza Teams Up with Breeders’ Cup and the TAA to Support Thoroughbred Aftercare

In advance of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships, to be held October 30-31, 2015 at Keeneland Race Course in Lexington, Ky., Papa John’s Pizza yesterday announced a partnership with Breeders’ Cup and the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA) to support Thoroughbred aftercare. This unique partnership was announced at Old Friends Farm in Georgetown, Ky., a TAA-accredited […]

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Ellis Park and Turfway Park Join the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance Community of Supporters
Ellis Park and Turfway Park Join the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance Community of Supporters

Following the example of Churchill Downs and Keeneland, the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance is pleased to announce that our community of supporters has again grown by two additional racetracks. Ellis Park, in Henderson, Ky., and Turfway Park, in Florence, Ky., have both signed on to match contributions made by owners at each track. Owners are able […]

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Breeders’ Cup and Maker’s Mark® Announce Multi-Year Partnership
Breeders’ Cup and Maker’s Mark® Announce Multi-Year Partnership

LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 22, 2015) – The Breeders’ Cup, Thoroughbred racing’s most prestigious international event, and Maker’s Mark®, the original premium bourbon, have announced a new partnership that will aim to raise $1 million for charity over the next three years. Beginning with the 32nd Breeders’ Cup World Championships taking place October 30 and 31 […]

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BAFFERTS’ GENEROUS DONATION SETS  A THOROUGHBRED INDUSTRY MILESTONE
BAFFERTS’ GENEROUS DONATION SETS A THOROUGHBRED INDUSTRY MILESTONE

Shortly after making history by becoming the first trainer in 37 years to win the Triple Crown, Bob and Jill Baffert announced that they were eager to give back to the athletes who helped achieve this pinnacle accomplishment. The result of this is a donation of $50,000 to four Thoroughbred charities: the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance […]

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PREAKNESS HELPS RAISE MORE THAN $65,000 FOR THOROUGHBRED AFTERCARE ALLIANCE
PREAKNESS HELPS RAISE MORE THAN $65,000 FOR THOROUGHBRED AFTERCARE ALLIANCE

BALTIMORE – The Maryland Jockey Club announced today that a community-wide fundraising effort helped raise more than $65,000 for the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA) during the Preakness Meet at Pimlico Race Course. Events and fundraising included Canter for the Cause, an All-Female Handicapper Challenge, the raffle of a John Deere Gator, and Karaoke for the […]

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BREEDERS’ CUP ADDS NEW “MEDIA CHALLENGE” FEATURE TO ITS MILLION DOLLAR FINISH GAME

LEXINGTON, Ky. (June 4, 2015) – With great anticipation building for American Pharoah’s attempt at the coveted Triple Crown title this Saturday, Breeders’ Cup has launched a new Media Challenge program surrounding its Million Dollar Finish fantasy game. For each of the 10 Million Dollar Finish races featured on the Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series “Win […]

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SAGAMORE RACING TO SPONSOR PIMLICO SPECIAL (G3)

Sponsorship Includes $30,000 Donation to Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance BALTIMORE – The Maryland Jockey Club announced today that Sagamore Racing will be the named sponsor of the $300,000 Pimlico Special Friday, May 15. The Sagamore Racing Pimlico Special, contested May 15 for the 45th time, is for 3-year-olds and up at 1 3/16 miles. The race […]

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DAILY RACING FORM ANNOUNCES THOROUGHBRED AFTERCARE ALLIANCE MAGAZINE

Custom Publication with 100% of costs underwritten by sponsor and donor support New York, NY (April 29, 2015) Daily Racing Form in conjunction with the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA) will be publishing a new annual Magazine to increase awareness of the TAA’s mission and its ongoing efforts to support Thoroughbred Aftercare on a national level […]

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PARTNERSHIP OF KENTUCKY HBPA, KEENELAND AND CHURCHILL DOWNS TO FUND WORK OF TAA

Consenting Owners Will Donate $5 to TAA When Their Horses Start, Tracks Will Match Each Donation LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Wednesday, April 1, 2015) – The Kentucky Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association (“HBPA”), Keeneland Racecourse and Churchill Downs Racetrack (“CDRT”) have will join in a unique partnership designed to generate funds for the work of the Thoroughbred […]

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STALLION FARMS STEP UP TO SUPPORT TAA

Twenty commercial breeding farms from across the country have signed on to support the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA) by donating a portion of their stud fees to support Thoroughbred aftercare in 2015. They are: Adena Springs, Airdrie Stud, Castleton Lyons, Claiborne, Darby Dan, Darley America, Gainesway Farm, Hill ‘n’ Dale, Lane’s End, Millennium Farms, Ocala […]

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