Get Accredited

The TAA is the only accrediting body in aftercare and reviews all aspects of an aftercare nonprofit during accreditation. We work with organizations so they can reach a high standard of operation.

Ways to Give

A donation to the TAA is supporting an infrastructure of 74 accredited aftercare nonprofits in the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico that retrain, rehome, and retire Thoroughbreds.

Find an Organization

Operating with the highest standards, TAA-accredited organizations have 160 facilities across North America that offer adoption programs, rehab programs, sanctuary, and equine-assisted programs.



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TAA Thoroughbred Spotlight

  • Little Frankie L
    Little Frankie L

    The Pennsylvania bred made 14 starts in the maiden claiming ranks at Monmouth Park and Penn National before retiring to New Beginnings.

  • Metersrunnin

    The son of Northern Afleet only made three starts before retiring to Thoroughbred Athletes and being scooped up by an adopter looking for a show horse.

  • Dakota Mac
    Dakota Mac

    The striking grey with a king eye immediately captured attention once he was posted on the social media pages of Thoroughbred Athletes.

  • Pallium Prize
    Pallium Prize

    Pallium Prize racked up more than $114,000 before heading to MidAtlantic Horse Rescue. He caught the eye of an adopter looking for a quiet pleasuring riding horse.

  • Zesty Zar
    Zesty Zar

    Melissa Barber instantly fell in love with Zesty Zar when she saw the son of Tapizar on the website of TAA-accredited New Vocations.

  • Fearless Tears
    Fearless Tears

    Carrying the memory of a beloved horsewoman, Fearless Tears was a special adoption for TAA-accredited Thoroughbred Athletes.