Related Links

NOTE: Gayle Van Leer Thoroughbred Services provides the following links as a service and takes no responsibility for, nor guarantees the accuracy of any claims made by the sites you may visit.

Veterinary Sources or Equine Health Information
Equine Humane / Rescue Organizations


Pedigree/Racing information   
Thoroughbred Auction Companies 
Other Resources
Other sites of interest


Veterinary Sources or Equine Health Information

AAEP American Association of Equine Practitioners
Animal Poison Control Center Located at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the National Animal Poison Control Center (NAPPC) is a non-profit service of the University of Illinois. It is the first animal-oriented poison center in the United States.
Consultant Brought to you by Cornell U. Searching in Consultant is built around selecting a species and combining the species with a diagnosis key word or by entering one or more keywords together with a species to arrive at a possible diagnosis. Search results include a description of diseases or problems and a list of recently published articles on the topic. Consultant also provides links to other Web resources.
Grayson-Jockey Club A research foundation that issues $500,000 in grants each year. Results of these research projects are accessible to all horsemen.
The Horse Articles on horses diseases and equine treatments for equestrians and veterinarians.

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Thoroughbred  Rescue / Adoption Organizations

Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance Ensure industry-wide funding for accredited organizations that care for Thoroughbreds at the conclusion of their careers.
Tranquility Farm Saves and rehabilitates former Racehorses and makes them available for adoption. California based.
California Equine Retirement Foundation Saves and rehabilitates former Racehorses and makes them available for adoption. California based.
ReRun Saves and rehabilitates former Racehorses and makes them available for adoption. Kentucky based.
Exeller Fund A fund raising group for retired racehorses
Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation One of the oldest equine retirement foundations. Founded in 1982. 

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The Horse Magazine A publication dedicated to Equine Health.
The Blood Horse Weekly publication for Thoroughbred Industry news and other related articles.
The Russell Meerdink Company Excellent source for equine books, videos and other publications
Publishing house of The Bloodhorse they carry books, videos and more.

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Thoroughbred Auction Companies

California Thoroughbred Breeders Association Hold a select yearling sale annually in Northern, California
Barretts  Located in Pomona, California. They hold sales year round.
Keeneland Largest sales company in the world.
Fasig-Tipton Oldest sales company in the US. Conducts auctions in Kentucky, Texas, Maryland, Florida and New York. Their select yearling sale at Saratoga, New York in August is their premier sale.
Ocala Breeders Sales Company Located in Ocala Florida, they conduct sales year round. 
Fasig-Tipton They conduct one sale in Florida, a 2-year-old sale in February or March at the Palm Meadows training center.
Tattersalls UK Leading UK sales company.
Tattersalls Ire Irish sales company.
Goffs Ire Leading Irish sales company.
Arqana French sales company conduct major sales in France including the Deauville yearling sale.
Italian National Thoroughbred Breeders Association Breeders Association which conducts sales.
New Zealand Bloodstock Ltd. Leading New Zealand sales company
Magic Millions Australian sales company
William Inglis and Sons Australian sales company

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Organizations Everything you want to know about California Racing all in one place!
California Thoroughbred Breeders Association (CTBA) California based Thoroughbred Race Horse Owners Organization covering breeding issues.
Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) California based Thoroughbred Race Horse Owners Organization covering racing issues.
Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association (TOBA) Nationally based Thoroughbred Racehorse Owners Organization
National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) National marketing organization
The Jockey Club Official breed registry for US thoroughbreds
Horsemens Benevolent and Protection Association (HBPA)
The Performance Horse Registry Half Thoroughbreds

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Pedigree/Racing Information


Racing information, entries, results, scratches
RaceReplays Video replays of recent races from many leading tracks

Bloodstock Research

Purchase pedigrees, racing and other reports. Free stallion register updated weekly

Equine Line

Purchase pedigrees, racing and other reports
Pedigree Query Fabulous somewhat free resource that is edited by users and includes photos links within the pedigrees and more.
Pedigree Theories, Forum discussions, and more
Chef-de-Race Steve Roman Dosage site
Pedigree histories Pedigrees and photos of historical horses

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Other Resources

Horse Motels International A directory of overnight stabling for the traveling horseman.

International Museum of the Horse &
KY Horse Park

Located in Lexington, KY it is not to be missed. One of a kind facility.

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