Jen Roytz, Author at Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: Mr. Wilson A Teacher For The Ages

Everyone needs a good teacher. Even those brave souls who ride racehorses on a daily basis needed to start somewhere and hone their craft. The same goes for horses, who before they achieved greatness going full-tilt, often learned how to jog and gallop around a training track alongside a reliable partner. Through setting good examples […]

Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: You’re Using That Thoroughbred For What?!

Thoroughbreds can excel at anything, I truly believe that. So often after racing they’re asked to perform over jumps on the cross-country course, in the dressage ring or on the polo field. They enjoy having a job and a routine, and time and time again they prove to be incredibly adaptable to new challenges and […]

Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: Brass Hat Helps BreyerFest Celebrate 29th Year

For many horse lovers, Breyer model horses evoke a certain sense of nostalgia. So often for horse-crazy kids, a stable of Breyer horses laid the foundation for dreams of one day owning a horse – or stable – of their own. Each year at the Kentucky Horse Park the Breyer model horse company puts on […]

Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: The Other Sport Of Kings

This past weekend the world watched as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle said their vows and presented themselves for the first time on the steps of St. George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. With the monarchy’s affinity for horses and equestrian sports, it’s quite likely that in the not-so-distant […]

Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: A ‘Trippi’ Of A Lifetime

So often when attending the races or even watching them on TV, we see a horse that catches our eye. Maybe it’s the horse’s color, size or build, or maybe it’s his or her presence as he jiggy-jogs around the paddock and through the post parade. How many times does someone actually get to take […]

Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: Judges Looking For This Year’s ‘Most Wanted Thoroughbred’

It’s finally here. The Retired Racehorse Project’s fourth annual Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium, presented by Thoroughbred Charities of America, begins on Thursday, Oct. 27. For the second year in a row, the competition for “America’s Most Wanted Thoroughbred” will be held in the heart of horse country at the Kentucky Horse Park and will […]

Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: ‘Horse Country’ Is Calling

If you’re thinking of coming to Lexington for the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, Kentucky Derby or a day of racing at Keeneland, why not add in some time for one of the most unique sightseeing excursions you’ll ever experience? Starting this year, the public can get an insider’s glimpse behind the fences and gates of […]

Cosequin Presents Aftercare Spotlight: Hagyard Introduces The Pensioners’ Club

Ever wonder what happens to our favorite celebrity Thoroughbreds, or their parents, once they retire from not only racing, but breeding? Unless they retire to a highly visible farm like Old Friends, it can be hard to track them down. Hagyard Equine Medical Institute in Lexington, Ky., one of the largest equine veterinary practices in […]