We provide former racehorses with new careers ... and homes

After the Homestretch-Arizona is a 501(c)(3) Arizona non-profit organization whose mission is to protect the legacy of former racehorses through reconditioning, retraining, and re-homing. We rely solely upon the generous support of our donors and volunteers to carry out our mission.

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“Dark and Deep” Our New Arrival

Dark and Deep arrived at After The Homestretch on May 3, 2015.  He is a strikingly handsome 9 year old dark bay gelding. His last race was at Turf Paradise on 4/28/15. Dark and Deep was bred and raised at Bill A Barone’s Sunny Crest Farm in New York.  He was foaled on April 19, 2006 — his sire is Wiseman’s Ferry. His dam

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What a fun day we had at Turf Paradise for the After The Homestretch “Third Annual Day at The Races”. The weather was spectacular and the atmosphere charged with excitement for the 50 or so supporters who joined us for a delicious lunch in the Turf Club overlooking the course. Thank you to the thoughtful Turf Paradise staff: Shelley Green, Director of Group Planning,

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“Justin” Marks a Milestone – Our 25th Adoption!

The most rewarding part of our mission is to find that perfect match of a home for a horse we have taken in, nurtured, and who has become our friend. Mr Justin Witha J “Justin” was adopted by Toni Hastings, a woman whose life has been wrapped around, enriched and defined by her horses. Justin marks our Quarter Century – our 25th adoption. Justin

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