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.
ATHA Welcome’s Secretariat’s Granddaughter, Mephista
Welcome to Secretariat’s Granddaughter, Mephista. Her dam (mother) is Askmysecretary who is the daughter of Secretariat and Mephista’s sire (father) is Devil His Due who won $3,920,405 on the racing track. Mephista raced at Churchill Downs, Keeneland and Santa Anita. When retired from racing, Mephista raised 7 babies. Six of her offspring raced on the track. Her last colt was born just last May
Join us For the 7th Inning Homestretch!
Join us for a special BBQ dinner benefiting our herd on Friday 3/27/15, 5:30pm -7:30pm at The Cigar King and Hirsh Luxury Boutique, 7830 Gelding Dr. #100, Scottsdale Airpark. Special guests include former major league baseball players and jockey Scott Stevens. Entertainment by Charlene & Bobby Freeman, D-Back Organist and ATHA volunteers. There will be door prizes, 50/50 and a Grand Drawing for a Diamondback
Who Is Little Comet Grateful To?
Answer: An Extraordinary Vet, An Ingenious Equine Dental Surgeon, An Organization With A Heart, A Loving Sponsor, and Generous Supporters! Comet’s surgery was something more than remarkable. Two genetically defective teeth forming with holes in them, allowing for food and bacteria to reach the roots and cause infections, had to be extracted. Our vet, Dr. Stacey Sickler, discovered the problem and consulted with