After the Homestretch-Arizona is a 501(c)(3) Arizona non-profit organization whose mission is protecting the legacy of former racehorses through reconditioning, retraining, and re-homing.
AZ Hunter-Jumper Association
The Arizona Hunter-Jumper Association chose After The Homestretch to be their “charity of choice” for the silent auction at their 2013 Year End Awards Banquet. The event, attended by several hundred attendees, was held at Turf Paradise, a very familiar location for the majority of our horses. We enjoyed viewing a slideshow of past horse shows and were able to cheer those honored with ribbons
Our newest mare, Charybdis “Edie”, will be 6 years old on April 3. She was foaled in Arizona on 4/3/08 and is a solid dark bay, standing 16hh. She is very green in her training so she is at the foster home of Jill Varichak who is working with her to teach her ground manners and basic riding cues. Jill reports Edie is very
Who Knew? A Racing Appaloosa!
We received a call from a woman visiting from Wyoming. She had an ex-racehorse and wanted to know if we could take him. There are no racehorse rescues in Wyoming. After she told us the circumstances, we said “yes”. To our surprise the ex-racehorse was an Appaloosa (not a Thoroughbred or Quarter Horse) who raced in California and Arizona. Meet Mr Justin witha J.