About Adoptions

AFTER the Track is successful when we:

Pi and Kate warming up in May at a schooling show.

  • Place our OTTBs in adoptive homes with perfect partners who are prepared to provide long term care
  • Provide ongoing support to ensure successful placements

Horses available for adoption from AFTER the Track are:

  • Transitioned physically and mentally from the racing lifestyle
  • Adjusted to farm life: Turn out, cross ties, socialization, feed/nutrition, barn manners, safe handling
  • Well trained in hand, e.g., body work, lunge, free lunge, round pen
  • Accustomed to bodywork including yoga and pilates for horses, massage, acupressure, chiropractic, etc.
  • Trained under saddle on the flat, over fences, cross country and on the trail
  • Evaluated for their preferences and chosen disciplines e.g., trail, jumping, dressage, eventing, etc.
  • Easy to load and comfortable traveling to new places
  • Exposed to clinics and competitions
  • Well mannered for vet, farrier, and others
  • Sound with health and training records available

You will fully experience your horse before you adopt:

  • Receive lessons with us and with your own trainer
  • Receive health and training records including available xrays
  • Access to ongoing support and consultation to ensure successful placement
  • Adoption fees are tax-deductible and non-refundable.

 

 

Kelly and Diva getting to know each other at a schooling show, pre adoption

Ginny Iverson at Lakota Way Farm
3364 Silver St • Hinesburg, VT 05461

info@afterthetrack.org • 802-355-5449

AFTER the Track, Inc. is a private, not for profit,
501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization