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By Susan Salk on September 30, 2011
The money has been raised, the “call” has been placed. And the excitement is rippling through Our Mims Retirement Haven as the facility readies for the arrival of a great racehorse. Today, the 1997 Breeders Cup Sprint Winner, Elmhurst, is expected to step onto a trailer in California to begin a 2,300-mile journey to the bluegrass of his new retirement home in Kentucky. “My emotions are running between extreme excitement and nervousness,” says Our Mims founder and president Jeanne Mirabito. “And I can’t believe how lucky I am. So many people have donated time and money to make this happen, […]