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By Susan Salk on April 27, 2012
Could the off-track Thoroughbred be the new “it” horse? The “new black” as Allie Conrad, the executive director of CANTER Mid Atlantic, postulates on her Facebook page, before she rushes off to watch 21 resplendent ex-racehorses compete in the Rolex Kentucky Three Day. In the opinion of Steuart Pittman, creator of the Retired Racehorse Training Project, the answer is yes: The once dominant Sporthorse, which in recent years played second fiddle to the Warmblood in the show world, is becoming fashionable once more. “More and more people are starting to recognize that Thoroughbreds are one of the coolest choices” in […]