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Off The Track: New Careers in Mounted Security for Ex-Racehorses

A group of former racehorses have found new careers as security mounts in NSW. The horses attend race days, music festivals and other events, and they also visit aged care and special needs facilities where they are much loved by … Continue reading

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An “each way bet” for Aussie horses in need

The Melbourne Cup represents the pinnacle of horseracing in Australia. But what about the horses we don’t see running in the race that stops the nation? RSPCA Australia research estimates that only 300 thoroughbred foals out of each 1000 pregnancies … Continue reading

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