“Thanks to the efforts of Rick Violette, Andy Belfiore and countless other New York breeders, owners and trainers, we have programs like ReRun and TAKE THE LEAD to care for our horses."
"We have to continue to learn from our experiences and make the changes and adopt reforms that we know will make things better for our horses and our industry."
"We also appreciate the support demonstrated by all the lawmakers who voted to help return our sport and industry to its true potential.”
"There is more common ground (in the horseracing industry) than not."
The Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association is a highly regarded and influential voice on all issues affecting owners and trainers.
The THA affords its member organizations the opportunity to discuss and collaborate on issues of mutual concern to its membership and to provide strong representation for horsemen on local, regional and national issues.
The THA has provided ongoing leadership for consensus-based decision-making and policy implementation on such issues as medication; racehorse aftercare; equine health, safety and welfare; protecting the integrity of our sport; and improving the economics for racing’s participants.Learn More