• Jockey and Manny close up shot.

    Germaniac, Racing Career and Retirement

    Germaniac is our retired racehorse, who came off the track with a sesamoid fracture and entered Turning For Home, an organization associated with PARX racetrack in Pennsylvania.  I met him when he arrived at Safe Haven Equine and New Careers, which is one of the many horse stables partnered with TFH. These partner stables are dedicated to giving off-track thoroughbreds (OTTB) a new start. While most Thoroughbreds are born to run, the trainers always say that you can’t force them to race. TFH is a safe resource for trainers and racehorse owners who have a horse that can no longer race for any reason.  Once the OTTB is healed, evaluated…