Tampa Bay Downs is proud to announce its affiliation with TROT, the Thoroughbred Retirement of Tampa, Inc. Thoroughbred Retirement of Tampa, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to the safe retirement, rehabilitation, and adoption of Tampa’s racing Thoroughbreds.


These athletes are valuable assets to their owners and trainers while producing results on the track. As some reach the end of their careers, unforeseen circumstances force decisions to be made to assure their future safety. TROT recognizes the potential and worth that retiring Thoroughbreds offer, and is able to assist them transition to the next phase of their lives. With the support of owners, trainers, and the community we can raise awareness about the importance of Thoroughbred retirement and make a difference in the plight of unwanted horses.


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