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Silent Thunder's Homepage

Thunder's Links

Thunder's Show Photos - Beginning April 2008
Oct 2007 - Training session over fences
A Photo Chronology: Thunder's retraining
May 12, 2007 - Thunder's first jumps!
Thunder's Race Photos!
Penn National Photos
Thunder Photos - His Arrival and First Weeks
Thunder's Story: The Life of a Racehorse
Thunder's Links
Important Information about Horse Slaughter


The CANTER link (above, click on the graphic) has to be on the top of his list and the top of his page!  Please take time to visit their site.


Rerun - organization that Thunder's friend and Meadowville stablemate Meigs was rescued through

The Exceller Fund - named after Exceller, the Hollywood Gold Cup winner who died in a slaughterhouse

The Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation

United Pegasus Foundation - California based

Tranquility Farms - also California based

MidAtlantic Horse Rescue - our neighbors!

New York Horse Rescue

Old Friends - a retirement facility where several famous racehorses now live

Sam Houston Racetrack Adoption Program - kudos to the track for setting up its own program


Prince George's Equestrian Center - where we aspire to show someday soon (and it's only 5 minutes from his new barn!)

Retraining Off-Track Thoroughbred Resource (same site linked to on the main page) - good articles

Tips on selecting an ex-racer and how to intitially care for them from the Horse Network

The Daily Racing Form - Amy's morning reading - the best site on the web to search through articles related to health and behavior

SmartPack Equine - site where you can order vitamins, supplements, and medicine packed in individual servings - ideal for boarding barns - and many other horse-related things - Important site for racing fans...and you can see some of Thunder's races!

The Jockey Club - the official Thoroughbred registry in the U.S.

Stallion Register page for Thunder's sire Bertrando - and Thunder is one of the black type horses listed on it!

Sports Network Posting of a news story this year on Thunder's sire, Bertrando

Humane Society - Facts on Horse Slaughter

The Equine Protection Network - more on Horse Slaughter

Stop Horse Slaughter Blog

New Vocations Racehorse Adoption program - not just adoptions, it's a great retraining resourse site