International Thoroughbred Retirement is a dedicated program tailored to you and your horses needs.

The mission is to give a retired racehorse not just a new home, but a successful and healthy future. An exclusive program providing the highest quality of care & training for retired racehorses!


As a Nationally Recognised Thoroughbred Adoption program, ITR is designed to provide clients a service that delivers on Horse Welfare, Wellbeing and Integrity.

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 - Go to our Facebook and Twitter page for updates on our ITR horses progress!!!

- 4 New arrivals this month. Dream Team C392, Sunshine Universe A130, Good For You T265 and Super Lucky A251. Full album details will be uploaded in the coming weeks.

16/04/2020 - 2 More horses Adopted to lovely homes! Aerohappiness and Mutual Joy!

02/04/2020 - 4 New Arrivals to New Zealand. Updates to come! 05/02/2020 - 6 New Arrivals to ITR! Check out are Available horses page for details. 

24/02/2020 - Now Adopted! Gorgeous King, Touchdown Striker and Grand Chancellor!

7/01/2020 - Currently available - Gorgeous King, Touchdown Striker, Grand Chancellor!

4/12/2019 - 3 new arrivals in New Zealand! Keep watch for more updates and photos!

26/11/19  - Hearts Keeper and Midnight Rattler have been Adopted!!

21/10/2019 -  Three horses available for adoption! Midnight Rattler, Imperial Concorde and Hearts Keeper!

21/10/2019 - Super Form has been Adopted! Off to his new home in Australia on the 31st of October!

22/09/2019 - The Sylph has been Adopted! Syd is off to his new home in Taupo NZ, to pursue a career in dressage!

06/05/2019 - TWO new arrivals out our Re-Trainer this week. Bold Stitch and Super Form arrived out of NZ quarantine on the 1/5/2019. Both with complete their rehabilitation and training in Taupo, NZ with Tracey Stobie. Super Form will be Re-homed in Australia after 6months stay in NZ first.

01/02/2019 - ITR is excited to announce our new partnership with CORTAFLEX EQUINE-AMERICA NZ LIMITED!!!!  They will be sponsoring each ITR horse with a starter pack of Joint and Health supplements to get them started on their journey to new careers off the track!

11/02/2019 - Chater Legend T151, has arrived Safely at Regent Park, Cambridge to start his Rehabilitation.

20/10/2018 - Solar Hei Hei arrived safe and well at our property in Queensland, Australia!

5/11/2018 - Bliss Cartel is making his way to his new home in Melbourne, Australia this Wednesday the 7th! 

5/11/2018 - New arrivals are on their way to our Re-Trainers in Cambridge, NZ !!!!NOW AVAILABLE!!!! ITR SHOP - ITR has a fabulous new Merchandise range!