TOBA Working for You
The Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association provides a range of valuable services for its individual and state association members. North America's most influential and active organization for Thoroughbred owners and breeders, TOBA represents the interests of its members at the industry's policymaking level. TOBA is the voice of owners and breeders - and for the sport of Thoroughbred racing.
American Graded Stakes CommitteeTOBA manages the American Graded Stakes Committee. Graded Stakes races provide owners and breeders with a benchmark for quality of races and horses. The committee has been at the forefront of medication and testing reform.
New Owner RecruitmentTOBA is the only national organization that coordinates Ownership Seminars, effectively recruiting new owners and breeders to the Thoroughbred industry.
Racing Medication and Testing ResearchTOBA is a founding member of the Racing Medication and Testing Consortium, a program that develops policies to ensure the welfare of racehorses and maintain fairness among the betting public.
Legislative ActionsTOBA maintains a seat on the American Horse Council’s Racing Advisory Committee, making us a valuable resource for Thoroughbred owners and breeders. The American Horse Council is the national trade association representing the horse industry in Washington, D.C.
Continuing EducationTOBA coordinates Pedigree, Conformation, Breeding and Auction Clinics to further the knowledge of industry participants, thereby helping them make informed decisions.
Sales Integrity ProgramTOBA manages the Sales Integrity Program, a program designed to educate new owners about Thoroughbred auctions.
National Awards DinnerTOBA hosts the annual, a formal event recognizing the efforts of our colleagues in the Thoroughbred industry.