How You Can Help
Thoroughbred Retirement of Tampa, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization and all donations are tax deductible.
Click on the Pay Pal button below and enter in your donation amount. In the text box on the Pay Pal form please indicate if you would prefer your donation to be earmarked for a specific item. You can use Pay Pal even if you don't have an account with Pay Pal.
Or you can use your credit card and sign up for automatic donations:
You can also send a check directly to us. Please click here for our mailing address.
Please contact us if you would like to help out!
Items or Time to Donate
We will need volunteers to make farm visits, take photographs, and help coordinate fundraising events. Horse experience is preferred, but not required.
TROT, Inc. also needs volunteers who can transport horses. You must have your own truck, trailer, insurance and valid driver’s license. Please contact us ASAP if you are available to donate your resources and time.
Any assistance is greatly appreciated.
General volunteer requests can be made at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please specify "volunteer" in the subject line.
Wish List for TROT Horses
Shapley's Original M-T-G
Any type of anti-fungal shampoo
Mane & Tail Shampoo and Conditioner
Sore No-More® Cooling Clay Poutice
Iodine or Triodine-7™
Size 3 Baby Diapers
Halt or any other waterproof fly/mosquito spray
Show Sheen Spray or Gel (or any type of mane and tail detangler)
Epsom Salt Poutice (Green Gel)
Waterproof Turnout Sheets
Large Black Salt Block Holders (we use these as ground feeders)
Antibacterial Dish Washing Soap
Scrubbing Items for Buckets
Wish List for TROT Administration
Local facility to call home
Please contact us for other items you may have.
If you can't make it to Tampa Bay Downs, you can still show your support for Tampa's OTTBs by donating $20 for the new TROT t-shirt. It's made of 100% pre-shrunk cotton (brand: Gildan) and available in S, M, L, XL and XXL. It is white with the stylish logo on the front and on the back of the tee.
Just use the PayPal link or a check can be sent to TROT, PO BOX 1621, OLDSMAR, FL 34677-1621. All proceeds go directly to help the TROT horses!
Order one or more of our car magnets and show your support for TROT and Thoroughbred aftercare! These 5" x 6" horseshoe-shaped magnets will look great on your car or truck. They are $10 each and the price includes shipping and handling. Simply place your order at our eBay store. All proceeds go toward the care of the horses in our program.
Click here to place your order.
TROT merchandise is now available at CafePress!
Your will can be your way to continue helping retiring Tampa's racing Thoroughbreds. If you wish to remember TROT in your will, please ask your attorney to specify our official name and address as follows:
Thoroughbred Retirement of Tampa, Inc.
PO Box 1621
Oldsmar, FL 34677-1621
Federal ID Number 57-1194100