Seven years with Charlie, my inspiration

Seven years ago, on September 21, 2016, Charlie arrived at the Virginia farm I then shared with two other horses plus my dogs and cats. Known in the racing world as Charlie’s Quest, he was descended from Secretariat among other famous names – but his pedigree and his own solid early earnings record had not protected him from…

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What a Quarter! Q2 2023 Report

Q2 2023 has been a particularly rewarding quarter for the Gregory J. Reiter Memorial Fund: Thank you to everyone who continues to contribute to the Greg Fund! Read on for all the details …. 1 – On June 6, Greg’s 60th birthday, PETA presented its 2023 8th annual Gregory J. Reiter Animal Rescue Award to…

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Protesting the Preakness

On the afternoon of Saturday, May 20, I joined a group of 50 animal advocates at Baltimore, Maryland’s Pimlico Race Course to protest the Preakness Stakes — second in the horse racing industry’s Triple Crown series, between the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs and the Belmont Stakes in New York. As we chanted “You bet,…

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Q1 2023 Report!

The Greg Fund launched into 2023 with grants to People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) — boosting impactful initiatives for animals and human health for the 8th consecutive year. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) Helping Companion Animals: A Greg Fund grant continued to support PETA’s…

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