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Wednesday, February 02, 2022Contact: Holly White (859) 224-2842
Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation to Again hold Photo Contest to Celebrate Healthy Horses

Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation announced today that it will again be hosting its online photo contest for horse lovers to celebrate their equine companions.

The contest opens February 1, and entries will be accepted through February 28. Horse enthusiasts are encouraged to submit original photos of horses representing all breeds, backgrounds, and disciplines on Grayson’s website at

Finalists will be selected by the Grayson team, and the winning photo will be chosen by votes from the public on Grayson’s Facebook page. The winner will receive a Grayson “swag bag,” and each finalist will also receive a prize. Selected photos submitted to the contest will be shared on Grayson’s social media accounts using the hashtag #ilovehealthyhorses.
“Our photo contest has proved to be a popular way for horse lovers to spread awareness of the importance of equine veterinary research,” said Jamie Haydon, president of Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation.
For the contest’s official rules, please visit
Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation is traditionally the nation's leading source of private funding for equine medical research that benefits all breeds of horses. Since 1983, the foundation has provided more than $30.6 million to fund 397 projects at 45 universities in North America and overseas. Additional information about the foundation is available at