COVID-19 Kentucky Equine Business Impact Survey is Currently Underway

The survey is a collaboration between KEEP and the University of Louisville Equine Industry Program LEXINGTON, Ky. (Monday, May 4, 2020) - The Kentucky Equine Education Project (KEEP) and the University of Louisville (UofL) Equine Industry Program jointly announced...

COVID-19 Kentucky Equine Business Impact Survey

KEEP and the University of Louisville Equine Industry Program have collaborated to survey Kentucky’s horse industry and community on the effects of COVID-19 in order to inform policy makers and industry stakeholders of the impacts of the pandemic on Kentucky’s...

Additional Guidance from State Veterinarian for Boarding Facilities

In addition to the other guidelines from the State Veterinarian’s office, they also advise all boarding facilities (and any other operation that caters to outside clients of any kind) to cease all unnecessary operations and activities and close their facilities to all...

Annual KEEP Day in Frankfort to be Held March 12

Industry leaders, equine affiliate organizations and horse enthusiasts to meet with legislators LEXINGTON, Ky. (Tuesday, February 25, 2020) - The Kentucky Equine Education Project (KEEP) announced that it will host the fourth annual KEEP Day in Frankfort on Thursday,...

KEEP and The Race For Education Announce 2019 Scholarship Recipients

Lexington, Ky. (Wednesday, July 24, 2019) - The Kentucky Equine Education Project (KEEP) and The Race For Education are proud to announce their 2019 scholarship recipients. The KEEP Foundation Board of Directors approved nearly $60,000 in scholarships to 21 students,...

KEEP Announces New Members of Board of Directors

Lexington, Ky. (Friday, May 10, 2019) - The Kentucky Equine Education Project (KEEP), Kentucky's equine economic advocate, announced changes and additions to the KEEP Board of Directors, following a meeting of the board on May 9, 2019. Five new individuals were added...

KEEP Statement on Horse Health and Safety

KEEP shares the concerns of everyone in the Thoroughbred industry over the recent unprecedented loss of horses in our sport. KEEP is committed to supporting initiatives to strengthen and improve the positive health and welfare of the Thoroughbred athlete as well as...

KEEP Day Brings the Horse Industry to Frankfort

Lexington, Ky. (Friday, February 15, 2019) - The Kentucky Equine Education Project (KEEP), Kentucky's equine economic advocate, held its third annual KEEP Day in Frankfort on February 12, 2019. The event brought together diverse representatives of the horse industry...

KEEP Statement on Historical Horse Racing Ruling

Lexington, Ky. (Wednesday, October 31, 2018) - The Kentucky Equine Education Project (KEEP), Kentucky's equine economic advocate, issued the following statement on last week's ruling on Historical Horse Racing (HHR): After 8 years of litigation, on October 24th, Judge...

Travel to Ireland with KEEP!

KEEP members and their guests are invited to join KEEP for an equine focused tour of Ireland in June, 2019. For more details on the itinerary, costs and more, click here.

Learn About Equine Tourism in Kentucky at Castle & Key Distillery

Join KEEP at Kentucky's newest distillery, Castle & Key, on October 2 for the next event in the Equine Summit Luncheon Series. The luncheon topic will be Equines and Tourism in Kentucky. Learn more about this event and register here. The event will feature special...