$10K TERF Award for Grayson-Jockey Club Research
Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF) is pleased to announce the awarding of a $10,000 research grant to the Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation, Inc. This grant will support the work of Dr. Sue Stover at the University of California for research related to proximal sesamoid bone movement. The research project will look at how uneven foot placement, hooves, shoes and uneven track surfaces can contribute to padlock breakage.
With a vision and mission to improve the lives of Thoroughbreds, TERF primarily aims to assist students in their pursuit of education in the equine industry and to fund research efforts.
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