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speedy da fish 10-06-2009 03:29 PM

What is an OTTB?

Spastic_Dove 10-06-2009 03:32 PM

Off the track thoroughbred.

A TB that has been raced but is now retired from racing and starting a new career.

speedy da fish 10-06-2009 03:34 PM

ah knew it was something Thoroughbred, just call them TBs in the UK whatever they do not all TBs are bred for racing

Spastic_Dove 10-06-2009 03:37 PM

Nope, not all TBs are bred for racing. Thats why we use the term OTTB to just show they were once race horses and now they are doing something else. :) They're still a thoroughbred, but its just a quick way to give more info about them.

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