Gold Sponsors

Zoetis (zō-EH-tis) is the leading animal health company, dedicated to supporting its customers and their businesses. Building on a 60-year history as the animal health business of Pfizer, Zoetis discovers, develops, manufactures and markets veterinary vaccines and medicines, with a focus on both farm and companion animals. The company generated annual revenue of $4.2 billion in fiscal 2011. Zoetis has more than 9,500 employees and a local presence in approximately 70 countries, including 29 manufacturing facilities in 11 countries. Its products serve veterinarians, livestock producers and people who raise and care for farm and companion animals in 120 countries.

Merck Animal Health offers veterinarians, farmers, pet owners and governments the widest range of veterinary pharmaceuticals, vaccines and health management solutions and services. Merck Animal Health is dedicated to preserving and improving the health, well-being and performance of animals.

At Luitpold Animal Health™, we are totally committed to advancing the cause of better animal health. From multimillion-dollar thoroughbreds to long-time companion animals, the better health and well-being of horses is what we work toward every day.

You've known and trusted the quality and reliability of Adequan® i.m. (polysulfated glycosaminoglycan) for years. Now we invite you to look at the joint disease educational program from Luitpold Animal Health.

Silver Sponsors

The Kentucky Thoroughbred Association and Kentucky Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders are action-oriented trade organizations committed to our members; we encourage and thrive on their participation and feel that united we can succeed in bringing the industry together. Our membership includes owners, breeders, trainers, and associate members.

Bronze Sponsors

Founded in 1892 by Wilbur Fenelon Young and his wife, Mary Ida, W. F. Young, Inc. has manufactured and distributed quality health care products for over 120 years. The company is recognized as a worldwide leader in innovative, specialized animal health care brands – including Absorbine® Veterinary Liniment, UltraShield® fly control, ShowSheen® grooming products and Hooflex® hoof care – that improve wellness and enhance the quality and enjoyment of life for people and their animals. For more information, visit www.absorbine.com.

Led by world-champion equestrian Todd Gralla, Populous’ three global equestrian project teams in the United States, the United Kingdom and Australia provide planning, design and overlay services for the world’s leading venues and events. This includes the 2012 London Olympic Equestrian venues, 54 horse parks & equestrian centers, 71 international racecourses, equestrian surgical facilities and private farms. Major clients include Keeneland Racecourse, Ascot Racecourse, the Kentucky Horse Park, Oklahoma State Fair Park, the Calgary Stampede, The Breeders’ Cup and the Hong Kong Jockey Club.

At Dechra, we are committed to developing new products and services that support the work of veterinary professionals and contribute to the health of their patients. Dechra continues to invest in products and added-value services that deliver our promise to veterinary professionals and owners. Our product portfolio currently includes 12 FDA-regulated products and over 50 non-regulated products in the following therapy areas: veterinary endocrinology, veterinary ophthalmology, topical dermatology, canine and equine lameness and equine reproductive health.

Since its founding in 1837, John Deere has seen a great many changes in its business, its products, its services. Change always comes with opportunity. And Deere has always been ready and willing to embrace it. Yet, through it all, John Deere is still dedicated to those who are linked to the land – farmers and ranchers, landowners, builders, and loggers. And Deere has never outgrown, nor forgotten, its founder's original core values. Those values determine the way we work, the quality we offer, and the unsurpassed treatment you get as a customer, investor, employee.