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The Thoroughbred Retirement Fund will hold an open house, including a farm tour and raffle, at its Exceller Farm in Poughquag, N.Y. on June 21, showcasing 26 retired racehorses up for adoption. For more information, call 845-724-3680. . . . A radio advertising campaign for Thoroughbred racing produced by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association and De Vito/Verdi advertising agency was named the ADDY Best of Show Broadcast winner this week, the NTRA announced Friday. The campaign, chosen from 60,000 radio and television ads, used fictitious race calls to describe leisure activities that are alternatives to racing.