Remembering Doc Blodgett

Remembering Doc Blodgett

Dr. Glenn Blodgett’s Celebration of Life will be April 21.

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SANTO, TEXAS – Friends, family, colleagues and equine community members are invited to celebrate the life of Dr. Glenn Paul Blodgett on Friday, April 21, 2023. The Celebration of Life event will take place at 2 p.m. in the Round Up Inn Room at Amon G. Carter Jr. Exhibit Hall located in the Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth, Texas.

Dr. Blodgett passed away on November 20, 2022. The renowned veterinarian, AQHA past president and Four Sixes Ranch horse division manager of 40 years was an industry leader known for his passion for horses and his commitment to animal welfare. He earned the respect and admiration of all those who knew him.

Throughout his life, he made a significant impact on the equine industry, and his contributions will be remembered for generations to come. He was a devoted husband, father and friend whose kindness, generosity and sense of humor touched the lives of countless people.

His Celebration of Life will be a special occasion for family, friends and colleagues to gather to pay their respects to Dr. Blodgett and witness his impactful work and relationships. The event will include speeches, music and a special tribute to his life and legacy. Attendees are encouraged to submit photos and memories prior to the event via the website link provided below.  

The Round Up Inn Room at the Amon Carter Exhibit Hall was chosen as the location for the event because of its spacious facilities, which can accommodate a large number of guests. Will Rogers Memorial Center is a fitting location since Dr. Blodgett spent many days, over many years, participating in major equine industry events, fostering relationships and seeing his work come to life through the horses he envisioned, bred and developed.  

The family of Dr. Blodgett would like to thank everyone for their kind words and condolences during the past four months since his death. They are grateful for the outpouring of support and love they have received and look forward to celebrating his life and legacy with everyone on April 21, 2023.

Those planning to attend the event are encouraged to RSVP at On this website, you will also find details on parking, a link to submit photos and a form to share memories and impact stories.