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(908) 273-1100 | 71 Summit Avenue | Summit, NJ 07901


Posted January 30, 2011 By Karen Olson

New York’s ‘I Love My Park Day’ Is May 4, Help Spruce Up Horse Trails

CHARLOTTE, N.Y — I Love My Park Day is an annual event that brings together thousands of volunteers to celebrate and enhance New York's parks, historic sites, and public lands. DEC has events at a variety of locations — from trails in the Forest Preserve to popular campgrounds to urban escapes — providing many opportunities for New Yorkers to help clean up, restore, and ...

South Jersey Horse Rescue Has Many Unpaid Jobs To Fill

WEEKSTOWN, N.J. — South Jersey Horse Rescue is a non-profit horse rescue and rehabilitation facility.

The rescue is entirely volunteer run.

Horse care help needed and includes cleaning up around the farm at 5745 Pleasant Mill Road, Weekstown, aw well as grooming the horses,

Those savvy with social media can help with getting the news on the rescue out to followers. Volunteers ...

On And Off The Farm, Rivers Edge Horse Rescue Needs Helpers

NEWTON, N.J. — Rivers Edge Horse Rescue is looking for help on and off the farm.

The rescue is located at 104 Halsey Road in Newton, N.J.

On the farm help is needed cleaning stalls, feeding and helping with the rehabilitation of the sanctuary horses. Less physically demanding help is need in the office with administrative and clerical work.

Training is provided.  

For those ...

Honor An Equestrian Helper During National Volunteer Week

BANGOR, Pa. — Each year, thousands of volunteers in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania donate their time and energy to make their communities a better place to live.

These volunteers will be among the millions across the nation who will be spotlighted during Points Of Light's National Volunteer Week, April 7 to 13.

National Volunteer Week was established in 1974 and has grown ...

PATH Intl. Virtual Conference Offers Education Wherever You Happen to Be

DENVER, Pa. — If you have not yet experienced the PATH Intl. Virtual Conference, it is the perfect opportunity to share, collaborate and gather with a global audience of equine-assisted activities and therapies (EAAT) professionals from the comfort of your home, office or even barn. Are you new to PATH Intl. or to EAAT? This conference will enlighten you on who PATH Intl. is and the great ...

Unmounted Horse Care Workshop Begins March 30 In Basking Ridge

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — Somerset County Park Commission Lord Stirling Stable is offering a basic Horse Care Workshop 101 for adults and youth seeking to gain experience and confidence around horses through a combination of non-riding activities and hands-on practice.

Horse Care Workshop 101 will be held at Lord Stirling Stable, 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge, NJ beginning ...

Lord Stirling To Host Spring Nature Ride On March 31

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — The Friends of Lord Stirling Stable will host the annual Spring Nature Ride on Sunday, March 31, on the trails of Somerset County Park Commission Lord Stirling Stable at 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge. The hour-long ride will begin at 8:30 a.m., with check-in at 8 a.m. 

This horseback riding event is open to all adult riders and their family and ...

Lord Stirling Lists Events For April, May And June

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — All programs at Somerset County Park Commission Lord Stirling Stable

256 South Maple Avenue, Basking Ridge, New Jersey 908-766 5955

Information on the following events may be obtained by calling Lord Stirling Stable at 908-722-1200, ext. 5010 or at

Saturday Dog Walks

Weekly “Dog Walks” provide owners and their canine ...

Certified Horsemanship Association Offers Local Certifications, Need More Host Sites

April 20, 2019

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Anyone who wants to further their career by earning a Certified Horsemanship Association (CHA) Certification is encouraged to check out the CHA Certification Schedule online at CHA Certifications are intensive multi-day events in which attendees learn and demonstrate their skills so they can be certified at one of CHA’s various ...

2019 Breedings Available From The Harness Racing Museum

GOSHEN, N.Y. — The Harness Racing Museum has the following breedings available for mares not yet booked in 2019:

Pacing Stallions

Ohio - Racing Hill, Art Director, Manhardt, Mister Big, Semalu Express, Well Said, We Will See

New York - Dude’s The Man

Pennsylvania - Pacific Renegade

Ontario - Royal Mattjesty, Sportswriter

Illinois - Yankee Skyscaper

Trotting ...

SRF Seeks Donations For Annual Online Fundraiser

CREAM RIDGE, N.J. — The Standardbred Retirement Foundation's (SRF) annual online auction of fabulous items is scheduled for May 28 to June 4. 

The 30-year-old organization appreciates donations of all kinds from racing memorabilia, collectibles, trips, equine jewelry, sporting tickets, artwork, tours, and others to raise funds for the largest Standardbred adoption program in ...

Meet The SRF's New Foal, Taste Craft Beer Too On May 18

CREAM RIDGE, N.J. — The Standardbred Retirement Foundation (SRF) will host a Meet and Greet on Saturday, May 18, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the farm at 42 Arneytown-Hornerstown Rd., Cream Ridge, N.J.

Come meet the new foal born to a mare who was recently rescued by SRF. There will also be 65 adoptable horses ready to meet the public.

Sample craft beers and wine while meeting a great ...

Spring Family Fun Craft Workshop To Be Held At Harness Museum

Easter Trinket Cans, Horseshoe Printing & Egg Hunt On The Schedule

GOSHEN, N.Y. — Bring the kids ages 3 to 12 to the Harness Racing Museum and Hall of Fame, located at 240 Main Street, Goshen, N.Y. on Saturday, April 20, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for a fun-filled event of seasonally oriented crafts, horse-themed games, egg hunt and a ride on the Harness Racing 3-D Simulator, all ...