Horses

August 18, 2018

COCHRANVILLE, Pa. — The Fair Hill Thoroughbred Horse Show will hold a clinic with Anne Kursinski Nov. 24 -25 at Fox Crossing Stables in Cochranville, Pa. Competitors in the Fair Hill Thoroughbred Horse Show, being held Sept. 22 and 23 at Fair Hill, Md. are invited to submit their name for ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Lord Stirling Stable is inviting children under age 13 and their parents to enjoy a morning with the stable's will ponies, horses and staff at a "Pony Tea Party" scheduled for 10 a.m. to noon this Sunday, Aug. 19, at the stable grounds at 256 S. Maple Ave. in Basking ...

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GOSHEN, NY – Join the Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame on Sunday, Aug. 19 from 1 to 3 p.m. and use sculpting tools to model air-dry terracotta clay into a bas-relief horse head tile.  At just $10 per person the event promises to be both fun and affordable for those ages 8 and up.Scouts, ...

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LEXINGTON, Ky. — The application period for horse shows to apply for Thoroughbred Incentive Program (T.I.P.) awards in 2019 is now open. T.I.P. offers high point awards and classes for Thoroughbreds in multiple disciplines, including dressage, eventing, hunter, jumper, pleasure, and Western. The ...

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Legendary jockey Julie Krone, the first woman inducted into the National Museum of Racing’s Hall of Fame, will sign autographs at the Museum on Sunday, Aug. 19 from 12:30 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Autographs are $15 each with proceeds benefiting the Museum. Krone will be signing ...

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BUFFALO, N.Y. — The 72nd annual Buffalo International Horse Show (BIHS) returns to the Buffalo Equestrian Center, home to SBS Farms, Inc. and the Buffalo Therapeutic Riding Center (BTRC), Sept. 12-16. The BIHS is held each year as a benefit for the BTRC and is designated a 'Heritage' competition ...

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame will present special behind-the-scenes tours of Godolphin’s famous Greentree Stable on Saturday, Aug. 18 and Tuesday, Aug. 21. The tours are from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tours cost $15 for Museum members and $20 for non-members.

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Strategies for improving Thoroughbred racing will be the theme when The Jockey Club hosts its 66th Annual Round Table Conference on Matters Pertaining to Racing on Sunday, Aug. 12, at the Gideon Putnam Resort in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. The Jockey Club Chairman Stuart S.

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame will present a symposium on Sunday, Aug. 19 featuring accomplished women involved in various aspects of thoroughbred racing. Comprised of seven of the most recognizable women in the sport — Hall of Fame jockey Julie Krone, Hall ...

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame will unveil a juried photography exhibition in 2019 called Photo Finish. The Museum is now accepting submissions of photography work by both amateur and professional photographers in relation to thoroughbred racing in ...

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TEWKSBURY TWP., N.J. — Mane Stream (adaptive horsemanship and equine assisted therapies) is seeking donations of new and gently used tack or horse related items for its Fall Tack Sale to be held on Oct. 28 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Summer is a perfect time to get some super deals on new riding ...

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BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — Somerset County Park Commission Lord Stirling Stable, 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge, N.J., is offering an Introductory Western-style horseback ride on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018 from 11:a.m. to 1 p.m. Registration is available online at www.somersetcountyparks.org and ...

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The American Horse Council (AHC) will conduct its third quarter webinar on Monday, Aug. 13, at 3 p.m examining sports betting. The hour-long session will feature two industry experts and discuss the changing marketplace arising from the recent Supreme Court case which overturned federal bans on ...

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GOSHEN, N.Y. — The Hambletonian Party and Poker & Casino Night Charity Event will be held Friday, Aug. 3, at Meadowlands Racetrack, East Rutherford, N.J. Proceeds will benefit the Standardbred Retirement Foundation and the Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame. Tickets are $50 per ...

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BRIDGEHAMPTON, N.Y. — The Hampton Classic Horse Show, one of the country’s biggest and most prestigious equestrian events, is ready to welcome top jumping competitors, equestrian enthusiasts and A-list celebrities back to its pristine 60-acre showgrounds in Bridgehampton, N.Y., for its 43rd annual ...

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STONE TAVERN, N.J. — A schooling fun show on Aug. 5 with benefit the Horse Park of New Jersey. Everyone volunteers their time including the judges, scribes, secretaries, ring stewards and jump crews so all entry fees go to support the park. There will be Western Games, Hunt Derby, Hunt Teams, ...

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BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — The staff at Lord Stirling Stable will present “Meet the Ponies,” a program designed for horse enthusiasts age 7 to 9 years. The session is scheduled for Saturday, July 28 from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. at the Stable located at 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge, N.J. The ...

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BASKING RIDGE, N.J. - Somerset County Park Commission Lord Stirling Stable has announced the dates for the Summer Horse Care Workshops 102 and 103, designed for individuals who are seeking to gain knowledge and confidence around horses through a combination of non-riding activities and hands-on ...

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How often do you read TAPinto? Have you downloaded the TAPinto APP?  These are a few of the questions for readers in our 2018 TAPinto Reader Survey. We want to hear from you!  Our survey deadline is July 30, 2018. The survey will take less than five minutes to complete and will help TAPinto ...

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Over the years, colt-starting competitions have become all the rage across the country. In these events, horse trainers compete against each other as they work with horses of all kinds, including the completely untrained horse or one with training issues. However, riding instructors and trail ...

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Applications currently being accepted for the 2018 American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) Foundation Past Presidents’ and EQUUS Foundation Research Fellows scholarships. The deadline to apply is Aug. 1. These annual scholarships are awarded to AAEP-member veterinarians who are ...

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FORT COLLINS, Colo. — Attendees of the Certified Horsemanship Association’s International Conference are in for a treat during the Sunday night Awards Banquet as Dr. Temple Grandin will be the keynote speaker. The conference is set for Sept. 28-30 at Colorado State University and the Hilton Hotel ...

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame will present a unique opportunity for racing fans and people interested in thoroughbred ownership to meet representatives of notable racing partnerships on Monday, July 23 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Museum’s Hall of ...

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Retired racecaller Tom Durkin, one of the most recognizable and vibrant personalities in the history of American thoroughbred racing, will lead personalized tours of the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame throughout the Saratoga Race Course meeting this summer from ...

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OCEANPORT, N.J. — The popular Dawn Patrol, which provides a free behind-the-scenes tour of Monmouth Park's stable area during training hours as well as the jockeys’ quarters, is underway on Saturdays and Sundays through Aug. 19 with the exception of betfair.com Haskell Day on Sunday, July ...

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TEWKSBURY TWP., N.J. — The Tewksbury Barn Tour will be held this year on Sunday, July 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine.  There will be five barns on the tour offering a diverse display of country life in Tewksbury.   This year’s barns offer a wide array of architecture, operations, ...

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Since its debut on Dec. 19, 2017, the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame’s Foal Patrol project has received more than one million views across its various media platforms. Foal Patrol’s popularity and reach — it has been viewed in 37 countries — has prompted the ...

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Are you a college student interested in event management and production, marketing and communications or sponsorship development? Do you love following the top level of equestrian sport? Apply for the opportunity to intern with the Washington International Horse Show and learn ...

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DENVER, Colo. — Registration is now open for the PATH International Equine Services for Heroes Virtual Conference, Aug. 28-29. This online learning experience provides an important professional education opportunity to individuals in equine-assisted activities and therapies (EAAT) and for those ...

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The Homes for Horses Coalition has secured Dr. Beverly Browning, author of Grant Writing for Dummies and 42 other grant writing books, to do a webinar focused for equine nonprofit organizations on July 24. Browning has been consulting in the areas of grant writing, contract bid responses, and ...

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