Horses

September 30, 2018

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, Oct. 7, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 1: p.m  Registration is available online at www.somersetcountyparks.org and ...

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REVERE, Pa.  — Dressage at the Park will host a Team Competition on Oct. 20 at the Bucks County Horse Park. USEF & USDF memberships not required but non-member fees will apply for second level and above. A team can be three or four riders, and may represent a dressage club, farm, barn, ...

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TEWKBURY TWP., N.J. — After competing internationally for less than two years, Alanna Flax-Clark is currently ranked seventh in the world for her classification in para-dressage. After years of illnesses, hospital stays and surgeries, Flax-Clark found horses when she needed them most. She is now ...

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ALEXANDRIA TWP., N.J. — Riding with HEART is holding its Fall Tack Sale on Saturday, Sept. 29 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 30 from noon to 3 p.m. at their Alexandria Township farm, 639 County Road 513, two miles west of the Pittstown traffic light.   On Sunday most items are ...

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PITTSFORD, N.Y. – Time To Ride, the equine industry initiative created to encourage and champion the growth of the U.S. horse industry, is pleased to announce the launch of its newly redesigned website. Designed for smart phone, tablet and desktop use, TimeToRide.com features an approachable, ...

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FLEMINGTON, N.J. — Take a trail ride to the Hunterdon Land Trust's Dvoor Farm for its next Conservation Conversation on equine recreation Wednesday, Sept. 12 at 1 p.m. Titled "Horse Sense," the program encourages everyone to share their thoughts on a variety of horse-related topics such as great ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — The Open Space Pace returns to Freehold Raceway on Sept. 15 for its seventh annual Parade and Festival. Admission is free. The Open Space Pace is a nonprofit organization with a mission to celebrate the horse, New Jersey’s official state animal, and to promote open space in the ...

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LEXINGTON, Ky. — On Aug. 27 the US Equestrian Board of Directors approved a rule change requiring that effective Jan. 1, 2019, all US Equestrian (USEF) adult members with a Competing Membership must complete USEF’s Safe Sport Training in order to be eligible to participate in USEF ...

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BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — The Friends of Lord Stirling Stable and the Somerset County Park Commission Lord Stirling Stable will host the Fall Private Horse Hunter Pace on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018 beginning at 9 a.m. with the last team departing by 1 p.m. Lord Stirling Stable is located at 256 South Maple ...

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TEWKSBURY TWP. — Looking for some riding boots, britches, or a saddle, perhaps? Mane Stream just might have what you need! Mane Stream, which offers equine related services to help improve the quality of life for people with physical, developmental, emotional and medical challenges, is hosting a ...

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Deadline for submissions is Nov. 16. HILLSBOROUGH, N.J. — The New Jersey Veterinary Medical Association (NJVMA) is now accepting nominations for the 24th Annual Animal Hall of Fame. The NJVMA Animal Hall of Fame distinguishes itself as the preeminent award honoring the human-animal bond, a ...

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WANTAGE, N.J. — Horsemen and those without horses are invited to the Lusscroft Farm Labor Day Horse Camping Trail ride. Arrive any time after noon on Friday, Aug 31 and stay through Sept. 3. There are 15 stalls available. The Lusscroft trail system has some new, well-marked trails. Other ...

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BRIDGEHAMPTON, N.Y. — The Hampton Classic Horse Show, which returns to its world-class 65-acre showgrounds in Bridgehampton, N.Y, Aug. 26-Sept. 2, will host its eighth annual Adoption & Animal Welfare Day and 13th annual Long Island Horse Show Series for Riders with Disabilities (LIHSSRD) ...

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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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NEW YORK, N.Y. — The International Equestrian Group (IEG), managing entity of the Rolex Central Park Horse Show (RCPHS), has announced the postponement of the 2018 edition of the show due to competition conflicts slated during the event's time frame. IEG has also confirmed the 2019 Rolex Central ...

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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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