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Sweet Lou & Trixton Breeding Auction On March 14 Benefits SRF

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Trixton jogs back to the winner's circle after the 2014 Hambletonian as trainer/driver Jimmy Takter celebrates. Credits: Lillian Shupe
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MILLSTONE TOWNSHIP, N.J. — The Standardbred Retirement Foundation will hold an auction for one breeding to Sweet Lou and one to Trixton for the 2018 season. The auction is on OnGait.com and will open Wednesday, March 14 at 9 a.m. and close Thursday, March 15 at 8:30 p.m.

Trixton stands at Deo Volente Farms in Flemington, N.J. Sweet Lou stands at Diamond Creek Farm Pennsylvania. 

Funds raised will help with the expense of care for 351 trotters and pacers with SRF. Donations of breedings are tax-deductible and help rehabilitate, rescue, retrain, adopt and follow-up every adoption for life, as well as support SRF's Youth Programs.

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New Breeding donations are greatly appreciated and several are available for sale by contacting SRF at  SRF.Horsesandkids@adoptahorse.org, you can also call the office at 732-446-4422 or visit our AdoptaHorse.org to see an up-to-date listing of breedings available. 

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Equine Events June 2018 Onward

Events are listed for New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. To have your event listed e-mail lshupe@tapinto.net. For premium event listings enter them online at https://www.tapinto.net/events/new?premium=true

June 8-10 — Jersey Classic Horse Show, Horse Park of NJ, http://www.ashanj.net/, www.horseparkofnewjersey.com

June 8 — Atlantic County 4-H Open Gaming Show - Atlantic ...

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USHJA Opens Member Nominations For 6 Board of Directors Positions

June 20, 2018

LEXINGTON, Ky. — The U.S. Hunter Jumper Association is pleased to open nominations for six Board of Directors positions — Secretary, Treasurer and four at-large directors. Until  Aug. 15, USHJA Senior Active and Associate members may nominate candidates for these open positions through their USHJA member account.

Members are allowed to nominate a single individual for multiple ...

Rutgers Equine Science Center Annual Summer Showcase Scheduled for July 11

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — The Equine Science Center at Rutgers University is hosting its annual "Summer Showcase" from 10 am to noon  on Wednesday, July 11 at the Equine Exercise Physiology Laboratory on College Farm Road on the George H. Cook Campus in New Brunswick. The Summer Showcase, similar to an open house, is a FREE event that is open to the public and perfect for any and ...

USHJA Horsemanship Quiz Stable Challenge Now Open

LEXINGTON, Ky. — The United States Hunter Jumper Association invites equestrians of all ages to put their horsemanship knowledge to the ultimate test in the 2018 USHJA Horsemanship Quiz Stable Challenge, presented by The Plaid Horse. The 30-day online quiz challenge is open to juniors and amateurs and brings barns together as teams to test their horsemanship knowledge for a chance to win ...

Horse Care Workshops at Lord Stirling Start June 23

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — Somerset County Park Commission Lord Stirling Stable is offering 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 Saturday June ...

The Parelli Foundation Seeks Volunteer Board Member

The Parelli Foundation is seeking a new board member to join our volunteer board. If you have experience with being on a non-profit board, have a passion for horses, and would like to help further our mission of helping to create a better world for horses and humans through natural horsemanship education, we encourage you to apply.

This is a remote/virtual position. Applicants must be United ...