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AHC Announces Adoption Of Safe Sport Code of Practice

May 9, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The American Horse Council (AHC) announced the adoption of a Safe Sport Code of Practice.

“The reputation and integrity of equestrian sports and all equine related programs and activities is maintained when all person’s act, and are seen to act, in a way which is of the highest ethical standards,” said AHC President Julie Broadway. “The #MeToo ...

Rutgers Study on Therapy Horse Published in Journal of Equine Veterinary Science

NEW BRUNSWICK - Animal therapy helps people to relax, but how do the animals feel about it? A Rutgers University-New Brunswick study finds that horses don’t mind working as part of therapy for traumatized veterans.

The small pilot study by Rutgers’ Equine Science Center, which appeared in the Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, May volume included nine horses and seven ...

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Equine Events May 2018 Onward

Events are listed for New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. To have your event listed e-mail lshupe@tapinto.net. 

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May 15-20 — Old Salem Farm Spring Horse Show, North Salem, N.Y. www.OldSalemFarm.net

May 17 — Preakness Stakes celebration, National Museum ...

Upcoming Events

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Sat, June 2, 8:30 AM

Sunnyside Equestrian Center, Lincroft

Special People To Ride Horse Show

Horses

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Sat, June 2, 8:30 AM

Sunnyside Equestrian Center, Lincroft

Special People To Ride Horse Show

Horses

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Sun, June 3, 1:00 PM

Hunt Cap Farms, Three Bridges

5th Annual Open House / Live Demonstration

Giving Back Health & Wellness Horses

Hunterdon Polo Classic Set For June 9 in Pittstown, N.J.

May 27, 2018

PITTSTOWN, N.J. — Fieldview Farm is continuing their long tradition of raising funds and awareness for local charities with the Hunterdon Polo Classic, scheduled on Saturday, June 9.

If weather or field conditions are poor the event will be held June 10.

Located in Pittstown, N.J., directly off Route 78 at exit 15, Fieldview Farm features 150 acres of lush green pastures and ...

Durkin To Discuss His Most Memorable Belmont Stakes Calls On May 31

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Legendary thoroughbred racing personality Tom Durkin, who called 25 editions of the Belmont Stakes from 1990 through 2014 for the New York Racing Association, will discuss several of his favorite calls of the iconic race during a special program at the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame on Thursday, May 31 at 7 p.m. The program is open to the public and free ...

Pennsylvania National Horse Show Increases Prize Money, Improves Schedule for 2018

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Pennsylvania National Horse Show (PNHS), presented by The Lindsay Maxwell Charitable Fund, one of the largest and most prestigious horse shows in the U.S, has made significant changes for this year's show including increased prize money and an improved schedule. The 73rd annual event is set to welcome back the nation's top horses and riders to ...

Enrollment Begins June 2 For Lord Stirling's Summer Riding Lessons

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — The Somerset County Park Commission will be conducting registration for summer horseback riding classes and other seasonal programs at Lord Stirling Stable, located at 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge, N.J.  

Lessons are offered to juniors (ages 9-17) and adults, and will accommodate first-time beginners through more advanced levels with jumping ...