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Budweiser Clydesdales Coming To New York & New Jersey

November 28, 2018

NEW YORK CITY & NEW JERSEY — The famed Budweiser Clydesdales will be in the area through early December.

According to the Budweiser website, the original Clydesdales were a gift to August A. Busch, Sr. to commemorate the repeal of the Prohibition. Since 1933, the eight-horse hitch has been pleasing thousands of crowds all over the nation.

The horses will make an appearance at the ...

Equus Film Festival Trots Into Brooklyn, N.Y. Nov. 29 to Dec. 2

Films, Pop-Up Gallery and Hotel all in One New Location

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — The annual EQUUS Film Festival has a new location with everything all in one building.

Book your room at the WYTHE Hotel in Brooklyn, N.Y., and then walk downstairs to watch films all day or enjoy time in the Pop-Up Gallery. Mark your calendar for Nov. 29 to Dec. 2 with three days of films, Directors Panels, ...

The Role Of Equines In World War I Commemorated On 'Horse Heroes' Website

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Brooke USA, along with the World War I Centennial Commission, have completed of their Horse Heroes website, in commemoration of the World War I Armistice Centennial.

Horse Heroes is an extensive and meticulously researched web-based presentation documenting all aspects of the use of American horses and mules in World War I.

With more than 75,000 words of text and 250 ...

Mortonhouse Farm Designated As Gold Medal Horse Farm

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — The Rutgers Equine Science Center presented the annual Gold Medal Horse Farm honors to John Crater and Mortonhouse Farm in Long Valley, N.J. at its 2018 “Evening of Science & Celebration” on Nov. 8

The award, part of the New Jersey Equine Environmental Stewardship Program, gives recognition to outstanding equine farms for their dedication to ...

Kennis 'Buttons' Fairfax Presented With Spirit of the Horse Award

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — Kennis “Buttons” Fairfax, a renowned horseshow judge and clinician from Westfield, N.J. was presented with the 2019 “Spirit of the Horse Award” at the Rutgers Equine Science Center’s  “Evening of Science & Celebration” on Nov. 8. 

Former Governor and current New Jersey State Senator, Richard J. Codey, presented ...

American Horse Council Lobbies For Bills That Would Help Trails

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The American Horse Council is seeking help from equestrians to help move two bipartisan bills through Congress which would improve access to land for riding, as well as other recreation.

The first, the Restore Our Parks Act (S. 3172) would supports the National Park Service (NPS) and creates a revenue stream by dedicating funds from energy development projects to ...

Rutgers' Evening of Science & Celebration Set For Nov. 8

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — The Rutgers Equine Science Center will host its 2018 “Evening of Science & Celebration” on Thursday, November 8 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm at the Cook Student Center in New Brunswick, N.J. The event is being sponsored by Mid-Atlantic Equine Medical Center.

The Evening of Science and Celebration is an opportunity to unite equine professionals, horse ...

Pa.'s Bud Wills To Lead 'How They Did It' Trails Series Presentation On Nov. 13

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Gwen Wills of the Pennsylvania Equine Council will conduct webinar for The Equestrian Land Conservation Resource on Nov. 13.

The webinar is part of a 'How They Did It' Trails Series Presentation. Nov. 13 will be Part 1: Action for Equestrian Trails in Pennsylvania and Beyond

Wills will speak about issues, solutions, and collaborations between state agencies ...

Hunterdon County, N.J.'s Equestrian Heritage Will be Talk Topic

TEWKSBURY, N.J. — Equestrian Heritage will be the subject of Barry Thomson's free talk at the Tewksbury Historical Society's Covered Dish Supper Meeting Sunday, Nov. 11 at 6:15 p.m.

The meeting will be held at Fairmont Presbyterian Church Community House, 247 Old Turnpike Rd. in the Fairmont section of Tewksbury. A covered dish to share is requested for attendance at the free 5 ...

Dressage at Devon Donating To All 4 Paws Rescue

DEVON, Pa. — Robbie Kankus, Chair of Dressage at Devon (DAD)( announced that a portion of the gate from Sunday – Family Day at Dressage at Devon, will be donated to the All 4 Paws Rescue, (, a foster-based, all-breed, no-kill animal rescue based in Chester Springs, Pa.

All 4 Paws offers rescue, rehabilitation and sanctuary to animals ...


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