Rebel's pony friends will be on hand to give Lead Line rides to children up to 12 years old who are able to sit and hold onto the saddle unassisted. The first pony ride is free.
Although Rebel loves to be petted and spoiled, according to the Somerset County Park Commission, he does try to think of others. He knows he is one lucky pony and is willing to share the spotlight on his special day to give back to his community. He hopes everyone will come to his party!
Fans may follow him on Twitter@Rebelthepony.
Next, at the dog show, canines of all shapes and sizes and their human companions are invited to take part in a fun filled afternoon of contests and events. Classes include Biscuit Toss and Catch; Water Bobbing Contest; Pet/Owner Look Alike; Biscuit Race; Tail Waggin’; Best Dressed (Costume); Smallest, Largest, and Most Medium; Obstacle Course; Best Bark; and Most Obedient. Following the event there will be a walk along the equestrian trails.
On-site registration begins at 2 p.m. and classes will begin promptly at 3 p.m. Entry is $3 per class. The event will take place in the large indoor ring and spectators are invited to watch from a climate-controlled viewing area or in the ring.
Proceeds from the event will help fund activities and programs at Lord Stirling Stable.
For more information, visit the Friends of Lord Stirling Stable web site at www.flssnj.org. For directions, call the Stable office at 908-766-5955.
Information on other Somerset County Park Commission activities may be found online at www.somersetcountyparks.org.
For additional information, please call Lord Stirling Stable at 908-766-5955. Individuals with a hearing or speech impairment can call NJ Relay Service at 711.