Links of Interest to Horse Enthusiasts NYSHC Equestrian Partnerships & Memberships
Government Find your state representative:
New York State Senate
New York State Assembly
At the National Level:

The American Horse Council
Washington, DC

The State Horse Council Advisory Committee
comprised of all state horse council’s affiliated with the American Horse Council

United States Equestrian Federation, KY
(formerly the American Horse Show Association)

Equestrian Land Conservation Resource

At the New York State Level:

The Equine Committee of the Farm Bureau
is designed to ensure that the horse is recognized and supported by the Farm Bureau statewide. The committee is used as a sounding board for Farm Bureau policies and also as a feeder organization for defining the horse's role within the overall Farm Bureau concept of agricultural operations.

The New York State Equine Industry Leaders
is designed to bring the various disciplines within the Sport Horse world, the various breed organizations, the two major racing groups (Thoroughbreds and Standardbreds), state equine educators, and other ancillary and state organizations together in a forum which will support the horse industry in New York. As the umbrella organization for the Sport Horse within the state, the Horse Council is strongly represented in this ad hoc organization. Members:

The New York State Horse Council
The New York State Farm Bureau
The NY State Horse Breeding Development Fund
New York State Harness Horse Breeders
New York State Racing and Wagering Board
New York State Thoroughbred Breeders Association

Equine Educators:
Cornell University
Suny Morrisville
Cazenovia College
Cobleskill College

New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets
•Council of Agriculture Organizations
  (comprised of all agricultural commodities in the state
  to support common and unique legislative initiatives.

•Empire State Agricultural Society (150 Years old)
  Supporters of Agricultural advancement and education
  members run the county and state fairs.
North American Handicapped Riding Association–Region 2
•NY State Senate and Assembly Agricultural Chair/Staff



New York State Horse Council
to create a strong unified voice for all horse interests toward the preservation of a future for horses in New York state

Rige~Drive Program


AHC's Advantage Plan
American Horse Council
national association representing all segments of the horse industry in Washington, D.C.

Save Money With AHC's Advantage Plan
A membership with the AHC, State Horse Council or an AHC organization entitles you to special savings on products and services from companies including John Deere, UPS, Sherwin-Williams, Toshiba Direct, Office Depot, Equine Travel Advantage and Moxie Equestrian products used for your equine farm, business, or personal use. Buy products directly from these companies at greatly reduced prices.
Birdsall Horse Rescue and Sanctuary Inc
a 501c-3 nonprofit to take care of "at risk" horses, rehabilitating & finding "forever" homes for them
Davis' Trailer World & Country Mall
in Western NY offers a wide selection of trailers including horse trailers, car trailers, used trailers, and more as well as work wear and western wear.

Friends of Hunter's Creek Park
works with Erie County to maintain the park and implement the master plan
FOHC Newsletter
Gentle Dove Farm
Let us help you learn to partner with your horse mounted police style!

New York Farm Bureau
works to preserve farms and the rural landscape by fighting to advance farm businesses for the coming generations
wnyHorse.info
comprehensive listing of area equine events, trail riding clubs and equestrian organizations

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