Horses are inspirational! That is the message of the Horse Stars Hall of Fame established by the EQUUS Foundation and the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) in 2013 to celebrate the extraordinary talent of horses and the magical bond between horses and people.
Nominate an Extraordinary Horse!
The EQUUS Foundation inducts horses that have had a life-changing impact in public service or on the public's perception of horses; have excelled or are excelling in the area of equine assisted activities and therapies, and/or have excelled or are excelling in their competitive or public service career after overcoming significant hardship. The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) inducts the six "Horses of Honor" selected by USEF annually.
Nomination Deadline - December 15, 2016
Click here to submit a nomination.
Not only can you read stories the stories of amazing horses - there's more. The interactive "Learn More About Horses" component features:
• Explore Horses - learn more about the evolution & impact of horses
• Who's Who in the Sport - learn about the athletes competing in Olympic equestrian disciplines
• Horseplay - have some fun playing horse games and activities
• Get Ready to Ride - find out where, when and how-to ride
• Horse Resource - search additional resources and periodicals
Check it out here!
The EQUUS Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity established in 2002, also known as Horse Charities of America, is dedicated to improving the quality of life of horses, enabling the therapeutic use of horses for those in need, fostering the horse-human bond, and educating the public about the horse's unique ability to empower, teach and heal. Donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. Contact the EQUUS Foundation, Inc., at 168 Long Lots Road, Westport, CT 06880, Tele: 203-1550, E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Website: www.equusfoundation.org.
Established in 1917, the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is dedicated to raising the level of access to and participation in equestrian sport at all levels by ensuring its continuing creativity, growth, and excellence. The USEF's vision is to continue to lead equestrian sport in the United States while ensuring fairness, safety and enjoyment for an ever growing number of people. Learn more about the USEF at www.usef.org.