Equine Resources in Franklin, Wake, Chatham and Granville Counties

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Equine Resources in Franklin, Wake, Chatham and Granville Counties

Equine Resources in Franklin, Wake, Chatham and Granville Counties

North Carolina Horse Council – represents and furthers the common interest of the entire equine industry of North Carolina http://nchorsecouncil.com/

NC State Horse Husbandry offers educational experiences for youth through the 4-H Horse Program and for adults through their extension programs. https://equinehusbandry.ces.ncsu.edu/

Franklin County Cooperative Extension Livestock Agent, Martha Mobley, https://franklin.ces.ncsu.edu/profile/martha-mobley/

NC State Veterinary Medicine, equine services https://cvm.ncsu.edu/nc-state-vet-hospital/equine/

North Carolina Veterinary Medical Board http://www.ncvmb.org/

North Carolina Equine Industry Report http://www.ncagr.gov/markets/livestock/horse/documents/equinestudy050809.pdf


Triangle Equine Mobil Veterinarian Services   http://www.triangleequine.com/

Neuse River Equine Hospital http://neuseriverequinehospital.vetsourcecms.com/

Dr. Bob Rednour andDr. Michelle Bouchey, Large Animal Vet   http://www.largeanimalvet.net/

Dr Chris and Dr. Amy O’Malley http://www.warrentonanimalclinic.com/


NC Farrier Finder – http://ncfarriers.org/farrier-finder/

Feed and Hay

Hay directory by county http://www.ncagr.gov/Hayalert/HaySellers_map.asp

Franklin County Hay Directory https://franklin.ces.ncsu.edu/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/2018-Hay-Directory.pdf?fwd=no

Show Facilities

Central North Carolina is easy driving distance from major horse show facilities that offer spectacular events all year round.

Virginia Horse Center in Lexington, Va. https://vahorsecenter.org/?post_type=tribe_events

Governor James B. Hunt Horse Complex


Sedgefield Show Grounds, Greensboro, NC


Equine Associations

            NC Quarter Horse Assoc. http://ncqha.com/

            NC Arabian Horse Assoc. http://www.ncaha.com/

            NC Walking Horse Assoc. http://www.ncwha.org/

            Carolina Paint Horse Assoc. http://www.carolinapainthorseclub.net/

            Carolina Mule Assoc.    https://carolinamuleassociation.com/

Virginia-Carolinas Morgan Association, http://vcmhc.org/

NC Dressage and combined Training Association – https://ncdcta.org/

Fox hunting and Hunter Paces

            Tryon Hounds http://www.tryonhounds.com/

Triangle Horseman’s Association – http://www.trianglewidehorsemansassociation.com/

Public Riding Trails and Groups

Double D Equestrian Center, Louisburg, trails http://www.doubledequestrian.com/horseback-riding/

Umstead State Park, Raleigh, riding trails


Franklin County Rough Riders: Emergency Response Team http://franklincountyroughriders.com/

Franklin County Trail Blazers Louisburg, NC https://www.facebook.com/pg/franklincountytrailride/about/?ref=page_internal



            Pony Club – list of clubs in NC and SC https://carolina.ponyclub.org/about/

                        Eno Triangle Pony Club http://www.etpc.org/

Tack and Riding attire

            M&M Tack Shop, Raleigh https://mmtackshop.com/

            Dover Saddlery  https://www.doversaddlery.com/

            The Bull Chute, Raleigh, http://www.thebullchute.com/

            Cabin Branch Tack Shop, Southern Pines       http://www.cabinbranch.com/


Rescue Organizations

Pasture Pals Equine Rescue, Clayton, NC http://www.pasturepalser.com/

he United States Equine Rescue League, Raleigh chapter https://www.equinenow.com/farm/united_states_equine_rescue_league_inc..htm


Therapeutic Riding

            Helping Horse Therapeutic Riding http://helpinghorse.org/

            Horses for Hope http://www.horsesforhope.org/

            Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association (Eagala) http://www.eagala.org/NorthCarolina

Annual events

Southern Farm Show https://southernshows.com/sfs/

Annual Southern National Draft Horse Pull https://www.facebook.com/SouthernNationalDraftHorsePull/

NC State Fair Horse Shows

Benson Mule Days http://www.bensonmuledays.com/