This harness club's aim is encouraging sport of equine harness driving through recreation and education for both pleasure and competition.  

President & Director: Shelley Rector

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Phone: 902-824-5038

863 Elliott Rd RR#1
NS B0S 1C0

ACTRA formed in 1980 to promote distance riding, standardize judging of the same, and encourage education & good horsemanship through competition and clinics.  

President: Bev Elliott


Director: Russlyn Patriquin-Dyke

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The Central Nova Horse and Pony Association hosts several types of competitions at their facilities minutes outside Truro. Their facilities include trails, cross-country course, outdoor rings and more.

President & Director: Sheri Morehouse

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Phone: 902-897-4755

832 Harmony Road
NS B6L 3R2

Therapeutic riding lessons for individuals who present with a wide range of exceptionalities or mental health concerns.

President: Susanne Wagner

Executive Director: Brittany Aalders

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Phone: (902) 670-8402

PO Box 93

The Halifax Junior Bengal Lancers (Lancers) is a not-for-profit riding school in the heart of Halifax teaching people of all ages and abilities lessons in riding and horsemanship. 

President: Tamzen Black

Director: Angie Holt

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Phone: 902-423-6723

1690 Bell Road
NS B3H 2Z3

Therapeutic riding and Horse Boy Method Centre for families with Special Needs Children.

President: Carol Rolfe-Higney

Director: Patricia McGill

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Phone: 902-624-0603

Box 6
NS B0J 1E0

The Nova Scotia Driving Society is a driving club that offers support to new and experienced drivers, friendly competition and opportunities to enjoy driving your equine.

President: Sue Karrel

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Director: Sarah Ladd

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Phone: 902-257-3435

2526 Hwy 368 RR#1
NS B0K 1M0

Preserving and promoting the Haflinger breed is the mandate of the NS Haflinger Club.  With members across the maritimes, we promote breeding, showing and the pleasurable ownership of he Golden Horse with the Golden Heart.

President: Holly D. Stillwell

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Phone: 902-257-2678

NS B0K 1Y0