Chesapeake International Draft Horse Show to Benefit EQUUS Foundation
The EQUUS Foundation is pleased to announce that it will be a beneficiary of the inaugural Chesapeake International Draft Horse Show, on February 8-10 in Wellington, Florida. Hosted by Victoria McCullough, the show will be held at Crab Orchard Farm, generously donated by Frank and Monica McCourt. Entry is free to the public, with proceeds benefiting the EQUUS Foundation and the Young Singers of the Palm Beaches.
"The EQUUS Foundation is honored and thrilled to have been chosen as a beneficiary of the inaugural Chesapeake International Draft Horse Show by renowned equine advocate, Victoria McCullough. Victoria is not only a lifelong, expert horsewoman, and now owner of world champion competition Clydesdales, but there is no one more committed to the welfare and rescue of America's horses" says EQUUS Foundation VP of Engagement, Valerie Angeli.
"It is our hope that this show will inspire and amaze those who are unfamiliar with these giant and powerful, yet gentle and versatile draft horses. As Victoria says, they are not only beautiful, they are surprisingly quiet, grateful, stoic, and easy to sustain. Often overlooked for adoption because of their massive size, they give their might and their heart in sport and also as pleasure, trail and driving horses, companions, and therapy horses. As the only charity in the US focused 100 percent on protecting America's horses and fostering the horse-human bond, we are excited to have the opportunity to raise awareness of these very special animals through the Chesapeake International Draft Horse Show."
Chesapeake International Draft Horse Show
Hosted by Victoria McCullough
Crab Orchard Farm
13180 South Fields Road,
Free entry to the public!
Friday, February 8th at 2:00 p.m.
Highlights: Belgian Six Horse Hitch, Clydesdale Six Horse Hitch, Percheron Six Horse Hitch,
Entertainment and the Ladies Cart.
Saturday, February 9th at 1:00 p.m.
To Benefit The Young Singers of the Palm Beaches
Highlights: Classic Series Six Horse Hitch, Entertainment, Ladies Team, and the Four Horse Hitch
Sunday, February 10th at 12:00 p.m.
To Benefit EQUUS Foundation
Highlights: Eight Horse Hitch, Entertainment, Unicorn Class and Charity Team Class
Crab Orchard Farm, 13180 South Fields Road, Wellington, Florida
Crab Orchard Farm is proudly offered for sale. For more information, please click here
For more information about the Chesapeake International Draft Horse Show, contact Don Langille at 405-760-4165.
About EQUUS Foundation: The EQUUS Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity established in 2002, also known as Horse Charities of America, the only national animal welfare charity in the United States 100% dedicated to protecting America's horses and strengthening the bond between people and horses. 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) 259-1550, E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Website: www.equusfoundation.org.
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