Come and take a look at some of the great things going on at The Center!
Evening of Science & Celebration
2018 Hambletonian Continuing Education Seminar
Equine Science Center’s Summer Showcase
Rutgers Equine Science Center Annual Summer Showcase Scheduled for July 11, 2018
New Jersey Department of Agriculture News Release: New Jersey Department Of Agriculture To Celebrate Month Of The Horse
Rutgers Day 2018: Ag. Field Day
New Jersey Department of Agriculture MEMO: Exotic Tick Species Confirmed to have Overwintered in New Jersey
Spring 2018 Edition of Our Newsletter, The Equine Science Quarterly, Goes Live!
Rutgers Equine Science Center’s Endowed Research Fund Supports Innovative Research on Equine Assisted Activities and Therapies
NJ Junior Breeder’s Livestock Symposium
New Jersey Department of Agriculture MEMO: A Second Horse tests positive for the respiratory form of EHV-1 in Union County
New Jersey Department of Agriculture MEMO: EHV-1 Positive Horse in Union County
Center Director publishes new article in the journal “Comparative Exercise Physiology”
2016 – 2017 Annual Report is now LIVE!
Horse Management Seminar
Winter 2018 Edition of Our Newsletter, The Equine Science Quarterly, Goes Live!
Rutgers Equine Science Center announces 2018 Horse Management Seminar theme: “Gastrointestinal Health and Management”
2018 Developing Future Leaders for the Equine Industry – Winter Course – Cancelled
New Jersey Department of Agriculture – Exotic Tick Species Identified On Hunterdon County Farm
Laurie Landy Receives “Spirit of the Horse” Award for Her Work with Equine Assisted Activities Therapy, and the “Gold Medal Horse Farm” Award given to Ann and Larry Dorsett for the Dorsett Farms’ Commitment to Environmental Stewardship
New Jersey Department of Agriculture – WARREN COUNTY HORSE FOUND WITH EHV-1 : Farm Quarantined After Horse Tests Positive for Equine Herpes
Evening of Science & Celebration
New Jersey Department of Agriculture – Division of Animal Health MEMO: Update Concerning EEE and WNV Positive Horses in New Jersey in 2017
Fall 2017 Edition of Our Newsletter, The Equine Science Quarterly, Goes Live!
New Jersey Department of Agriculture – Horses In Cumberland, Salem Counties Contract Eastern Equine Encephalitis, West Nile Viruses: Third EEE and Second WNV Positive Horses in New Jersey in 2017
Evening of Wine and Equine – Hidden Hills Farm
Equine Assisted Activities Therapy Research with Veterans to be Showcased at Annual “Evening of Science & Celebration”
New Jersey Department of Agriculture – Division of Animal Health MEMO: Third EEE and Second WNV Positive Horses in New Jersey in 2017
Evening of Wine and Equine – Trilogy Farm
Fall Sessions of “An Evening of Wine & Equine”
Emergency Disaster Plans – Guidelines For Equine Preparedness
New Jersey Department of Agriculture – Division of Animal Health MEMO: Atlantic County Horse is Second to Test Positive for EEE in 2017
6th Annual Open Space Pace and Festival of Horses
6th Annual Open Space Pace
New Jersey Department of Agriculture – Division of Animal Health MEMO: Cumberland County Horse is First to Test Positive for EEE in 2017
2017 Hambletonian Continuing Education Seminar
2017 Hambletonian Continuing Education Seminar: Wet Labs
Summer 2017 Edition of Our Newsletter, The Equine Science Quarterly, Goes Live!
APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR THE NJ AGRICULTURAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Equine Science Center’s Summer Showcase
An Evening of Wine and Equine – Centenary University Equestrian Center
An Evening of Wine and Equine – Dorsett Arabians
Second Phase of Study Link Distribution to Begin June 26
Fair Winds Farm Open House
New Jersey Department of Agriculture – Division of Animal Health MEMO: Rabies Reminder
Evening of Wine & Equine at Rutgers Cancelled, Registration for Other Nights Next Week Still Available
Rutgers Equine Scientist Elected President of the Equine Science Society
CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION KICKS OFF MONTH OF THE HORSE CELEBRATION: Agriculture Secretary Highlights State Horse Breeding Industry
CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION KICKS OFF MONTH OF THE HORSE CELEBRATION: Agriculture Secretary to Highlight Concord Stud Farm Program
Rutgers Day 2017: Ag. Field Day
Spring 2017 Edition of Our Newsletter, The Equine Science Quarterly, Goes Live!
Equine Science Center Announces Scholarship Opportunity Doris C. Murphy Scholarship is Available
New Jersey Department of Agriculture MEMO: EHV-1 Positive Horse in Hunterdon County
Junior Breeders Symposium
Horses 2017 – Day 2
Horses 2017 – Day 1
Horses 2017: The Best of the Best – Parking & Driving Directions
Winter 2017 Edition of Our Newsletter, The Equine Science Quarterly, Goes Live!
Rutgers Equine Science Center Hosts “Horses 2017: The Best of the Best” a Conference for Equine Enthusiasts of All Levels
We Invite You to “Horses 2017: The Best of the Best”!
Equine 2015: Baseline Reference of Equine Health and Management in the United States, 2015
Winter Reminder: Fact Sheet – Fire Prevention and Safety Measures Around the Farm
Equine Science Center’s Vaccination Kits To Be Mentioned On NJ News 12 “The Pet Stop” This Weekend
2015 – 2016 Annual Report is now LIVE!
Equine Science Center Presents the 2017 “Spirit of the Horse” Award and 2017 “Gold Medal Horse Farm” Award
“Equine Diet Fads” Webinar with Dr. Williams
Evening of Science and Celebration
Rutgers Equine Science Center Industry Needs Assessment Survey 2016 – Published in the Journal of Equine Veterinary Science
The Equine Science Center Presents: An Evening of Science & Celebration
New Jersey Department of Agriculture’s Division of Animal Health Article: Red Maple Leaves – A Toxic Treat to Your Horse
Fall 2016 Edition of Our Newsletter, The Equine Science Quarterly, Goes Live!
Symposium on Legal, Business and Insurance Issues Impacting the Equine Industry
New Updates on Right to Farm from the NJ-SADC
The Equine Science Center Presents: A Symposium on Legal, Business, and Insurance Issues Impacting the Equine Industry
New Jersey Department of Agriculture MEMO: Fourth EEE Positive Horse in New Jersey in 2016
Recommended Guidelines for Home Animal Agriculture in Residential Areas
Rutgers Equine Science Center To Attend Open Space Pace
New Jersey Department of Agriculture MEMO: Two additional EEE Positive Horses in New Jersey
New Jersey Department of Agriculture MEMO: First EEE Positive Horse in New Jersey in 2016
2016 Hambletonian Continuing Education Seminar
2016 Hambletonian Continuing Education Seminar: Wet Labs
Horsemen urge voters to say ‘yes’ on casino referendum
Summer 2016 Edition of Our Newsletter, The Equine Science Quarterly, Goes Live!
Press Release: Rutgers Equine Science Center Kicks Off “15 Years of Excellence” Celebration: Draws a Crowd of 100 Attendees
The Equine Science Center’s Summer Showcase
Rutgers Equine Science Center Annual Summer Showcase Scheduled for July 13 Event Kicks Off Center’s “15 Years of Excellence” Celebration
Equine Disease Communication Center Offers Equine Disease Alerts
CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION KICKS OFF MONTH OF THE HORSE CELEBRATION: Agriculture Secretary Highlights Growing Centenary University Equine Program
Rutgers Equine Science Center 15th Anniversary Benefit Hunter Pace
Rutgers Day 2016: Ag. Field Day
Spring 2016 Edition of Our Newsletter, The Equine Science Quarterly, Goes Live!
Safety Warning: The Threat of Blister Beetles
We Are Now Accepting Applications For The Doris C. Murphy Endowed Scholarship in Equine Science!
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE OFFERS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM GEARED TOWARD YOUNG PEOPLE INTERESTED IN ANIMAL AGRICULTURE
CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION COMMEMORATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE’S 100TH ANNIVERSARY
Rutgers Equine Science Center helps to gain player’s commitment for the Rutgers University Women’s Volleyball Team
New Jersey Department of Agriculture Division of Animal Health Memo: Updated Guidance on the Management of Domestic Animal Rabies Exposures
NJ Casino Referendum Could Provide a Boost to Monmouth
Burlington County Board of Agriculture & Burlington County Board of Ag Women’s Committee Scholarships
EHV Confirmed in Chemung County, New York, Horse
Horse Management Seminar: “Why Do They Do That?” Behavior and Training of Horses
CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION TO TRAIN ANIMAL EMERGENCY RESPONDERS DURING DAYLONG SEMINAR
National Institute for Animal Agriculture : Equine Diseases Forum
Gloucester County student wins Rutgers’ Bell Scholarship
Youth Benefits From Judy Hennessy’s Dedication
Press Release: Alyssa Lehman, Rutgers University Senior, Receives Ernest C. Bell Memorial Scholarship at Annual Breeders Awards Luncheon
SECRETARY OF AGRICULTURE HONORS JUDITH HENNESSY AS NEW JERSEY HORSEPERSON OF THE YEAR
18th Annual Animal Emergency Working Group (AEWG) Symposium
Press Release: Horse Management Seminar- “Why Do They Do That? Behavior and Training of Horses”
Winter Edition of Our Newsletter, The Equine Science Quarterly, Goes Live!
New Jersey Department of Agriculture Division of Animal Health Memo: Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture Confirms 3 Cases of EHM
Multi-State Research Project Renewed for 5 Years
Local aspiring equine veterinarians win scholarships
Comments on Equine Infectious Anemia by January 22, 2016
2014 – 2015 Annual Report Is Now Live!
Equine Science Center Presents Lord Stirling Stable with the 2015 Gold Medal Horse Farm Award
“The Horse: The Epic History of Our Noble Companion” Book Signing
Whitepaper: Many stand to lose if horse racing fails in N.J.
Annual Year-End Event to Showcase Equine Research and Award Presentations
Fall Edition of Our Newsletter, The Equine Science Quarterly, Goes Live!
The Horse: The Epic History of Our Noble Companion – Premier Book Signing and Lecture by Veteran Science Journalist Wendy Williams Coming to Rutgers G.H. Cook Campus
New Jersey Department of Agriculture – MEMO: First West Nile Virus Positive Horse in New Jersey in 2015
An Evening With Sally Ike
New Jersey Farm Bureau – AG Matters Summer 2015 Issue
Open Space Pace Proves To Be Record Breaker
Open Space Pace
The Equine Genetics and Genomics Laboratory at the University of Minnesota Partners with the Equine Science Center at Rutgers University for New Studies on Standardbred Horses
Sally Ike honored with Rutgers “Spirit of the Horse” Award
The Equine Science Center Presents: A Symposium on Legal, Business, and Insurance Issues Impacting the Equine Industry
GLOUCESTER COUNTY HORSE CONTRACTS EASTERN EQUINE ENCEPHALITIS: First Reported Case of 2015
Debut of Equine Educational Resource Series by the Equine Science Center at Rutgers University: First Volume Equine Vaccinations
USTA funds study to evaluate cobalt as PED in horses
The Equine Science Center Presents: An Evening With Sally Ike
AGRICULTURE DEPARTMENT PROVIDES ANIMAL EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE RESOURCES: New Animal Emergency Response Website Launched
EQUINE SCHOLARSHIP OFFERED TO 4-H AND FFA MEMBERS: New Jersey Equine Advisory Board Announces $1,000 Scholarship
2015 Hambletonian Vet Conference: Day 2 Seminars
2015 Hambletonian Vet Conference: Day 1 Seminars
2015 Hambletonian Vet Conference: Wet Labs
Special event series raises Equine Science Center’s Profile
Equine Pasture Walk
Summer Edition of Our Newsletter, The Equine Science Quarterly, Goes Live!
Associate Director of Extension at the Equine Science Center at Rutgers University Receives the 2015 Equine Science Award
2015 Hambletonian Continuing Education Seminar, Wet Labs & Trade Show For Equine Veterinarians
Rutgers Equine Science Center Announces Equine Pasture Walk Workshop
The Equine Science Center’s Summer Showcase: The Science Behind Our Work
Horse on a treadmill: An un-stable workout at Rutgers equine showcase (PHOTOS)
Horses In The Morning Radio Show: Controlling Bites
CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION CELEBRATES JUNE AS MONTH OF THE HORSE: Ag Secretary Visits Thoroughbred Breeding Farm
Horse Farm Open House highlights education
NJ LONG SHOTS: CASINO GAMBLING TO THE NORTH, SPORTS BETTING STATEWIDE
JFI Three-Day Event: Sunday Equine Science Center Meet and Greet
JFI Three-Day Event: Saturday Equine Science Center Meet and Greet
As Monmouth Park opens, an industry teeters on the brink
Horses In The Morning Radio Show: Best Bedding
Cobalt Policy Adopted by Regulators
Rutgers University 2015 Ag Field Day
Spring 2015 Newsletter!
Lord Nelson, award winning Rutgers horse, passes away at the ripe old age of 42
Doris C. Murphy Scholarship
The Jersey Fresh International Three-Day Event
Junior Breeders Symposium
USDA To Launch New Equine Study This Spring
Equine Industry Needs Assessment Survey Regarding Gastrointestinal Health
Rutgers Equine Science Center Unveils Website Redesign: New search functionality and enhanced “Kid’s Corner” but same high-quality equine research and education
Horses In The Morning Radio Show: Preserving Turnout Areas
Neurologic Equine Herpes
Department of Agriculture Offers Tips To Protect Livestock During Extreme Winter Weather
New Jersey Junior Breeder’s Livestock Symposium
Rutgers Annual Horse Management Seminar
Riding Safely on Roads
Catherine Seeds, Rutgers University Senior, Receives Ernest C. Bell Memorial Scholarship, and Former Rutgers University Police Horse Receives Inaugural Horse Personality of the Year Award at Annual Breeders Awards Luncheon
USDA: BIOSECURITY Brochure
Rutgers Equine Scientist Appointed to New Top-Tier Racing Scientific Advisory Board
Fire Prevention and Safety Measures Around the Farm
A Horse Industry Tax Burden Could be Lifted by New Legislation
Riding My Way Back
An Evening of Science and Celebration
Rutgers Equine Scientist Releases “2014 State of the New Jersey Horse Racing Industry” paper: Shows New Jersey Has Not Remained Competitive with New York and Pennsylvania
RUTGERS EQUINE SCIENCE CENTER ANNOUNCES FALL WEBINAR SERIES
MAGGI ROMANO TO RECEIVE SPIRIT OF THE HORSE AWARD ON NOVEMBER 10
An Evening of Science & Celebration Scheduled for Monday, November 10
Center’s Collaborative Cobalt Research Study Results Released
New Jersey Thoroughbred Festival
Karyn Malinowski named as Parade “Grand Marshall and Leader” for the Open Space Pace event
Rutgers Equine Science Center Research Presented at the American Society of Animal Sciences Conference
“Month of the Horse” Open House at Fair Winds Farm Scheduled for June 29, 2014
Honoring the Memory of Gwendolin E. Stableford
USTA announces program with Dr. George Maylin to develop cobalt testing
EQUINE SCIENCE CENTER TEAMS-UP WITH NEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO CELEBRATE JUNE AS “MONTH OF THE HORSE”
Rutgers Equine Science Center Annual Summer Showcase Scheduled for July 9, 2014
“Pasture Walk” – Lord Stirling Stables
“Pasture Walk” – Seaton Hackney Stables
“Pasture Walk” – Ryders Lane BMP Farm
“Tips for Managing Horses with Equine Metabolic Syndrome”
Ag Field Day at Rutgers Day
“Horse Pasture Management”
Equine Science Center Spring 2014 Webinar Series Announced
Memorialized horses live on in donations for research
Equine Science Center Announces Scholarship Opportunity Doris C. Murphy Scholarship is available
Join the Conversation! USDA to Host Meetings on Quarantine Centers
Carriage Horse Industry Debate: Additional Scientific Research Necessary
Amanda Xue Awarded Ernest C. Bell Scholarship for 2014
Rutgers Equine Scientist Testified at the New York State Gaming Commission Public Hearing
New Jersey Sales Tax on Horse Boarding
Future Leaders of the Equine Industry
“Caring for Your Equine Athlete” Rutgers Equine Science Center announces 2014 Horse Management Seminar topic
Brand New Equine Business Planning Workbook Available from Rutgers
D’Arrigo Racing Stables Receive 2014 “Gold Medal Horse Farm” Award for Equine Environmental Sustainability
Nancy Jaffer honored with Equine Science Center’s “Spirit of the Horse” award
An Evening of Celebration and Science
Rutgers Presents Talk Featuring World-Renowned Equine Scientist Raymond Geor to present Equine Metabolic Syndrome
Advice on Horses and Fireworks – British Horse Society
Kenneth McKeever Receives “Distinguished Service Award in Equine Science”
Bureau of Land Management’s Wild Horse and Burro Program
EHV-1: What YOU Need to Know
Ag Field Day
“Horsing Around” While Advancing STEM Education Rutgers Equine Science Center unveil new computer game for youth
CELEBRATE ‘EVERYTHING EQUINE’ DURING AG FIELD DAY at RUTGERS DAY Family Fun Activities at the Equine Science Center on Saturday, April 30th
Junior Breeder’s Symposium
Feed and Ration Management Seminar
Doris C. Murphy Endowed Scholarship In Equine Science
GOLD MEDAL HORSE FARM AWARD TO INCREASE AWARENESS OF EQUINE ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY
Equine Business Planning Course
“Grazing Rewards and Concerns: How and Why to Manage Your Pastures” Rutgers Equine Science Center announces 2015 Horse Management Seminar topic
RUTGERS INTRODUCES NEW EQUINE BUSINESS PLANNING COURSE A Unique Program and Workbook Helps Horse Business Owners Succeed in Writing Business Plans
CAPTIVATING SHOWCASE FOR ANNUAL EQUINE SCIENCE UPDATE Thrilling Review of Center Research, Initiatives and Award Presentations
Equine Science Update
Fall Webinar Series
RECOGNIZING LINDA TOSCANO: THE TRACKSIDE TRAILBLAZER Rutgers Equine Science Center Announces Recipient of 2013 “Spirit of the Horse” Award
Equine Science Center Fall Webinar Series Announced
EQUINE SCIENCE UPDATE: NEW RESEARCH AND INITATIVES Annual Equine Science Update to Showcase Research Efforts to Improve Equine Health 2011
Michael Westendorf Presents at the Equine Land Conservation Resource forum “Under Pressure? Strategies to Protect Your Equine Places and Spaces”
Horse Diet Management Seminars
Inaugural Event Dedicated to Preserving Open Space in New Jersey Open Space Pace and Festival of Horses to raise awareness for horses and land preservation
Excellence Rewarded – Malinowski receives 2012 Equine Science Award
Yellow Flowers in the Pasture: Safe or Dangerous?
Use Extra Care when Allowing Horses Prone to Laminitis to Graze in Light of Recent Weather in New Jersey!
Animal Emergency Working Group Symposium
Animals in Disasters:
Equine Science Center Announces Spring Webinar Series
Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT)
Rutgers Equine Science Center Director Earns National Honors Karyn Malinowski receives the LeeAnne Pooler Unsung Hero Award
Original Artwork Stationary: Straight from the Horse’s Mouth Equine Science Center teams-up with 4-H members to create correspondence cards
NJ FARM BUREAU HONORED AS 2011 HORSEPERSON OF THE YEAR Farm Bureau Presented with Governor’s Trophy at Breeder’s Lunch
Responsible Horse Ownership in a Tough Economic Climate Rutgers Equine Science Center 2012 Horse Management Seminar
Equine Science Center Director Karyn Malinowski Presents at Opening Session of the 2011 World Trotting Conference
Posted // June 25, 2018
My name’s Randy, and I’m one of Dr. Ken McKeever’s research mares at Rutgers University. Being one of the equine exercise physiology...
Posted // June 24, 2018
We’ve reached our $5,000 goal and want to thank everyone for their generous contributions. However, the #MonthOfTheHorse is not over yet! Let’s see how...
Posted // June 23, 2018
Ali Hassan Daghir Janabi grew up in Iraq and received his B.S. in Veterinary Medicine and Surgery at the Unviersity of Baghdad in 1997. Although his...
Posted // June 22, 2018
Dr. Karyn Malinowski is an internationally respected equine scientist and has dedicated her career to bettering the well-being of our equine athletes while...
Posted // June 21, 2018
Michael Yee, Rutgers School of Environmental and Biological Sciences ’17 alum, had never worked with horses before attending Rutgers University. During...
Posted // June 20, 2018
Kyle Hartmann graduated from Rutgers University in 2013, earning his B.A. in Women and Gender Studies with minors in Critical Sexuality Studies and...
Posted // June 19, 2018
My name’s Gus, and I’m one of the Rutgers University Teaching Herd - RUTH horses. I first came to Rutgers in August 2016, and although I...
Posted // June 18, 2018
To celebrate passing our halfway point in our crowd funding campaign for the #MonthOfTheHorse, check out the full promotional video for the Equine Science...
Posted // June 17, 2018
Danielle Smarsh, Ph.D., PAS, first came to Rutgers to pursue her doctorate after completing her B.S. in Animal Science at the University of Delaware.
Posted // June 16, 2018
For Laura Kenny, M.S., Rutgers and the Equine Science Center were a large part of her life for many years. She first became involved with the horses on...
Posted // June 15, 2018
Dr. Barry Jesse joined Rutgers University in September 1986. His research has focused on the role of nutrients in stimulating gene expression in the...
Posted // June 14, 2018
Carey A. Williams, Ph.D., joined Rutgers University in July 2003 as its Equine Extension Specialist and the Associate Director of Extension at the Equine...
Posted // June 13, 2018
Hay Folks! My name is Maggi, and I’m a 16 year-old Standardbred mare who was donated to Rutgers University to be used in Dr. Carey Williams’ equine...
Posted // June 12, 2018
In her first project as a graduate student at Rutgers University, Jen Weinert investigated the recovery of pasture forage production following winter rest...
Posted // June 11, 2018
Kate Goodman was a typical “horse crazy” young woman when she began looking for colleges/universities where she could get the training to be able to...
Posted // June 10, 2018
Born and raised in New Jersey, Ph.D. student Dylan Klein was no stranger to the equine industry. Despite landscaping and living next to horse farms in the...
Posted // June 9, 2018
Mr. Zimmerman, an Information Technology (IT) Executive with 30+ years of experience, might not seem like a natural fit for an equine group, but with a...
Posted // June 8, 2018
RU ready to watch the Belmont Stakes this Saturday, June 9th?! We might be welcoming a new addition to the exclusive Triple Crown winner club!
Check out my...
Meet our new intern Isabella Pierce! For the past four years, she has interned with one of the veterinarians at Monmouth Park Racetrack, which has given her...
Posted // June 7, 2018
Dr. Kenneth McKeever joined the Department of Animal Sciences at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey faculty as an Associate Professor in 1995. He...
Posted // June 6, 2018
Elena Rizzo, current ESC staff, tells her story:
I was 12 years old when I saw my first treadmill demonstration at the Rutgers Equine Exercise Physiology...
Posted // June 5, 2018
Spending a majority of her childhood on her family’s dairy farm in Wisconsin, Jennifer Weinert never anticipated that she would be pursuing her Ph.D. on...
Posted // June 4, 2018
Anna Fojtik, one of our recent Department of Animal Sciences at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey grads, tells her story:
Looking back at my...
Posted // June 3, 2018
Dr. Amy Butewicz, a lifelong New Jersey resident and equestrian, has immersed herself in many aspects of the equine industry over the years. In 2008,...
Posted // June 2, 2018
The Equine Science Center came into existence in 2001 as a result of Dr. Karyn Malinowski’s efforts to further develop the equine program at Rutgers...