Stanislaus County Horse Council
The Stanislaus County Horse Council was founded in 2014 to be a central organization to advocate for
horse owners and businesses and to protect our mutual interests. The SCHC is a non-profit organization.
central mission of the Horse Council was to promote the health and well being of horses and all aspects of the horse industry
in Stanislaus County:
- Promote and preserve horse agriculture, industry and recreation in Stanislaus County
- Communicate to members on
- Inform the public about horse community goals and projects
- Support private and public equestrian facilities
- Promote all aspects of the
Partnering with other organizations, the Horse Council's role was to be expanded to include monitoring
regulations and legislation effecting the horse community and acting as a liaison with local government entities.
An early goal of the Horse Council
was to secure access to trails, suitable
for horseback riding in the county and cities.
To accomplish this we wanted to solicit help from organizations willing to help us establish a census
of horses in Stanislaus County.
voice was to be amplified when we can show how many horses are in Stanislaus County, and their impact on the economy of the
cities and the County.
Our monthly meetings was to feature speakers with
programs about THE HORSE and related subjects.