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Internships & Careers

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  • You may be surprised at the number of careers available in the horse industry.  The possibilities are endless!  All jobs don't necessarily involve physical contact with a horse.  There are professional opportunities such as legal, media, creative, medical, teaching, etc. to name a few which can be tailored toward your goals.  And, of course, there are those that do come in contact with a horse such as trainer, exercise rider, groom, jockey, farrier or veterinarian.
    The educational requirements vary for the different careers which may appeal to you.  There are positions for those with all different educational backgrounds.  Select a few jobs that may interest you and channel your energies and/or studies toward them.  There are many opportunities that await you with the horse industry!
  • and Equimax --  (excerpt) "This website is the amalgamation of over 30 years of our experiences in equine industry employment. In 2011,, the best Equine Employment service in the US, and, the best in Canada, joined forces to offer the greatest coverage of job and career opportunities throughout the North American equine industry."
  • -- provides information to horse owners and riders with listings of over 2,000+ New England horse businesses.
  • SmartPak Equine -- SmartPak Equine markets leading name brand supplements custom-packed for horses in a patent-pending unit dose package, the SmartPak™. 
  • PATH Intl. -- The Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.) changes and enriches lives by promoting excellence in equine-assisted activities and therapies.

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