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

President: Shelley Rector

Director: Lisa Pothier

[email protected]

Phone: 902-824-5038

863 Elliott Rd RR#1
NS B0S 1C0

This club aims to provide riding experiences that benefit people with physical and mental disabilities.

President: Emily Gouse

Director: Claire Reeves

Phone: 902-863-4853

Box 1415
NS B2G 2L7

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

President: Pat Rideout


Director: Russlyn Patriquin-Dyke

[email protected]


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

[email protected]

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

Interim Executive Director: Amy MacKay

[email protected]

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

[email protected]

[email protected]

Phone: 902-423-6723

1690 Bell Road
NS B3H 2Z3

The Nova Scotia Clydesdale Club's main goal is to promote the Clydesdale breed; improve the quality and quantity of the Clydesdale Horse in NS and support line classes at various shows and exhibitions throughout NS.

President: Ralph Messinger

3113 Hwy 201, RR#3

Bridgetown, NS

B0S 1C0


Director: Ardith Terry

Phone: 902-895-0893

581 Truro Road
North River
NS B69 6W1

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: Kirsteen Thomson

Directors: Elizabeth Braid and Louise Haycocks

[email protected]

Phone: 506-364-7752

205-75 Coburg Cres
NS B2N 0B2

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

Director: Janet Trimper

[email protected]

Phone: 902-257-2678

NS B0K 1Y0