Ellen Rosenberg

Get Help From The Horse Emergency Network

By at August 28, 2015 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Get Help From The Horse Emergency Network

TALES FROM THE TRAILS Owning horses is a joy, but when disaster strikes, caring for them can quickly become a complex problem. A few years back, parts of Palm Beach County were devastated by Tropical Storm Isaac. Some western areas, especially parts of Wellington, Deer Run, White Fences, Caloosa and the Acreage/Loxahatchee area, received days of pounding rain — more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

Hannah, Shira And A Horse Named Rosie

By at August 21, 2015 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Hannah, Shira And A Horse Named Rosie

TALES FROM THE TRAILS The spring of 2015 was an exciting time in young Hannah Bentz’s life; a time of endings and beginnings. On May 19, she graduated from Spanish River High School. That weekend, she was at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center, where she had planned to enter her horse, Rosie, in the Palm Beach County Horseman’s Association show. But more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

Amazing Equine Creations At Floral Acres

By at August 14, 2015 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Amazing Equine Creations At Floral Acres

TALES FROM THE TRAILS Located at 12440 State Road 7 in suburban Boynton Beach, Floral Acres sprawls like a lovely, beckoning spot. As soon as you pull in and park, you’re all but compelled to get out and start walking around. They have tons of flowering and leafy green plants, but that’s not why I was there. You know those people with green thumbs? I have brown more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

Marsha Abate Has Experience Battling Coyotes

By at August 7, 2015 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Marsha Abate Has Experience Battling Coyotes

TALES FROM THE TRAILS Coyotes have been in the news lately. Neighborhoods throughout Palm Beach County have had multiple sightings. People are on the alert. Traps have been set. Garbage cans have been raided. Most disturbing of all, dogs and cats have been snatched. Marsha Abate knows only too well about coyotes on the hunt. She and her husband, Bob, own a small more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

Dan Kelly Loves To Work With Thoroughbreds

By at July 31, 2015 | 12:00 am | 1 Comments

Dan Kelly Loves To Work With Thoroughbreds

TALES FROM THE TRAILS Originally from upstate New York, Dan Kelly grew up around horses. Like a lot of kids who love horses but can’t afford them, he had to find a way to support his interest. Since he couldn’t buy well-trained horses, he decided to develop some of his own. This led to Dan Kelly Stables. “Eventually, I got tired of doing everything where it more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

Oxbridge Academy Offering An Equestrian Team

By at July 10, 2015 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Oxbridge Academy Offering An Equestrian Team

TALES FROM THE TRAILS Riding and showing horses is expensive. Some are lucky enough to find ways to afford it, and some only watch and wish. The Oxbridge Academy, a private high school on Military Trail in West Palm Beach, has made the dream of riding and showing possible for its students. “We surveyed our students in June 2014 to find out what athletic offerings more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

PBCHA Father’s Day Lead Line A Fun Reversal

By at July 3, 2015 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

PBCHA Father’s Day Lead Line A Fun Reversal

TALES FROM THE TRAILS Father’s Day was celebrated all over the country on Sunday, June 21. Many people enjoyed a backyard barbecue, a nice dinner out, funny cards or perhaps a special cake. But this Father’s Day, a dozen intrepid dads celebrated (and were celebrated) in a slightly different and unique way. The Palm Beach County Horseman’s Association held its more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

Horse Gym USA Treadmills Offers Many Benefits

By at June 26, 2015 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Horse Gym USA Treadmills Offers Many Benefits

TALES FROM THE TRAILS Jill Townsend remembers when she moved to Wellington from North Palm Beach in 1985. “They were building the Saddle Trail development. It was all farmland,” she recalled. “We had our pick of the lots. Ours was the fourth house built.” Jill and her family moved in order to be closer to the center of the horse community. She was more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

Beware: That Summer Sore Could Be Pythium

By at June 19, 2015 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Beware: That Summer Sore Could Be Pythium

TALES FROM THE TRAILS I got a call from a friend of mine a while back. Pam LiVecchi owns Desert Rose Ranch in Jupiter, and she was concerned. A boarder’s horse had gotten what looked like a summer sore, but it had rapidly progressed to something much more insidious and horrible. “I never heard of this disease before, but apparently it’s rampant in South more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

Move Gives Wall Street Farm Growing Room

By at June 12, 2015 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Move Gives Wall Street Farm Growing Room

TALES FROM THE TRAILS Heidi and Steve Lengyel make a great team, personally and professionally. Together they own and run Wall Street Farm. Formerly located in Wellington, they moved to new digs in the Equus Equestrian Center on Lyons Road in suburban Boynton Beach last November. Their goal is to provide a safe atmosphere where anyone can walk in and learn to ride, more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian