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  1. #1
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    Default Central/Northern NJ Backyard Boarding

    I am looking for private, small, low key, backyard type boarding in central/northern NJ. Anyone have or know of anyone that has a backyard barn looking to make a couple of bucks on board? Ideally I would like to find a place that is very small - no other boards or very few boarders. I am a very low key, low demanding boarder. I have a very high demanding stressfull job and use horses as my stress reliever and like boarding without the stess of a busy barn. I love trail riding and hunter paces, as well as taking lessons and horse showing. Just don't like the show barn atmosphere.

    I have been boarding at my friend's 2 horse shed row barn and absolutly love it there. No ring - plenty of grass to ride on though. The place is not fancy by any means. The horses are so happy with the low key atmosphere. Friend is getting a second show horse, so I need to find a new home for my horse by 9/1/11.

    Please let me know if anyone is looking to take on a boarder - I dont even mind helping out (I do it now for my friend) on the days I come and ride. Pick horses stalls, feed dinner, etc... As I said I am very low demanding and just looking for a happy place to spend my little time I have with my horse.



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    We're in Frenchtown, very low-key and looking to take on a boarder. Right now it's two mares and one foal on almost six acres and a 9-stall barn. Lots of fields nearby to ride through as well as a grass ring. I don't give lessons or anything, but if you do jumpers Anne Kursinski is two miles down the road. Betsy Steiner is less than five miles if you do dressage.
    Kendra
    Runningwater Warmbloods & Mare Station

    Home of SPS Diorella (Donnerhall/ Akut) and EM Raleska (Rascalino/ Warkant) 'Like' us on Facebook



  3. #3
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    Frenchtown is a little far for me - about 45-50 minutes. I would really like to find something a little closer. I will keep you in mind though and I appriciate your response. If you know of anyone that is a little closer please let me know.

    I am currently boarding in Pittstown, NJ...



  4. #4
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    Pittstown is very close. 5-10 mins. I'm on 519.

    I understand, though. Closer is better! Good luck in your search.
    Kendra
    Runningwater Warmbloods & Mare Station

    Home of SPS Diorella (Donnerhall/ Akut) and EM Raleska (Rascalino/ Warkant) 'Like' us on Facebook



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