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Welcome to the one-stop spot for everything horse in Jefferson County!

Celebrating 48 years of serving
the Jeffco equine community!

Sponsored by the Jefferson County Horse Council (JCHC), an umbrella advocacy group with the goals of promoting and protecting horses in Jefferson County, Colorado through:

  • Legislative Issues & Zoning Regulations
  • Educational Programs & Public Outreach
  • Establishment & Preservation of Trails/Arenas
  • Emergency Evacuation Support

We need you to be a part of this organization! If you have a horse in Jefferson County or a business/organization available to horse owners and enthusiasts in Jefferson County make your voice heard by joining JCHC today!

Please join us on Facebook! If you're a current JCHC Business/Organization member, we'll include your Facebook business page in our Favorite Pages section.

**New Information Bulletin Board**

  • HEALTH ALERT: VS is back in Colorado for 2015!  Please go to for the most recent updates.

  • Share your input and make your vote count for JCHC! Please join us on Monday, November 2nd for our annual business and strategy meeting. We will have elections for the 2016 board of directors and officers as well as accept nominations for the 2015 Horseman of the Year and possible lifetime awards to be presented at the Christmas dinner. We meet at 7:30 p.m. in the Jefferson County Fairgrounds Green Mountain Conference Room in the lower level of the Exhibit Hall, a dessert buffet will be provided by JCHC candidates (as a sweet way to swing votes!) Guests are always welcome! Please email for more information.

  • The Colorado Horse Council Annual Meeting will be on November 14, 2015 at the Historic City Hall Building in Brighton. Please go to for full details.

  • Attention Jeffco Open Space Equestrian Users: We need to make our voices heard when we encounter problems with parking or other concerns at one of their parks! Please email Colleen Gadd at to politely explain the situation.

  • Rabies is on the increase in Colorado - All horses should be vaccinated!
    For further details on this and other equine health updates, please see our ALERTS! section on our forum page.

  • JCHC is proud to announce their Jeffco Equine Community Calendar and Classifieds forum. View upcoming equine-related activities by month. Find/post your equine-related needs and wants on items such as horses for sale, equine tack/supplies, hay, trailers, help wanted, and equine properties/boarding.

  • Be sure to visit our new Horse Resource Directory page for valuable listings of horse-related products, services and programs.



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Very special thanks to Lee Ann Horneck for her work on the original development of this site and to Chelli Huffman for her contribution of the graphic designs.

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