Delaware Equine Council

Welcome to the Delaware Equine Council – your connection to Delaware’s horse industry! We are an all-breed, all-discipline volunteer organization managed by a Board of Directors. Join us on our Facebook, DEC Youth Facebook and Instagram pages for current events and information.

Our Vision

The DEC actively promotes and enhances all things equine in Delaware through education, communication, and advocacy with the general public, media outlets, government agencies, and elected officials.

Our Mission

Take a pro-active role in the future growth and development of Delaware’s equine industry.

Unify, inform, and represent the diverse interests of all horse enthusiasts in Delaware.

Provide a united voice in the Delaware state legislature and state agencies.

Encourage support of and funding for worthwhile charitable, scientific, and educational projects benefiting the horse and horse-related activities in Delaware by serving the needs of both donors and recipients.

Support the Delaware Equine Council Foundation in scholarship acquisition and dissemination.