Farm and Stable Staff



Lenny Ackernecht started working with horses in Saratoga, NY over 25 years ago. He has extensive experience with both Standardbred and Thoroughbred racehorses. Over the years he has worked for Hall of Fame trainers such as Ben Webster and Howard Parker Sr.. Lenny has been a team member of the New Jersey Equine Clinic since 1999. When he is not caring for horses at the New Jersey Equine Clinic, Lenny likes to spend time with his family.





Humberto Garcia grew up in Mexico and started working with horses at the age of sixteen. In 1980, he moved to New Mexico to work at Salem Park Racetrack and Thoroughbred racehorses. Humberto began working as a stable technician at the New Jersey Equine Clinic in 2001. He lives with his wife and daughter in Neptune, NJ and enjoys walks on the shore with his family in his free time.








Debbie Hartrum is originally from South Brunswick, NJ.  She was an avid horse lover from an early age and acquired her first horse when she was thirteen years old. Debbie has extensive horse experience from working with Standardbred horses for over 20 years.  She became a welcome addition to the New Jersey Equine Clinic in 2015.  In her free time she competes in combined driving events throughout NJ. 












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