Another successful Rally and Agility competition!

We are once again impressed with the dedication and enthusiasm of our students! The event began at 7 AM with everyone cooperating to get the horses ready for the first contestants to enter the arenas at 8. We especially appreciate all of the families who got here early to get parked and set up their…

Slide Show: Agility and Rally competition

One thing we loved about the day is how many smiles we saw, and how everyone put their horses first rather than get overly focused on completing a task. That is why students can earn up to 10 points per task for horsemanship, compared to up to 5 points for completing the task. Horsemanship —…

Video: Youth horsemanship demo

Six of our youth students collaborated in a horsemanship demo at our Open House in September. Each student-and-equine pair showcased the power of communication and partnership as they played with obstacles and performed various patterns. You’ll see quite a range of activities in the video — circus pedestals, weave patterns, jumping over barrels (look at…

Thank you for making our Open House such a success!

We loved meeting new people and spending time with our students and their friends and families — and it was a blast to see our students showcase their horsemanship in front of a live, enthusiastic audience. Thank you Jessica Annalee Photography for the beautiful photos of the event and letting us make a slideshow out…

Students learn cooperation, communication, and leadership at Youth Camp

Photos from last week’s youth camp! The students think they are learning how to stay safe and have fun with horses — and they are. But they are also practicing important life skills like cooperation, communication, empathy, leadership, and problem-solving. We played with the ponies on the obstacle course, learned how to identify different horses in the…

Halloween Playday

Thank you to all our volunteers and families who made the Halloween Playday a success!  

Photo Gallery: School’s out and horse camp is IN!

Just how much fun can you have with a horse? Sign up for our youth horsemanship summer camp and find out! Spaces are filling fast for July and August, so please call 530-559-1602 to reserve your spot soon.

Free Halloween Play Day on October 30

Halloween Play Day, rain or shine, at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 30th. (Spaces are limited so please email me to reserve your spot.) We will have a costume contest at 10:30 a.m., followed by games and horse play. This is a great way to desensitize your horse, have fun, and hang out with other…