Working Student Positions Now Available

One of the best ways to gain experience in all aspects of horsemanship is to participate in the daily operations of a working ranch. Our natural horsemanship facility has opportunities for working students to learn how to care for horses, ponies, and donkeys living in herds. You’ll also learn how to care for our very…

Lucia helps Tessa maintain gait at the halt

At the end of Lucia’s lesson, Lucia noticed that Tessa the pony was trying to go to her food before Lucia released her to do so. Lucia practiced helping Tessa maintain her responsibility to stand still until Lucia said she could have her food. When Tessa stood still, Lucia gave her a loose rein and…

Halloween Playday

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

Trail ride in the beautiful fall weather

We enjoyed the cooler temperatures and beautiful scenery on a local trail last week in an instructional trail ride. Each horse and human pair practiced riding in different places in the line — front, middle, back — plus water crossings, bridges, strollers, hikers, dog walkers, and more. Judging from the smiles, everyone had a wonderful…