Emerse Yourself into the World of Horses
$100.00 (plus HST) per person
If you are new to the world of horses, we would encourage you to sign up for this educational component as part of your overnight stay. I am sure you will find it very beneficial to learn how to set yourself up for success!
- Discover herd dynamics.
- How to properly halter and lead a horse.
- The why’s and how’s of grooming and the importance of grooming before and after each ride.
- Tacking up and understanding the basics of proper fitting tack.
- How to encourage good ground manners and to conduct yourself properly for your safety and others around you.
- How many mounting options are there? Which ones to use and when.
- Trail etiquette
- Horse behaviour and body language – how to read it and understand it as it pertains to ground handling and trail riding.
- How to properly untack a horse and what your horse’s needs are.
- Responsibilities of caring for stalled horses
You will get hands on experience and be able to ask questions every step of the way. Just imagine – every hour filled with horses – smelling them, touching them, riding them, caring for them, learning about them and dreaming about them.