Our Lesson Horses include:
Mini (My Sweet Performer) - 1992 Sorrel AQHA Mare that has been in our family since she was 2. She has been shown extensively, is a valuable lesson horse and is used for Therapy riders. In 2011, 2012 and 2013 she was a CHA School Horse of the Year finalist. She was MB Horse Council Non-Competitive Horse of the Year for 2013.
Quila (Zippos Kool Kitten) - 2008 Sorrel AQHA Mare that was trained and shown by Tara, placing 8th in the 2010 MB Superhorse 50/50 Futurity. She is used in our lesson program, western and english, shown and used for Therapy riders. She was CHA School Horse of the Year finalist in 2013.
Guido (Bucks Mortamer) - 2000 Bay AQHA Gelding that has been in our lesson program and shown for a few years. He is a handsome gentleman with fabulous rhythm! Ridden western and english.
Bella (Sweet Rockin Impulse) - 2007 AQHA Mare used in lessons and showing. She forces riders to stay focused, is slow moving and moves off weight and leg easily. Ridden western and english.
Squirt (Invited By Chocolate) - 2012 AQHA Bay Gelding that is in our lesson program and shown. He loves to go slow, trail and is ridden western and english.
Niko (Hez Cool And Famous) - 2011 Red Dun AQHA Gelding that is used in therapeutic riding, vaulting and ridden Western and English in lessons. He was shown as a youngster and has several AQHA Halter points. A super slow and quiet boy.
Arnie (Ida Liked A Dun) - 2001 Red Dun AQHA Gelding that is used in our lesson, vaulting and therapeutic programs. He is also a very accomplished show horse and who we take for demonstrations and such as he will do whatever I ask. He is beautiful, gentle and represents our ranch well. CHA Awarded him 2016 Lesson Horse of the Year which is a huge honor!
Pete (Bar RB Pete) - 2002 Registered Belgian Gelding stands 17.2 hh is our fabulous vaulting horse and pulls our sleigh/wagon!
Cracker - 2013 Miniature Horse Mare is rideable by young children and is mostly used in our Therapy program as she is much less intimidating in size!
Charlie (Only Aclassic Invite) - 2013 Sorrel AQHA Gelding this is more sensitive and higher powered than most our other horses. He likes cattle and loves a real loose rein. Ridden in some lessons in both western and english, used in therapy and shown by Tara.
Vegas - 2004 Draft horse cross sorrel gelding that is used in lessons and therapy. He is a gentle horse and not too tall.
Duke - 2007 non registered light horse gelding that came to us with only trail riding experience but now is quickly everyone's favorite. He is light on cues and can move out a steady pace willing to pick up speed if asked. Used in all levels of lessons including jumping and barrel racing plus vaulting. Has been shown a little in the speed events and kept his mind calm which is the best attribute. Such an honest horse!
Beauty (BNE Dawn To Dust) - 1995 AQHA Mare who used to be shown and is content teaching beginners how to ride, mostly western.