Horse Training Services
38434 Hwy 20 E., Burns, Oregon,
believe that you need to build a trustworthy &
with your horse to bring out their very best!
established in our "Foundation Education" Training
*All Breeds of Horses and Mules are accepted in our
great pride in educating good horses and helping riders
acheive their goals.
a good foundation and build on it.
Foundation is in there - anything is
2. We want to
build a good long lasting, trusting, respectful, and working
partnership between horse and rider.
Make new friends and happy customers.
Make it worth the time and
Pictures & Web
We will be taking pictures and
videos of your horse in
You can view your horses
training photos and videos on the webpage that is created just for
Found at the In-House and Training
Gallery (where their pages are moved
to after training).
When becoming a
client we will send you home with a pamphlet called our "Daily
Routine". In this pamphlet we will describe what we do every day
before we train and or ride. Itís a check list and notes to help you
take over where we left off. Between viewing, handling, pictures,
videos, and the pamphlet you should have a better understanding and
confidence when you get home and continue
training, riding, and general handling of your
We will post your horses training
videos on their webpage for easy viewing. If you would like them on
a CD to take home with you for future reference, just let us know
and we will be happy to provide it FREE of
We work hard to gain
the trust and respect of the horses we are
We work with the
horse's mind, at the horses speed & teach them to learn,
respect, & trust in us for all their
We've developed many different
tehnique's that will bring positive results in every
We have many years experience
educating wild pedigree'd, and wild BLM horses as well as the back
yard spoiled pets of all ages.
All of our techniques are taught
through balance and body language using gentle, humane and
respectful methods of softening the mind and
We will educate your horse
and share these methods with
guarantee any horse to be solid, or bombproof in their training when
leaving us. Those guarantees do not realistically exist in the
equine world, and their training is NEVER over, finished, or
complete. There is always more that can be done or
minds and attitudes - just like people. Some are naturally
good-minded and others are not. Some are slow learners, and others
learn fast. Some horses even have mental problems and/or handicaps
for one reason or another, and may always require special help.
Some may not even be good candidates for riding. We
promise to be honest with you about your horses level of ability,
physically and mentally. We want this to be a successful
always testing each other and us to see what they can get away
with. The goal there is to work their way up the ranks to the
dominating position in the herd. They will transfer this need to
dominate (or be dominated) to their relationships with
We, as their
trainers, must develop and maintain the dominating position through
proper leadership skills, in turn developing a trusting
relationship. They WILL test us all the time to see if we are still
their leader. It is our job and your's to know when they are
testing us, and quickly correct them.
When you come
and pick up your horse, expect them to test you quickly. (They have
already tested us, and know their position in our ďherdĒ). They NEED
to know if they are obeying you, or if you are obeying them. Make it
very clear who is the leader, and this can be done by simple body
language. If you donít notice them testing you, they will quickly
pick up on it, and this will start the process of their pushing for
more and more dominance over you until you again have little or no
control over your horse or his respect. Itís up to you to take a dominating role as
we will show you in our lesson programs, or with visitations and
pick-up of your trained horse.
Guarantee: to show you how we keep the dominate role
through pictures, videos, and our daily routine
We Guarantee: we will not
force, intentionally cause pain, or rush any horse to get
We Guarantee: to try to get them as far
as we can in their training while they are here with
We Guarantee: to take good care of your
horse and deal with any problems that come up on a first priority
include Catching, Haltering,
Tieing, Trailer loading,
Leading, Some De Spooking, Picking
up their feet and first hoof
At the end of training we will demonstrate what
we have taught your horse, his personality quirks (if any) and how
to best handle them.
We start all horses in the foundation work needed to go
on and be successful in the events they are best suited
We teach a horse to be supple and responsive to our seat,
legs, and hands and move in a collected manner so they can go
on to have careers in performance arenas.
We teach horses to move their feet through lunging, driving,
We will work with and through obstacles
such as bridges, logs, noisy things, moving objects, and more. If
they are good minded and are ready to go outside without fences, we
will introduce them to the outdoor obstacle course bridges,
ditches, hills, brush, logs, water, pulling ect.
The throwing and pulling of ropes, are
a must in our training to stimulate their thinking and control
We will work on both sides
of your horse with mounting/dismounting in case you ever need
to get on/off from the wrong side.
We will teach your horse to walk, trot,
& lope with collection in mind.
We will be riding in an indoor arena,
outdoor arena and then out in the open when they are
We are a BLM Approved Holding
& Training Facility!
You can pick out your favorite horse,
send it to us (or we'll haul it for you), train it, and you can
enjoy your new equine friend!
Visit our Mustangs page for more
Hoof Trimming -
This 2yr old colt was just halter
And has learned to stand nicely for the
studied horses feet for many years from wild to domestic and have
many years experience at trimming them for barefoot riding. With an
understanding that not all horses can go barefoot, we can also shoe
them for you. We will teach your horse and you to pick up their feet
safely and stand nicely for the farrier.
We like them
to stand nicely tied and/or out in a open area with or with out an
Horsemanship and Rider Apprentice
Interested in building a lasting relationship with your
Longing for a leadership role that leads to your success
Consider our Apprenticeship
(taylored to suit your
teach proper horsemanship starting from the ground up. We teach the
individual to better understand the horse from the horses point of
view and ours with safety in mind.
fears, disabled, you are in good hands, we will help you to overcome
these fears and obstacles that stand between you and your dreams and
help you to be better prepared when the unexpected
happens. Rebuild your confidence in handling, trusting and riding
Fees: $20.00 an hour /
individual with our horse / $150-per day with your
will consider applications for Live In Apprenticeship Programs and
they run $1200-per month.
Our facility is drug-free with no
tolerance of such.
The apprentice programs are
tailored to each persons needs.
We work with you privately.
will be sharing horsemanship skills and safety starting form
the ground up.
Understanding the horse from the horseís point of view in a
wild and domestic environment.
- How to get that mental connection
between you and your horse working for
- Gaining trust over fear
for you and your horse.
- (Home of the "face
your fears" challenges)
- Building respect
from your horse.
- Behavioral issues and
Program: (instructor Kandy Hall
- Building a
Foundation from the ground up.
- Training to
halter and saddle.
- Behavioral issues.
- Working in balance using a Picadero.
with your horseís feet.
Collection of your horse under
These are just some of
the topics and programs offered.
Email us and we can
discuss what level of experience you have and what your needs
We offer FREE demonstrations (private
mini clinic) with your horse at our barn during their training
period. If you would like to schedule a demo, please write,
email, or give us a
Stallion, mare and
reproductive training and handling.
We have many years experience at handling
and training Stud horses and mares for breeding. We can work with
your horse and teach them how to respect you when it comes time to
handle them and breed. We can also teach you how to better
understand them, and be
safe when the season comes around and its time to handle
important for you and/or your handler to be
here the day your horse leaves so we can demonstrate your
horses' training experience with you, and assist you with the
handling of your horse,
(particularly the Wild Mustangs,
and Re-habilitation projects).
Not showing up to learn about your horse
and how to handle it properly
may have a negative impact on
your results with your trained (or re-educated) horse once you are
back home without a clue how to get the same positive results
we did from your horse!
the end of the Training Course, we will discuss and
demonstrate what your horse has learned, and what they
still need worked on.
You will be responsible
for all fees owed at the end of training at the time of
We keep a training journal and videos on all
horses for future reference if needed.
Training does not
include any special needs such as supplements, vet care, shots,
Find us at "The
Big Red Barn", mile marker 147, HWY 20 East, Burns
Call (541) 493-2232
38434 E. Hwy 20
Burns, Oregon 97720
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