Certificate II Equine Nursing
I am willing to do all stablehand duties, all care of the horses, tacking up, bandaging, grooming etc, ridden work of safe horses, in hand exercising, show grooming, as well as any other jobs around the farm that need doing.
I have owned horses for 16 years with my main discplines being endurance and showing. I have also worked in the racing industry for several years, doing both track work and stablehand. I have a thorough knowledge getting horses very fit and keeping them sound. I have competed at many local shows and done well with my gelding, as well as many endurance rides, more often than not coming in first place. I am also experienced in handling foals, young horses, as well as colts and breeding stallions.
Grooming and presentation, ridden work and developing a horse so he is soft and responsive to ride. Strong attention to detail. I have a keen interest and thorough knowledge about equine nutrition.
At home: Fitness work/competing in endurance. Fitness work/competing in Arabian races. I trained and was jockey for my own race horses. Muscling and topline work for showing. I train dressage with my horses to keep them strong and supple and build correct muscle. Competed in campdrafting also. Work Place: Thoroughbred track work at Rosehill, Taree and home tracks. Basic dressage and jumping for riding school horses.
Numerous successful endurance rides, often coming first. Arabian Racing - owner/trainer/jockey Local shows, more often than not placing well in both led and ridden classes. A little Pony Club A handful of campdrafting competitions.
Number of non-attendances (no shows) to job interviews: 0
Number of non-attendances (no shows) to first days of job: 0
Number of Leaving without Notice: 0