I am currently working as a barn assistant and volunteer supervisor for a therapeutic riding center. I work with the barn manager to school, exercise ride, feed, administer medicine, groom & tack, and maintain facilities for a herd of 10-12 horses.
Equine Work Experience
1 year working as barn hand at Stone Hill Ranch - sole charge, feeding, turning out, and cleaning stalls for 30 horses and mules. Lunging and feeding two mares for a boarder.
University experience - hands-on experience with breeding and foaling. Handling broodmares before, during, and after live cover. Some experience halter breaking foals. Cleaning tack, general care and management, barn chores, wrapping legs, de-worming, etc. Member of the Arkansas State University Equine Club.
1 year working as barn assistant at Hearts and Hooves - responsible for exercise riding, schooling, lunging, feeding, turnout, grooming & tacking horses for lessons, healthcare, hoofcare, pasture & fence maintenance, etc.
Type of Ride Work
Western recreational, Intro level dressage, open trails
Areas of Expertise
Working with children
Working with the disabled
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