Currently manage a 75 stall barn in Marion, IA. I oversee about 30 horses. Daily duties include cleaning, feeding, turnout, barn maintenance, pasture maintenance, working with customers, working with PT-ers and scheduling
I have interned at the Lazy E Ranch (Quarter horse racing facility) in Oklahoma. I worked with breaking yearlings for the sales the followng fall.
Iowa State University Breeding farm: I worked with all ages and sexes (Mares, geldings, stallions) and assisted with feeding, cleaning, maintenance, breeding, foaling, turnout, vaccinations, worming etc.
Boulder Creek Equestrian Center: I manage a 75 stall barn. This barn is primarily boarders but there are 4 trainers who have training/show horses. Here I take care of about 30 horses to oversee the wellbeing of the horses. My duties include feeding, cleaning, turnout, maintenance of barn, clients/customers, pasture maintence, manure maintence, assisting vet/farriers as needed and other various things.
I have a lot of ground handling experience but consider myself to be an advanced beginner when it comes to riding.
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