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Horses 101 Ages 7-11

Beginner Horse Classes

  • Ended
  • 122.50 US dollars
  • Buck Lake Stables

Service Description

Have horse crazy kids? This is the class for them! In these mindfulness based horse classes, kids will get to learn everything about horses. Some of the topics are: -Horse anatomy and history -Horse breeds, colors and markings -Grooming supplies and how to groom a horse -Keeping a horse - what it entails -Mindfulness and horses and how they go together -Saddles and riding disciplines -How to clean and care for tack -How to clean a stall and other barn upkeep -Horse food - what they eat and why -How to lead a horse Classes will be held outside if the weather cooperates. Otherwise there is an indoor arena and a heated barn to learn in if not. Classes are non refundable. Make up days are not available. Classes run two hours both Tuesday and Thursday. This is a drop off class. There will be plenty of hands on horse activities including grooming, leading, and body language. Although this class is mostly on the ground, students will get a chance to ride a horse if they would like. Make sure students wear close toed shoes, bring a water bottle and layers.