HORSEMANSHIP 101

In addition to offering prescriptive services, Hoofprint Meadows offers a basic horsemanship course that covers care and handling for individuals with little or no experience with horses. Horsemanship 101 is taught in both English and Western disciplines.

Horsemanship 101 teaches basic care and relationship building.

Horsemanship 101 teaches basic care and relationship building.

Course Objectives

  • Basic care & handling
  • Establishing trust & building a relationship
  • Feeding & nutrition
  • Grooming
  • Saddling
  • Leading
  • Tack & equipment terminology
  • Ground training exercises
  • Basic riding instruction

Horsemanship 101 is open to ages four and up.

Riding may or may not be included in Horsemanship 101 since each course is customized to meet the needs and goals of each individual.