Join the fine folks of SLE for the Western Festival for kids ages 3-12 at Garrett Coliseum in Montgomery, Alabama:
All week on Alabama Horse Talk I’ve talked about certified trainers and the benefits of hiring a certified trainer to work with your horse. From apprenticeships to formalized educational programs, certifications are available for a variety of disciplines and focus-approached programs. On Tuesday, I interviewed Jason Wilds on Wilds Horsemanship on Alabama Horse Talk Radio. [...]
Certified Trainer Tips - When becoming a trainer, ride as many different horses as possible. Find a professional trainer to apprentice under. When you’re ready, apply to a certified trainer program, either through an educational institution or through industry professionals. Get a certification to give your training business more creditability. Always remember when you’re training [...]
Join Joy O’Neal and her Red Barn Supporters at this benefit ACTHA Ride on March 15, 2014 with Fish Fry afterwards. $50 Entry Fee for Obstacle Ride and suggested $5 donation at the door. The Red Barn is a nonprofit therapeutic riding center located in Leeds, AL.
February Horse of the Month – Norwegian Fjord Horse Sketch Each month as Erin Yother writes about horse breeds, artist Angela Salamone will be drawing sketches to accompany Erin’s article. February’s horse of the month is the Norwegian Fjord Horse. Angela as you may have guessed is my daughter, and I am very proud of [...]
Little Boots Rodeo is an annual children’s rodeo, sponsored by the Montgomery County Cattlemen’s Association. It is held in Montgomery, Alabama at the Crawford Arena and offers a variety of rodeo events and activities for kids ages 3-16. Pre-registration is February 28-March 22. Events are guaranteed with pre-registration. Day of event registration is from 7:30 [...]