3 environments are offered for your horse at varying plans. We offer basic, premium, and private lodging for your horse at daily, weekly and monthly rates where we supply the hay or you supply the hay. Available to your horse to choose from are free feeding of hay; grain; barley fodder; salt and minerals such as phosphorus and calcium. You can also take advantage of a daily photo update of your horse emailed to you!
Facility Characteristics: 80 acres available plus easements. 72'x154' indoor arena, outdoor arena, round pen. 140' long main barn. 84' long secondary barn. Loafing sheds. Obstacles.
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With years of experience teaching both horses and humans from beginners to the seasoned we will bring out the best in both you and your horse.
Games, group activities, and friends both equine and human will share in your quest to be the best horseman you can be.
Andersen Acres believes in helping others which is why H.E.L.P. activities are available throughout the year.
If you do not have a horse and want to enjoy the love and devotion that such an honorable and majestic creature can give you then Andersen Acres will let you choose one of their select available equines to use.
Take advantage of our video consultation service when time is limited. Provide a 10 minute video and you'll get recommendations on what you and your horse are doing great at as well as what you can improve upon.
Specializing in educating / training horses that the entire family can enjoy. The training Techniques that we use are the lessons that horses have taught us. We think, act, and feel like a horse in order to ask them to perform to our requests.
Agile methodology: where one basically breaks down the goal into many small tasks that can be improved upon frequently.
Martial arts: The art of building confidence, precision, timing, balance, agility, and more in both you and your horse.
Focusing on the basics first while building a strong foundation you will have Fun
with your horse. Confidence is key step in having a Harmonious Relationship
with your horse. We help you and your horse gain confidence and improve your skills so that your horse will be able to perform your requests without hesitation. Once the basics are strong then performance goals can begin.
Participation If you have time to participate in the training we welcome you to join in. It is best if both human and horse learn at the same time. This way you will Gain Skills in continuing the horses education no matter where you and your horse are at.
Tricks: All work and no fun makes life dull for both you and the horse so we add Tricks into the training program. From nodding yes, to bowing on cue, to picking up your hat and handing it back to you. We enable it so on the days that you can not go riding the 2 of you can still have Fun Together.