Boarding

Board Services offered

  • Seasonally
  • Year Round

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Board includes:

  • 1 stall w/ bedding
  • Quality Hay & grain 2 times per day,
  • Daily turnout
  • $550/month

Facility offers:

  • 8 stall barn 11 X 12 stalls w/ window
  • 72 X 184 attached indoor arena rubber/sand footing
  • Feed Room
  • Tack room
  • Inside & outside wash rack w/ hot water
  • 120 X 225 outdoor arena sand footing
  • Full jump course for training over fences
  • Large individual paddocks for private or pal turnout
  • Large pasture for summer grazing
  • Safe Ramm fencing
  • Large field for open riding
  • Plenty of trail both open & wooded

At Hippophile Farm we pride ourselves in offering a professional, friendly, caring environment for your boarding needs. Board is offered for the seasonal customer or year round as well.  Inquire with us about our availability and what you may be looking for.  With a smaller number of horses at the farm, between 6-10 maximum,  we are able to pay attention to the details.  We offer Purina feed and  work with you to come up with a feed & turnout program that works for your individual horse.

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Lessons

Lessons offered:

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Kris has a genuine enthusiasm for teaching. She believes that teaching the proper basics to the rider is of the utmost importance. Just as it is for the horse, a rider can only advance when the basics have been taught well. Kris breaks down the correct riders position and how this affects the horses balance in an easy to understand way. She uses fun exercises to help both horse & rider stay interested with the challenges at hand. Safety is a top priority at Hippophile Farm. Kris teaches all ages, all levels of riders. She has experience with riders age 7 – 70!!!

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Horse Training at Hippophile Farm

Training Offered:  

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Here at Hippophile Farm we use the basic principles of dressage (means to train) to teach both horse and rider. Trainer Kris Carey has been influenced by the very best in the business. She has worked under the guidance of world renowned professional horsemen Cyril Pittion-Rossillon for over 20 years, and a Bronze Level Affiliate of Palm Partnership Training. Kris has seen many styles of training, but believes that the basic principles of dressage lay the foundation for whatever discipline your horse may be headed. I have had many successes watching not only horses I work with progress happily, but others as well succeed when basic dressage is incorporated with the skills needed in disciplines such as jumping, western dressage  hunt seat, eventing…..

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