Tacking up & occasional riding
Mucking out & General yard duties
Bringing in and turning out
Grooming at shows whether local or stay away
Left in Sole charge of yard on a weekly basis
Schooling, Hacking and Competing (more...)
Turning out horses for competition.
Exercise young/competition horses on flat and jump.
Managing the stables when boss is away.
Head Groom of the yard.
Normal stable duties ( stables, grooming, organising) (more...)
General duties involved in running of a yard which has at times exceeded 35 horses. Responsible for the care and welfare of all equines and organising of work load and other staff. All yard duties, riding, back and break, show prep. and recovery. (more...)
Riding 5 horses per day
Overseeing the groom
Helping with breaking ponies
Taking horses to the walker
Taking horses to the paddock
Organising the vet and farrier (more...)
- Management of riding wear shop and office
- Handling cash and taking bookings
- Teaching adults and children, arena lessons and rides
- Training new employees; exercising and schooling horses
- Organising vet, dentist and farrier visits (more...)
I currently compete my own horses and school and compete for other people in a variety of disciplines. (Showing, showjumping, eventing, dressage)I also work for a dealing, production and competition yard, riding youngsters at home and competing. (more...)