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Getting a “Late” Start

Kirby has taught Jill to stay present in the moment. Photo and article courtesy of Horse Illustrated. https://www.horseillustrated.com/getting-started-riding-late-in-the-game/amp?utm_source=social&utm_medium=facebook&utm_campaign=hi_LateStart080919 This article by Horse Illustrated lies in the heart of our WVHN Golden Day Program. It is a great read if you are late in the game for getting into horses. Hopefully, it will be a bit… Continue reading Getting a “Late” Start

Programs

Introducing Adoption Academy

Are you new to horses? Have you owned horses before, but need to brush up on your skills and connections? Do you take casual horseback riding lessons and are ready to make the leap into horse ownership? Are you a parent looking to adopt a horse for your children? A few months ago, West Virginia… Continue reading Introducing Adoption Academy

Adoptable Horses

Lucille – Available for Adoption (Pasture Pet)

Lucille is available for adoption here at West Virginia Horse Network. Status: Available for Pasture Pet Only Adoption Fee: $200.00 Breed: Tennessee Walking Horse Sex: Mare Height: 14.3HH Age: 18 Experience Level Required for Handling: Pasture Mate Only *Our veterinarian noted a bowed tendon on the back left from an old injury and a mild… Continue reading Lucille – Available for Adoption (Pasture Pet)

Adoptable Horses

Violet – Available for Adoption

Violet is available for adoption here at West Virginia Horse Network. Status: Adoptable Adoption Fee: $350.00 Breed: Quarter Horse Sex: Mare Height: 15.1HH Age: 13 Experience Level Required for Handling/Riding: Strong Intermediate *She has arthritis in her back leg and may require supplements* *She will require annual dental floats* Updated profile (08/07/19): Violet has finally reached… Continue reading Violet – Available for Adoption

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Cindy Lou Who – In Foster

Cindy Lou Who is available for adoption here at West Virginia Horse Network. She is currently in a foster home in West Virginia. Status: Adoptable Adoption Fee: $400.00 Breed: Standardbred Sex: Mare Height: 14.1hh Age: 20 Experience Level Required for Handling/Riding: Confident Intermediate Updated profile (08/07/2019) by her foster mom Megan: Cindy Lou Who is… Continue reading Cindy Lou Who – In Foster

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Dixie – Available for Adoption

Dixie is available for adoption here at West Virginia Horse Network. Status: Available Adoption Fee: $500.00  Breed: Quarter Horse Sex: Mare  Height: 15 HH Age: 20  Experience Level Required for Handling/Riding: Intermediate  Updated profile (08/07/2019) by her foster mom Katie: Dixie is a great horse looking for a partner of her own to take her out… Continue reading Dixie – Available for Adoption

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BUTTERCUP: Barn Buddy Challenge Performance

**BUTTERCUP IS ADOPTED** Buttercup is a 3 year old pony. We are unsure of her breed but she is not gaited. Her adoption fee is $250 with an approved application and signed adoption agreement. We are starting the process of putting her under saddle. Recently Buttercup was one of the featured horses in our Fall Barn… Continue reading BUTTERCUP: Barn Buddy Challenge Performance

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AMARA: Barn Buddy Challenge Performance

**AMARA IS ADOPTED** Amara is a 12 year old mare who is available for adoption. Her fee is $200 with an approved application and signed adoption agreement. Recently Amara was one of the featured horses in our Fall Barn Buddy Challenge. Youth trainers used natural horsemanship skills that they have learned at West Virginia Horse… Continue reading AMARA: Barn Buddy Challenge Performance