New England: 4/27 Handling Clinic- Prepare Your Horse for Breed Shows & Inspections
Prepare Your Horse for Breed Shows and Inspections...
Announcing Two Handling Clinics with Phil Silva
April 27 and May 25
Join Phil Silva and learn the fundamentals of presenting your horse for the judge. A session is 30-minutes, with Q&A from you and auditors encouraged. The clinics will also demonstrate starting the young horse on the lunge.
$55 per session. Auditors welcome at $10. Lunch included.
Ten Broeck Farm
1 Old Farm Lane
Pepperell, MA 01463
(indoor arena/rain or shine)
For specific questions contact Phil at 978 877 6635
About Phil Silva
Phil Silva brings nearly 30 years of experience in the horse industry. His fine reputation makes him an in-demand handler at breed shows, inspections, keurings and FEI jogs.
He continues to qualify both stallions and mares in their breed books. Phil has guided several horses to numerous wins at prestigious shows such as Dressage at Devon. Several of the horses he has handled have gone on to win USDF Horse of the Year, including Ada Lente owned by Leah Jamieson. And, his very own Demi Mora MG received two USDF Silver Medals 2009 and 2012, USDF Reserved Champion All-Breeds. Phil excels at starting young horses, and is recognized for his ability to work with challenging horses.Phil’s passion for teaching takes him up and down the East Coast as a traveling clinician. In addition to being a professional sport horse handler, Phil’s “Equine Valet” business transports some of the top competition horses in the country from Maine to Florida every season. Phil and his wife, Orintha Silva, own and operate Ten Broeck Farm, based in Pepperell, Massachusetts.