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Young Horse Trainer Recommendations Wanted KY or surrounding states

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  • Young Horse Trainer Recommendations Wanted KY or surrounding states

    Need recommendations for a trainer or ammy good w/ young horses.
    Horse has been started and shown, still green and needs refresher.
    Prefer horse stayed in KY but will send out of state if situation is right.
    Please pm me if need be.

  • #2
    I was thinking you ought to post something


    • #3
      I don't know if this is too far for you to go, but there is a trainer in Northern Ohio who I have heard good things about. His name is Jeffery Taylor, owner of Blue Ridge Farm. I have had several friends send their young/green/problem horses there & he has sent them back as well behaved & trained event horses. Sorry I don't know more, but I do know he has a website. Hope this helps, good luck.


      • #4
        Jenn O'Neill at Antebellum Farms in Lexington, KY
        Megan Lanzarone at CEO Eventing in Lexington, KY
        Martha Lambert in Louisville, KY
        Melissa Miller in Cincinnati, OH
        Dorothy Crowell is also in KY but I can't remember where.

        Good luck with finding someone.
        Yes, I ride a pony. No, he would not be ideal for your child. No, he is not a re-sale project...


        • #5
          Caroline Atherholt in Eagle Rock-VA-great trainer and great with ALL horses especially young ones!


          • #6
            Stephanie Calendrillo with Graystone Stables. A young up and coming trainer who is absolutely incredible with young horses. http://www.graystonestablellc.com/


            • #7
              Great suggestions, all are excellent (Dorothy is in Frankfort).

              'Course, I'm a LITTLE partial to one of them!!


              • #8
                Susan Posner is really good with the flatwork stuff, and really really reasonable.

                Also check out Michelle Zimmer at Robert Murphy stables. She's Ralph Hill's niece and puts a very good base on them. Also very reasonably priced.
                To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge.


                • Original Poster

                  Thanks for all the suggestions!


                  • #10
                    Johanna Dufort - Brooklawn Farm - Paris, KY- www.duforteventing.com - former Advanced level eventer, double medalist at NAYRC CCI** (LF) and loves working with greenies! Brought advanced and YR's horse up from track to successful advanced and CCI** horse. All horses have been brought along from scratch!
                    "Animals can sometimes take us to a place that we cannot reach ourself"

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                    • #11
                      Young Horse

                      Hey there! I am an advanced level eventer and professional jockey and have broken babies for some of the best in the country (Dogwood, Stephen's TBs, etc). I am located in Lexington, KY and would be happy to take your guy on. I am very economical and only work with babies/young horses small time, so I can offer lots of individual care and attention. I broke all of Karina Busch's babies of Halcyon Hill in Etown this year and can offer lots of references. I am currently breaking babies for Ken and Sarah Ramsey but have my afternoons to work my own horses. Let me know what you are hoping to accomplish with this guy and if you think we can work something out.
                      Lauren Nethery
                      "Gallop as if you were to die tomorrow, jump as if you were to live forever."


                      • #12

                        Not sure if these have been said yet:

                        Lauren Nethery
                        Megan Moore
                        Last edited by TheBrightSide06; Dec. 20, 2010, 08:50 PM.
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                        • #13
                          I also recommend Megan Lanzarone, though she's going by Megan Moore now. I just purchased a young horse from her and he was started beautifully.
                          “I always knew I had the ability, I just had to find the horse to get me there.” - Calvin Borel, on riding Street Sense to victory in the 2007 Kentucky Derby


                          • #14
                            in OREGON!

                            Kristel Holveck is really good with starting young horses. Great timing and instincts, endless patience, dependable. Newberg, Oregon, PNW. She can be reached at tahellah@juno.com