Pony Pals has finally arrived at Thunder Ridge Trails Ranch!!!
With Pony Pals, you can have a 40 minute session with a beautiful Miniature horse all to yourself! A coach will cover ground handling safety and grooming techniques as well as show you where horses' favorite scratching places are!
Pony Pals is excellent for participants of all ages who:
love horses but are intimidated by the size of regular horses.
are wanting to become comfortable around horses and will find it easier to start with the smaller size of Minis.
are interested in learning about proper horse handling.
enjoy grooming and fussing over horses but have no desire to ride.
are too small or young to ride yet and can benefit from a positive introduction to horses.
are excited to spend time with Miniature horses!
What to bring/wear:
No open-toed shoes (no flip-flops or sandals).
Wear sunscreen and bug spray.
Sessions are outdoor, dress in layers for various weather.
No items with hanging straps, such as purses and back-packs.
Feel free to bring your cell phone or camera; you can take pictures during the sessions.
If a child is being brought by someone who's not the child's parent or guardian, please contact our booking office to have a waiver form emailed.
Weather forecasts are watched closely. If the weather is not looking promising the day before a booking, you'll be contacted by our Booking Office for options available.
CALL TO BOOK: Thunder Ridge Trails Ranch 780-818-0123