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Horse Feathers Equine Center Inc.



Horse Feathers Equine Center Inc.
6320 N Highway 74C
Guthrie, OK 73044

Phone: 405-260-7281  MAKE AN INQUIRY

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EIN: 20-5165544
Founded: 2006
Profile Last Updated July 06, 2022

Public Charity


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Trainer Internship
Minimum Age: 21
Please read the following before contacting us: This is a LIVE-IN position. Sorry no pets or horses as we currently have dogs on property/in house and cats at the house. Please be able to provide photos and/or videos working or riding horses. If you cannot provide a basic resume with references the we will not consider.

Someone who is EXPERIENCED in starting horses with ground training to move on to saddle training. Someone who would like to build on their knowledge or to start a career working with horses. Interns will be given a list of horses that they will be working with and what the goals are. We are looking for someone for 3-6 months, prefer 6 mo to get into working routine.

We do not use harsh training methods or harsh tack here. No abuse is tolerated.

Someone who can work with the horses getting them ready for adoption. This is to include teaching haltering, leading, picking up feet for farrier, grooming, bathing, lunging where able, getting used to tack, desensitizing, trailer loading and more. Backing them if experienced. Opportunity to learn, build your confidence, help horses that ordinarily would not have a second chance at life. We do a lot of medical here and you can gain insight into this by being here also.
We are like "family" here, community where we all work together. We need someone we can trust with the care of our horses and be in our home. Long Lines/driving experience is a plus.

Someone with initiative and organized, people skills, not afraid of physical work. Someone who can work independently-- no hand holding. No princesses or entitled attitudes - We don't do drama. Someone 19 or older, single.
Proper barn attire MANDATORY. No alcohol/drugs allowed on property.
Must be early riser to feed then move on to barn chores, grooming, tacking, exercising horses, etc.
Barn Help Needed!
Horse Feathers is in need of volunteers to assist with feeding, cleaning, grooming and general chores around the facility. People with horse experience, or those who demonstrate an ability to listen and learn may be able to work with the horses in order to enable them to find their forever homes.

Please read our Volunteer page on the website, read the Handbook and fill out volunteer forms.
Working Student-Room & Meals
Minimum Age: 19
Working Student for at least 3 month period. This is a NON-paying position. We provide you with a room in main house, full bath in hall, bathroom supplies, laundry supplies, meals, snacks, etc. We are like "family" here, community where we all work together. We need someone we can trust with the care of our horses and to be in our home. We are a work in progress here looking for someone who wants to be a part of a nonprofit facility that focuses on rehabilitation of horses and educating the community. We have lots of construction going on--new arena going in, round pen being moved, new fencing going up. Someone who can work around that and still do hands on work with the horses getting them ready for adoption. This is to include--teaching haltering, leading, picking up feet for farrier, grooming, bathing, lunging where able, getting used to tack, desensitizing to lots of things. Must be an EARLY riser. Opportunity to learn, build confidence, help horses that oridinarily would not have a second chance at life. We do a lot of medical here and you can gain insight into this by being here.

Mornings after feed is best to work with horses. Afternoon time allows for someone to do online study until evening feed so if your going to school this is a good way to do it and help horses at the same time.

Someone with initiative and organized, people skills, not afraid of physical work. No princesses or entitled attitudes - We don't do drama. Someone 19 or older, single. Proper barn attire MANDATORY. No alcohol/drugs allowed on property--immediate expulsion from property for violation.

We do not use harsh training methods or harsh tack here. No abuse is tolerated.
Unfortunately we are unable to accommodate pets or additional horses. We currently have dogs on property and cats at the barn.

No Working Couples.
Equine Welfare Network Guardian
AWARDED ANNUALLY
Effective Date
May 2022

The Guardian Seal of Transparency is awarded annually to recognize an organization's commitment to transparency and accountability by their willingness to make comprehensive data about their programs, horse care practices, and governance available for public scrutiny. The Guardian Seal of Transparency is NOT an endorsement.
Awarded Annually
Effective Date: May 2022
Last Updated: August 13, 2022

Horse Feathers Equine Center Inc. has not attained the Guardian designation for 2023. To view the 2022 Guardian information, click here.

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