High Hurdles Horsemanship Program, Inc.
37312 Queen Anne Place
Palmdale CA 93551
Last Updated 2015-05-07
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Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
High Hurdles is dedicated to providing a safe and educational environment for horse assisted activities to individuals with or without special needs
Primary Focus involving horses (Horse Welfare, Public Service, Sport & Recreation): Public Service
Our organization operates programs involved with providing equine assisted activities and therapies (EAAT) using certified instructors for individuals with special needs.Our organization is directly responsible for the care and shelter of horses.
Board MembersMinimum Age: 18Our Board of Directors is a strictly volunteer basis. Board members are required to be 18 years or older, be available to meet once a month, are willing to help fundraise for the program and help to maintain a responsible governing body for the program.
LeadersMinimum Age: 18Leaders work directly with the horses. Leaders are responsible for helping to maintain the horses natural gait, monitor the horse's behavior during a lesson and maintain the safety of the horses, volunteers and students involved in the lesson.
SidewalkersMinimum Age: 14Sidewalkers walk alongside the horse to help maintain the students balance, focus and overall safety of the lesson. Sidewalkers must be able to work comfortably around horses, walk alongside the horse for a minimum of 30 minutes, and must be 14 years or older.
Big Ticket ItemsTack Shed
Mounting Ramp that is ADA Compliant
Trailer - 3 horse slant load, bumper pull
Wish List Equipment And TackAstm Helmets Sizes XS S M L
Saddles Western or English
Lead Ropes - Cotton or Marine Webbing
First Aid Supplies - Human and Equine