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Zoey

Zoey Breed: Welch Pony Cross Age: 12 Height: 10 hands Gender: Mare Zoey joined the Free Rein herd in 2019.  She is loaned to us by Brittany McCathern, our Program Director.  Zoey was a pony for the grand-kids to ride in her previous life, currently [...]

2019-03-15T17:59:21+00:00

Weather Policy

Weather Policy Conditions to weather cancellations includes, but is not limited to: lightning or severe storms, temperatures below 35 degrees, extreme winds and unsafe roads. The instructor will notify the volunteers and students as soon as possible by phone if weather prohibits lessons from being held. Updates will be posted to our Facebook, Lesson [...]

2019-02-14T12:18:59+00:00

Parent Orientation Week

Each session at Free Rein begins with a Parent Orientation Week. Meetings are scheduled between parents/guardians and staff to set individual goals for students. Goals fall into four categories: physical, social, cognitive and horsemanship. By tracking progress throughout the session, lesson plans can reflect areas of improvement. This concrete evidence helps Free Rein continue [...]

2019-02-07T00:45:05+00:00

PATH Int’l NC State Meeting and Education Day

Our wonderful instructors had a great day at NC Therapeutic Riding Center - NCTRC for the PATH Int'l NC State Meeting and Education Day. Mary Stoehr, Kara Franks, Brittany McCathern and Rachel Evans learned about farm bio-security, trouble shooting problem behaviors, different types of mounts and dismounts, and got advice from a rider with visual impairments. Free Rein will be taking what was [...]

2019-02-05T13:28:43+00:00

Ayla

Ayla Breed: Bashkir Curly Age:  12 Height:  15.2 Hands Gender:  Mare Ayla is leased to us from one of our instructors, Mary. She started with Free Rein in 2017. In her younger years she was a brood mare, more recently a dressage mount. Ayla carries beginner adult [...]

2019-03-06T22:26:13+00:00

Cassie

Cassie Breed: Quarter Horse Age: 32 Height: 14.3 hands Gender: Mare Cassie comes to us from Camp Carolina and has been working with us since 2013. Camp Carolina has had Cassie for 20 years, she is a beginner horse who loves walk-trot lessons and [...]

2019-03-06T19:27:37+00:00

Jessie

Jessie Breed: Appaloosa Cross Age: 14 Height: 15.3 hands Gender: Mare Jessie joined the program in 2018. She has spent many years showing hunt seat and eventing competitions before becoming a dressage mount. She loves when riders and volunteers bring her treats. Jessie is ready to [...]

2019-03-01T20:35:34+00:00

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P.O. Box 1325, Brevard, NC 28712

Phone: 828-883-3375