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Draft Horse Workshop

Fair Winds Farm, 511 Upper Dummerston Road
Brattleboro, VT

COST: $495 per person or $940 for two people from the same farm 

These four day-long workshops focus on building your skills & confidence in harnessing, hitching, driving & horse management. It will use a single horse and teams for hands on experience and individual instruction. You will drive from the ground, on a wagon and a forecart. The workshop covers horse management including the basics of safety, handling, foot care, feeding and horse health. There is a lot of emphasis placed on clear communication through effective use of the drivers hands and voice. Technical driving skill development is achieved with lots of time in the drivers’ seat and one- on- one instruction. Put your hands on the harness to learn about different styles, correct adjustment & fit. 

CONTACT: Register or contact Fair Winds Farm at 802-254-9067 for more information or with any questions.