On today’s episode Heather has a great conversation with Colleen Aitken a local Saskatchewan Andalusian breeder and trainer, who also happens to be a pretty darn good farrier. Hear stories of how she decided to start a career in the horse industry, why she choose Andalusian has her favourite breed and she tells us about her most recent riding adventure with her daughter in one of Saskatchewan provincial parks.
Andalusian Breeder, trainer, and even a farrier. A real “Jill” of all trades.
Today we chat with Colleen Aitken, a local Saskatchewan native who is one of a growing number of women who have taken an active role in the horse industry. Colleen is a well respected farrier in the industry, who was called upon when the National Police force (RCMP) we performing the Musical ride in our area.
Our Guest Today
Colleen Aitken (Canada)
If you would like to reach out to Colleen to find out more information on her beautiful Andalusians:
Don’t forget to check out the resources section in this article!
- Why choose a career in the horse industry
- Why Andalusian horses are the love of her life and why she has chosen to raise them
- Family adventures with her daughter in one of Saskatchewan’s most beautiful provincial parks
Thank you for tuning in and happy trails!
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- More information on Andalusians on Wikipedia
- Find out more about the RCMP Musical ride on their official website
For your convenience we embedded one of their videos right here for you to enjoy!