Horse Podcast Ep 207: Working with Horses

Equestrian Adventuresses Travel and Horse Podcast Ep 207 - Working with Horses

Today I am talking with Sandra Schmid about doing farm work with horses. Ever since my carriage driving course this summer, I am hooked. I love the idea of ploughing with horses or bringing in timber with them. Sandra is doing all this and much more with the Irish Cobs Henry and Flora on her little farm in Western Ireland. She tells us today what a horse should know in order to work in harness and what else you can do.

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Your Guest today:

Sandra Schmid (Ireland)

Originally from Germany, Sandra is living in Ireland today and running the Hairy Henry Farm in the far West of the Country where they offer therapeutic riding and farm work for children and adults with special needs. Sandra goes off on regular trail rides with her Irish Cobs besides working with them on the farm and runs a YouTube Channel.

Sandra’s YouTube Channel

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  • What else you can do with your horse
  • How to get your horse used to pulling
  • Which equipment is necessary
  • How to start

Thank you for tuning in and happy trails!

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Krystal Kelly is a California girl on a Quest to see every country. She is a professional equestrian adventuress and has worked internationally with horses since 2010. Since then she has worked at professional competition and riding stables in Egypt, Italy, Romania, India and Bhutan! "I love travelling and I love horses and I am very blessed to be able to do both of my passions for a living!" She now has her own company, Krys Kolumbus Travel where she strives to empower women to travel and provides resources, tips and online courses to encourage women to travel SOLO to unique destinations. www.kryskolumbustravel.com www.krystal-kelly.com

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