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ISO Western trainer for our private horse property in San Marcos, CA.


ISO Western trainer for our private horse property in San Marcos, CA. Facilities include large arena, round pen, patience post, 13 stall barn with 2 crossties with hot and cold water, trainer tack room, community tackroom, hay and shavings storage, 8 outside pens with tack boxes, outside crosstie and two turnouts. Owner handles board and hay and shavings ordering. There is also a house on the property which can be rented. Text 760.212.0217 or email kellied50@yahoo.com.

International Liberty clinician Julien Beaugnon, former trainer for the CAVALIA SHOW for 10 years, Looking for facilities to accomodate Workshops in California.


International Liberty clinician Julien Beaugnon, former trainer for the CAVALIA SHOW for 10 years, Looking for facilities to accomodate Workshops in California. Julien now offers personal coaching, Clinics & Workshops, top level training, Equestrian performances and event consulting to California.

This will be the chance for you and your horse to learn how to train for and accomplish the behaviors you see done in Cavalia show from their former trainer.

For more information please visit website at
Email me for more information: jbeaugnon@yahoo.com   


Barn for lease in Temecula Wine Country!!


Barn for lease in Temecula Wine Country!!

12 plus stalls available, 4 in and out stalls, box stall, large covered pipe stalls, hay barn, tack room, wash racks, large show size arena, round pen and hot walker as well as rest room and plenty of trailer parking! Conveniently located off 15 freeway, 1 1/2 miles from Galway and Casners.
Quiet and private with excellent views, nestled in between 2 vineyards with nearby trails!
Please call Chris at 714-824-7283


Lakewood Equestrian Center


The City of Lakewood is soliciting proposals from qualified individuals, companies and/or organizations interested in investing to improve, operate, and maintain the Lakewood Equestrian Center, located at 11369 East Carson Street, Lakewood, CA 90715. Approved site visits are scheduled for Saturday, March 9 beginning at 11:00 a.m. and Wednesday, March 13 beginning at 11 a.m. and sealed proposals are due on or before Monday, April 22, 2019 at 12:00 p.m.

A copy of the Request for Proposals, the results of a recent user's survey and a list of recently completed city-led facility improvements can be found on the city's website at http://www.lakewoodcity.org/about/mapsinfo/profiles/equestrian.asp

Questions in this regard can be emailed to Valarie Frost, Director of the Recreation and Community Services Department at vfrost@lakewoodcity.org.        




Royal Horses Stables Boarding - Full service Hunter, Jumper, Equitation,  Training - Lessons - Sales - located in beautiful Twin Oaks Valley in San Marcos, California.


Boarding Facility in Oceanside has space available for Trainers with clientele.

Large Event Arena, 2nd Outdoor Arena, Indoor Arena, Awesome Footing! 25 Acres of Riding, Horse Playground, Equine Agility, Groomed Track.

We strive to be a Friendly, Multi Discipline Facility - English, Hunter/Jumper, Western, Cow Horse, Gymkhana, Horse Agility, Extreme Trail, etc..

We would like a western trainer and offer cows, sheep and goats to work. We have 24 x 24 paddocks as well as larger paddocks and pastures including private pastures. Full services, 3 arenas (2 outdoor and 1 indoor), tack storage, round pens, turnouts and Horse Agility/Obstacle Course with running track. In addition we just added sorting pens next to our livetock. 25 acres or riding on the property. Very fire resistant, surrounded by a golf course and irrigated farms close to the main roads. Ocean breezes further enhance this beautiful property!   We have options for boarders for paddocks of various sizes, and pastures and full services by our conscientious and experienced staff.

Turnouts, blanketing, lunging, fly masks, bathing, and more...we offer it.

Phone Chris: 760-717-1101

Email: info@OceansideEquestrian.com

URL: http://www.oceansideequestrian.com




Rancho Mission Viejo Riding Park at San Juan Capistrano
Manager / Operator RFQ/P

The City is soliciting proposals from qualified parties to manage and operate the Rancho Mission Viejo Riding Park at San Juan Capistrano in Southern California. The Riding Park is located on an approximately 65-acre property owned by the City with a long history of hosting world class equestrian events, community and sporting events, and the annual Rancho Mission Viejo Rodeo.

Through the Request for Qualifications & Proposals the City seeks to identify an experienced management partner to operate the Riding Park. The City will consider proposals for a variety of equestrian or equestrian-related uses at the Riding Park.

There will be a voluntary / optional orientation and site tour at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. Responses are due to the San Juan Capistrano City Clerk on or before 4:00 pm on Thursday, May 23, 2019.

Full details of the opportunity presented, information on the City and region, the selection process, and additional details can be found within the full Request for Qualifications & Proposals that can be downloaded by clicking here.

For additional details you may also contact Wil Soholt of Kosmont Companies via e-mail at wsoholt@kosmont.com or phone at  310 740 5681             

ISO Facility with room for a hunter/jumper trainer with 12 horses in the Del Mar, Encinitas, RSF area.
Email: bequestrian@hotmail.com                

Ranch in Rancho Santa fe seeking groom and barn maintenance for a private dressage ranch. 7am-12, 6 days/week plus show weekends. Pay and/or exchange for housing and boarding your horse. Also seeking working student, lessons available. Must have experience, be detail oriented and work well as part of a team. 619-813-4882       

Quiet San Marcos Farm looking for a H/J/E trainer with clientele. Terms are negotiable, up to 15 stalls, creosotes, wash rack, client parking, turnouts, trails, jumping arena (with jumps) and grass hack field. Message for more information.
Phone: 760 310 7354
Email: kristylfowler@gmail.com     




Employment Available


ISO Western trainer for our private horse property in San Marcos, CA.


ISO Western trainer for our private horse property in San Marcos, CA. Facilities include large arena, round pen, patience post, 13 stall barn with 2 crossties with hot and cold water, trainer tack room, community tackroom, hay and shavings storage, 8 outside pens with tack boxes, outside crosstie and two turnouts. Owner handles board and hay and shavings ordering. There is also a house on the property which can be rented. Text 760.212.0217 or email kellied50@yahoo.com.



Employment available with Salisbury Farms


Riding Instructor position available-- Located on private facility in Lakeside, Ca. Must be 18 years or older, be willing to follow our training model, be a team player, enjoy working with beginner riders of all ages. Start 1-2 days a week, more hours available if interested.

www.salisburyfarms.net or 619-723-6202.     



Full time SALARIED working student/rider position available. Includes private housing for single person on private sport horse breeding farm with 7-13 horses & foals. Owner is retired successful trainer who will coach you in classical dressage and carriage driving to compete at national levels. Salary depending on experience, capability and duties. 503-851-1950  

Startup Therapeutic Horse Facility currently looking for people to be Facilitators with clients and horses for a variety of Equine Assisted programs. No experience necessary. Will train those willing to be committed. Work Monday-Saturday, flexible part-time hours. Pay starts at $15. Must have own reliable transportation.

Located in East County San Diego. Call or text 619-828-5383 

Startup Therapeutic Horse Facility seeking Licensed Psychotherapy Clinicians interested in adding Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy to your skill set or as a modality.

Located in East County San Diego. Call or text 619-828-5383 

Ranch Hand WANTED North County San diego - 830 to 130 cleaning stalls, feeding, barn repairs, landscaping. Assistance with all duties for running a stable. please send your email for application to nicole@carddine.com Vista, CA  

Looking for a full time working student and weekend barn help.

Reasonable hours, no stall cleaning, and a great team. Must be knowledgeable and able to handle large warmbloods.

Duties include: feeding, water buckets, grooming, turning out, and eventually some riding depending on skill level.

Located in Rancho Santa Margarita
Email: contact@shaynedante.com    


California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
The Huntley College of Agriculture at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (Cal Poly Pomona) invites applications for an Executive Director for the W.K. Kellogg Arabian Horse Center.

Minimum Qualifications for the Position are:

  • An earned Bachelor’s degree.
  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in managing an organization and 10 years in the equine field.
  • Thorough knowledge of methods, practices and procedures used in the equine industry.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to obtain a CA driver’s license within 30 days of hire and ability to meet Risk
  • Management’s guidelines for driving.
  • Demonstrated accomplishment in the agricultural or equine industry

Refer to: https://cmshr.hr.cpp.edu/
Applications are due 03/25/2019.
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.    

Show Assistant Needed

Southern California Hunter Jumper Trainer needs help at HITS Thermal Feb 23-March 3 with coordinating schedule, trips to show office and warmup rides as needed. Approximately 8 hours per day. Must be experienced with horseshows and, ideally, Thermal.

Please contact thermalshowassistantjob@gmail.com or text 805-698-1000.     

ISO additional stall cleaner Friday and Saturday mornings. Thanks in advance! Located in San Marcos, CA Email: royalhorsesstables@hotmail.com      

Working student/Groom position available!

Small, private H/J barn just outside of Temecula looking for a working student/groom to help keep horses regularly worked. Beginner to advanced welcome! Great for someone who wants to ride but doesn't have money/time to own a horse. Please email with a brief introduction of yourself and your experience. Weekdays and Weekends (No pay)
Email: Lgnatalie@yahoo.com     

Hiring: Full time groom for a high level show jumping barn in Chino Hills, CA.

Seeking a full time individual to assist with daily barn routine and care of horses. Barn is expanding and pay will increase with expansion. Your schedule will include grooming, tacking and post-ride care of assigned horses and their equipment. As well as other duties such as stalls, turnouts, and drag
Phone: (310) 897-5669
Email: amberdillon@sbcglobal.net      

Position available: Full Time Ranch Hand--cleaning stalls, feeding hay, some general repairs and upkeep of facility. Work in a peaceful environment with a competent staff. 5 days/40 hours per week as a full time employee. Ability to drive a tractor a plus but not required. English and/or Spanish speaking is ideal.
Located near Calabasas, CA
Please contact Diane: 818-346-9879    


Full time Job opening for a hard-working horse person with grooming experience that has tremendous opportunity for advancement. Good social acumen and communication skills a must to work at exclusive private riding club in Los Angeles area. Applicant must be able to make this job their priority. This is a position for a serious horse person who wants to learn the horse business. Applicant must be familiar with both English and western tack and have a desire to learn from a successful trainer of 40 years. This is an opportunity to work at a beautiful facility, gain extensive experience in veterinary care, and learn a riding and training system that applies to all disciplines. Starting pay is commensurate with experience. Please email resume and references.
Email: Charni@charnilewis.com
URL:   www.charnilewis.com      


Looking for a riding school instructor to teach beginners though beginner jumping lessons. Must be a self starter, extremely good work ethic, team player, upbeat and great with young children. Dependable and honest is a must. Email or call for more info. Position is in Costa Mesa, CA. No housing available but you can bring your own horse. Riding opportunities possible depending on experience.
Phone: 949-683-5750
Email: PacificStarRidingClub@gmail.com     

New Working Student Position
Days: Fridays-Sundays
Duties: Hacking horses, giving grain, putting horses on the walker etc.
Hunter/Jumper Stables in San Marcos, CA
Email: royalhorsesstables@hotmail.com       

Looking for an experienced dressage groom in the Moorpark area.
Pay depending on experience, focusing on quality rather than quantity.
Must speak English well and have a reliable car. All general grooming duties, tack cleaning, turn outs etc.
Great opportunity at an amazing facility, friendly yet professional.
Please text 415-640-7604     

ISO: Experienced, patient English riding instructor who can teach beginners to cross rails for a busy lesson program. Located at The Paddock Riding Club (LA area) Pay will depend on experience. Looking to fill (4) days including Saturdays. Please call/text Julie @ 818-424-8186     


Employment Wanted

Employment available with Salisbury Farms


CORE Therapy provides top of the line PEMF treatments and Sports Massage to help your equine companion feel and perform their best!






Looking for exercise rider/jockey positions. 28 year old 110-115lbs 20 years riding experience, physically fit, hard worker. Phone: 970 234 1063  or Email: mckenziac@yahoo.com   Thank you! 

Looking for a grooming or working student position in or around Los Angeles. I have worked at several dressage and show jumping stables in the Netherlands. Spend last year in Los Angeles as an intern and I am eligible to get another internship visa for a year. I have competition experience in the dressage comparable to second level in the US. I'm a hard worker, eager learner and cheerful person.
Email: stepmein@hotmail.com      


Looking for work horse trainer or ? Experience: 15yrs includes, but not limited to driving, showing, breeding, training, breaking. Anything that involves working with horses, I've done it all. I'm located in Riverside, Ca. Work well with a team or alone. Self motivated, accountable, above all else honest and reliable. contact Stacey at 951-226-2057      

20 yr old college student ISO part time job or working student position in OC. 10+ years of experience, mostly English but also some Western. I showed hunter/jumper on the A circuit for about 4 yrs. I am comfortable w/ all ages, breeds, & training levels. I can also do barn chores, feed/water, mucking, etc. I have worked with injured horses, OTTBs, and Mustangs, so I am patient & calm. 415 237 7819       

Hello! I am an experienced equestrian (hunter/jumper/equitation) with over 20 years experience riding, and have also been a groom / exercise rider on the eventing circuit. I work for 24 Hour Fitness & Crunch as a fitness instructor part time, and I'm seeking a live / work situation by April 1 in the following areas:

Rancho Sante Fe
Del Mar
Sorrento Valley
Carmel Valley
Phone: 949 322 5044
Email: joanna.morehead@gmail.com         


Have worked with horses for over 30 years. Teaching, showjumping, polo and racing. Worked in Italy, Spain, Germany and U.S.A. Live in U.K
Seeking to work in racing, polo or livery. Accommodation would be good. Will email C.V to anyone interested.
Mark Paterson
Email: markp973@gmail.com         


Hard working team oriented equestrian looking to assist in training horses in Eventing. I started riding when I was 12 y/o and specialize in Off The Track Thoroughbreds. I have trained and self taught to excell in retraining and showing Thoroughbreds into sport horses. I have been riding since I was little to currently working for Harris Farms Horse Division. I will Be located in Alpine, CA Email: Medowens@gmail.com         

I have been riding for over 15 years with experience in English & Western disciplines. I have trained horses using natural horsemanship including BLM mustangs. I've been trusted to run ranches and tend to over 40 horses. I have experience with teaching horse lessons from beginner to intermediate. Better yet I can muck stalls with a smile & groom horses all day long! =)
Phone: 818 590 8553
Email: hayleegrahamwriting@gmail.com        

Name is Hillary, 24, Speak both English and Spanish, 7+ years experienced hunter/jumper horse groomer looking for a full time or part time position grooming horses anywhere near me in Hemet. Such as Temecula, Murrieta. Contact me for more information or questions (951) 550-9443.     

I'm looking for a ranch hand position and I believe I'd be a perfect fit for the position if it is still available . A little bit about myself ,I've been riding running small barns near my house and training horses for about 12 years now and I also teach riding lessons and horsemanship classes at my own boarding stable and I also rodeo. Email: Lewis.kemani@yahoo.com      

Equestrian seeking PART-TIME working student/ groom/ ranch hand opportunity. 15+ years of english riding under my belt, but for the past 3 years I haven't been able to spend much time in the saddle. While putting myself through school and working a 4:30 am job, I am willing to do whatever is needed to get back into the saddle. Email me: Amberelysebowers@gmail.com    

Ranch raised Colorado cowboy looking for work as a Horse Wrangler. Email: scottbtipton@gmail.com           

My name is Alexis and I'm 20, almost 21. I'm looking for a paid part time job preferably near or around Los Angeles. I prefer not to ride as it's been a long time since I've been in the saddle unless someone has the patience to teach me again. I've previously attended Meredith Manor and have previously worked at Friesians Of Majesty and understand how much work horses require.
Email: ANRichardson312@gmail.com        



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