Christefanie Ranch is offering a 5 month in duration apprenticeship
program in Natural horsemanship starting when you sign up. As part of this program you are assigned one of our ranch horses
to learn with and upon successful completion of the program you are given full ownership of your new horse partner. Or you
can bring your own horse for the program.
Number of students 10
Starting date: Five months program.
Tuition $3475. or $695 per month for 5 month. This includes full care boarding fees with our hay.
Who should attend:
Anyone who loves horses and wants to excel in their Natural horsemanship and riding abilities as well as those with professional
aspirations. Ages 16 and up.
What you expect to learn:
Natural horse care and boarding, feed, summer
and winter care. pros and cons of free roaming horses verses stalled horses. The effect of each approach in the mental and
emotional as well as physical part of the horse.
Parasit control in natural setting.
Natural hoof care. Demos
Equine psychology and how to use it in training of your horse.
Complete ground training and
the importance of each step in preparing your horse before you ever put a saddle on or have the first ride. Having trained
over 3000 horses that never bucked with a saddle or when experiencing a rider on their back for their first ride you'll learn
the most amazing approach in colt starting ever and will learn how to the
The Christefanie's method.
approach to saddle introduction and the first ride.
How to develop a horse after the initial few rides. Over 30 different
exercises to naturally develop a horses top line, impulsion and flexion.
How to get soft feel from your horse without
the use of bits, spurs, tie-down etc.
Introduction to fundamentals of Dressage and collection naturally.
rides on the ranch and public trail rides. How to prepare your horse for trails and public places. How to look at everything
you do from your horses point of view.
Lots of daily riding lessons. Learn to ride with balance and feel rather than
reins, and spurs.
For more information please contact Shawn Kohan at: 541-510-5391. www.christefanie.com Pictures below
are of some of the horses avaliable through the program. You can now watch us on youtube under christefanie or shawn kohan.
Our horse's values are based on their extensive training, bloodline,
conformation, disposition, and love for people. These are horses with no bad habits or issues. They have been cared for
and trained from birth to when they are well under saddle and finally sold. These are horses you keep for life.
As condition of sale and included in the sale price, the buyer
will receive 10 hours of FREE Natural Horsemanship training. This is for the benefit of both the buyer and the horse.
Anyone with previous Natural Horsemanship experience is not required to take this training. Geography is also another factor
for waiving the above condition.
To contact us please call 541-510-5391 or
e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Horses available through the apprenticeship program
PHOENIX is a six year
old registered Tennesse Walker gelding with Midnight Sun blood line. Born on the ranch and imprinted at birth, He is sweet,
loves people, polite and easy going. He has lots of undersaddle experince and great on trails. He is jet black with a star
and two white socks and lots of mane and tail. He is priced at $3000. plus $1000 premuim.
is six year old throughbread, He loves attention, loves people and has a lot of personality.Lots of experice under saddle.
Great with kids.
He is priced at $3000
with $1000 premium.
Nutmeg: Beautiful 15. hands Quarter horse mare with great ground training. Loves people, gentle nature
and some experince under saddle.
per month for five month of training after which she is your to keep.
Indi: Beautiful morgan mare with great ground training
avaliable for the program. $675. per month for 5 month with training and you'll get to take her home or board her at
the ranch at a discounted rate reserved for student.
Appachee: 15.1 hand paint gelding.
Has completed ground training and ready for undersaddle training. loves people and knows his name.
at $3000 through the program with $1000 premium.
a 8 yr old Arabian mare green under saddle with cute disposition. Also available through the program at $3000
For more information and updated list of horses avaliable for
this program please call us at:
541-510-5391 or email us at:email@example.com