4483 McKay rd, West Sparta, Ny
Katherine Barbarite of Whispering Hooves
“Partnership & Confidence Building Horsemanship”
*Lesson of Riding or working with your horses at your facility or at WHR
*Horseback Riding Western & English disciplines
*Instructional Trail Riding
Katherine teaches a straight forward set of exercises that aides in the development of a calm confident horse and rider. No matter the skill level or discipline, these steps remove fear and resistance, elevating trust, communication and bond. Understanding the importance of herd structure and leadership to enhance safety and promote growth. Earn why bad timing and poor releases lead to unhappy and ridged horses. Most of all, ”become more than a passenger, become a partner”.
“Ask… Wait… then Give for Results”
“Connect with the mind and the feet will follow”— Katherine Barbarite
*International Equine Presenter and Lecturer: Certified Horse Trainer w/ Frank Bell / Certified Horseman’s Assoc. Riding Instructor (Western & English)
*Featured in: Trail Rider Magazine, Phoenix Times, Tito Times (Costa Rica), The Times Independent (Moab Utah), Syracuse Times (NY), Performance Horse Digest, Tri-State Horse, Country Folks Mainstream.
*Clinician/Demonstrator: NE Equine Expo, Equine Affaire, Islip Horseman’s Assoc., East End Livestock Horseman’s Assoc., National Day of the American Cowboy (NY), Malibu Dude Ranch (PA), Kay El Bar Ranch (AZ), King Mountain Ranch (CO), White Stallion Ranch (AZ), De La OSA (AZ), Sunrise Farm (MD), Las Cascadas (MX), Barking Horse Farm (Costa Rica), Rancho Tranquillo (Costa Rica), Todd Mountain Ranch (BC) Cimarron Ranch (NY), RoseWal Farm (Gilboa, NY), Horse World Expo (PA), Equifest (NY), Saratoga Horse Expo (NY), Certified Horsemanship Association International Conference (NY),Tombstone Monument Ranch (AZ), Quiet Creek Stables (NY)