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Horse Boarding, Training & Trail Riding business for sale near Oceanside, CA


Horse boarding, training and trail riding ranch business for sale near Oceanside, CA. Business runs on 5 acre ranch with 2 years remaining on 3 year lease. Price: $28,000 OBO. Includes 20x30 & 60' mare-motel units + 3 box stalls including one with in/out 30 ft. run. Barn includes tack room, hay room and grain room that can be converted into additional box stalls. Large outdoor arena with night lighting. Full use of well water, 2 wash racks and 4 tack racks also available riding club located next door that allows timeless opportunities for unlimited trail riding, round pen training, and two additional arenas to enjoy. Excellent opportunity for at Hunter Jumper trainer on the leased business property since the large arena includes all jumps necessary for competitive events. LPh: 209-814-6804


Space available for professional horse trainer in Riverside area 

Space available in Riverside county for kind hearted, professional trainer with clientele. Can accommodate Western, English, Hunt Seat with small jumps, Dressage a plus at least 3rd level, certified would be BIG +. References and trainer's insurance required! Only professional, business minded need inquire. Must have a great rapport and disposition to horses and people!


Contact email:
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BRING YOUR HORSES and CLIENTS' HORSES! New construction with 8 in/outs now available. 6 box stalls also available with full Riding Arena ajoining 15 acres at Vista Palomar Riding Club that also has two arenas and 2 round pens and trails leading everywhere between Vista, Bonsall and Fallbrook. HORSE TRAINER'S perfect pad within 200 feet of the barns where your horses will be boarding.

Lovely downstairs studio.
Studio has adjoining bathroom and laundry room. On site parking.
New paint throughout.

For ranch mission, pictures and amenities see: "Zion's Treasure" by going to

We are a Christian family living on a ranch with boarders and seeking to build our kids lessons, riding and saddle club programs. No smoking.  

Looking for a facility to run a small 3 day Eventing business out of in San Diego county. I have a resume with plenty of references. Please text me with any leads!!! 541-647-9799  5/12 

Seeking trainers and clinicians to come be a part of our prestigious equestrian facility located on 350 acres in Ramona. Call 760-789-4875 or visit us at for more information
Request: More Information.  

Calling all trainers! Looking for a facility to work/train from? Premier equestrian center on 350 acres in Ramona boasts, indoor arena, covered arena, 3 round pens, lunging arenas, and 7 multi-discipline outdoor arenas is currently seeking a hunter/jumper trainer & western trainer with clientele. Miles of scenic trails and housing available!l Box stalls w/ runs, mare motel & pastures available. Phone: 760-789-4875 or Email: 


Employment Available


Looking for a responsible and talented English rider who desires an experienced mentor. I’m recently retired from 35yr as successful pro trainer and willing to mentor the right person in exchange for an apprentice in the thoughtful development of my own 6-10 wonderful horses in a relaxed fun environment. I do not need barn help. Must ride with passion for learning. Currently showing mostly dressage and combined driving at local to national levels. But I've made champions in many disciplines so can help you attain other goals too. Hours flexible to allow for school or other job. Can include a small private trailer on beautiful estate, utilities, wi-fi & pool access, board/training for horse, small allowance, and all show fees. Long term mutual commitment is necessary to achieve excellence. Phone: 503-851-1950

Salisbury Farms ~ Horses Helping Humans ~ Lakeside, CA ~ Classical Riding instruction and horsemanship ~ Adult Adventure program ~ Autism programs


Riding Instructor position available. Located in Lakeside, Ca. Starting one day a week and expanding to more, if desired. Background in western or dressage preferred, but not required. Contact Amy Oleson at 619-723-6202.



Full time Mustang trainer for non profit Wild Horse Rescue.

Must have experience!

Email with any questions you may have or to submit your resume.  We are located in East Lancaster, CA.
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Trail Guide/Ranch Hand Needed to work locations in both Norco and Rowland Heights. Must understand the nature of a horse, avail flexible full time hours, able to learn to do things our way and have management potential. $10 hr plus Tips.
Text 909-645-1270  


Academy Curriculum Developer:
Serrano Creek Ranch (Lake Forest, CA)
is seeking a qualified candidate to lead in developing a first rate riding academy. The successful candidate must possess solid writing and curriculum development expertise, as well as many years of horsemanship. Additionally, the program will be designed to teach important life skills such as patience, responsibility, and empathy.
For more information: .  



Mary's Tack & Feed in Del Mar, CA, has immediate openings for a full time Sales Associate. The successful candidate must have solid equestrian experience a friendly outgoing personality plus basic computer skills. Retail experience is preferred. Full product knowledge training program, commissionable sales, vacation and sick time, health/dental, 401K and other benefits for F/T employees. Fun atmosphere, great customers.

Apply in person: 3675 Via De La Valle, Del Mar, CA. Fax 858-755-5796   

Looking for english riding instructor for lesson program. I am willing to teach the right person who has extensive horse experience how to teach if necessary. Position is part time to start. Location is Newhall, Santa Clarita area. Possibility of some exercise riding. Phone: 818-913-4442

Barter for Horse Board. We are a small private barn. You work 3 days a week, 2.5 hrs a day, and we give you a credit for a stall for your horse. You supply your own hay and shavings.
You must already have a horse to start with us. Horse experience is a must. Phone: 760-472-1846

Feeding, handling, and grooming horses. On the job training is offered but experience with horses is required. All work relating to daily horse care - includes feeding, mucking, watering, turn in/out, maintain clean barn and surrounding area. It requires someone who loves horses in order to understand. Taking care of cats, dogs, chickens.
Landscaping: Mow and edge lawns. Planting, mulching, fertilizing, trimming shrubs, pull weeds. Perform minor repairs and maintenance procedures on equipment utilized in grounds keeping. Install rock, cement, lighting, water. Check and repair irrigation. Work under direction of the head groundskeeper.
$15 hourly + full benefits. Phone: 619.881.8887 x700

Landscaper/Horse hand needed! 15 hourly + benefits Full time, live out position, including some weekends/holidays.
Mow and edge lawns, using power mowers and edgers. Plant seeds, bulbs, foliage, flowering plants, grass, ground covers, trees, and shrubs, and apply mulch for protection, using gardening tools. Perform minor repairs and maintenance procedures on equipment utilized in groundskeeping. Rake, mulch, and prune the grounds as needed. Install rock, cement, lighting, water. Feeding, handling, and grooming horses. On the job training is offered but experience with horses is required. All work relating to daily horse care. Please send your resume to or call us at 619.881.8887 x700.   

Live-in ranch hand needed for equine/animal rescue. Free rent and kitchen access in exchange for stall cleaning, feeding and light maintenance of grounds. Must love horses, dogs, and livestock. No drugs or alcohol. Must have references Contact Kristie at  

HH Sensing, a horse training and horsemanship business, is seeking a working student 3-4 hours in the mornings. Duties include mainly riding and grooming in exchange for education and possibly competing for the right candidate. Email us at or call 760 715 1554.  

Riding Instructor position available. Located in Lakeside, Ca. Starting one day a week and expanding to more, if desired. Background in western or dressage preferred, but not required. Contact Amy Oleson at 619-723-6202.  

Working student to help with 4 imported warmbloods preferably several hours in the morning training rides, grooming, some barn duties etc. Opportunity for lessons from seasoned Hunter/jumper and dressage trainer. Located in Murrieta area. If the right fit possibility to show one of the horses at local shows. Please:Riding experience a must and qualified to work with high energy performance horses.   

Part-Time Equine Field Technician position available in an ambulatory practice - Thousand Oaks, CA. Job responsibilities include strong horse handling skills, maintaining/stocking veterinary vehicles, assisting w/medical procedures, computer skills and excellent organizational skills required. Position is 2-3 days per week (full days) and include 2 Saturdays per month. $13-$14/Hr-DOE. Local Candidates Only. Email:  4/19 

Great Job Opportunity!  Well established training facility looking for motivated person to help with working horses.Our business has grown and we need more help! We work with all breeds of horses. Western, English, Trail, Reining, Problem Horses, Ground Work And starting young horses.We will consider all levels of experience. Location: San Marcos
Call: 760-744-7777

Working student needed for 3-4 hours each morning. Seeking Capable, confident, user-friendly person wanting to improve riding education and skills. Lessons in return for work. A unique opportunity for an able and capable rider.Email: 

Groom wanted to take care of four horses: including turn out, feeding, tacking up, bathing. Must be gentle and patient with horses. Some experience needed
Phone: 818-808-6863

Academy Curriculum Developer: Serrano Creek Ranch (Lake Forest, CA) is seeking a qualified candidate to lead in developing a first rate riding academy. The successful candidate must possess solid writing and curriculum development expertise, as well as many years of horsemanship. Additionally, the program will be designed to teach important life skills such as patience, responsibility, and empathy. For more information: .  

Dressage: Grand Prix trainer seeking working student. Exchange lessons and instruction in all skills for help with horses at professional private facility. Great for aspiring young pro to gain experience and guidance. Must be fit and energetic. Located in Santa Clarita.   2/27 

DaMoor's Feed and Tack is looking for a friendly, multi tasking person to join our staff. We are looking for a sales clerk. We need someone 25-40 hours per week, and who is available one weekend day. Please contact us at 818-242-2841 or ask for Heather 

Two positions available immediately.
Trail guide- part time San Diego area east county. Must be reliable and have experience.

Riding Instructor- part time to start,teaching style not as important as experience and flexibility.
Email with experience or send resume to or 619-328-3029 2/16 

Horse staff needed for summer camp in position mid June to mid August. small salary shred bunk & meals provided. Simi Valley location. must be available for 9 weeks. experience preferred however will train upbeat enthusiastic person that enjoys working w children. please respond via email and include phone number 2/16 
Employment Wanted

HJ Rider/Trainer looking for employment in the San Diego area. I have much experience riding with top hunter and equitation trainers in the country and have run a training program in Atlanta - now looking to move. Please contact me if interested, I can send a resume as well as videos!       5/23

Experienced trainer searching for new clientele. Located in beautiful Temecula valley. I specialize in colt starting, problem horses, tune ups, performance horses, and wild horses. I work with all breeds and a lesson a week is provided so that you can learn a little bit about your new horse! Lessons also available for youth to adults. Contact for pricing! (562)794-6209       5/23

My name is Vivian and I am 15 year old who loves to work with horses. I am willing to come out and work your horse when you are unable to. I can turn out, ride and bathe your horse or clean out the stalls. I am an experienced, patient and gentle.
Please call 818-424-5298    5/12 

Equine professional, with extensive horse experience looking for employment. I have experience in colt-starting (natural horsemanship), ranch riding, re-training, and sale/show preparation. I have driven draft teams, both sleigh and wagon, single and two-up. Taught english and western 4-H lessons (riding and non-riding skills). Email:    5/12 

My names Tyler and i just moved to Carlsbad CA. I am a bright, honest, dedicated, and loving individual with a passion for horses! I've been riding/showing sense i was 11 years old. I have A lot of experience in Hunter/jumper/EQ showing and training! Have dabbled in pretty much everything at some point, and I have a passion for nutty/Difficult horses! I'm good what I love, horses! - 203-535-9937   5/12 

Hi, my name is Molly. I am an 18 year old show jumper. I am currently schooling 4'3 and have a ton of experience showing, grooming, and handling horses. I am looking for a riding position mainly but any job with horses will do. I live in Alpine and am willing to drive if the job is right. Please call, text, or email for any information (619)-366-3569 or   5/12 

Hi, I'm Katie and a college student about to be on a 3 month summer break. I am looking for any job that involves horses. I was an intern at a stable for 2 years so I have experience grooming/tacking horses/assisting group lessons and walking trail rides. I have advanced beginner/intermediate riding skills as I have not ridden in quite some time but could quickly re-learn. Email:    5/12 

Hello, my name is Paolo, I am Italian native and I am 32 years old. I am looking for a place to stay for myself and my dog. I am offering to help you out in the ranch. I can clean your house: bathroom, bedroom, Kitchen, living room, garden.. I can help you in taking care of your animals. I have common sense and learn fast. I have a lot of experience. I can do any king of job you need help to.Phone: 415-316-5522
Email:    5/12 

Hello my name is Conner im looking to help on an farm with live stock or equine i love farming I've been and worked on one i was in FFA and love the farm I've raised pigs, lambs, chickens, goat, steer, equnie and plants i have since moved up to eastvale and miss the farm i would love to get back on a farm im 16 years old looking for a farm in Norco or corona im available after June 19th.Phone: 949-423-5700
Email:    5/12 

Hello, my name is Lauren Robinson and Im an 18yr old freshman in college. I attend school at Lake Erie College in Ohio and will be returning home to California in May. I am an equine studies major and I am looking for a paying summer job with horses. I have 5 years of experience working with horses and kids, also barn work. I am dedicated and ready to work! You can contact me @    5/12 

Farrier/horseman and former head wrangler,asst.race trainer and caretaker of a 3000 acre cattle ranch,with 29 years experience seeks residency position.Can and willing to do any tasks needed to keep things running efficiently.can do all kinds of maintenace,and run large equipment,not shy about working long hard days.please contact Chris Moquin @,or call 1(505)261-5873  5/12 

Competitive English hunter/jumper rider looking for a position to manage a stable or work w/n the industry in a professional capacity to represent a company in sales. I have 18 years managing sales teams w/ a Fortune 100 Technology company and looking to transition to an industry that I have a true passion for. Have managed P&L's and quota's up to $68M. Willing to travel. 949.285.3709    5/12 

I have a decade of experience riding and caring for horses and am currently transitioning to eventing. I am currently a working student and have minimal teaching experience. Riding, stall mucking, blanketing, feeding, tack cleaning— I do it all! I am willing to travel. Call or text (818)935-7099   5/12 

My name is Tara and I'm looking for an opportunity to do what I love. I grew up with horses, and I used to compete in hunter jumper shows. Unfortunately, due to financial reasons I am not able to currently afford a horse of my own. That is why I'm looking for an opportunity to volunteer on the weekends at a ranch or even for a private owner. Please email me at Thank you! 5/12 

I'm 17, looking for a part-time job working around the barn, with lunging, grooming, cleaning stalls, feeding, and anything you ask me to do. I am willing to ride if they don't have any dangerous vices (rearing/common spooking etc.)I have ridden english and western, recently moved to a dressage barn. I am available Weekdays after 2:30 and all day Sunday's. Available in SFV and surrounding areas. Phone: 818-914-1400
Email:  5/11

Hi! I'm Masha, 28 yrs old, specialized in training horses with problem behavior in a whip/spur/violence free way. My way: Riding back to front and forward down, focussing on straightness, building the right muscles for an independent balanced walk with correct lateral bending and correct use of back muscles, building a strong, flexible and balanced horse w/ good top-line and strong hindquarters.Phone: 8052809288
Email: 5/11

Hi, my name is Majid, and I recently moved to San Diego from Iran. I have 10 years of experience with horses, both riding and grooming, and am looking for work. I would like a job riding, but am just looking for a job with horses. I am looking for something in North or Central San Diego. To contact me, please e-mail Thank you! 3/31

Need an experienced farrier? Call me: 818-281-3667. My name is Uri. I've been working with horses every day for 40 years. It's what I know. Proper care for your horse is my main concern, and I approach the farrier craft with that in mind always. Join my long term select group of clients. Let's talk and see if there's a fit.
I work in north LA County, Santa Clarita, western Ventura Cty 3/31  

I am a stuntman/horse stuntman and I have 5+years of experience taking care of horses. I am looking for a Ranch Hand/Horse Caretaker job, starting immediately. Eventually, I would like to do a "Live-On" situation with my girlfriend but does not have to be an immediate situation. I live in Granada Hills but willing to drive a good distance if it's the right job. 504-715-3143/  3/17  

Hi, my name is Natalia. I have sales experience for 6 years. I love horses and always wanted to work in equestrian world. I have riding experience. Also I am a photographer. I am looking for career opportunities preferably around San Clemente, or I can be a local representative for your brand.
Please feel free to contact me  3/17  

Moderately experienced ranch hand- I basically began my horse handling experience (I can definitely explain more in depth over phone) at Meredith Manor Equestrian College, worked at a few barns after that, but just light running of barns. I'd love a place willing to train me a little more, particularly a western barn, but I am schooled in English as well. Please call for more info; (860)951-2118  2/26  

Let me encourage your dressage,hunter, jumper youngins to stretch down into the bit (no rollkur!) . . . for free. I am a financially solvent middle aged guy with decades of dressage experience (Thoroughbreds and warm-bloods of every flavor) who who misses the pleasure of sitting on a quality animal's relaxed supple back as he steps happily forward. Based downtown. Chris 213.447.7476 2/23  

Experienced exercise rider/trainer/groom seeking position in Orange Co./Riverside Co. Specialty starting young horses/retraining spoiled horses using "natural horsemanship" techniques going back to Xenophon.Thirty years experience, apprenticed under Lucille Richards (Texas). 714-818-6088, email 2/16  
I am an experienced equestrian. I have competed on the A circuit in hunters/jumpers/eq & eventing all the way to Grand Prix. I was Rookie of the Year in 2008 riding with Mike Edrick. I have recently moved back to California from the East Coast and am looking to work under someone riding, teaching & training. I am currently living in Calabasas however, am looking to possibly move to Santa Ynez and am looking for a job around either as of now. Please Call or text : 310-633-0228 or email 2/16  
I'm looking for an internship or opportunity to help you run your business. I'm a very experienced rider (h/j) and a marketing student at Cal State Long Beach. I'm great with people and horses alike! Please email whether t's an offer or just a suggestion on how I can break into the horse world at the business level, I'd love to hear from you!! Thanks! (714)914-9899 Sara 2/16
I am a recent Dickinson State University graduate with an Associates in Agriculture Equine Management. I am also a Certified Equine Massage Therapist. I am looking to enter the work force. We currently live in Descanso, Ca (East San Diego County) email: or call: 228-249-4719 2/16
Technical support for horse folks. No question is a bad question. Let me know what problems your computer or device is having. We will find a way to fix it. A portion of our proceeds will go toward rescue programs and mustang rehabilitation. Call 657-281-5376 Serving Orange County 2/16
25 year old very experienced English rider looking for opportunity to ride in the So Cal area. I started riding at age 9, A level Pony Club, competed in 3-day eventing at 2 star level, worked with re-training and re-homing horses off the track. Currently in my last year at UCLA medical school and have a lot more time on my hands. Comfortable with any level of mount, available a few days a week. 925-548-8407 or 2/16
Experienced groom with house/farm/ranch sitting, stall cleaning, feeding, overnight watch person, ect. Basicaly done it all, basic care taking available. Seeking work in the southern CA area, would prefer live on property situation. Email: 2/4 

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Hidden Hills Equestrian Ranch, Bonsall, California ~ Boarding, Training, Lessons

Silver Stirrup Riding Academy specializes in providing the best foundation in all-around horsemanship you can find. Whether you're brand new or wanting to get back in the saddle, fearless or timid, we've got the instructors and horses to help you build a relationship with the horse, and reach your goals as a confident and competent horse person, while having FUN! Youth and adult lessons, Spring/Summer/Winter Camps, and leasing offered.

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