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Barn help needed in North Escondido


Barn help needed:
Duties include feeding, stall and pasture cleaning for 10 horses - show and former show horses possible organizing, grooming and handling.

Hours are 7-10 am, noon to feed lunch and 3-4pm
A close location helps. We are in North Escondido
Must speak reasonable english, be punctual and reliable, honest and hard working. Physically fit and able to lift hay bales too. Pay is commensurate with experience. Three days available per week.

Send email to jmclaug@me.com or text or call  760 936 2175


Golden West Riding Club is currently looking to add a qualified riding instructor to our team!


Golden West Riding Club is currently looking to add a qualified riding instructor to our team!

Job description:
Teach beginner - intermediate lessons. Must have experience in hunter/jumpers and an interest and appreciation for dressage. Must be personable, enjoy working with children (and their parents) and reliable. Looking to hire part time immediately that could grow into a full time position. Pay depends on experience.

Please contact or send resume to Carol Robertson 714-922-5553 or email carol@crdressage.com or Jenna Coonen 818 590-6330


wranglers for my rental string. We are located in Huntington Beach a mile from the ocean. CA.


I am looking for wranglers for my rental string. We are located in Huntington Beach a mile from the ocean at the Huntington Central Park Equestrian Center. This is a part time position with opportunity for growth. Wranglers need to have have great attitudes, be reliable, and have a history of riding in their past. Looking for head wranglers with training capabilities as well. We see hiring immediately!
Phone: 818 590 6330
Email: jenna.coonen@gmail.com


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. Non-smoker preferred.

Phone: 626 993 4014
Email: Charni@charnilewis.com
URL: www.charnilewis.com

Full time position available for experienced ranch hand position.Thousand Oaks, CA.


Full time position available for experienced ranch hand position. Cleaning, feeding, turn out 5 days per week. Male preferred. Living on-site available for right applicant. Must know how to handle horses and be reliable. Thousand Oaks, CA
Email: Lionheartranch@gmail.com 



Rigdon and Blake Dressage Stables is looking to hire and additional groom for five days a week from 6:30-1:00 and one weekend day from 7-3! We are open to working students as well! If you are interested please call for details!
Phone: 310 435 2204   

Looking for a Dressage rider for consistent catch riding. Must be good with rehab horses, young horses, and naughty horses. Minimum 3rd level skills. Pay dependent on abilities. Preferably 4-5 afternoons per week. Coto De Caza area. Email: contact@shaynedante.com    

Looking for someone who has horse experience to feed and clean 3 horses on Saturday and Sunday's in Fullerton. Person needs to have reliable transportation and willing to commit every weekend. Job would take about 30-40 minutes each day. Willing to exchange lessons for work. For pay and other information please email at kellysaldivarperformancehorses@gmail.com     

Breeding farm in search of a hard working, knowledgeable horse person to assist with barn chores and daily horse care. Housing provided with internet and utilities paid. Must have good references!
Phone: 909 532 4822
Email: carlyedmondson86@gmail.com   

Seeking Barn Helpers for therapeutic horse facility to do mucking & feeding. $200 per month or willing to trade riding lessons for consistent reliable work. No experience necessary, training is provided. Work M-F, AM shift for 1 hour, anytime between 6:00am-10:00am. Must have own reliable transportation. Located in East County San Diego.
Call or text 619-828-5383   

Part-time assistant wanted for animal welfare non-profit. Hours and days flexible, in showroom/office Newport Beach. We sell antiques, art and objects to fundraise for educational programs and support other animal welfare agencies. Salary is $12/hr to start with unlimited growth potential. For more information please call Marilyn at Noah animal welfare 949-294-3956    

Trail Guide / Ranch Hand needed must be able to work long hard hours. Experienced Horsemanship Necessary to keep 5 first time and beginning riders safe on trail. All aspects of ranch care including feeding watering stalls yard work and light maintenance required. Will need to be local to Norco as sometimes short hours split shifts and last min rides. Pays min to start then $12 plus Great Tips ! Please visit our web site before you call or text Sonja 909-645-1270    

Stall cleaner/feeding and general horse care position available at Oakridge farm escondido , Knowledge of young horse care and handling a plus. apartment available for partial or full time work exchange. Hours 6:30am -4pm or if you are available to feed and clean at 6am and 4pm wlll work. Please call 619-813-4882. Position available immediately.         

Dressage groom/asst trainer pos. available on beautiful private ranch locate in escondido.6:30am til 12pm plus shows.Must have experience. If you are responsible, hard working and horse loving, a great opportunity to possibly live on the ranch and bring your own horse for training in exchange for your work. ride grand prix horse and train youngsters MUST have references. 619 813 4882         

WANTED: Experienced jumper rider in Escondido area. Non pay but training provided and opportunity for riding in paid shows. Own 5 jumpers jumping from 1m to 1m30. Should be available 2-3 times per week. Most riding in evenings and weekends. Contact:

Dressage Barn in San Marcos looking for part time groom available during the week. Paid hourly needed to start ASAP. Message for more info trianasdressage@gmail.com         

Join our beautiful ranch! EXPERIENCED Western Trained Trail Guide assistant position, for a true horse person part time 30 hours+ work leading trail rides, grooming, etc. at ranch in the Malibu area,independent contractor status, need own medical insurance, we do background check. Great pay. email lahorses1@gmail.com OR CALL Ms. Rose (818) 591-2032 for interview.          

Looking for a working student for 3 day eventing barn in Riverside, Calif. Work in an exchange for lessons. Work includes, tacking/untacking, bathing, setting fences, some saddle time, minimal stall cleaning. Hours from 7:30 am - 1 pm. Call Lindsey at 9516407781 or email at linddseybbelectric@att.net          

Stall Cleaner, feeder & general maintenance worker needed for a horse facility in Rancho Palos Verdes. 6 days/week 7-4pm. Horse experience a bonus but we will train the right person. Room available with community kitchen. Contact Laura at pbrc1@verizon.net or 310-377-

WANTED: Experienced jumper rider for 5 horses at private barn in Escondido. Non pay, but opportunity for showing with expenses paid. Should have experience showing jumpers at C shows at minimum of 3 foot or equivalent. Advanced training provided. 2-3 times a week minimum, mostly afternoons and evenings during summer. Weekends and other times flexible. Tom: tomhufford@aol.com          

Looking for a professional groom.
Only four horses, braiding skills necessary, detail oriented and organized.
No accommodation available. Santa Rosa Valley/ Camarillo
6 days - 6:30am - 12:30pm
Could have more work for you if it's a good fit
Text : 917-370-2733          

Dressage barn in San Marcos is searching for a motivated person to work full time Monday to Friday typically hours will be between 7:00 3:00. This is a paid grooming position. Duties include but are not limited to; turning horses in and out , grooming, tacking/untacking, cleaning tack and handling young horses. Pay is hourly wage depends on experience and ability. trianasdressage@gmail.com          

Breeding facility looking for part time help. Barn chores, feeding, turning out, etc. Guest house as part of compensation. Call/text 909-532-4822           

Seeking full-time live-out horse groom for a beautiful ranch in Thousand Oaks. Must be a hard worker who know everything about horses and works well with others. Experience with other a plus. Full compensation package including competitive salary, health benefits, vacation time, sick time, and paid holiday's. Live-in a possibility in the future for the right candidate.
Email: jdrinbh@hotmail.com            

Southern California Hunter Jumper Trainer needs help at Blenheim June Classic III June 18-23 with coordinating schedule, trips to show office and warmup rides as needed. Approximately 8 hours per day. Must be experienced with horse shows.

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

Groom and Stall cleaner/feeder positions available at Oakridge Farm. East Rancho Santa Fe, possible housing available. MUST have experience and have worked as a groom and/or stall cleaner. Groom, PT -6 half days per week and some show weekends. Stall cleaner/feeder full time 6 days/week. Please call 619-813-4882          

Kennolyn Camps in Soquel, CA is seeking Equestrian Counselors for summer 2019. This seasonal position offers work from June 12th, 2019 - August 18th, 2019. This is a paid, live-in position. Meals and housing are provided. We offer group lessons every day as well as trail rides, vaulting lessons, and horse care classes. Email program@kennolyn.com for more information.           

Working Student position in los angeles. trade your work hours for lessons or training in a variety of disciplines, or, horse boarding, horse leasing, or saddle time. no experience needed, we will train any dependable, trustworthy horse lover. flexible hours. email for more info.

Looking for working student/groom for Dressage barn in San Marcos California. Monday through Friday typically 8 AM to three. Starting the end of July e-mail for more information

Email: Trianasdressage@gmail.com       

Full service equestrian center is seeking an experienced dressage trainer/instructor with established clientele to provide lessons for all age groups and experience levels. Contact Nicole at 619 971-3751 or ride@powayequestriancenter.com     

Stall Cleaner, feeder, ranch work needed for a dressage ranch in Escondido. 7-4pm, Must be team player, hard worker, able to lift 50lb bags and do physical work, have experience with horses, and be respectful. Possibility to live on property in small studio apartment for 1 person. Please send experience and/or references and phone number to Jacqui@OakridgeFarmRSF.com.  

Full time position available for experienced ranch hand position. Cleaning, feeding, turn out 5 days per week. Male preferred. Living on-site available for right applicant. Must know how to handle horses and be reliable. Thousand Oaks, CA
Email: Lionheartranch@gmail.com   

Trail guide assistant, immediate opening WESTERN trained individual, to perform tasks not limited to: Assist our lead trail guides with grooming and exercising horses and acting as back up trail guide when needed. Clean stalls, etc.
MUST be in perfect physical AND mental health. Independent contractor basis.

e-mail lahorses1@gmail.com or call Ms. Rose   818 591-2032 this is land line no text!!  

Looking for a grooming or working student position in or around Nuevo. Barn chores, afternoon feeding, mucking stalls and hand walking my horse. I can provide a live/in/room situation for the right person

email Tracy at t.m.interiorsbh@gmail.com   

Groom wanted:

Looking for a professional, hard working groom in Camarillo.
Must have experience, great time management skills, and be able to communicate well in English.
Tasks include grooming, tacking up, untacking, cooling down, spraying down, barn tidying, skipping out, all tack cleaning etc.
Please text 415-640-7604 for details 

Job Opening : Overnight care of show horses on the H/J circuit in CA. Duties include careful monitoring for safety & comfort, and providing critical care when needed. Full or part time position available. Hours are 9:00 PM - 6:00 AM. Show facilities in Del Mar, SJC, & Temecula. Candidate must have horse handling experience. Email: iwatchm@aol.com for application.



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Looking for a part time instructor position. Experience teaching Hunter/Jumper, equitation, western pleasure, vaulting, groundwork and some reining. Looking for a place I can continue to grow with. I live in Huntington Beach and attend school in Fullerton (Psychology undergrad), so I'd be willing to drive there and surrounding areas in OC. Email arenamadison@yahoo.com for more info   

Recent College Grad looking for FULL-TIME groom/ ranch hand position, or paid internship. 10+ years of English riding, additional experience as a trail guide and excellent interpersonal skills. I work at LA Fitness and have opened the gym for 6 years, so my shift begins at 4:30am. I am the definition of reliable. I have a huge passion for horses and will soon be receiving my Equissage certification.
Phone: 909 730 6225
Email: Amberelysebowers@gmail.com   

Need help w/ taking care of your horse(s)? I'm available to volunteer in the Trabuco, Silverado, and Modjeska Canyon area. Grooming, riding, doing groundwork, and helping out w/ the day-to-day tasks are my specialties. Phone: 949 422-8282   

Experienced natural horseman available for stall maintenance, groundwork, exercise, turn-outs etc. Not afraid to get my hands dirty and help the owner with what I've been blessed to learn from natural horseman like Pat Parelli, Buck Brannaman, and Carson James. Available for OPA, San Juan Capistrano, or Trabuco Canyon.
Phone: 949 981 9336
Email: mustangmikeshats@gmail.com  

My name is Jennie Fletcher. I rode under Carol Arminski at Bradbury Hills Riding Cub aka. Chicago Park Riding Club. Owned and operated by my Grandmother Loretta Aminski.After Carol Retired from trainer i took over running show stable several years.Until I focused on raising my special needs son the last ten years. totally available and would do anything get in shape work for free Spurson68@yahoo.com  

Don't have the time to keep your horse happy/in shape? Stalls not getting cleaned enough? I'm an experienced horsewoman, I work from home so have flexible hours, looking for an opportunity to get back in the saddle a day or 2 a week and wouldn't mind the workout of helping out around the barn. Or, if you have ranch work handled, lease? Call Christine @ 949-677-0309. Thank you!  

I am a lifelong horse lover. I competed in 4 H, FFA, gymkhana, and rode on a drill team for 7 years. I've been a Rodeo Queen and princess, carried sponsor flags at local rodeos. I have spent the last 2 Summers giving western and english lessons in at a camp near Santa Cruz. I'm able to give lessons, clean stalls, medicine, and anything else that is needed regarding horses. Thanks! (805) 748-0279  

Looking in the San Diego, Orange County, Inland Empire areas for a hunter/jumper show or consignment barn in need of a rider, groom, or lesson program instructor. I'm new to the area and looking to help grow an existing program or build a new program from the ground up. Willing to travel and show. Experience in the 'A' Circuit.
Phone: 425 241 1591
Email: tawnymichelle@gmail.com   

I recently moved to Los Angeles from Colorado. The last 2 years I have been the barn manager for Warren Performance Horse. I am looking for a position somewhat close to LA but I am flexible on location. I am confident in my abilities with horses. If you have any openings, please reach out to me via phone or email.
Phone:  308 737 7189    

Looking for part-time/weekend work as a show groom or just helping out at the barn (mucking, exercise riding, etc.) I have about two years experience, English and Western, looking to learn more and possibly make some money on the side. North San Diego county
Phone: 757 752 3602
Email: Bmoke001@odu.edu     

I have recently relocated to Irvine from TX & am searching for employment. I obtained my Preliminary Instructor Certification from the British Horse Society in 1995, & a Bachelor's degree in Animal Science with an equine emphasis in 2002. I have competed in various disciplines both English & Western and have taught and trained various levels, specializing in beginners. Lindsay 903-733-6128     

Looking to exercise a horse and get back in the saddle in Southern Orange County. I currently live in Aliso Viejo. I am an intermediate English rider. I grew up riding until I was a teen, then volunteered with a horse rescue back in Canada. Interested in a trade or helping someone who's horse needs a little extra love, care, grooming and exercise. Feel free to call or text me at 562.454.7909.      


Hi all! My name is Lexi and I am looking to exercise horses or be a student worker in exchange for lessons this summer. I am 19 years old live in northern San Diego. I have been riding for nearly 9 years now; for the past three years, typically only during the summer months. My riding experience includes hunter/jumper, eventing and trail riding.
Here's my contact info:

Hello! Experienced H/J / Equitation rider seeking part time employment as an exercise rider / hacking. Soft hand, solid seat, confident rider. Can also teach, turnout, feed. Prefer to stay in areas of Vista, San Marcos, Rancho Sante Fe, Del Mar, but open to South County as well. Ideally would like a live / work situation onsite but open to different scenarios. I'm mature, responsible, kind.
Phone: 949 322 5044
Email: joanna.morehead@gmail.com     

Dressage Horse show braider in SoCal. British trained LA Licensed pro hair stylist available for hire. Contact Jessica 310 701 8033 Experienced with horses.    

ISO full time work. Live-in preferred. I have 15+ years of equine experience including barn management, teaching lessons and summer camps. I truly have a passion for beginner students. I am an enthusiastic instructor and easy to get along with. I have a degree in Youth and Non-profit Management with a minor in Equine Science. Call/text 859 319 7137 or email nancy24601@gmail.com for my resume.    

Ranch hand available with over 5 years experience in new construction, remodeling and fine carpentry. Feel free to call and ask me for a quote regarding your project, and no project is to small. I'm very meticulous and every project is treated as it's my ranch. Hope to help out. Thankfully Tavi. 760 580 2164 or tavi_popaluca@mac.com     

I am a 32 yo Event rider, also with extensive dressage background, having competed through the old 2** level Back East during my years of sponsorship & barn management. Pony club graduate. Ample experience instructing beginners through advanced. Confident on green horses to those advanced; started many babies & brought them thru the levels. looking for horses to ride and lessons to teach! San Diego
Phone: 410 708 2238
Email: xandrah7@gmail.com    

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         



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