We are a picturesque thoroughbred stud near Stunning Kilkenny City. that foal and prepare foal, yearlings, 3 year olds for thoroughbred sales. We also pre train race horses and train and compete event horses and show horses at competitions. Riders come for training here bringing their own horse. We are a family based business with 3 small children.
We live near a town called Callan which has everything you need. Then gorgeous Kilkenny City is 10 mins drive away. Lots to do and see which attracts a lot of Tourists.
You will experience Traveling to competitions around Ireland.
This host offers accommodation and payment.
We are looking for enthusiastic people who like working with horses.
# Help handling foals and mares on the stud and preparing them for sales. Spring time.
# Riders who are good on young horses on the gallops or riding in and arena. Lots of Horses to ride if you are capable and ride to a good standard. All year round.
So either if you just want to work alongside horses learning the stud side of things or helping with the riding side and yard work we have something for you.
November December looking for a couple who could help with yard work. No riding.
Occasionally help with our 3 young children when things get busy.
Help at competitions when competing at the shows or events.
Apartment above the stables. Has a smart kitchen, two bedrooms and a large living television area.
You will buy your food which we will give you money for each week which you cook in the apartment. Occasionally you can join the family for dinner In the house.
Lovely area for exploring city of Kilkenny
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
5 / 6 days a week. 8 30 1 pm then 2 pm to 5 pm . Sometimes less.