Horse Care - Barefoot Trimming - Training horses. small island of St. Vincent.

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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a non profit Academy training students from around the world to do development and environment work in the Caribbean and Latin America.
    The Academy is located in the Richmond Valley past Chateaubelair on the small island of St. Vincent.

    We are looking for a horse person who can trim (just with a file, no shoeing needed) , groom, take care of 7 horses and train horses for riding. Get in touch with us so we can talk on Skype and you can come asap.

    Kind regards your host Stina

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Farmstay
    Other
    Animal care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Horses, Trimmin, Training

    We are in a very beautiful nature spot, there are beaches, trails and rainforest.
    The positions are suitable for persons who enjoys living in a community, do not drink alcohol or take any drugs. We have an organic vegetable garden, a fruit orchard, horses, pigs, chicken, dogs and cats.
    We have a small fitness center and a diving center.
    We are living in a poor country, at the end of the road, security rules apply.

  • Help

    Help

    We need:
    an experienced horse person who can train horses for riding, trim hooves and take care of horses.
    We might also need a dive instructor, but write to us about it.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, Spanish, German, Norwegian,

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    You will live in a boarding school. You have your own small room.
    We eat together three meals a day. We share washrooms. Everyone cooks and cleans. We grow a big part of our own food. The nature around the area is amazing. Close to the beach.
    Horses are rescued from a herd of feral horses. They are small and smart!

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    5 hours pr day, 5 days per week

Clear drains, plant vetiver grass and work in the park.
Stina & Jesper your hosts and managers
Maintenance of diving center, boat, boat engine and equipment needed.
Experienced rider with soft hands needed to train "green" small horses.
Hoof trimmer needed for 24 horse feet. We like trimming every 2-3 weeks. Some correction work as well.
I produce lots of manure for the garden, you're needed to pick it up and keep my pasture clean...
Grooming, feeding, watering and repairs around the "barn" needed. We have 6 small rescue horses.
Repairing doors
Maintenance person needed, painting and fixing lots of stuff around campus
Maintenance person needed, painting and fixing lots of stuff around campus
Person with plumbing and maintenance skills needed.
Piggy having babies
Overlooking the Richmond Valley on the windward side in St. Vincent
We have 30 acres and lots of maintenance is needed to keep all fences in order.
We make small projects in our carpenter workshop that has all kinds of machines. We make gates, bird boxes, repair tables and more
We are looking for a skilled maintenance person who can do plumbing and other repairs. The building is old and there is alot to do to keep it looking nice.
Maintenance help needed for the chicken and pig houses
Help needed to prune fruit trees in a 1 acre fruit orchard with 20 different fruit trees


Host ref number: 739746549788