Help needed with horses, farm animals and work on a mango farm in Pattaya, Thailand

Country

Thailand

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    13/08/2020

 
  2020 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We just moved our 10 horses to Pattaya, 9 polo horses and 1 Thai pony. Most of our horses are older polo horses not wanted anymore by their owners (mainly from Singapore). We gave them a good rest for a year and now moved to a large local palm farm where they can roam most of the time freely amongst the palm trees. Some of the horses will play polo next season, others will do pony rides and trail rides. When you come and volunteer with us you will work closely together with the local staff on the farm.
    The goal is that they learn from you learn and you learn from us and our culture.

    We offer accommodation in our terrace house in Pattaya and provide compensation for 3 meals a day and transport.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    Farmstay help
    Animal Care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Work alongside local (Thai and Burmese) farm staff and their families to help exchange language and cultural respect whilst contributing to our horse and farm project.

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for volunteers that can help with general care for our horses. Feeding, grooming, easy medical care (applying cream if necessary), exercising etc. We also need help on the farm like cleaning the area and gardening, light building works. Care for other farm animals might also be possible. General help and animal care for volunteers with a hands on mentality and capable to teach the local staff.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Dutch: Fluent
    Thai: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    You will have nice accommodation in a terrace house, have your own room and bathroom (might be shared) and compensation for 3 meals per day. We also provide transport.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Pattaya is a large city and has some nice beaches. We are at the outskirt of Pattaya in the country side. If you like city life, Pattaya centrum is 20 min away.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 25 hours a week, 2 days off

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Host ref number: 889565478564