Help us for the equine breeding season. caring for the horses Abbotsford, Canada

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  • Last activity: 4 Jun 2023



 Min stay requested: 1 month or more



  • Description


    We are a Equine Veterinary Reproduction Farm. We have a busy season from March to August and are looking for help with taking care of the horses. We have mares that come in for breeding and foaling as well as stallions - we work hard but have a lot of fun in the process

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    opertunity to learn about equine reproduction and get involved in the horse community - we are very close to Fort Langley BC as well as many hiking trails and lakes great for the outdoor adventure - whistler BC is a 3h drive

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help


    Horse experience would be necessary as feeding and caring for horses is the top priority, sometimes assisting by handeling horses for veterinary procedures as well as odd jobs around the farm such a lawn mowing, helping keeping the farm looking nice and in working order

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    privet accommodation with separate bedroom bathroom and kitchen facilities are available - in the form of a large 5th wheel camper - single occupancy is preferred but a couple or a couple of friends traveling together would be comfortable - you would be responsible for your own meals

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are close to Fort Langley BC, a trendy little town with nice coffee shops and some great places to eat out - 3h drive and you are in Whistler BC, but we are close to many lakes and hiking trails only minutes away - if you are a horse back rider we are 15 minutes form Thunderbird show park and many other riding facilities - our staff members are all horse back riders we are a mix of western cutters, cross country eventers and Jumper riders

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    we can provide a place to park :) on the property

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


  • ...

    Hours expected

    Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday - days off Tuesday and Wednesday ( split shifts on days worked 7am-noon then 3pm to 6pm ( at latest ) it depends a little on the case load and we are flexible

Host ref number: 891334352721


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