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October 2015

 

OPEN DAY POSTPONED UNTIL SUNDAY 8 MAY

DUE TO WET CONDITIONS

 

STRATHORN FARM STABLES

FAMILY DAY

with

HEAVY HORSE S

SUNDAY  8 May 2016

10 am—4 pm

FROM 10 AM

CLYDESDALE DEMONSTRATIONS

PREPARING FOR SHOWING

 SHOEING DEMONSTRATION

PONY RIDES for over 5s: CART RIDES

VIEWING OF HORSES AND PONIES FOR SALE

FROM 1.30PM

DRIVING AND RIDING

STRATHORN CLYDESDALE DRILL TEAM

RDA DRIVING

Family Fun  -

ADMISSION 16 AND OVER £5

CHILDREN FREE

REFRESHMENTS AVAILABLE

COME AND TRY

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IN AID OF  CHARLIE HOUSE

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GEORGE AND RUTH SKINNER

STRATHORN FARM STABLES

PITCAPLE, INVERURIE

ABERDEENSHIRE.  AB51 5EJ

TEL 01464 851204

www.strathornfarm.co.uk

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We are improving the facilities at Strathorn Farm Stables.

 We want YOUR input so we can make what YOU want. 

If you would like to be entered into our draw for a free private lesson, please provide your email address and the email addresses of any friends who you think might want to use the facilities at Strathorn Farm Stables. Your name will be entered every time one of your friends fills in the survey!

Take the survey now  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TCXVK8L 

 

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EASTER PROGRAMME 2016

 

Mon 04/04/16: 10am – 12pm My little Pony (Beginners)

 

1pm – 3pm Jumping for Juniors (Must be able to Walk/Trot & Canter)

 

Tues 05/04/16: 10am – 3pm Pony Day (Trot/Canter)

 

Wed 06/04/16: 10am – 3pm Jump Day (Experienced) X-Country if weather permits!

 

Thurs 07/04/16: 10am –12pm My Little Pony (Beginners)

 

BHS Riding & Road Safety Exam Training 9-5.30

 

Fri 07/04/16: Easter Games Competition

 

 Riding & Road Safety Exam

 

Own a Pony Week Mon 4th April – Fri 7th April 10am – 3pm  £220

 

Walk/Trot/Wobbly Canter Including Easter Games competition 

Mon 11/04/16: MLP 10 – 12pm     1 – 3pm Lessons and Hacks 

 

Tues 12/04/16: My Little Pony 10am – 12pm

1pm – 3pm Jumping for Juniors

 

Wed 13/04/16: 10am – 3pm Pony Day (Trot/Canter)

 

Thurs 14/04/16: 10am – 3pm Pony Day (Walk/Trot)

 

Fri 15/04/16: Adult Lesson. Dressage Test & Showjumping Competition 

Own a Pony Week Mon 11th April – Friday 15th April 10am – 3pm  £220

 

Combined training: Dressage Test and Showjumping Competition – Pick a height

 

Open to all riders who have jumped before.

 

This programme is subject to change depending on demand. Early booking recommended.

 

Assessment Lessons, Private Lessons & Hacks available throughout the holidays. Please book with your Instructor.

 

Price List:

Walkies 5 years minimum ½ hour £10 available throughout the holidays

 

My Little Pony - £30                        Pony Day - £40

 

Jumping for Juniors - £30               Jump Day - £42

 

Assessment Lesson: £18         Private Lesson: £35 for 40mins

 

Hacking £30 1 hour  £55 for 2 hours

 

 TO BOOK CONTACT  RUTH SKINNER  Tel 01464 851204 

strathornfarm@yahoo.com             www.strathornfarm.co.uk 

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REGULAR LESSONS RESUME MONDAY 18th APRIL

 

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BHS Riding and Road Safety Exam 2016 

Strathorn Farm Stables 

Wed 23 March  2016– Initial Training 5.30 – 7.30pm
Thursday 7 April Training 9 – 5pm

 

Fri 8 April 2016 9 - 3pm Exam  

Minimum age 12

Please apply by Tuesday 19 March.

Contact Ruth Skinner: 01464 851204

Cost:
Training and horse hire £75
Exam: £52

British Horse Society http://www.bhs.org.uk/ for membership details and application form for Exam
http://www.bhs.org.uk/training-and-qualifications/exams-and-qualifications/find-exams/exams/riding-and-road-safety-test
Please send application forms for exam with fees to     Ruth Skinner, Strathorn Farm Stables, Pitcaple, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire. AB51 5EJ

 by Tuesday 19 March

 Strathorn Farm Stables is within view of Bennachie on the A96 Aberdeen/Inverness road, in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. Bypass Inverurie and Pitcaple continue on to Pitmachie, and turn right into the village of Old Rayne. Go passed the village hall and you will see a small monument. Turn right into Strathorn Road up the hill and keep going for one mile, single windmill on RHS of road, arrive at the Farm on the right hand side of the road.

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VOUCHERS AVAILABLE FOR RIDING LESSONS, CARRIAGE DRIVING LESSONS,
DRAY RIDES WITH CLYDESDALES

 

A COLLECTION BY SANTA AND HIS ELVES WITH  WINDSOR THE CLYDESDALE ON CHRISTMAS EVE RAISED £389 IN AID OF CHARLIE HOUSE. THANK YOU TO ALL THE RESIDENTS OF OLD RAYNE FOR THEIR GENEROUSITY.

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 Strathorn Farm Stables and Clydesdale Horse Centre is within view of Bennachie on the A96 Aberdeen/Inverness road, in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. Bypass Inverurie and Pitcaple continue on to Pitmachie, and turn right into the village of Old Rayne. Go passed the village hall and you will see a small monument. Turn right into Strathorn Road up the hill and keep going for one mile, single windmill on RHS of road,  arrive at the Farm on the right hand side of the road.

 

Strathorn Farm Stables offer a whole range of Equestrian Activities 

incl. Riding Lessons for riders OVER 5 YEARS OLD ,schooling horses and ponies to ride and drive- from Shetlands to Clydesdales -

 Teach Carriage Driving.  Horses , Carriages, Harness for sale

Please note we are not insured to let under 5s sit on horses.

 Regular Riding Lessons after school, Hacking, Pony Days, Carriage Driving, Clydesdale Horse Dray Rides

PHONE TO BOOK A LESSON OR HACK

RUTH SKINNER 01464 851204

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PLEASE NOTE

 We request that if you have been in contact with any other equines please ensure you wear freshly washed clothes, clean boots and have clean hands to prevent spread of equine diseases when you come to the Riding School one of which is Strangles,a highly contagious infectious disease caused by the bacteria Streptococcus equi which affects the lymph nodes of the upper respiratory tract (nose and throat).  It can cause large abscesses, prevent swallowing and restrict breathing

Thank you Ruth Skinner 26/3/2015
Due to a recent Equine Herpes Virus (EHV) case locally we request that if you have been in contact with any other equines please ensure you wear freshly washed clothes, clean boots and have clean hands to prevent spread of this virus when you come to the Riding School
It is a Respiratory virus with high temperature, nasal discharge and cough which affects horses.
Thank you Ruth Skinner 28/3/2013