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New Zealand Getaway and Horseplay

New Zealand Getaway and Horseplay

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Snacks and Drinks
Languages:Offered in English
Every new experience meets Airbnb’s high quality standards.

About your host

A life-long horsewoman, my training includes an EAGALA Facilitator (Equine Specialist), an EPONAQUEST Riding Focused Instructor, a Natural Horse-Friendship Coach, and a Holistic Horse and Hoof-care Clinician. Alongside my herd of 19 horses, I study the dynamics and relational development of the horse/human connection. I utilise the concepts and psychology of herd behaviour to provide powerful…
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About Equine Pathfinders Foundation

Equine Pathfinders Foundation is a registered charity, whose mission is to make equine assisted growth & learning accessible to all. Equine Pathfinders Foundation exists to improve the well-being & success of individual children, youth, adults & families, and the larger community as a whole. Equine Pathfinders Foundation operates safe, productive & growthful Equine Assisted Learning Programmes.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to Equine Pathfinders Foundation. .

What we’ll do

You will first be introduced to the horses & I will share with you how to learn their language, then demonstrate how that is achieved. From birth, horses have an innate way of knowing that following a leader (their mother) represents a safe, secure and nurturing environment. This human/horse interaction is achieved with ‘horseplay’. Respect plays a big part in this, as the horse 'plays’ with…

What else you should know

No previous horse experience is necessary or required. Your safety and the safety of the horses are of paramount importance.

What I’ll provide

Coffee, Chocolate, Tea
Pizzas

What to bring

Closed shoes
Wet weather gear
A sense of adventure and a smile!!

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New experience
$54 per person
New experience
$54 per person