Training fees for this program are paid at $50 an hour and can be used for ground work, training under saddle or riding lessons.
The grant parameters are:
The adopter is selected and matched with the horse before training begins.
Adopters must be involved in a minimum of 50% of the training sessions either as an observer, participant or through discussions and feedback with trainer.
Trainers will invoice This Old Horse for training hours. Training fees are paid at $50 an hour with a max of 10 hours ($500 per month) and the trainer and adopter must commit to a minimum of 60-days involvement. The maximum grant payment is $1,000.