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Spotlight: Kathi Barlow

Kathi Barlow is one of the Stormwalker Ranch “Reliables”, a trusted volunteer who gives of her heart and her time to the ranch and the clients with whom we work. We would like to take…

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Horse's Mouth Vlog
Valerie Eshleman

Restorative Equine Training

All Stormwalker Ranch horses have jobs and it is our responsibility to make sure the love their job. Our horses deliver over 160 lessons and participate in 2-4 outreach programs per…

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Take the Lead Vlog
Jimmie Blake

Emotional Awareness 1

I have the privilege of being a Riding Instructor here at Stormwalker Ranch and I consider it a great honor and responsibility to be trusted with the delivery of each of my lessons…

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All About Town
Kelley Goodall

Together We Are Community

On the Rock Ministries Fundraiser, Salvation Army Red Kettle Kickoff, Kiwanis Wreath Event, Ladies Connection, Festival of the Nativity and the Chamber’s Christmas in

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Phyllis Scott

Connections through Spurs

Horses have distinct personalities and, like us, have social roles within their herd. This alikeness allows us to identify and form connections with the horses which leads to

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Take the Lead Vlog
Clay Scott

Importance of Caring for Tack

At Stormwalker Ranch we not only teach sound horsemanship and a balanced seat, we also teach our students how to care for their horses and care for their equipment

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Partner Up!
Kelley Goodall

Sponsor a Horse

As I watched from the rail, the trainer leaned toward me sharing why he was telling my best friend to check the position of her feet in the stirrups. She needed to correct

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Barn Tales
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Barn Tails – Jan 2020

The original “Barn Tails” comic strip is a Stormwalker Ranch exclusive from the talented artist, Lana Dunlap, a long time rider and a cherished part of the Stormwalker Ranch family!

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Barn Rats
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Barn Rats: A Day in the Life

Barn Rats really love life at the barn. We love horses and horse people. There are about 12 of us and the Ranch couldn’t get things done without us. Seriously…

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Ranch SWAG
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2020 SWR Phone Cases

These sleek SWR-styled cases for both iPhone and Android protect your phone from scratches, dust, oil, and dirt. It has a solid back and flexible sides that make it easy to take

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Lessons Learned
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Disengagement

Over the past four years as a volunteer and riding student at Stormwalker Ranch I have been blessed by many things. I have been provided with many opportunities

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Horses Mouth
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True Wellness

True wellness takes into consideration the animal as a whole being, with the understanding that health is a three-legged stool, including genetics, nutrition, and

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Naomi Walls

Spotlight: Tehya Walls

Tehya Walls (Aka Tater) has been a long-time rider and volunteer at Stormwalker Ranch. She is the daughter of Doug and Naomi Walls and little sister to Quincie. She is

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Partner Up!
Kelley Goodall

The Stormwalker Way

As our year comes into its final month, there is so much I want to share. However, I thought I would sum it all up by sharing this note from one of our clients who is walking

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Take the Lead Vlog
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Don’t Lose Sight of the Horse

I want to talk to you today about not losing sight of the horse. I am going to come at this from the standpoint of an instructor teaching a student to do an activity with a horse

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