Whitemud Equine Learning Centre Association


Arrived at WELCA: March 1, 2007

Birth date: May 17, 1998

Breed: Quarter Horse Paint (Registered)

Gender: Mare

Colour: Bay/Overo

Height: 14.3hh

Face Markings: Blaze

Leg Markings: 4 socks, also white ticking on belly

Works In: Walk, trot, and canter lessons and Little Bits

History: Leased to WELCA from a family who used her as a ranch horse because of her quiet nature.

Personality: Kind, though very opinionated and knows what she likes for grooming. Very photogenic and loves to pose for the camera. Photographers love using Dakota for photo shoots, and she is quite the star lady!

Herd Hierarchy:

Riding Traits: Works for beginners and advanced riders, but no jumping.

Extra Care Needs: Prone to laminitis and is on a restricted diet to keep her healthy, happy, and sound.

Upcoming Events

Little Bits Spring Session

11 week program starts April 1

Balanced Rider Put Into Practice

April 29 6pm - classroom

Corrective Exercises by Jenifer Parks, Equiletics

Presented by EAADA $30/session or $50/both
April 26 7-9pm Classroom
May 3 7-9pm Classroom

Breath Work Clinic with Karl Faes (16+ only)

May 4 5-9pm Classroom

Pony Poop Compost Sale 10am-2pm

May 5 & 6
May 20 & 21

Edmonton Kubota Demo Days

May 12 & 13 - show grounds

J Percy Page Career Day

May 16

Edmonton Classic Horse Show

Cancelled for 2018

AB Green Certificate Testing

May 30 and 31

Moonlight in the Meadows

Technology networking conference - show grounds
June 8

WELCA Horsemanship Year End Show

Kids, Hounds & Homecooking
June 23 & 24

Pony Up Half Day Summer Camps (ages 4-9)

July 9-13 FULL
July 23-27 FULL
August 6-10 FULL

Horse Rider Summer Camps (ages 9-14)

July 2-6 FULL
July 16-20 FULL
August 13-17 FULL

Feathered Horse Classic Show

July 20-22

Equine Massage Therapy Long Course

August 6 - September 14

Edmonton Kennel Club Regional Dog Show

August 8-12

AB North Pony Club Show

August 22 - 26

Chasing the Wind - Story of Horses

Documentary Viewing Party
September 16, 8pm - Classroom

Horse Racing Alberta

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