Whitemud Equine Learning Centre Association

Dandy (Registered name: Danny Boy)







Arrived at WELCA: September 13, 2009

Birth date: 1994

Breed: Percheron x Quarter Horse

Gender: Gelding

Colour: Grey

Height: 15.1hh

Face Markings: N/A

Leg Markings: N/A

Works In: Walk, trot, canter, and some jumping lessons

History: Leased to WELCA by his owner. Has shown in jumping up to 3 ft and was leased out before coming here for another rider to learn how to jump.

Personality: Very sweet, but sometimes a little elusive. Dandy likes to play a little game called “Catch Me If You Can” when someone tries to catch him in his pen.

Herd Hierarchy:

Riding Traits: Sensitive and very “looky”, he is great for teaching his riders to pay attention at all times. He also teaches his riders to be calm and firm when he gets excited to go over a jump. Nice smooth canter.

Extra Care Needs: Sponsor Needed

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)

$65/session
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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