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

Learn To Ride Program

Winter Program starts January 28
8 week programs - call 780-435-3597 to register

Edmonton Area Dressage Association of Alberta

AGM - Noon to 4pm, January 21

Little Bits Winter Session

Volunteer Training January 17
8 week program starts January 24

Horsemanship - Spring Session

Starts February 3

AB Green Certificate Testing

March 7 and 14

Equine Massage Therapy Course

March 24 - 30

Little Bits Spring Session

11 week program starts April 1

Edmonton Classic Horse Show

Cancelled for 2018

AB Green Certificate Testing

May 30 and 31

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

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

Horse Rider Summer Camps (ages 9-14)

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

River Valley Horse Show


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

Horse Racing Alberta

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