Whitemud Equine Learning Centre Association

Snickers







Arrived at WELCA: October 14, 2013

Birth date: 1994

Breed: Connemara x Arab

Gender: Gelding

Colour: Sorrel with flaxen mane and tail

Height: 15.1hh

Face Markings: Blaze

Leg Markings: 2 hind socks

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

History: Fully leased to WELCA. Comes from an Equine Canada Western Coach who was downsizing their stables and therefore is very well trained.

Personality: Reminiscent of a blonde, tan, 90’s surfer boy, Snickers is cute, charming, and way chilled out.

Herd Hierarchy: High to top

Riding Traits: Smooth gaits but has a longer stride. He teaches his riders the importance of half-halts and when they are doing them correctly, as well as to sit up in downward transitions.

Extra Care Needs: None

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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