Offering full service dressage training customized to each horses needs. A strong emphasis is placed on figuring out what support the horses needs physically and mentally to ensure they are happy and sound for as long as possible. Training programs include ring work, hacking out, hillwork and cavalettis to help with balance and strength from behind. Training is available for horses of all levels and breeds, from those newly started under saddle, FEI horses, to horses who are struggling and need retraining. The well rounded program includes regular visits with Hands for Horses equine myofascial release to keep the horses moving and feeling their best in addition to Respond cold laser therapy for those who need treatment . Excellent farrier services are provided by Dan Martzall of Red Oak Equine and veterinary services are provided by Unionville Equine Associates.
Offering young horse development, including training for those newly started under saddle and those in need of inspection or performance test preparation. Developing young horses is Angela’s greatest passion and strength, including experience preparing and competing horses in FEI young horse classes. Focus is placed on developing the proper strength to match their ability and what is being asked of them. Cross training is incorporated including hacking out, hill work and cavaletti exercises which teach the young horses body awareness, while developing their strength and enjoyment of the work.
Offering private lessons and training for riders from training level through FEI . Strong focus is placed on horse and rider biomechanics. Lessons are available onsite, for ship ins and occasionally at other facilities within a close proximity for lessons and clinics.
Alliance Dressage hosts regular clinics with top dressage professionals including Chris Hickey among others. Chris has trained multiple horses to Grand Prix and Horse of the Year awards. He is a former winner of the Young Horse Championships, Developing PSG Championship, and The Festival of Champions National Championships. He was shortlisted for the Olympics, and he was the winner of the Individual and Team Gold in the 2007 Pan American Games.
Offering a select group of sale horses from young horses to developed show horses. Angela has extensive experience with equine sales and has a unique skill for matching horses and riders. All horses are honestly assessed and represented. Consignment services are available and she can also assist clients in the selection of their next equine partner. Please inquire for more information.
Offering coaching, training and riding at horse shows. Alliance Dressage is in Region 1 and is located just minutes away from several recognized shows and schooling shows. They also attend numerous other horse shows in Region 1, including the USDF Region Championships and CBLM Finals. Clients may have the option of sending their horse to Wellington for part of the winter for competition and training.