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Upcoming Events

- May 27-29: 3-day colt starting clinic

 

- Ranch roping practice Thursdays at 7.30PM.
   All levels welcome.
 
For more details about our events please send us a message or call us at 780-718-1348.

 

- May 27-29: 3-day colt starting clinic

 

- Ranch roping practice Thursdays at 7.30PM.
   All levels welcome.
 
For more details about our events please send us a message or call us at 780-718-1348.

 

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Contact

Address: Tofield, Alberta

Phone: 780-718-1348

E-mail: heartbarranching@gmail.com

Address: Tofield, Alberta

Phone: 780-718-1348

E-mail: heartbarranching@gmail.com

Horse Training

Heartbar Ranch offers all types of Ranch Horse Training including:

  • Ranch Roping
  • Hackamore
  • Bridle Horse
  • Cow work
  • Ranch Horse
  • Tune-ups or horses that need a change of pace
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Horse Training Method

 

All Horse Training is performed and managed by Jamie Dodds.  Jamie offers a practical approach to training starting with a solid foundation and working to a finished bridle horse.  All horses are ridden outside and exposed to daily ranch work as well as arena work to improve, refine and perfect the specific maneuvers required for the western event you want to pursue.

 

References are available upon request.

Heartbar Ranch offers all types of Ranch Horse Training including:

  • Ranch Roping
  • Hackamore
  • Bridle Horse
  • Cow work
  • Ranch Horse
  • Tune-ups or horses that need a change of pace
  •  
  •  

Horse Training Method

 

All Horse Training is performed and managed by Jamie Dodds.  Jamie offers a practical approach to training starting with a solid foundation and working to a finished bridle horse.  All horses are ridden outside and exposed to daily ranch work as well as arena work to improve, refine and perfect the specific maneuvers required for the western event you want to pursue.

 

References are available upon request.

Clinics

 

Cow work: Dry work, flag work and live cattle. You will learn about balance point, flight zone, position, low-stress livestock handling and how to use your horsemanship skills to work cattle effectively.

 

Ranch roping: You will learn about proper swing and delivery, different shots, groundwork as well as applying horsemanship and stockmanship while roping cattle in a low-stress environment. Dummy practice and live cattle.

 

Horsemanship: You will learn about how to better understand and how to communicate more effectively with your horse to achieve a confident, willing and safe partner. You will also work on improving the basic fundamentals for advanced maneuvers.

 

Colt starting: 2 to 4 day clinic. The clinic is for horses that haven't been started or need restarting. It will give you the opportunity to give your horse a solid foundation for a successful future. You will learn about preparing your horse for his first saddling, first mounting and first ride in a safe manner for horse and rider.

 

Cow work: Dry work, flag work and live cattle. You will learn about balance point, flight zone, position, low-stress livestock handling and how to use your horsemanship skills to work cattle effectively.

 

Ranch roping: You will learn about proper swing and delivery, different shots, groundwork as well as applying horsemanship and stockmanship while roping cattle in a low-stress environment. Dummy practice and live cattle.

 

Horsemanship: You will learn about how to better understand and how to communicate more effectively with your horse to achieve a confident, willing and safe partner. You will also work on improving the basic fundamentals for advanced maneuvers.

 

Colt starting: 2 to 4 day clinic. The clinic is for horses that haven't been started or need restarting. It will give you the opportunity to give your horse a solid foundation for a successful future. You will learn about preparing your horse for his first saddling, first mounting and first ride in a safe manner for horse and rider.

Wagon and Sleigh Rides

Heartbar Ranch offers wagon and sleigh rides all year long. This service is available anywhere in Tofield and surrounding area including at our own ranch. Our location offers beautiful trails through the scenic area surrounding Beaverhill Lake. 

 

Call for rates and availability.

Heartbar Ranch offers wagon and sleigh rides all year long. This service is available anywhere in Tofield and surrounding area including at our own ranch. Our location offers beautiful trails through the scenic area surrounding Beaverhill Lake. 

 

Call for rates and availability.

Lessons

Heartbar Ranch offers all types of lessons including:

  • Riding Lessons
  • Ranch Roping Lessons
  • Horsemanship Lessons
  • Stockmanship

Heartbar Ranch offers all types of lessons including:

  • Riding Lessons
  • Ranch Roping Lessons
  • Horsemanship Lessons
  • Stockmanship

Arena Rental and Horse Boarding

Arena is available to book for clinics, private and club functions or events.

 

Paddock, pasture as well as indoor board available, call for rates and availability.

Rates include use of indoor arena.

 

Arena is available to book for clinics, private and club functions or events.

 

Paddock, pasture as well as indoor board available, call for rates and availability.

Rates include use of indoor arena.

 

Farrier Services

Farrier Services are performed by Jamie Dodds.  Jamie is a Montana State University Farrier Sciences Graduate with 20 years of experience, from english to western performance, specializing in sliding plates.


Please call for appointment availability.

Farrier Services are performed by Jamie Dodds.  Jamie is a Montana State University Farrier Sciences Graduate with 20 years of experience, from english to western performance, specializing in sliding plates.


Please call for appointment availability.

Heartbar Ranch  •  780-718-1348  •  heartbarranching@gmail.com

Heartbar Ranch  •  780-718-1348  •  heartbarranching@gmail.com