Equestrian Services

Private Instruction

Private instruction is offered on Winding Brooke and outside horses in all balanced seat disciplines with emphasis on symmetry and communication through natural aids and practice using bareback dressage. Donna Thompson-Bjerke has taught multiple equestrian disciplines since the1990's and provided advanced instruction to the US Army's Caisson Platoon. She has competed to Regional and National levels in Saddleseat, Huntseat, and Stockseat Equitation, Dressage, Show Hack, Showmanship at Halter, In Hand Breeding, and Fine Harness. Photo above is a WBF school horse Contessa, 16.3 hand Andalusian mare. 

Starting and Problem Solving

Emphasis on starting youngsters with join up ground methods, trust building, and respect for safe and smooth transition to under saddle work. Specialize in problem solving, enhancing communication, sensitizing/desensitizing, obstacle negotiation, and confidence building. Pictured above is Donna on Thee Knight-n-Gale at East Coast Arabian Horse Show Sport Horse Under Saddle. 

Showing

Finishing and preparation for A rated shows up to National level in Arabian Sport Horse Disciplines of Dressage, Show Hack, Sport Horse Under Saddle, and In Hand. Pictured above is Donna on Falkhans Raad (homozygous black Arabian stallion) at Region 15 Arabian Horse Show in Show Hack.

Sales

Need help selling your horse or finding the right mount? WBF has brought together dozens of human/horse relationships by matching level of riding skill to a sound well suited mount. Pictured above is WBF Fabbianna (MHR Fabbian x Angelonassignment) exported to Mexico.

For Sale

Currently offered for Sale:  Sar Jasmine 2007 double registered Welsh/Arabian bay mare. 13.2 hands top of the line medium. Wonderful disposition suitable for intermediate rider. Experience in dressage, hunter/jumper, driving, and trail. 100% sound no vices. $5000 firm.

Working Student Program

WBF offers working student program to selected hard working and reliable individuals that seek to assist with farm duties in exchange for riding WBF horses and opportunity to increase equestrian skills. Pictured above AD Midknight Thunder (Falkhans Raad x Thee Knight-n-Gale) with former working student Denise during cross country event.