Parents and friends are encouraged to attend the last day of the program.

After the closure of the six session program the students may be asked to return to assist in the next six session program
with the new students, creating leadership training within the program.
 There will be no additional cost for the returning
​students, but they must follow the same guidelines as the new students. 

  • Learn to feed horses​
  • Handle horses / Take horses outside
  • Learn stall cleaning
  • Learn proper grooming
  • Introduce the different tack
  • Learn mounting
  • Introductory ride

6565 E River Rd
Rush, NY 14543

​​A Horse's Friend, Inc.

Session 6

Session 3 - 5

  • After-school programs
  • Private lessons upon request - $30 per half hour.
  • Summer Day Camps - July & August, 5 days a week, 9-1pm
  • ​Adult Horsemanship programs - Wed. 5:30-7:30pm, ages 18 and up​
  • On and Off-site Encounter Programs - Pony Rides, Parades, and Special Events
  • Year-round trail riding for small and large groups (see our Trail Riding page for more details)

(585) 749-9885


Welcome students and parents

  • ​Tour the facility and grounds
  • Discuss safety and procedures
  • Introduce the students to the horses

Upcoming Camps

Through assigned responsibilities, horse etiquette, and horseback riding, A Horse’s Friend, Inc. provides growth and an
alternative opportunity for all of the participants, both children and adults. With the combination of the program
​director and trained volunteers, new and successful opportunities are the only outcome.

AHF gofundme page (new)

Open Enrollment Year Round, 6 week sessions, 9-1pm, ages 7 and up

📞 (585) 749-9885

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Program Details:

 “Intro to the World of Horses"

Enroll your child today! Call 585-749-9885.

  • Repeat Session 2
  • Practice tacking the horses
  • Students groom & ride
  • Bathe their horses (seasonal)

Program Overview

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  • Repeat Sessions 2-5
  • Introduce trail riding
  • Program Closure
  • Students discuss / write about their experience and accomplishments
  • Students display their skills to their parents and friend
  • End of program celebration

We service and design programs for schools, communities, churches, Girl/Boy Scouts, and many other groups. Click here to view the full list of organizations we have collaborated with. ​​

**Please contact us for rates and fees associated with these services/programs.**

Other Programs and Offerings

Saturday Horsemanship Program

Session 2

Session 1