Wild Coast Volunteer: Typical Day

  Understanding and practicing the principles of holistic horse care of horses that live out all year round in the African bush.

  Daily grooming, feeding, bathing and general care of the horses

  Cleaning tack and equipment

   Introduction to barefoot trimming, riding and management

   Our horses all live out, so there are no stables to muck out, but you will be asked to help tidy up, pick and complete yard work

   Introduction to ground work

✓   Schooling the trail horses in basic flat work, dressage & jumping

  Fitness training, exercise & care of the horses

   Assisting with short beach rides and trails in Kei Mouth & Morgan Bay

  If you stay for 12 weeks you will have the opportunity to ride as back/groom on one of our trails