The BC Standardbred Horse Adoption Society is dedicated to changing the lives of horses by retraining and finding loving homes for retired Standardbred Racehorses.
Greener Pastures is a registered non-profit charitable organization and has been in operation since 2003. The horses are donated by the racing owners who wish to have them placed in caring recreational homes.
The Standardbred is an ideal recreational horse with a calm disposition,sensible mind and a friendly outlook!... (read more) These are the attributes that have enabled Greener Pastures to adopt out over 50 horses per year. These numbers alone are testament to the suitability of the Standardbred as a riding horse.
Specializing in retraining standardbreds under saddle.
Alina has worked with standardbreds on the track for 9 years and uses this knowledge to retrain them undersaddle. She is able to "cure" the pace and create a preference to the trot and reframe the muscles to create a balanced canter.
Avaliable for training rides at your facility. contact for more info. Trainer: Alina Macleod