Head trainer, Kat Williams has over 30 years experience working with horses of all sizes, disciplines, and skill sets. She has specialized in Arabian show horses and has found great success in and out of the show ring. She has taken home many firsts, championships, and regional titles in Saddle Seat, Hunter Pleasure, Halter, and more recently Competitive Trail Riding through the NATRC organization. Kat started her professional horseman career serving as assistant trainer to Kit Hall, of Kit Hall Arabians, where she broke to ride, and worked with many national caliber Reining and Western Pleasure horses. Later in her career she spent several years training various breeds of draft horses, for driving, weddings, and parades, including Percherons, Clydesdales, Belgians, and Shires for a world famous entertainment company. For over a decade now Kat has been working with Bellerophon Equine Management. Here at Bellerophon Equine Management we pride ourselves on creating individualized training programs to produce results.
FULL & PART TIME TRAINING Whether it's halter breaking a foal or putting the finishing touches on your show horse we can produce a customized training program for any horse and their owner. Full or part time packages available. Horses in full time training are generally worked five days a week and horses in part time training are generally worked three days a week. All horses in training are fully cared for and managed seven days a week.
Private lessons available to anyone looking to evolve their relationship with and understanding of the horse. Lessons range from beginner to advanced, lesson horses available. Students can learn about equine safety and care, beginning riding, improving their seat and understanding of cues, or we can prepare them for local, regional, or national competition. It is important that a rider learns to work as a team with their horse to create a synergistic relationship.
CONDITIONINGConditioning programs are available and can be customized to fit your horse's needs or physical limitations. Horses can be lunged, round penned, free-lunged, ponied, or hand walked three to five days per week. Any conditioning program can be packaged with a turn out program to ensure our client's horses get out six to seven days per week.
BREEDINGMembers of our staff are certified by Colorado State University in "Reproductive Management & Artificial Insemination" as well as "Handling & Utilizing Cooled Semen". We are experienced with live cover as well as collection and AI. Breeding, mare care, and foaling services are available. Stallion standing and promotion offered.
SALES & ACQUISITIONSIf you need to sell a horse or are ready to start your search for your next equine companion we can help. We offer sale horse training and promotion including advertisement packages. We can also act as an agent for our clients looking to make a purchase. This can include locating potential candidates, attending appointments to see potential candidates, and offering a professional opinion on matching the horse to your needs.
CARE MANAGEMENT Other services include blanketing, during the cooler months, turn out three to six/seven days per week, grooming, and daily graining. We are also able to manage deworming schedules as well vet, equine dentist, chiropractor, and farrier schedules and appointments.
Bellerophon Equine Management is now located at Creek Hollow Ranch in Ramona, CA