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OOF In House Horse Show – August 22nd

OOF In House Horse Show – August 22nd

A great opportunity for OOF riders to get in the show ring this summer! Please discuss class selections and horse reservations with your coach. Part boarders will have first priority, but horse sharing will be necessary. Register here:...

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Summer Calendar Craziness!

Summer Calendar Craziness!

Hello OOF Team! We are so looking forward to welcoming you all back to the farm in the coming weeks after missing you all for so long!     BUT, to be completely candid, we are freaking out a little bit!     We admit that we did not expect to be locked down for quite...

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Spring Lesson Registration is Now Open!

Spring Lesson Registration is Now Open!

The 8 Week Spring Lesson Session starts Sunday April 18th following the delayed March (now April) break, at which point we hope to have more flexibility to accommodate new and returning riders.   Registration for Spring Lessons is now open!   Go to Registration Page

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COVID-19 Protocols for Lessons

COVID-19 Protocols for Lessons

Fall 2020 Lesson Notes & Covid Procedures New comers please report to the far door of the upper arena barn to meet your instructor/helper and get ready for your lesson (stay left at the fork of the driveway) - You will need to sign a waiver prior to your first...

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Fall Lesson Registration is Now Open

Fall Lesson Registration is Now Open

Due to the possibility of a second wave of Covid-19, we have made the decision to run 2 shorter fall sessions rather than running straight through until Christmas as in previous years. This new format will allow us to reassess our lesson capacity once the weather...

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Ontario Equestrian Update

Ontario Equestrian Update

Hi everyone, here is an update from OE on their For the Herd Initiative and where we as an industry are at in terms of very hopefully being included in the first wave of businesses allowed to provisionally open to owners and boarders. We thank you for your patience...

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EC Covid 19 Return to Business Framework

EC Covid 19 Return to Business Framework

Today EC released their "Covid 19 Return to Business Framework". This document outlines best practises for both facilities & staff and visitors & clients to ensure the safest operations. This is for down the road when we are allowed to return to some regular...

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April Schoolie Sponsors 4

April Schoolie Sponsors 4

Our final April Schoolie Sponsor round up! Thank you so much to everyone for your support. It means so much to us and our horses ❤ Allie has been generously sponsored by the Gogacz family! Gabby has been riding Allie for a few years now and they are a well...

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April Schoolie Sponsors 3

April Schoolie Sponsors 3

Sponsor round up #3! Kermit has been Sponsored by the Morrison/Bonus family! Maddie started riding Kermit last fall after she outgrew the small ponies. Maddie was devastated to leave behind her small pony days and her previous partner Guppy, but Kermit arrived and was...

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April Schoolie Sponsors 2

April Schoolie Sponsors 2

More amazing sponsors! Thank you so much for your support Another Thank You post with even more amazing sponsors to follow shortly! Donnie has been generously sponsored by the Williams Family! Lynn Williams has been a feature at the farm for many years beginning when...

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Thank You Schoolie Sponsors!

Thank You Schoolie Sponsors!

Sterling has been generously sponsored by the Charbonneau family. Pictured are Joelle Charbonneau and Sterling at what is now Iron Horse, but was likely called Bronte Creek (maybe even Hendervale?) at the time. Joelle and Sterling were partners for many years starting...

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Thank You Series Sponsors!

Thank You Series Sponsors!

A *huge* thank you for the support of the following show series sponsors who have upheld their season sponsorships despite so much uncertainty. Our family and our horses can't thank you enough! Hale Veterinary Clinic Halter Equestrian Apparel McKee-Pownall Equine...

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2020 Regular Series Show Dates Posted

2020 Regular Series Show Dates Posted

Mark you calendars, Old Orchard Farm 2020 Summer series show dates: Monday, May 18, Sunday, June 14, Wednesday, July 1, Monday August 3 Monday, September 7. The classes and divisions are the same as in 2019. Program to come. We'll update when registration is...

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