Burleson Texas Horse Ranches
successful horse operations are located in the Burleson and
surrounding areas. From breeding facilities, to boarding stables, some
which host local horse shows, to topÂ Horse Show Trainers and
various disciplines of riding such as Cutting, Reining, Halter, Western
Pleasure, English disciplines and even 3-Day Eventing. There is no
lack of variety in this suburb of Fort Worth, Texas.
So whatever your favorite equine related interests are, we bet you
can find a local farm which provides some support for that disciple or
interest. I will be highlighting several of the local farms over the
next several weeks. I will also include some contact information in
case you are interested in their services. One thing is for sure, there
is no shortage of horse businesses in the Johnson County area.
Hughes Quarter Horses
runs the gamut on offering many horse services. They have a top notch
breeding set up in which they offer full care for any breeding stock
as well as 24-hour monitored foaling stalls with quick access to
veterinary care. HQH (Hughes Quarter Horses) also offers full care
boarding with heated barns, corrals with loafing sheds, pasture
boarding for mares and foals, two hot and cold wash racks, covered
round pen, outdoor arena, hot walker, automatic fly spray system, 50+
acres of riding area with lots of hills and trees. Full care also
provides twice daily feedings and stall cleanings.
Their trainer/instructor is Emily Rollison, a lifelong equestrian and
recent graduate of Clemson University, Emily has a B.S. in
Agricultural Education. While attending Clemson University, she was the
student manager of the CU Equine Center, where she was active in both
the breeding and training programs. She enjoys working with youth and
They offer riding lessons in western and English disciplines to
beginners through advanced students. With a sixty foot covered round pen
and a 100 x 150 foot arena. In addition they provide training in all
levels from halter breaking, to breaking colts, to finished show
horses. They also offer training in western pleasure, hunter under
saddle, and the over fence classes. In addition they also have many
horses for sale. You can find them at 5725 CR 605 in Burleson or
contact them online.
A very close neighbor to HQH is the excellent SpiritHorse Equestrian Center
located at 6024 CR 605. Conveniently located between Burleson and
Mansfield, Texas, their facility is only minutes away from the Will
Rogers Equestrian Center and only minutes from any point near south Fort
Worth, Texas and TCU. They offer a safe riding and full service
boarding environment with all the extras needed to keep your horse well
taken care of.
Jenna McGowan is their head trainer. She trained under Peter Gray, Olympic medal winner and equestrian coach for the Canadian Olympic equestrian team.
She has worked as an assistant trainer for High Point Performance
horses in Whitesboro where she won several national competions and world
competitions, most notably 2008 NSBA Hunter Under Saddle World Competition.
She has participated in clinics and lessons with upper level eventing
and dressage riders and coaches, such as Jerry Schurink, Ralph Hill,
Lucinda Green, Jim Wofford, Karl Milkolka, Walter Zettle, Scott Hassler,
Jayne Ayers and Jonathan Holling. She has successfully competed
through Intermediate Eventing, schooled FEI level Dressage, and won
multiple class and circuit awards in American Quarter Horses Shows. To
reach Jenna, email McGowan.Jenna@gmail.com or visit SpiritHorse .
If you are looking for a nice Horse Property to purchase or have one to sell, give us a call this is our specialty.
Thatâ€™s all for this week, I will highlight more farms next week, until thenâ€¦