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WHAT WE DO

MEET OUR EDUCATORS

Our professional Educators have been selected to provide a Whole Horse Whole Rider approach to education and training.

Carla Bauchmueller

Carla Bauchmueller

Centered Riding Instructor

Carla Bauchmueller has been passionate about horses since her childhood and is a respected and noteworthy trainer of both horses and riders throughout Germany and Europe.

Clair Thunes

Clair Thunes

Equine Nutrition Expert

Born and raised in England Dr Thunes started riding at the age of 8 and from day one was involved in all aspects of her horse’s daily care.

Joanna Robson

Joanna Robson

Horse Health Expert

Dr. Joanna Robson is the owner of Inspiritus Equine, Inc. and the founder of Integrated Soundness Solutions™

Jochen Schleese

Jochen Schleese

Saddle Expert

Certified Master Saddler, Saddlefitter and Equine Ergonomist Jochen Schleese received his initial training in saddle making from Passier and Sohn in Germany.

Lauren Fraser

Lauren Fraser

Equine Behavior Consultant

Lauren is passionate about helping people better understand their own horse, and resolving horse behavior problems.

WILLIAM MICKLEM

WILLIAM MICKLEM

Equine Educational Presentations

William Micklem is a speaker, author, coach, breeder and columnist.

DR DIANE ISBELL

DR DIANE ISBELL

Equine Sports Medicine & Ultrasound

Dr. Diane Isbell, DVM, graduated from UC Davis.  For over 25 years she has enjoyed Equine Sports Medicine practice.

DR SUE DYSON

DR SUE DYSON

Equine Orthopedics

Dr. Dyson MA, VetMB, PhD, DEO, FRCVS is Head of Clinical Orthopedics in the Department of Equine Studies at the Animal Health Trust in Newbridge, United Kingdom.

DR CARRIE SCHLECTER

DR CARRIE SCHLECTER

Equine Sports Medicine

Dr. Schlachter’s practice focuses solely on sports medicine, with special emphasis on digital diagnostics and rehabilitation.

KIRK ADKINS

KIRK ADKINS

Farrier

Kirk Adkins has worked as a self-employed farrier since 1971, and is the founder and president of Equithotics. He was employed as Staff Farrier for UC Davis Vet. Med. Teach. Hosp. from 1986 to 2000., and has been guest lecturer for Animal Science Dept. Horse Production Course, UC Davis, since 1986.

Mike DeLeonardo

Mike DeLeonardo

Equine Hoof Care Expert

Mike DeLeonardo has been in the farrier industry for 41 years. He specializes is in lower limb lameness.

DR KARIN LEIBBRANDT

DR KARIN LEIBBRANDT

Horse Rehabilitation & Training

Dr. Karin Leibbrandt is a certified veterinary surgeon specializing in horse rehabilitation and training.

Katja Porenta EEBW

Katja Porenta EEBW

Equine Bodyworker

Katja is an Equine Bodyworker and biomechanics enthusiast from Slovenia. She completed her certification with Equinology Inc. in 2012 and has been running her own bodywork practice since then.