Applications for Summer 2022 will open January 1st, 2022.
Applications close March 31st, 2022.
We offer full-time summer internships for college students.
Each summer we take in three interns for the summer to learn about the ins and outs of a small horse business.
As a summer intern, you will be involved in the following…
•Tacking and guiding/dragging trail rides (dragging is riding in the rear of the ride)
•Exercising and training horses
•Cleaning paddocks and corrals, filling/cleaning water troughs and other barn chores
•Grooming, doctoring, assisting the farrier with horses
•Accompanying staff members on various errands, including to the trainer we use to start our young horses, horse buying trips, and educational expositions.
We will provide you with the following…
•Room (your own bedroom with connecting bathroom/shower)
•Board (three meals a day)
•A truck to drive and fuel for work-related driving (any driving you do outside KB HORSES business is at your expense)
•Shared/Individual tips received from clients for rides/events you’ve worked
•A saddle and horse to ride during your internship
•Instruction and coaching as needed to accomplish your duties
•Full tuition paid for Horsemanship-101 course and accompanying book
Must be 18 years or older to apply.
Intermediate to advanced riders only.