Stowe Farm Camps
Stowe Farm Summer Camps!
Our Summer Horsemanship K-9 Kids Camps offer a variety of exciting and enriching experiences for both boys and girls. Here at Stowe Farm we have two specialty camps. While the Horsemanship camp is well-known among our horse loving friends, our K-9 camp provides no less an adventure. Because so many kids love dogs, we decided to introduce the first Kids & K-9 camp which allows your child to bring their dog with them.
Whether you choose Horsemanship or K-9 it will result in your child learning life-long team building and social skills, and above all gain confidence and independence.
Most importantly, they are sure to make special memories and friendships that will last a lifetime!
Kids & K-9
Handlers Ages 11 & up
Stowe Farm's Kids & K-9 camp is directed by our Certified Canine Training Specialist! We believe that children should be motivated to train, yet also be willing to learn from the animals. For that reason this program is not just about training , it's also a wonderful way for your child to bond with their worlds best friend. While learning how to train and properly take care of their friend, they will also gain knowledge and understanding of what it means to be a responsible pet handler. Overall, both children and canine will receive lots of exercise. When kids take their 4-legged friend to camp, they can expect a day of laughing, learning and bonding.
Children and Pets will learn:
· Agility exercises- in our agility course. Great exercise for both of them.
· Obedience training- greeting others, good manners, basic commands and “place”
· Proper grooming, bathing, brushing
· First aid and awareness of dangerous foods
· Different Breeds and how they interact- types, lifestyles, temperaments
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There is limited space available.
K-9 camp allows no more than 12 pair each week.
Divided into three groups, therefore, ample training with each of our 3 trainers will be encouraged.
If your child is a dog lover, but maybe you don’t have a pet yet, we can assign a dog to them.
*All participating dogs must be up to date with all vaccinations, including Rabies and Kennel Cough. Dogs must be on a six foot leash only, therefore, retractable leashes are not permitted. All pet owners must have emergency forms and recent health forms from their physicians.
Ages 7 & up
Stowe Farm offers an inclusive horse riding experience. Our trained and licensed staff always provides an exciting , comfortable learning environment for your children.
Horseback riding is an experience that instills a powerful connection between one of nature's most majestic animals and its human companion.
Horsemanship camp is created for either the novice rider or more advanced equestrians. First-time horse riders will learn how to properly handle a horse as they prepare to ride. Therefore, gaining confidence in themselves, while building a trusting relationship with horses. The more experienced rider can adventure out on our woodland trails as well as the jump courses. Campers will learn about horses and how to take care of them. This includes; feeding, cleaning , bathing along with brushing before and after riding.
Mornings consist of ground handling, grooming, saddling, positive direction control and, of course, riding. Afternoons will include team building games and challenging activities like our rock climbing wall or mechanical bull riding. To round out the day we find that most kids love a little quiet time spent playing with the ponies or soft furry bunnies..
Summer Horsemanship K-9 Kids Camp provides a safe, educational and fun experience on the farm.
Your child will leave here excited for next summer’s adventure.
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Space is limited.
This camp complies with regulations of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and is licensed by the local board of health. Parents have the right to request copies of background check, health care and discipline policies as well as procedures for filing grievances.
Camp Photos 2018
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Times & Rates
Check in time - No earlier than 8:30am
Camp hours: 9: am-3:pm
Extended day offered only for horse camp
stay till 4:30 pm = $20 per day
Kids & K-9 camp $450.00 per week Mon- Frid
Equestrian camp $400.00 per week Mon-Frid
$100 non-refundable deposit required.
Sorry no refund on camp deposit for any reason.
6 Stowe Rd
Millbury, MA 01527