The Icelandic Horse Farm

5435 Rochdell Road
Vernon, BC Canada V1B 3E8
Phone: (250) 545-2336
Toll Free: (800) 255-2336
Fax: (250) 545-9116

Event Details

Events at The Icelandic Horse Farm
and other locations

Horse and TTEAM Trainings | TTouch Companion Animal Trainings |
Australia Tour

Early Bird Special: Book your clinic and pay in full by February 28, 2018 and receive a 10% discount off the clinic price! (Early Bird discount applies to events at The Icelandic Horse Farm only.)

Learn more about our teachers: Linda Tellington-Jones, Robyn Hood, Edie Jane Eaton, Lucie Leclerc, Kathy Cascade, and Mandy Pretty

Horse and TTEAM Trainings

Events at the Icelandic Horse FarmAll trainings held at The Icelandic Horse Farm unless otherwise indicated. download a form or email us for more information.

Note! You are not required to bring your own horse to any horse training or workshop.

May 11-13, 2018
Location: Vernon, BC (The Icelandic Horse Farm)
Riding with Awareness: Introduction to Connected Riding and the Tellington TTouch
Teacher: Mandy Pretty, Connected Riding Practitioner & Tellington TTouch P3
Learn how to become more harmonious with your horse while in the saddle. Beginning with un-mounted Rider Awareness exercises, pre-riding bodywork techniques and suppling groundwork exercises, leading to mindful riding lessons make this clinic a fun filled learning experience. Help yourself and your horse let go of bracing patterns and release tension by finding a more functional "neutral" way of being. Use one of the farm's many trustworthy horses or bring your own. Limited to 6 riders.
Price: $500 plus 5% GST
Lunch included.
Reserve your space now.

June 10-17, 2018
Location: Dubois, WY (Bitterroot Ranch)
Tellington TTouch Method for Horses: Starting & Re-Educating Horses
Teacher: Robyn Hood, Senior Tellington TTouch Method Instructor
The 26th Annual Tellington TTouch Training at the Bitterroot Ranch combines spectacular setting, beautiful horses, unparalleled learning and the fun camaraderie of a premier guest ranch. Learn the easy, effective, respectful and safe way to start or re-educate a horse. Using one of the ranch's un-started youngsters or a seasoned ranch mount with a specific issue , you will work in a group guiding several horses through the steps to becoming a safe riding horse. The foundations of the Tellington TTouch Method are put into practice as you use the TTouch Bodywork to help build trust and release tension, TTouch Ground Exercises, including ground driving, to improve balance, coordination, and responsiveness and the Playground of Higher Learning helps teach horses how to act rather than react. These steps prepare the horses for their first time under saddle or provides a previously started horse with a new, positive outlook on working with people. Counts towards Tellington TTouch Practitioner status.
Contact: Kirsten Henry in the TTouch USA Office.
Price: Includes food and accommodations.

July 19-24, 2018
Location: Vernon, BC (The Icelandic Horse Farm)
Riding with Tellington TTouch & Connected Riding
Teacher: Robyn Hood, Senior Tellington TTouch Method Instructor
Co-teacher: Mandy Pretty, Connected Riding Practitioner & Tellington TTouch P3
Improve performance, well-being, and behavior while enhancing the relationship with your horse on the ground and in the saddle. This intensive hands-on course will give the tools of observation, bodywork, groundwork, and riding that will help you understand and communicate with every horse you work with. This course includes Connected Riding sessions that are complimentary to the Tellington TTouch work on the ground. Use one of the farm's horses or bring your own. Discover what beginners and Olympic riders alike have the power of TTouch! Counts towards Tellington TTouch Practitioner status. Limited to 12 riders.
Price: $950 plus 5% GST
Lunch included.
Reserve your space now.

July 27-31, 2018
Location: Vernon, BC (The Icelandic Horse Farm)
Tellington TTouch Method for Horses: Starting Youngsters & Re-Educating Trained Horses
Teacher: Robyn Hood, Senior Tellington TTouch Method Instructor
Co-teacher: Mandy Pretty, Connected Riding Practitioner & Tellington TTouch P3
Learn the easy, effective, respectful and safe way to start or re-educate a horse. Using one of the farmís un-started youngsters and/or your own horse, you will work in a group guiding several horses through the steps to becoming a riding horse. The foundations of the Tellington TTouch Method are put into practice as you use the TTouch Bodywork to help build trust and release tension, TTouch Ground Exercises, including ground driving, to improve balance, coordination, and responsiveness and the Playground of Higher Learning helps teach horses how to act rather than react. These steps prepare the horses for their first time under saddle or provides a previously started horse with a new, positive outlook on working with people. Counts towards Tellington TTouch Practitioner status.
Price: $800 plus 5% GST
Lunch included.
Reserve your space now.

August 1-3, 2018
Location: Vernon, BC (The Icelandic Horse Farm)
Connected Riding
Teacher: Peggy Cummings, Founder of Connected Riding
Connected Riding shows you how to ride with more ease and elegance. Ride like you felt as a child - free, unfettered, fun! Become one with your horse's movement. Improve your horse's posture to carry your weight more easily. Learn posture that helps your horse move. Peggy Cummings is a transformer: a conductor of information that changes how people ride, how they feel in their bodies, and how they perceive their horses and life in general. She is an innovator: a creator of exercises designed to help horse and human dance together easily, efficiently, and effectively. She is a master rider and teacher, and has the same passion and perseverance for her mission now as when she began it over 40 years ago.
Price: $700 plus 5% GST
Lunch included.
Reserve your space now.

September TBA, 2018
Location: Ottawa area, ON
Tellington TTouch for Horses
Teacher: Edie Jane Eaton, Tellington TTouch Method Instructor
An introduction to TTouch with horses.
Professionals and horse lovers alike will be astounded by the amount of knowledge and variety of practical techniques gained from this class! Learn and build on the fundamentals of Tellington TTouch Bodywork, Groundwork, and Observation skills that address the most common issues confronting horse owners, trainers, and other professionals; in a forward thinking, positive manner. This is an ideal method to help enhance positive horse training modalities. Counts towards Tellington TTouch Practitioner status. Offered as a 3 or 6 day program.
Contact: Edie Jane Eaton

TTouch Companion Animal Trainings

Companion Animal TrainingsAll trainings held at the locations indicated. Reserve your space using the links below or download a form or email us for more information.

Note! You are not required to bring your own animal to any animal training or workshop, but are welcome to do so.

April TBA, 2018
Location: Ottawa area, ON
Tellington TTouch for Companion Animals
Teacher: Edie Jane Eaton, Tellington TTouch Method Instructor
An introduction to TTouch with dogs, cats and other companion animals.
Professionals and casual dog lovers alike will be astounded by the amount of knowledge and variety of practical techniques gained from this class! Learn and build on the fundamentals of Tellington TTouch Bodywork, Groundwork, and Observation skills that address the most common issues confronting dog owners, trainers, and other professionals; in a forward thinking, positive manner. This is an ideal method to help enhance positive dog training modalities. Counts towards CEU's. Part of the ongoing TTouch Practitioner Training, suitable for new and returning students. Offered as a 3 or 6 day program.
Contact: Edie Jane Eaton

July 7-9, 2018 and July 7-11, 2018
Location: Vernon, BC (The Icelandic Horse Farm)
Tellington TTouch for Companion Animals
Teacher: Robyn Hood, Senior Tellington TTouch Method Instructor
An introduction to TTouch with dogs, cats and other companion animals.
Professionals and casual dog lovers alike will be astounded by the amount of knowledge and variety of practical techniques gained from this class! Learn and build on the fundamentals of Tellington TTouch Bodywork, Groundwork, and Observation skills that address the most common issues confronting dog owners, trainers, and other professionals; in a forward thinking, positive manner. This is an ideal method to help enhance positive dog training modalities. Counts towards CEU's. Part of the ongoing TTouch Practitioner Training, suitable for new and returning students. Offered as a 3 or 5 day program.
Price for 3-Day: $450 plus 5% GST, Price for 5-Day: $775 plus 5% GST for your first training; $900 plus 5% GST for continuing Practitioner Trainings (includes ongoing Mentoring)
Lunch included.
Reserve your space now - 3-Day
Reserve your space now - 5-Day - First Training
Reserve your space now - 5-Day - Continuing Training.

Australia and New Zealand Tour

All trainings held at the locations indicated.

November 30 - December 3, 2017
Location: Melbourne, VIC
Tellington TTouch for Companion Animals
Teacher: Robyn Hood, Senior Tellington TTouch Method Instructor
4-Day Workshop with Dogs (can count towards certification).
Contact: Tim Munro

December 8-11, 2017
Location: Sydney, NSW
Tellington TTouch for Horses
Teacher: Robyn Hood, Senior Tellington TTouch Method Instructor
Advanced Workshop with Horses.
Contact: Rebecca Booth