Training for the Working Horse
Richard has developed his own style of natural horsemanship. He uses a non-confrontational and non violent approach to training horses.
Training Courses and Heavy Horse Experience Days
Heavy Horse experience days are an introduction into working with heavy horses and are suitable for anybody over the age of 13.
Want to bring your own horse? We can run confidence building days where we train you with your horse.
Enjoy a pleasurable drive around the country lanes of Wiltshire and Dorset in our purpose built passenger wagon pulled by a pair of our heavy horses.
Timber Extraction, forestry
Richard is a professional horse logger and has been using horses in forestry for 20 years. He offers a full range of timber extraction services using heavy horses
Shows, ring displays and demonstrations
Swainsford Heavy Horses are able to give ring displays which demonstrate the use of the heavy horse in a modern environment.