Symposium begins tomorrow!

We are excited to be gearing up for the Symposium that begins tomorrow. People have gathered from all over….some brought their horses for lessons, others brought enthusiasm and an eagerness to learn. It's going to be great! Stay tuned next week for a wrap-up with...

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Brasil, then Golegã!

Be sure to click the links above for each of our trips this Fall! It's going to be a busy time for us….first the Symposium, the 9th in our Classical Series, then our annual trip to Brasil, then to Golegã! We hope to see you for some of these exciting events.

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Symposium! Classical Series, 9th Session!

We've posted the details for the Symposium in October, click the link above to reserve your spot (October 2014 Symposium). Special rates available now at Dry Creek Inn….just follow the link on the details page. Looking forward to welcoming you in October!

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A note about students of Mestre Barbier

For many years Dominique has had the great pleasure to share his knowledge with many people of all levels in their horsemanship. A number of aspiring professionals and mature professionals have studied with him for decades and we are pleased to support their efforts...

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Symposium Recap!

We've just finished the best-ever Classical Series Symposium. Thank you to all our participants and guests, and of course our marvelous team! We hosted guests from as far away as New Zealand and China...and many folks from Canada and the midwest looking to escape the...

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Wishing you a wonderful Holiday Season!

We wish you all, our readers, riders and friends, abundant health and happiness in this season of joy!  And for our equine partners, a year of health and well-being, and compassionate riding! Amities, Dominique and Debra

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latest email blast….Happy Holidays!!!

  Be sure to sign up for our newsletter on the blog or on our site to receive all the latest news and offerings. The button is just there on the right side.For a limited time, receive a free Barbier Farms Polo shirt with your order of $275 or more of books,...

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Portugal, part 3…final

A little quiet time after the Holiday gives me time to write the last post about my trip to Portugal in September. The days were filled with visiting the breeding farms and trainers and filled, too, with good food. But I had a special afternoon at Senhor Manuel...

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Portugal AND Brasil

OOPS! Thought this was posted from Brasil!!! Well, better late than never. Time travel with me back to late September and then October…. As I am a little late in getting another blog post up about the trip in Portugal, I will combine some news from Portugal and the...

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