Entries by RanchAdmin

Equine Osteopath visits us

We have been very lucky this week to have the superb equine osteopath Bryony Burt visiting us from London. She has treated and checked over a lot of the horses here, to keep them in optimum health and see if any have underlying niggles, sores and skeletal or muscular pains. This is BAMBINA having her […]

Endurance riding trial

Team Los Rubios (our young riders team) we treated to a real life experience of Endurance Riding on Sunday when Caroline took them through the what, why and how of this sport. Caroline is a champion rider, competing around Andalucia in 60 and 80km races. She had a wealth of knowledge and experience to share […]

Meet the new horses

We’ve had some new arrivals at the Ranch. So we’d like to introduce you to our new horses. QUASI is the oldest of our new horses, at around 16 years old. Typical Spanish (he has that high stepping leg action!) he is such a sweet boy and always so eager to please. When he arrived […]

Green green grass!

Our horses have been out enjoying the green green grass of Spring! And there’s more of it than usual. You may have seen that this part of Spain has had a lot (and we mean A LOT) of torrential rain, continuously, throughout March and into April? The reservoirs which were in deficit for the last […]

The perfect Valentines gift

Looking for the perfect Valentines gift? Do you and your partner love horses? Or want to try? Then book our fantastic SADDLE UP 2 hour experience for you both. We will even throw in a glass of cava at the viewpoint to celebrate your riding success! 2 hours includes Meet your horse and team at […]

Caroline’s 1st place in 60km endurance race

Well done to Caroline and the “champagne war horse” Bambina creating a buzz in the endurance riding world here in Andalucia. They won their very first 40km endurance competition race last month – and today stepped up to the next level in a race near Jerez. Competing in 60km, this amazing team won first place! […]

Canicross Ranch Siesta success

This weekend some of the team led by Caroline swapped horses for dogs and 4 legs for 2…. They headed off to Manilva for the Mushing race (Canicross) 6 km for the adults and 2 km for the kids. And 5 of the team got placed in the top 3 and medals! A fabulous fun […]

When Ranch Siesta went to the 3 Kings

We were invited to take part in a very special 3 Kings event at a local school this week. The school creates a great 3 Kings experience for parents and children by building a stall and having live animals there. We took 3 horses (Nero, Lacasito and Princess) to take part in the most important […]