Christine Adderson

 Isla Adderson

Student Program 


 What We Offer






School of Légèreté  

 Philippe Karl

 Melanie Bulmahn

  Teachers' Course

  Open Clinics




Welcome to ForTheHorse and The Home of the Canada School of Légèreté.

Our holistic, educational equine farm and equine rescue, in the heart of the Canadian Shuswap Highlands, is like no other!! 



From cantankerous, unwanted, mischievous pony, to partner of the world's youngest Parelli Level 2 rider, to a kind and patient teacher, this is the story of Sunny... read more here

2017 Schedule Guest Master Instructor

Melanie Bulmahn, from Germany

April 19 - 21  Open Clinic

April 22  - 25  Teachers' Course

July 20 - 23  Teachers' Course

July 24 - 26 Open Clinic

September 20 - 22  Open Clinic

September 23 - 26 Teachers' Course

Join us at our School to study Légèreté as well as the many other equine areas of study we offer.

Our Vision:
We bring the worlds of humans and horses together with respect and dignity.

Our Mission:

To provide the highest quality educational and vocational programs to enrich the lives of riders and horses on an environmentally respectful, organic farm.

Values we are committed to:

  • Complete respect and understanding of equines
  • Responsible land and animal stewardship
  • Excellence in farm management, programs, operations, people
  • Exceptional caring support for our program participants to ensure their safety and well being
  • Honest, equitable and non-discriminatory treatment of all
  • Technological innovation
  • Teamwork and collaboration

Honourary Members of ForTheHorse here

ForTheHorse:  7748 Skimikin Road, Chase, BC, Canada      

Photo credits:  ForTheHorse and Candice Camille

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Christine Adderson and Merlin





 Philippe Karl, Isla Adderson and Jota