New Farmhands

          Say a bright welcome to our newest worker on the farm, Tyler Mentink! He’s a wonderfully uplifting and hardworking man, we’re glad to have his high spirits around.   Read more »

Aggressive at Feeding time

We’ve had a lot of animals come in over the years that have been aggressive at feeding time. Kicking out at person or other horses, striking with front legs, nipping at, turning haunches toward, pinning ears are all signs that the horse/dog feel threatened that you are in their space and may take what is […] Read more »

August Show Dates and Camp Reminder!!

Just a little reminder to anyone who is signed up for camp in August your final payment is due 10 days before the start of camp. If you are unsure of the amount owed email Nikke at hafemeyer@frontiernet.net and I’ll let you know. Thanks! Here are some upcoming show dates that we plan to attend. […] Read more »

St Croix County Fair

This year was no exception to the fun we had at St Croix County Fair! Congratulations to all of our riders that participated in the Horse Project. Eight horses and ten riders from Pine Lake Pastures attended St Croix County Fair. We want to especially congratulate Hannah Morton at her last year of 4H and […] Read more »

June calendar

There are 2 shows in June we may attend if there is enough interest. The first is an “A” rated hunter show in Long Lake, MN on the 21/22. There is also a Dressage schooling show in Stillwater on the 28th. If you think you might be interested in attending either of these shows please […] Read more »

Important information!

Hi Everyone, Most of you may have heard that Cheri had a fall and had some fractured vertebrae. She is going into surgery today. She is up and doing well and we really appreciate everyone who has reached out and prayed for her safe recovery. Lessons: Nikke will teach lessons this weekend. We will have […] Read more »

Horse show May 25- 3 Ring circus in Hugo, MN

The next horse show we will attend is 3 Ring Circus in Hugo, MN on Sunday, May 25. It is hunter, jumper, and dressage. Please let us know ASAP if you would like to join us at this show. You can get more details about the show here: http://www.stcroixsaddlery.com/St_Croix_Saddlery_Schooling_Show_s/121.htm We will still have normal lessons at […] Read more »

Horse show information

I’m copying the letter we emailed out today in case we don’t have your email. Please call, text, or email Cheri or Nikke with any questions. Links to forms are at the bottom of the post. We are hosting an ‘in house’ horse show this Sunday Mother’s Day. The show will begin approx. 9am and […] Read more »

Show at Pine Lake Pastures-May 11

We are hosting a small show for our students on May 11th. This is a great option for those who are new to showing or to get back into competition mode. If you are planning on coming please let us know so we can start figuring out horses and classes. Due to the show there […] Read more »

Lessons April 20

We have had a few people ask us to keep our lesson open tommorow since it is predicted to be such a beautiful day. If you are interested in riding we will have a lesson at 1 pm. Nikke will teach. If you want to ride in this lesson please email or text right away […] Read more »