Caring for the needs of 42+ horses is an enormous job, one that Happy Dog Ranch couldn’t
accomplish without the help of volunteers. In 2019, HDR volunteers worked 4401 hours.
Each day our volunteers assist staff with a wide variety of chores, including:
All volunteers are provided with an orientation and are assigned responsibilities according to
their level of experience. Volunteers are also offered continuing education opportunities, such as groundwork lessons
and workshop/clinic participation, to grow in their abilities. HDR does not offer riding lessons to the public.
All HDR volunteers must complete and submit a volunteer form and a liability waiver.
At Happy Dog Ranch we practice a whole horse, whole person philosophy, and we ask all of our
We hope that you will join us and become a member of our volunteer herd! For more information about volunteering at Happy Dog Ranch, please email us at email@example.com.