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  • Recipe To SUCCESS

    WHAT IS MOUNTAIN VIEW STABLES RECIPE TO SUCCESS – as answered by Irene van der Westhuizen:  Over the past few years, the question most frequently posed to us was: what is our recipe to success? We asked Irene to enlighten us on what she thinks adds value to their training program and factors she believes […]

  • Veterinary Chiropractic

    Dr Lance Riggien completed his studies at the Durban university of Technology before qualifying as a chiropractor in 2003. He has been working in private practice for the last 13 years. In 2015, he qualified as a Veterinary Chiropractor in Germany as well as successfully completing his International Veterinary Chiropractic Association exams and becoming a member of this International […]

  • Valley’s Rising Light

    Valley’s Rising Sun X G.J.L. Beau’s Easter Parade   This exciting young 3 gaited and Park Horse prospect is offered for your consideration. She is dynamic, athletic, intelligent and of sound mind. She is exciting to watch and consistent on her gaits Her rich coloring and show presence deliver a thrilling performance, time after time […]

  • Valley’s Harlem’s Lucky Charm

    Click to enlarge Valley’s Lucky Charm presents himself with a refined elegance and a beautiful carriage, full rib spring and has a gracious motion.  He is sired by the World renowned, Harlem Globetrotter. This young gelding has mastered the three gaited equitation game, calculating every thought into action with careful precision. His intelligence is astounding, […]

  • Valley’s Dance In The Clouds

    Valley’s Dance In The Clouds Dance In The Clouds is an exceptionally talented young four year old mare. She exhibits typical features of her sire, naturally high head carriage, well sprung from the rib, strong sloped shoulder, wide chest, strong hind quarter, beautiful movement, whilst remaining feminine. She is light in her bridle, sensible, athletic, […]

  • Valley’s Summer Wind

    Valley’s Summer Wind was born an entertainer, she is flashy, has presence, light on her feet, composed and good in temperament. This young mare is exciting to watch and accomplished in her gaits, all attributes she has inherited from her sire, Valley’s Cloudburst. We are expecting her to grow into a brilliant performance horse for […]

  • Valley’s Shooting Star

    Valley’s Shooting Star is on the meteoric rise to be a true champion. He is versatile, athletic, handsome and of sound mind. He is sired by the astronomical Harlem Globetrotter and promises to be an exciting prospect, ready to entertain a lady or child en route to stardom. Click to enlarge

  • Valley’s Dance In The Clouds

    Click to enlarge Dance In The Clouds is an exceptionally talented young four year old mare. She exhibits typical features of her sire, naturally high head carriage, well sprung from the rib, strong sloped shoulder, wide chest, strong hind quarter, beautiful movement, whilst remaining feminine. She is light in her bridle, sensible, athletic, has a […]

  • Raising Your Foal

    Our elite and exclusive breeding program delivers much excitement during foaling season. The mares due to foal are brought down to the stable yard and  placed together in a big paddock, a strategically planned area with sufficient food, water and shelter. These paddocks are safe and secure ensuring natural safety for the mares and their […]

  • Saddle Placement & The Musculoskeletal Effect

    A horse’s confirmation changes throughout its lifetime, directly related to its training, levels of exercise and weight maintenance. When fitting a saddle, it is crucial to consider the horse’s physical attributes and to continue monitoring saddle placement as the horse matures and develops athletically. A well fitted saddle enhances your horse’s performance, places you in […]