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Farm Helper

Shilstone Rocks Dartmoor Pony Stud Hatuma, Hawke's Bay

Job Description

Looking for helpers from mid January 2020

Come join our herd!!

Looking for one person to come and help work with our pony herd (unpaid in exchange for food, accommodation & fun!) We need to do some groundwork, and break in some ponies for 4 weeks or more. If you could stay any time from mid January that would be great.

We have a very special breed of pony 18 of them! - the Dartmoor pony are a moorland breed originating from Dartmoor, England. Incredibly tough, friendly and good with children standing at 11.2 - 12.2 hands. We need someone with experience handling and breaking in horses.

Someone who is willing to try new things and help out with daily chores around the house and farm.

Our pony stud is located on a 500 hectare slice of paradise, on a working sheep and beef farm. Lots to do!!

Food and lodging provided in a family home. Flexibility for spending time exploring our beautiful New Zealand. We have a pool!

Half a day expected to be working with ponies then rest of day is yours to either enjoy farm life or explore. You will need a drivers licence.

We are experienced hosts - we have had helpx volunteers to stay before and have really enjoyed meeting them.

Check out our Dartmoor Pony Facebook page in the link and all the fun we get up to!

  This job vacancy was been posted over 40 days ago, but is still active and currently accepting new applications.

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Shilstone Rocks Dartmoor Pony Stud

Member since: September 2019

Pony stud in Central Hawkes Bay, New Zealand. We are located on a 500 hectare working sheep and beef farm.

Farming, Animals & Conservation