Age: 24 Breed: American Quarter Horse Favorite Treat: Carrots Favorite thing to do: Cash enjoys teaching youngsters to ride but his favorite part of being a lesson horse is Adult Horsemanship classes.
Age: 100 Breed: Miniature Donkey Favorite Treat: Ranch Doritos Favorite thing to do: Elvis is the troublemaker around the barn. He enjoys finding new ways to escape from his stall. He also likes playing “tape the tail on the donkey” during birthday parties.
Age: 13 Breed: American Quarter Horse Favorite Treat: Peppermints Favorite thing to do: DJ enjoys snowy days where he can pull Sunset Trails Stables children on sleds.
Age: 14 Breed: Pony of America and American Quarter Horse Favorite Treat: Absolutely everything (she lives up to her name) Favorite thing to do: Don’t let her appetite confuse you, she has some speed! Pumpkin loves compete in speed events at fun shows.
Age: 15 Breed: A little bit of everything Favorite Treat: Homemade horse treats Favorite thing to do: Queenie loves meeting new friends! With such a sweet personality, it’s no wonder she’s a favorite around the barn!
Age: 11 Breed: American Quarter Horse Favorite Treat: Jolly Ranchers Favorite thing to do: Rick loves going on trail rides across the street from Sunset Trails Stables at James A. Reed Wildlife Refuge.
Age: 14 Breed: Welsh Pony Favorite Treat: Sugar Cubes Favorite thing to do: When Scout is not busy growing his mane that nearly touches the ground he loves show off his good looks at Sunset Trails Stables birthday parties.
Age: 6 Breed: Black and White Paint Favorite Treat: Pumpkin seeds Favorite thing to do: “He’s an indian outlaw. Half Cherokee and Chippewa. His close friends call him Bear Claw. He’s a one of a kind.” – Compliment the instructors on his name and you will get some extra browny points!
Age: 8 Breed: Paint Favorite Treat: Halloween Candy Favorite thing to do: Bobby enjoys tracking the roping dummy around the arena. One day he has dreams of becoming a real roping horse!
Wouder (Say Vouder!)
Age: 8 Breed: Appaloosa Favorite Treat: He’s so focused on work and rarely indulges in eating treats. He occasionally will have an alfalfa cube, apple, or carrot. He hates peppermints! Favorite thing to do: Wouder proudly holds the title of, “The Best Looking Horse At Sunset Trails Stables”! You’re welcome to snap a photo with this great looking guy.
Age: 9 Breed: Foundation Quarter Horse Favorite Treat: Fruit Snacks Favorite thing to do: Sausage gets the, “All Around Lesson Horse Award” Students ages 6 – 60 excel on sausage. Once he even did rides on the roof top of a luxury aprarment building in Kansas City. He even had to ride the elevator to get to the roof!
Age: 14 Breed: Missouri Mule Favorite Treat: Hedge Apples Favorite thing to do: Rosemary is the only mule at Sunset Trails. She grew up working for an amish family in Oklahoma. Today she enjoys pulling a cart and going on trail rides.
Age: 7 Breed: Buckskin Paint Pony Favorite Treat: Grazing around the barn Favorite thing to do: Tatertot is a spunky young pony. He is still figuring out his favorite thing to do. He likes trail rides, does barrels and poles, and even jumps!
Age: 10 Breed: Pony Favorite Treat: Sour Patch Kids Favorite thing to do: Favorite Activity: Napoleon loves birthday parties for small children. One of his favorite things to is being part of our mobile pony rides and traveling to birthday parties.
Age: 14 Breed: American Quarter Horse Favorite Treat: Vanilla Wafers Favorite thing to do: Favorite Activity: Tom is an amazing trail riding horse. Nothing can scare this experienced veteran. You can ride him all day and he will never get tired of trail riding.
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Age: 8 Breed: Paint Horse Favorite Treat: Mocha enjoys sipping on a cool bucket of blue Gatorade. Favorite thing to do: Favorite Thing To Do: Mocha’s favorite activity is show jumping. She is the tallest horse at Sunset Trails, and uses her height and athletic build to help her fly over jumps!
Jack & Jill
Age: 13 and 14 Breed: Missouri Foxtrotter Favorite Treat: Butterscotch Candy Favorite thing to do: Favorite Thing To Do: You might recognize this perfectly matched brother and sister team from the TV show “God,Guns, and Automobiles”. They love to pull their carriage on Sunday afternoons or show off their good looks in local parades.