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: 22 Breed: American Quarter Horse Favorite Treat: Jolly Ranchers Favorite thing to do: Everyone knows Rick as the horse with that hang his tongue out! Don't let his goofy look fool you! This old man has been at Sunset Trails for several years and is one of the greatest lesson horses of all time!
Age: 16 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: 8 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!
Age: 17 Breed: American Paint Horse 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: Apollo 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: Nik is an amazing trail riding horse. Nothing can scare this experienced veteran. You can ride her all day and she will never get tired of trail riding!
Age: 16 Breed: Quarter Horse Favorite Treat: Beets Favorite thing to do: Dwight is an amazing lesson horse and also enjoys trail rides. His speciality is traditional Indian weddings. He has carried many grooms through the wedding precession to the alter.
Age: 21 Breed: American Quarter Horse Favorite Treat: Samson enjoys sipping on a cool bucket of blue Gatorade. Favorite thing to do: Samson's favorite activity is barrel racing. Samson motto everyday is, "Three barrels, two hearts, one dream!"
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.
Favorite Treat: Sour Patch Kids
Favorite Activity: He loves to snuggle and munch on grass. He is the proud father of "Neal" the mini mule and is expecting another baby this spring!
Breed: Miniature Mule
Favorite Treat: Calf Mana
Favorite Activity: Neal was just born this spring at Sunset Trails Stables. He is still trying to figure out what is calling will be. Right now he loves chasing goats and getting into trouble.
Breed: Miniature Horse
Favorite Treat: Green Grass
Favorite Thing To Do: Pequena loves to pull her cart! If you do camp at Sunset Trails Stables you will get to see this little lady in action!
Breed: Miniature Horse
Favorite Treat: Sweet Feed
Favorite Thing To Do: Margaret loves to travel to mobile petting zoos. She is also the proud mother of Neil the mini mule. She is expecting another mini mule foal this spring!