Links to Equestrian Related Information and Resources

---The listings below are for information only and as such does not imply a recommendation from the Trailblazers---


Diane Isbell 800-399-1853 call Mindi Lunn (925) 784-0933 to schedule

Carrie Pierce (925) 734-5320 Castro Valley

Cory Soltau (925) 831-3450 East Bay

Niki Moore (925) 672-8700 Tri Valley (Do not call this number at night unless an emergency) Email:

Mike Parker (925) 938-2524

Chuck Strickland pgr (925) 439-1940 cell (925) 354-2843 Brentwood

Ann Marie Buonanno (925) 449-1867 Livermore

Dana Conly --Tri-Valley Vet--Gilroy, Morgan Hill (408) 848-8886

Alana Alpern, Blue Heron Equine (925) 783-7826 Emeryville

Carol Ormond (925) 377-1300 Oakland

Lauren de Rock (559) 324-7448, cell (559) 593-9394,

Wallace Palmer (209) 541-5024--San Joaquin County, Oakdale

Renee Golenz (925) 240-9060 Brentwood

Tina Faulkner, (510) 449-1311 Easy Bay Area

Danielle Bergen, Equine Performance Vet Service, 274, 2150 Portola Ave, Suite D., Livermore, Ca 94551 (925) 980-7654

Ashton Cloninger, DVM, 1121 Jefferson Ave., Redwood City, CA (650) 570-4320--good lameness diagnostician, comes to bay area

Taylor ER Veterinarian Emergency Hospital, 1231 W. Taylor Rd., Turlock, Ca 95382, (209) 669-8600,

Sophie Russell, Mobile Equine Vet, (925) 420-0242,,


Susan Dockter: email: (925) 699-9164,

Dead Livestock Removal and/or transport to UC Davis

Janice Pementel cell (925) 997-1387


Brandyn Hartfield (Recommended by Brynn Bollinger 3/16/18)

Nicole Pilkington (925) 642-1544 (3/16/18 Recommended by Jane Hart)

Doug Roberts (925) 667-9031

Chris Mason (925) 785-5844

Jacqueleine Wein (925) 922-2618

Nathan Mott (925) 918-3483

Craig Bostard (925) 634-1952, Brentwood

Danny Love (925) 625-2777 or (925) 628-5814, Brentwood

Everado Delgadillo (aka: Lalo) (510) 589-2846

Chris Fegundas (925) 413-5876, Livermore

Tim Tredway, Orinda

Cheryl Smith (510) 676-0890

Ann Ramsey (510) 517-5998

Craig Schwarberg (209) 648-1254, 840 S. Minaret St., Turlock, CA 95380

Kimberly Njirich (209) 206-3742,, P.O. Box 4385, Sonora, CA 95370--comes to bay area

Jay Payne (307) 421- 4470 Livermore Area

Arthur Saabey (209) 346-0734

Trent Thompson (650) 888-2169 Livermore Area and Woodside etc.

T.J. Collett (805) 610-1974 Paso Robles

Chiropractors (Equine) :

Michael Gleason 800-499-7910

Amanda Aspesos (510) 289-1436

Robert Dees (925) 872-4663

Kirsten Schick (925) 628-5937

Tracy Rainwaters (408) 431-0525 email: and

Mike Agrella, Salinas (831) 759-0858

Chiropractors (For Humans):

Dr. Robert (Rob) Walsh, 5480 Sunol Blvd, Suite C, Pleasanton, CA 94566, (925) 485-4534.

Dr. Tara Walsh, 5480 Sunol Blvd, Suite C, Pleasanton, CA 94566, (925) 485-4534

Equine Dentistry:

Richard Miller,

Nikki Moore Vet /Alani Patricio (dentist) call Niki to schedule work 925-672-8700 (Do not call this number at night unless an emergency) email:

Body Work/Massage:

Kimberly Njirich (209) 206-3742,, P.O. Box 4385, Sonora, CA 95370

Kristin Hickey, P.O. Box 2575, Menlo Park, CA 94026 (775) 223-1111

Carol Turanin, (510) 207-0471,

Saddle Fitting:

Robyn Dorius. (209) 585-6582,

Reactor Saddle Co.

Susan and David Hartje, (209) 245-3789,

Giovanni, in Vacaville, CA

Kathleen Green, KVGreen@sbcglobal .net

Brenda Benkley-Specialized Saddles (925) 348-0184

Lori Justin-Specialized Saddles (925) 932-1812

Saddle/Leather Repair:

Dave West 925-784-2388--Rocklin, CA.

Western Saddlery, 7038 Commerce Circle, Pleasanton, CA 1 800-833-5085 or 925-460-0373

Arney's Crow Canyon Saddlery, 10730 Crow Canyon Rd, Castro Valley 510-537-0120

Tri Valley Cobbler, 2558 Old First St, Livermore, CA 925-443-2668 (Small repairs only)

Sweet Water Leather Co., 1601 2nd Street, Escalon, Ca 95320, (209) 838-2487 (Judy Rose)

Blanket Cleaning and Repair. Clipper Repair and Sharpening:

Nancy's Blanket/Clipper, 3211 W. Whitmore Ave., Modesto, CA 95358, office 209-531-0767, cell 209-505-0550

Western Saddlery, 7038 Commerce Circle, Pleasanton, CA 1 800-833-5085 or 925-460-0373 (Carolyn)

Robert Zoret, Livermore (925) 449-2129-clipper repair

Tack/Feed/Barn Supplies/Fencing

Vista Madera Feed and Tack, 3908 MacArtur Blvd, Oakland, CA 94619

Arney's Crow Canyon Saddlery, 10730 Crow Canyon Rd, Castro Valley 510-537-0120

Western Saddlery, 7038 Commerce Circle, Pleasanton, CA 1 800-833-5085 or 925-460-0373

Concord Feed, 7100 Dublin Blvd., Dublin, CA 94568, 925-230-1060, Megan Head

East Bay Hay and Grain, Greenville Rd., Livermore, CA

Longriders Gear 888-420-4327 email:, website:

Hawkins Western World, 19123 S Corrral Hollow Rd, Tracy, Ca 95304 (209) 833-0313 Gina Hunter, 8:30am to 4:00pm

Conlins, 576 Warnerville Rd, Oakdale, CA 95361 (209) 847-8977


Butch Bolen (916) 599-0250


Summit General: 1-877-803-7846, Cheri Hubbert, 22860 Savi Ranch Parkway, Yorba Linda, CA 92887

Equine Insurance Co (Parker General Ins) : 1 800-321-5723 P.O. Box 661030, Arcadia, CA 91066 email:

Larry Viegas Insurance, 1830 Vernon St., #5, Roseville, Ca 95678, (916) 784-1655,

Health and Welfare

Fecal Egg counts (Click Here)

Wormer Fact Sheet (Click Here)

Ranch/Home/Pet Sitting

Jennifer King--- email:, cell (925) 525-1211

Camping and Travel checkoff lists: You can download these lists and customize for yourself.

Click Here for a list from Diane Wishart

Click Here for a list from Jean Schreiber

Trailer/Service or Repair

Performance Trailer Service, Peter Matheson, owner, 6710 Marsh Creek Rd, Clayton, Ca 94517, (925) 914-0836,, and delivery.

Barro, AG welding and trailer repair, 26414 Lonetree, Escalon, CA 95320, 209-838-7644

Mobile Trailer Repair: New mobile trailer repair and detail service. Mobile, on site, or can pick up and deliver your trailer for free to most local locations. Offering the following services: brakes, tires, bearings, buddy bearings, any and all electrical repairs and trouble shooting, acid washing for aluminum trailers, welding metal and aluminum....either for repair or new fabrication of interior or exterior; roof and flooring repairs - epoxy no slip flooring for interior floors, or ramps. Additionally, service and repair all boat, house, motorcycle, and toy hauler trailers. Please contact (925)-914-0836 for details and pricing or e- mail: or

Western World Trailer Sevice/Parts at Hawkins Western World, 19123 S Corrral Hollow Rd, Tracy, Ca 95304 (209) 833-0313 Gina Hunter,

Federal Information and Contacts:

Contact information for your Representatives and Senators can be found at and or you can call the AHC. (American Horse Council). Please email or fax your letters to your Representatives and Senators as traditional mail must undergo lengthy security procedures.

Equestrian News and Information for the Bay Area and Northern California:

Bay Area Equestrian Network

PMU horse rescue adoption site for PMU horses

Equestrian Associations, Clubs and Clinicians:

Twain Harte Horsemen (THH)

Calfornia State Horsemen’s Association Region 5
CSHA's Trail Riders Awards Program (TRAP)

Diablo Ladies Drill Team – Livermore award winning team http://diablodrill,org

J bar K Ranch, Jim and Karen Hagen,

Leslie Desmond

Trails & Campgrounds:

To RESERVE campgrouds:

Horse CAMPING and DAY USE for California, Click Here

Trails in and around Cool, California,

Lone Tree Farm

Plasses Resort at Silver Lake. High Sierra camping and trail riding near Kirkwood, CA.

East Bay Regional Parks District

The Horseback Riding TrailSource worldwide

Sites for Buying, Adopting or Selling Horses:

Bay Area Equestrian Network

BLM Wild Horse & burro adoption website

Photo classifieds of horses for sale with defined search features

Online Horse Supplies and Equipment Catalogs:

Jeffers Equine

State Line Tack

Country Supply

Long Rider’s Gear – for the distance horse and rider

Bits and Bridles

Adams Horse Supply

Rope Halters, leads (all good yacht rope)

Resources for Good Articles and Equine Research:

Good articles for holistic therapy treatments for horse and rider

Jessica Jahiel’s Horse Sense – the newsletter of holistic horsemanship

Natural Horsemanship

The Horse news and in-depth, veterinarian-approved articles on equine health

The Horse Show – on-line radio show devoted to horses with Rick Lamb

Miscellaneous Listings:

Stolen Horse International, Inc. 'NetPosse' horse theft and providing theft awareness programs

Horse Sense: Self defense tactics out on the trail and in equestrian parking lots.
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