The Silent Power Struggle Between The Barn Owner And The Trainer


There are many things about owning and running a boarding barn that are wonderful but there are also things that can make the job very hard and at times maddening as you try to navigate through the issues that come up. Some of the issues a boarding stable will have are in your face and you can recognize them easily and in most cases are easy to fix. Client complaints, barn rules, financial questions, herd management are all pretty easy to work on and with time become non-issues if you start off with a good foundation. The one thing that is almost always overlooked for a new barn owner is in regards to the trainers that will work out of their facility. When we first opened our stable many years ago there was no