The focus of our lesson program is on the happiness and personal growth of our students and horses. 

Dottie is a Massachusetts licensed riding instructor with over 40 years of professional experience training horses and educating riders.  She offers lessons to riders and drivers of all ages.

 Disciplines include

  • Huntseat
  • Western Pleasure
  • Dressage
  • Western Dressage
  • Carriage Driving


All students are taught the fundamentals of good horsemanship in a safe environment.

Independence Stable is home to a small string of kind, dependable lesson horses.  

Students may also trailer in their own horses for lessons.