Saskatchewan Judge, Clinician, Horse Riding Lessons Instructor
Laura Martin is a certified all-breed Horse Judge, Clinician, Horse Riding Lessons Instructor and Coach in the Saskatchewan Equine Industry. Saskatoon, Regina, Prince Albert, The Battlefords and areas in Saskatchewan.
Saskatchewan IMTCA International Mountain Trail Judge and Trainer
Saskatchewan Horse Federation SHF Judge and Clinician
Equestrian Canada EC Certified Western Competition Coach and Riding Lessons
Saskatchewan Equine Appraiser Providing Horse Appraisals in Saskatchewan
About Painted River Ranch
Painted River Ranch (1998) is nestled in the scenic Blucher hills, 30 minutes east of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Canada. Laura Martin has been raising and training horses for 4 decades. First as a 4-H member, then as a AQHA & APHA Lifetime member. Horses she’s raised and trained have gone on to break world records like the most APHA World titles earned by a Canadian bred horse. Others have earned National and Top 20 World and APHA All Around awards.
PRR horses have earned a reputation of being quiet, laid back and trusting horses who are versatile in abilities.
- Saskatchewan Horse Federation (SHF) all breed judge
- International Mountain Trail Association (IMTCA) Judge and Trainer
- Equestrian Canada Western Competition Coach
- American Society of Equine Appraisers (ASEA)
Laura and partner Ralph, breed just a couple of their own mares and retain the offspring for their personal use.
Laura still promotes and advertises Petes offspring on their sale page.
If your timing is right, you may come across one of her own projects looking for a forever home.
Wit and Wisdom Blog
The crazy story of Pistol Packin Frekles and how he became herd sire at Painted River Ranch.
There is crazy story behind our acquisition of Pistol Packin Frekles, 3X World Champion APHA Stallion, . I had always dreamed of owning a homozygous western pleasure stallion, but they were as rare as hens’ teeth in Canada....
Life is a trail challenge because everyday a new course of challenges is set for us. We can face new obstacles in life just like those in a trail challenge. Challenge can be time consuming, tricky, and scary. But all challenges can be navigated with...