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Business Name Kentucky – Buckley Ranch & Sport Horses LLC
Name Lester Buckley
Address 1183 Logan Station Road
Shelbyville, Kentucky 40065
United States
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Business Phone (502) 834-0944
Mobile Phone (808) 640-1681
Website BuckleyRanchandSportHorses.com
Services & Credentials

Name: Lester Buckley
Address: 1183 Logan Station Road – Shelbyville Kentucky 40065
Email Address: lesterbuckley@gmail.com
Business Phone: (502) 834-0944
Mobile Phone: (808) 640-1681

Website: http://www.BuckleyRanchandSportHorses.com

Professional Service: Clinician, Instructor, Trainer

Short Biography

Training Horses including but not limited to Ranch Work,Classical Dressage,( both English & Western) & SportJumping. Lessons regularly. Clinics both for English & Western riders & horses. Breeding Ranch horses, Arabian Horses and Sport-horses in Kentucky.

Description of Services:

We breed and train both Sporthorses & Western horses here in Kentucky and Germany. I have been a professional trainer well over 30 years. Graduated from Sul Ross State University with a BS in Equine Science. Assistant Trainer for 7 years to NCHA Hall Of Fame Trainer Willie Richardson. I was also a past trainer for the King Ranch in Texas and the Parker Ranch in Hawaii. Also have ridden over a decade in Germany both Dressage & Jumping horses and have my license to instruct both disciplines from the German FN. Have been a clinician for some time, both English and Western. One of the founding 4 partners of Light Hands Horsemanship as well.

Sincerely, Lester Buckley