P’tit Trot Program

An introduction to the EC Learn to Ride Program in both English and Western riding. Designed for children ages 5 & up.

P’tit Trot

Ptit Trot - Island Horse Council - ride English
Ptit Trot - Island Horse Council - ride Western

 P’tit Trot is a learning program designed for children 5 years and over who love horses and ponies and who want to take care of them while learning about them in the English or Western style.

The P’tit Trot book is very in-depth and well-illustrated, yet easy to follow and understand for young minds or those learning the English language. The coloured drawings and pictures combined with the educational notes help children to discover the ABC’s of the behaviour of the horses, the care they require, the attitude to have around them, as well as the basics of horseback riding in a safe environment.

Parents and Coaches:
Parents and coaches are encouraged to use this colorful and educational program, P’tit Trot can be used for day camps, beginner lesson programs, or just as a fun addition to any learning environment.

The P’tit Trot program is an introduction to the EC Learn to Ride Program in both English and Western riding. The coach helps the child learn all of the introductory lessons presented in each chapter of the book. The coach can then present the child with a certificate for each level they have reached: bronze, silver, gold, platinum.