Rehoming For Life Workshop

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Calling all staff and volunteers at horse rehoming organizations! If you want to learn about improving safety and helping horses overcome many of the challenges they face when finding a new home, the Parelli Education Institute has a workshop for you. This intensive course will focus on natural horsemanship skills, Parelli program knowledge and specialty business learning. … [Read more...]

Michigan 1st Annual Fundraising Event


Do you live in Michigan or a nearby state? If so, you won’t want to miss the first annual Parelli Education Institute fundraiser to be held Saturday, October 18, 2014 at Pepper Ridge in Holly, Michigan. The day will feature a wide variety of events and wrap up with an awards ceremony, dinner and bonfire. … [Read more...]

American Horsewomen’s Challenge

Nancy Faulconer & Leo

Nancy Faulconer is a 2* from Georgia. She is one of the competitors in the Horsewomen's Challenge this October. Nancy is training a horse named Leo. Even though Leo's owner died of a heart attack, Nancy decided that she was going to go ahead with the competition in her memory. Leo is available for purchase! You could be the lucky owner of this handy gelding. He will compete in the American Horsewoman's Challenge in Oklahoma on Oct 3-5, 2014. His purchase price includes a … [Read more...]

2015 Courses Released!

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The Parelli Education Institute is excited to announce our 2015 Course Schedule.  We are even more excited to announce that Campus Courses are returning back to the East Coast, on the Ocala, Florida Campus!  These courses are in addition to a full schedule of courses on our Pagosa Springs, Colorado Campus. We will be offering from 1-week through 10-week courses throughout the year, from Beginning Level 1 through Level 4+ topics.  The course titles are too many to list, but … [Read more...]

Texas Rally Roundup 2014

Christi Rains

Come join us for more fun, more learning than ever before in all four savvys. 10+ Parelli Instructors sharing their knowledge! All proceeds go to the Parelli Education Institute. All this and much, much more for the unbelievably low price of $150 for 1 day and $250 for 2 days. For an additional donation of $25 you may dine Saturday evening at a catered BBQ with Texas’ finest Parelli instructors. Will be held at the Washington County Fairgrounds located at 1305 E. Blue … [Read more...]

What will YOU get out of attending a Rally?

Much more than you might anticipate! Check out this great story written by Janet Johns after last year’s Texas Parelli Rally Roundup. The message for everyone is: no matter what your skill level, don’t hesitate about attending a rally because you will come away with a renewed sense of confidence and connection with your horse! We guarantee Janet’s story will inspire you. … [Read more...]

California Rally Roundup Fundraiser Event

Parelli Education Institute

The beautiful Atwood Ranch will be the location for the California Rally Roundup on October 18 and 19, 2014 to benefit the Parelli Education Institute. With or without a horse, you’ll be able to participate in a wide range of fun and educational activities including Spotlights, Savvy Stations and even a Horseless Tournament! A BBQ and silent auction will also be held. … [Read more...]

Learn Best Practices in Therapeutic Horsemanship


If you are interested in or work in the field of therapeutic horsemanship, you will want to participate in Parelli Education Institute’s specialty courses this summer and fall. The courses are geared toward leaders in the therapeutic horsemanship industry who would like to create safer and more effective programs as well as for licensed Parelli Professionals who are interested in learning how to serve therapeutic centers. … [Read more...]

Congratulations to Parelli Education Institute spokesperson Lauren Barwick

Lauren Barwick, 4-Star Senior Instructor

Congratulations Lauren Barwick! Lauren Barwick, para-equestrian Olympic medal-winner and Parelli Education Institute spokesperson, now tops the rankings as the number one para-equestrian rider in the world. We are proud to have her as part of our team. This story from Horsetalk New Zealand has the details: … [Read more...]

An Introduction to the Parelli Campus

Pagosa Springs, Colorado – At first glance, the entrance to the campus is just as expected: a long and scenic driveway surrounded by mountains on one side and, as you approach the main area, vast green hills popping out from every angle. And then there’s the gleaming white dominance of the big top; a large and famous tent which has been host to many events. It is a great reminder of where you are and why! From the moment you arrive, whether you are a visitor, student, … [Read more...]