Ryan Peterson Training Doc

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on January 6, 2010, 3:50 pm


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26 Year Young Hollywood Horse

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on January 6, 2010, 7:04 am


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Training Hollywood Horses

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on January 4, 2010, 8:53 pm


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12 Year Old Irish Sport Horse Gelding

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on January 3, 2010, 8:49 pm


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Teaching a Horse to Walk a Plank

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on January 3, 2010, 12:57 am


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Congratulations Ava and Milo!

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on December 30, 2009, 9:27 pm


Santa brought Milo to Ava this year, what a cute puppy, he is a Puggle, for more info visit http://www.puggle.org/  Milo is super smart and has impeccable manners.
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Darby Finds a New Home

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on December 26, 2009, 10:37 pm


One of our favorite ponies found a new home and is having a great time in the parade with his new owner.  Congratulations!
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RJ Interview With Fox TV-Michigan

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on December 14, 2009, 8:51 pm


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Black Gold “Goldie”

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on December 9, 2009, 2:14 am


Goldie is a favorite for the kids to ride, here she is learning to work off the whips in the round pen.  This talented filly by RJ has her Daddy’s talent for tricks and learning anything new.
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Rex Peterson Training Hollywood Horses “Secretariat” and “Hidalgo”

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on December 7, 2009, 12:34 pm


In spite of the cold winter snow day, fans of Hidalgo and Secretariat came out to watch Rex work his two famous equine actors. To find out when you can meet Rex and his horses, check the Clinic Schedule
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Come Meet “Secretariat” and “Hidalgo” Saturday, 1pm at Windrock Farm

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on December 1, 2009, 12:53 pm


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: When:  December 5, 2009, 1pm  Open to the Public Where:  Windrock Farm 724 Bangall Amenia Road, Amenia, NY Contact:  Cari Swanson 914.456.3155 cari@cariswanson.com www.SwansonPetersonProductions.com <http://www.SwansonPetersonProductions.com> More photos available by request “Secretariat” visits “Hidalgo” in Dutchess County this weekend.  Come meet Rex Peterson, the Internationally acclaimed Hollywood Horse trainer work with two of his famous
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Peadar-a Horse to Build Confidence

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on December 1, 2009, 12:06 pm


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The Real McCoy

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on November 26, 2009, 3:55 am


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Teaching a Horse Not to Kick and to Bow

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on November 23, 2009, 11:39 pm


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Come Meet “Secretariat” Dec 5 at Windrock Farm

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on November 18, 2009, 9:03 pm


Of course I know Secretariat died in 1989 at the young age of 19 from complications with laminitis.  Rex Peterson will have his horse Harbor Mist, who portrays Secretariat and his mother, Somethingroyal in the upcoming Disney film “Secretariat” (2010) at Windrock Farm December 5 to meet his fans.  Harbor Mist is also the main [...]
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Teaching Kids to Ride with Confidence

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on November 16, 2009, 12:26 pm


Diego has no fear of horses because he is growing up around them and loves to sit on the biggest horses in the barn.  Fiona is riding Peadar who is a kind gentle horse and Simon is on Shadow, with Lauren giving him some pointers.
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Droid Commercial with Tye

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on November 13, 2009, 4:30 pm


Rex received a last minute call from a production company in LA  to bring horse to a commercial for Verizon.  Originally they requested a horse to rear under saddle and then gallop off into the desert.  When we arrived on set, the director decided he wanted something entirely different.  Tye was the Directors pick of [...]
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Silver and The Lone Ranger

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on November 13, 2009, 3:58 am


I am fascinated with the history of horses in films and have been researching the horses used in The Lone Ranger.  Recently I came across the following from a beautiful book Hollywood Hoofbeats by Petrine Mitchem. The Lone Ranger began as a radio serial in 1933.  The famous fictional partnership between the masked hero and his [...]
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Zenyatta -A Super Horse

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on November 9, 2009, 8:21 pm


Feel what it is like to have her mane flying in the wind, see how relaxed she is and experience the view from the back of this outstanding athlete.
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Jonathan Groff Meets RJ

Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on November 8, 2009, 3:03 am


Jonathan Groff meeting RJ with Ang Lee on the set of “Taking Woodstock” in Millerton , NY.  Jonathan learned to ride with Cari teaching him on her schoolmasters before having him ride RJ who is a seasoned Hollywood star.  RJ was one of the horses who played Hidalgo in the Disney classic film of the [...]
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