Carpe Diem Training
Kelley Shetter-Ruiz is a Traveling Trainer that covers a broad area of southeastern Wisconsin and northeastern Illinois. She has over 20 years of teaching and training experience with a focus on body awareness and alignment of both horse and rider to create a better connection. She helps each rider and horse learn through positive reinforcement and understanding of each other.
My love for horses started at the young age of twelve and later I turned that passion into a career. I graduated from the University of Findlay with a Bachelor's of Science degree in Equestrian Studies and Equine Business Management. Out of college, I began working at a Trakehner breeding farm in Elgin, IL where I had the opportunity to start young horses under saddle and go on to handle all aspects of training...
Fun with Ground Pole Clinics
Utilizing ground pole and cavallettis to create intricate and challenging exercises, every clinic is tailored to the experience level and discipline of each participant. These exercises are fun and unique, focusing on developing a deeper communication between horse and rider.