Confidence and Fun Through Horsemanship

Equine Life Solutions, home of ELS Stables,  is a premiere riding and education center residing at beautiful Holly Farm in Bothell, Washington.  We are conveniently located just 50 minutes from downtown Seattle, off Hwy 405.

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Equine Life Solutions is continually committed to serving our clients in the safest, cleanest, high-quality care facility. Whether you are looking for a new home for your horse, or a community of horse-loving humans, Equine Life Solutions has it all.

So come and enjoy a truly “stable” community. Check us out and find out why ELS Stables is the best possible “Herd” of humans and horses around! Through groundwork, riding lessons, special events and straight up play, our students and horses gain confidence in themselves and each other.

Whether you are new to horses or an experienced rider, fearful or confident, ELS has a variety of classes and programs to meet your needs.

Explore our site to learn about our drama-free facility and lesson programs utilizing Natural Horsemanship techniques. And please call or email for more information or to arrange a visit.

-Robyn Smith
Owner, Instructor, Chief Horse Lover

-Lee Palmer
3 Star Parelli Natural Horsemanship Instructor, Horse Development Specialist

For the safety of our animals and students, dogs must be kept in the car or walked in designated areas. Just ask us before taking your pet out of car. Thank You!

Please Note:  We do not offer trail rides

The horse is as honest and as truthful as anything you could ever work with. He has no ego or pride that gets in his way. All the horse is trying to do is survive. So I try to work with him. – Ray Hunt

Megan Ayrault is a Licensed Massage Practitioner (LMP) and Large and Small Animal Massage Practitioner (L/SAMP). She is also the author of books on equine and canine massage, teacher of classes on bodywork for horses and dogs, and founder of All About Animal Massage.  Prior to her bodywork career, Megan worked in schools and with horses, and enjoyed teaching therapeutic riding at Little Bit and at Equifriends. The therapy horses, as well as her own, were her original motivation for learning bodywork.  Recently Megan has launched her new business NW Equine Bodywork.

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From time-to-time, ELS Stables offers equine partners for sale or adoption. To learn more about advertising your horse for sale or adoption, contact:

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