135 Sullivan Road, Dickson – Possible Commercial Equine Scenarios
Two primary income producing assets
Barn, arenas, pastures (Equine Operations)
Equine Operations – Possible scenarios
Potential of revenue of $ 7,200/mo:
8 in main barn - $400/mo/horse
9 in covered arena - $400/mo/horse
2 in South arena - $200/mo/horse
Typically boarding stable will provide daily feeding 2x, boarders provide their own feed, grain, hay and grooming.
Stable would need to provide labor to feed and clean stalls
Instructors in the area have expressed interest previously
Split lesson revenue with instructors $30/$15
Other Equine activities and therapies to consider are:
Lease out equine operation to a third party operator who would be responsible for all operations, marketing, staffing, etc.
Equine Services for Veterans –This can address physical, cognitive, social-emotional issues acquired while serving.
Therapeutic Riding – There are accredited programs that provide equine therapy to individuals with disabilities. Seven Gables Farm has previously been accredited and had a 45 person client base.
Equine Facilitated Learning - Equine Facilitated Learning is a hands-on educational program that uses the interactions and developing relationships between horses and humans in an environment of learning and self-discovery. Through a carefully selected curriculum of activities designed to address individual goals and needs, each equine interaction is framed to help participants learn and practice new skills. See further explanation below.
Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy – Provided by a mental Health Professional partnering with the horse utilizing a treatment plan to address individual mental health concerns.
Other equine activities are Therapeutic Driving, interactive-vaulting