Little Engine Farm LLC

(678) 575-1475 www.littleenginefarm.com...

950 Landrum RoadAlpharetta, GA 30004 map it »

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Business overview

Equestrian Facilities

  • Arenas or Rings
  • Dressage Facilities
  • Feeders
  • Jumping Facilities
  • Lighted Facilities
  • Outdoor Facilities
  • Paddocks
  • Pastures
  • Stables

Equestrian Lessons

  • Adult Programs
  • Advanced Lessons
  • Beginner Lessons
  • Children's Lessons
  • Dressage Lessons
  • English Riding Lessons
  • Evening Lessons
  • Group Lessons
  • Hunter & Jumper Training
  • Private Lessons
  • Weekend Lessons

Recreational Activities

  • Parties

Services

  • Feeding
  • Health Care
  • Horse Boarding
  • Horse Show Training
  • Horse Training
  • On-Site Management

Hours of Operation

  • MON
  • TUE
  • 9:00am
  • 7:00pm
  • WED
  • 9:00am
  • 7:00pm
  • THU
  • 9:00am
  • 7:00pm
  • FRI
  • 9:00am
  • 7:00pm
  • SAT
  • 9:00am
  • 4:00pm
  • SUN

* By Appointment Only

Year Established

2000

Languages Spoken

  • English

Reviews

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Not reccommended, 4/03/2014

I found Doe Rae to be difficult and argumentative.I have witnessed her fighting and screaming with farm owners, up to and including eviction. I have also experienced her being unkind and unfair to... horses and people.It took my horse over over a year to recover from poor riding and ill fitting tack. Unrequested and unnecessary (drugging and shipping) services were charged to my account. I would NOT recommend Doe Rae Fensterman or Little Engine Farm to anyone.

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Experienced instructor for all riding levels, 2/16/2009

When I decided to take riding lessons as an adult, I looked for an instructor who’d provide a fun learning experience while developing my confidence and riding ability. I found all of that and... more in Doe Rae Fensterman, my riding instructor for the last 7 years. I have learned not only riding techniques but more importantly the riding mentality that has made me a more skilled rider. The group lessons challenge me to ride with a focused attitude that brings out the best in me and the horse. And they’re fun because we share good times and laughs by encouraging each other and recognizing our successes. The Little Engine Farm community continues to give me a riding experience shared with other horse-loving friends plus the opportunity to learn from Doe Rae, an instructor who sees her students’ riding potential and dedicates herself to helping them see it too.

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hmhdls

Reviews: 2

Not reccommended

I found Doe Rae to be difficult and argumentative.I have witnessed her fighting and screaming with farm owners, up to and including eviction. I have also experienced her being unkind and unfair to horses and people.It took my horse over over a year to recover from poor riding and ill fitting tack. Unrequested and unnecessary (drugging and shipping) services were charged to my account. I would NOT recommend Doe Rae Fensterman or Little Engine Farm to anyone.

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SLockitt

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Experienced instructor for all riding levels

When I decided to take riding lessons as an adult, I looked for an instructor who’d provide a fun learning experience while developing my confidence and riding ability. I found all of that and more in Doe Rae Fensterman, my riding instructor for the last 7 years. I have learned not only riding techniques but more importantly the riding mentality that has made me a more skilled rider. The group lessons challenge me to ride with a focused attitude that brings out the best in me and the horse. And they’re fun because we share good times and laughs by encouraging each other and recognizing our successes. The Little Engine Farm community continues to give me a riding experience shared with other horse-loving friends plus the opportunity to learn from Doe Rae, an instructor who sees her students’ riding potential and dedicates herself to helping them see it too.

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ChristieBass

Reviews: 2

First Class Riding School and a Great Facility!

I have been taking lessons at Little Engine Farm for more than 7 years and have enjoyed every year of my riding experience! I took up riding for recreational purposes and quickly realized that I had entered into a lifelong pursuit. Trainer and instructor, Doe Rae Fensterman, puts as much time and energy into making me a better rider as she does her students who show. She tailors lesson plans to both the current skill set and potential of her students, allowing them an opportunity to continually build upon their skill set. I am amazed at how well Doe Rae balances the art of technical instructing with a “horse whisperer”-like approach to understanding the interaction between rider and horse. Group lessons foster support among riders, making lessons fun and productive. There is a genuine sense of community at Little Engine Farm, which is clearly evident by the camaraderie and support shown between riders and their families. I can’t imagine not being a part of the Little Engine Farm family!

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mnm5044

Reviews: 1

Fantastic Dressage & Hunter/Jumper Training

For anyone looking for a great instructor or trainer in Dressage or Hunter/Jumper, this is the place! Doe Rae Fensterman is excellent with children and adult students. She also has many successes with training horses. If you are looking for personalized attention, fantastic horse care and effective training, this is the place to be! All of her students are like family and have a great supportive comaradarie around the barn and at shows. Doe Rae is also very adept at finding new horses for her students. Check out her website for sale horses. We are all very excited about her new facility which opens March 2009. I encourage you to come for a visit!

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