Lace-Reid-SatinMISSION: To improve the welfare of horses through education of owners, trainers, grooms and the general public in selection, care and handling of their horses


Welcome to Purple Power Equine Services' website.   We provide services designed to help you enjoy and profit from your equine endeavors.  From classes and private lessons on horse care and training to professional photogrraphs and videos of you and your favorite horse, to acquiring racehorse prospects and getting their pictures taken in a winner's circle, we help you participate as much or as little as you desire. Take advantage of our unique combination of knowledge, experience and enthusiasm and enjoy a profitable equine experience.  



Trainers' Exam Prep Class at Gulfstream Park, February 22-24.
Class moved up from March 2-4. For more information or to register:  CLICK HERE.

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One day Behavior and Handling Clinic in Delray Beach Florida, Saturday March 10. 
Limited spaces available. Click picture of flyer for address and summary information.
To see outline of the days program and to register, CLICK HERE.

If you would like to host a similar clinic at your stable (or you have a venue available) contact Dr. Ma
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18th Trainers' Exam Prep Class at Lone Star Park moved back to April 11-13 as TTA 2-year old sale will be April 10CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN
April 16-20, 2018 - Basic Horse Handling & Care 099 (Basic Grooming 099) at Magdalena Farms, Lexington, KY
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Want to work with horses? This workforce preparation class will provide the basic horse handling and care knowledge and skills you will need to work safetly around equine athletes. Learn tterminology and skills required for entry level worker positon in the equine industry, with specific emphasis on racehorses. Participants that complete this course and pass evaluations on Friday are virtually assured of being offered a job. This is also a good class for individual horse owners and those wishing to become horse owners, particularly owners working with retired racehorses. Classroom sessions will be held at Kentucky Horseshoeing School on Lexington Road in Richmond, KY. We will relocate to Magdalena Farm during our morning break (about 20 minute drive).
TO SIGN UP AND GUARANTEE YOUR SPOT IN THIS CLASS, CLICK HERE.

    
Later in 2018


1. 18th Lone Star Park Trainers Exam Prep Class - April 11, 12 and 13. Registration opens February 13.

2. Basic Grooming 099 and Groom Elite 101 at Woodbine in April, May and June.  Possible GE 201 in June. Trainers Exam Prep Class at Woodbine in June.

3. Basic Gromming  099 at Laurel Park June 11-15.  Groom Elite 101 starts at Laurel Park the end of July

4. Philosophy and Methods of Training Racehorses - Santa Anita in July; Lexington, Ky in late September.

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I'm continuing to "write that book". Events of January 2018 suggested that I complete this book sooner rather than later. You can follow my progress by reading "exerpts" plus other ramblings by following me on Medium. CLICK HERE to go there now and get started.


TRAINERS' EXAM PREP and PHILOSOPHY & METHODS OF TRAINING

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  CLICK HERE for class outline and other general information about the Trainers' Exam Prep Class and to add your name to our email list to be notified when other classes are scheduled

If you are interested in becoming a Rachorse Trainer or Assistant Trainer and cannot attend a Trainers' Exam Prep Classes you can purchase the Prep Class materials by CLICKING HERE


 

CONTACT INFORMATION:

C. Reid McLellan, PhD
Stanford, KY 40
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@creidmac on twitter
C. Reid McLellan on Facebook

Telephone: 
859-321-4377
CLICK HERE TO EMAIL REID