First Steps Silver Mt. Horse Farm is privately owned and operated by Carol Nunamaker, Equine Body Works / Natural Horsemanship Trainer / Instructor.
The farm is located near New Bethlehem, PA. This is a rural area in the Mid to Northwestern region of Pennsylvania, at the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, 30 minutes south of
I-80, and 20 minutes north of RT 422.
Carol has been active in the equine industry for the past 19+ adult years. Carol works with all breeds of horses, specializing in the gaited breeds, using Equine Body Work and Natural Horsemanship Training Methods & Philosophy. Meaning that she has the knowledge and experience to fully understand the non-gaited breeds first, before being able to fully understand the gaited breeds. Treating every horse as an individual, evaluating and assessing each horse on the outside, reading and reaching the mind, sensing the horses discomforts, working throughout the body, to piece together the whole horse, in order to complete the puzzle. Using Equine Body Work and Natural Horsemanship Training Methods & Philosophy enables her to gain the full trust, respect, and leadership of the horse, building a partnership of unity between the horse and rider, one step at a time.
Helping to change the equine industry
through knowledge, education,
listening & understanding.
Producing safe, respectful, reliable mounts.
Developing partnerships of unity between
horse & rider one step at a time.