Mangold Ranch Versatility

It's never the horse, always the rider

Generations of Horse Training
from the Ground_UP

Mounted Patrol Clinic, Michigan (20 Horses and Riders) 

Georgia Gaited Horse Clinic (20 horses and riders)

WNY EquiFest 2018 Natural Horsemanship Training 
"From the Ground UP"

"To change you horse, 

you must first change 
y o u r s e l f"

                        -Megan Lynn Mangold

Natural Horsemanship
Training Program.

Down on the ranch we offer a natural horsemanship training program. Every horse that begins training is worked from the Ground_Up, focusing on a good foundation of skills. Our trainer's break horses out, desensitize and sensory train, tune-up, provide deluxe trail horse training, and finish horses off with a different variety of skills depending on demand. 

Mangold Ranch trainers keep horse owners educated every step of the way. Included in the training program is a 1 hour lesson each week with the horse and owner. Trainers focus on balancing the relationship between the horse and owner through the training process. 

Mangold Ranch Versatility is known for breaking and training UN-RULY horses. Please don't hesitate to call if you own a dangerous or un-ruly horse. 

Mangold Ranch specializes in helping riders find a confidence again from the Ground UP. Our focus is to teach a quality set of skills to the horses and riders ensuring they mend a safe and healthy relationship. Become your horses benevolent leader and gain a set of skills that your proud of.  Once you become part of the ranch team, you will realize there is no where else quite like it. Our facility is heart warming and filled with wonderful people who help each other and enjoy practicing good quality horsemanship. We have had great success and would love to share it with you.

Mangold Ranch Versatility


*Specialize in training for Gaited Horse Breeds! 
Megan Mangold works closely with an internationally known gaited horse trainer, Gary Lane.

*Specialize in Mounted Patrol Horse Training and Desensitization
"Proper training will keep you and your horse safe and prepared while on duty"

   *If you a are a  T R A I L   H O R S E        
Enthusiast, We have a program that is
 DESIGNED for you and your horse!

*Work closely with Alfred University Collegiate Equine Program, Megan's Uncle is the Equine Director at the college that runs and coaches the IEA and IHSA programs. Stephen Shank is also a AQHA judge that travels all over the country judging shows.

Mark Mangold is the natural horsemanship trainer that has taught his children how to understand horsemanship from the ground to the saddle and now were spreading these great techniques! We thank him for his support and education! Uncle Stephen Shank is thanked for his support and great knowledge of the horse for all these years as well! #Generations

Learn with us "Down on the Ranch"

30-60-90 +  

Days of Training Offered

$800 Every 30 Days


The foundation of skills learned in our Training Program:

  • Gaining Proper Respect/Trust
  • Ground Tie
  • Free Lounging
  • Line Lounging
  • Proper Leading
  • The Join Up
  • Round Pen Drills
  • Flexibility
  • Sensory
  • De-Sensitization
  • Ground Driving
  • Saddle & Unsaddle
  • Sacking Out
  • Ponying 
  • Farrier Ready
  • Trailering
  • Bathing
  • Quality Riding Foundation Skills
  • Walk/Trot/Canter Transitions
  • A Good Woah Is A Must!
  • Proper Saddle Fit
  • Proper Bitting
  • The list keeps on going.. Depending on the needs and level of experience between you and your horse!

Some of the horses we have trained specifically for:


  • Children Safe-Lesson Horses
  • Ranch Versatility Horses
  • Reining Horses
  • Deluxe Trail Horses
  • Gaited Trail Horses
  • Gaited Dressage Horses
  • Hunter Under Saddle Horses
  • All-Around Horses
  • Western Pleasure Horses
  • Mounted Patrol Horses
  • Parade/Pony Ride Horses
  • Youth Barrell Horses
  • 4-H Horses/Youth Show Horses
  • Ranch-Cow Horses
  • Endurance Horses
  • Western Dressage Horses
  • Cutting Horses
  • All Around Horses Family Horses

We always have quality horses For Sale:

Contact us today: 716-201-6229