Alberta Donkey and Mule Club Newsletter

May 2022
A HUGE thank you to all of out volunteers at our casino!

Spring is in the air!


It is that time of year again! Please use the form below and submit your payment. We are now taking E-transfer to make the process easier!

Whether you are a competitive rider/handler/driver in any discipline, or someone who enjoys recreation and community events, we have a program for you! Earn points while you carry out your summer plans (or even add something to get a few extra points). High point winners will be acknowledged and rewarded with prizes! Check out the forms below. If you have any questions or would like to sign up please email us! You can also elect to sign up on our membership form, and send the additional fee with your dues. *Links are updated*

2022 Events

Check our website and Facebook Group for events also!
May 28/29
ADMC Fun Weekend in Onoway
28th- Clinic with Lavern Schmidt-FULL
  • Clinic cost will be $95.00 which included lunch, snacks and drinks
  • Topic- General Horsemanship and Obstacles
29th- FUN Show!
  • Please email to sign up for the clinic! Sign up today!
    • Camping is free ($10.00 if power is needed), $10.00 for a pen if needed
    • This will be a great opportunity to get your long (or short) ear out this spring in a relaxed, fun, yet knowledgeable environment
    • GREAT way to start earning points for high point!
July 30
Bruce Stampede Mule Race
Come race your mule! This event has been around for a very long time, and kicks off the local Bruce rodeo.

September 24/25
ADMC Fun Weekend- in Didsbury
A weekend of riding, driving, obstacles, games and more!

**More play days in the works! Details will be out once finalized!
-Southern Alberta
-Lloydminster Area
-Trail Rides- Lac Sante, Grizzly Bear Coulee (Wainwright)

**If anything interests you, or you if you have any questions please email us!**

Please email if you have any events you would like to see on the website and newsletters!

Casino Update

A HUGE thank you to our members who stepped up and volunteered! Without these funds we would be very limited.


Spring is here (well let us hope!). This means we are starting to get back in the saddle, harness, or just in-hand. Here are some good reminders and tips to set yourselves up for success. Do not forget to contact your vet- spring is the time for vaccines, spring check ups, soundness checks, teeth checks, and deworming!
  • https://horseandrider.com/horseback-trail-riding/7-steps-to-spring-trail-ride-safety-14861/
  • https://www.synergistsaddles.com/spring-horseback-riding-tips/
  • https://www.horsejournals.com/horse-care/seasonal-care/spring/5-steps-spring-horse-care
  • https://www.equisearch.com/articles/timeline-bringing-horse-back-to-work
**Remember to share your adventures with us on our Facebook Group, or email them to us so they can be featured on the website!**

Saddle Up

Our club enters a monthly article in this great magazine. Remember to check it out (it is free online) If you have a story you would like to share about your long ears please email and we will get it published.

Classified Ads

ISO: Mini Jack for breeding. Contact Deb Gray at: 306-830-7545
ISO: Mammoth Donkey- Contact Kristen at: kristenn.foreman@gmail.com
ISO: 2 year old or younger mammoth donkey near Grand Prairie. Contant Trevor at:
ISO: Trained guard Jenny. Contact Michalene Boulding at: 306-699-2421
Used Queen Valley Trail Lite mule saddle for sale; very comfortable with cushioned leather seat and skirts, cordura stirrup fenders and leather hooded stirrups. Front and back cinches. Great for mountain trails. 14.5" to 15" seat; fits narrow withered mule. Asking $800. Also selling 2 leather britchen, 1 u-shape leather breast collar, Diamond Wool Pressure Relief saddle pad and leather bridles and bits. Can text or email pics. Mule and rider retired; tack has lots of miles still left.Phone 780-696-3720
Camptown Harness in excellent shape. Fits 13.2hh-15hh horse. Please contact suzannelegars@hotmail.com


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