Equestrian: Horses & Riding

Cheval en Belinois
Horse riding and harness tuition for all levels plus pony trecking at the Cheval en Belinois Riding school in Monce-en-Belin (72).
Nicci L Keavers
Livery offered with small or large paddocks, or a track. Stables and indoor and outdoor sand school. Gesvres 53370.
La Chevauchee des Dunes
In forest and on the beach - discover our walks on pony or on horseback. Qualified team. Open June to September. At Avenue des Epines, Orouet (towards Les Mouettes), 85160, Saint-Jean-de-Monts.
Poney Club du Gue de Selle
A pony club dedicated to teaching children about horses and horsemanship. On site housing and activities. Ponys all live roaming free in the fields, with some ex champions or syblings of. Based in Mezangers (53).
Centre de Tourisme Equestre Bourg Paille
Equestrian centre in Saint-Vincent-sur Jard, Vendée (85). English spoken.
Centre Equestre dAmbrieres-les-Vallees
Over 30 horses available at this riding centre at Parc des Loisirs de Vaux in Ambrieres les Vallees. You can ride for pleasure or take training for the Galops certificate levels 1-7.
Club Hippique Havre de Vie
Indoor schools, forest, beach, marshes, beginners or advanced lessons, rides for groups of different levels (beginners or experience riders). Open all year round. At Route de Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie, 85160, Saint-Jean-de-Monts.
Centre Equestre: La Buzeliere
Equestrian Centre based at St Jean de Monts, Vendee. Open all year. Routes available through woods or on the beach. All abilities catered for.
Poney Club de Blandan
Can be found in Savigne lEveque (72), this is a horse club for all horse riding pursuits for children through to adults. They have on site courses for young children on ponys and later horses.
Centre de Tourisme Equestre la Landelle
Riding and tourism centre in a forest setting north of Saumur at La Lande-Chasles. Lessons, hacking and trail riding for all levels.
Abby Redhead-Horse Massage
Specialising in horse massage aiding in performance, recovery and general well being of your horse. Massaging muscles using hands only techniques suitable for all types of horses. 
Nellys Ranch
Hire of ponies in hand for children 2 years and up. For older children (7 years ), walks in the forest and on the beach. At Rue du Moulin Casse, 85160, Saint-Jean-de Monts.
La Buzeliere
Riding centre offers rides in the forest and on the beaches of the Monts coast. For beginners and experienced riders. Groups welcome. Stabling. Holiday vouchers accepted. At 79 Route de Notre-Dame, 85160, Saint-Jean-de-Monts. Open all year round.
A French site only in French to buy and sell horses, like riders and general horsey info.
French Barb Horse Association
Website in English for Barb horse owners and breeders.
Saumort Livery and Riding Centre
English run livery yard and riding centre. Long or short term livery, horse riding & facilities hire. Indoor school, outdoor school, 12 hectares turnout, stabling.
Maine Attelage Villeneuve
Actually based in the Mayenne (53), at Villiers Charlemagne, this company offers hire of equipment, horses and riding days out and about. Attelage is coaching hence has wedding and other services available for horse drawn coach tours.
Espace Equestre des Mazerolles
Riding School and leisure centre offering tuition and pony trecking for all levels at Saint-Mars du Desert (44).
Pony Club - La Galopade
A gentle introduction to horse riding for young children at this equestrian centre in Gennes (49).
Open Tao
Natural horsemanship livery and advice. Look after horses during holidays or longer term. 17 hectares, round pen, sand school. Located between La Fleche (72) and Bauge (49). Contact Helen Vann.
Pension Le Pic - Equine Livery
Horse and donkey livery.
Le Roc au Loup
An equestrian centre offering riding in groups, lessons and more for the kids, all to do with horses. Based in the Mayenne (53) town of Andouille.
Societed@Activites Equestres et de Loisirs
Enjoy horse riding in all its forms, for beginners and experienced riders. Preparation of federal exams, teachers certificate, training of breeders and grooms at Sainte-Gemme-la-Plaine (85).
Equine Dentistry
Qualified and approved equine dental technician covering France. BEVA/BVDA approved and member BAEDT. Professional rider with extensive equestrian experience. International references available.
Jonathan Ward
English racehorse trainer based at the Senonnes training centre in the Mayenne.
Centre Equestre et Ferme Pedagogique
Equestrian centre in Saint-Maurice-des Noues in the Vendée (85). Come trekking in the woodlands, the Poitevin marches or La Gâtine in complete safety. English, German and Spanish spoken.
Centre Equestre LEtrier Fontenaisien
Come and enjoy the pleasures of riding for the whole family. Lessons for stage de galop and dressage, hacking, competitions, livery and much more at 4 rue Ernest Cousseau, 85200 Fontenay le Comte.
Centre Equestre des Chaboissiers
Equestrian centre at Vallet (44). English German and Spanish spoken. All levels catered for.
Cadre Noire
The national equestrian school offers high level courses for accomplished riders. There also gala performances from April to November. On the Avenue de lEcole Nationale dEquitation in Saumur (49).
Le Paddock
At the heart of nature. Horse riding and treks for every level on Irish Cob horses. Applied ethology courses with a behavioral teacher.
Centre Equestre de La Foresterie
Equestrian and pony trecking centre in Allonnes, Sarthe (72).
Le Grand Chemin
A horse riding centre with on site accommodation and restaurant for short or long stays. Based in Madre in the Mayenne (53), they offer group riding on various courses.