Road Farm is located in the foothills of Vermont's beautiful Northeast
Kingdom. The farm is dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the
rare horse known variously as the Spanish Mustang, Barb, Original
American Indian horse, and more recently and accurately as the Spanish
and filmaker John Fusco founded the Choctaw Horse Conservation Program
in association with Dr. Phillip Sponenberg of Virginia Tech, Bryant
Rickman of Oklahoma, and the Return to Freedom Organization, as an
immediate rescue effort to help preserve this historically, culturally,
and scientifically important genetic resource before it is too late.
duties include basic barn chores such as feeding and cleaning stalls,
but students also gain first-hand experience handling a rare breed and
learning about natural horsemanship training techniques.