Stable Hand Resume Sample

Updated on: September 10, 2018

A resume along with a cover letter is usually required to apply for a stable hand job.

When writing your resume, one of the most difficult things to determine is what to put in a stable hand resume.

With the following resume sample, your worries are over!




Stable Hand Resume Example


Monty Baton
199 Hop Road, Murray, KY 69021
(000) 999-9999

Exceptionally talented in mucking out stables, and placing new bedding to ensure the comfort of equine animals.

Highly skilled individual, with a compassionate nature, and inherent love for animals. Demonstrated expertise in looking after the needs of equine animals, spanning over six years. Well-versed in providing primary care to animals, such as feeding, and watering.


• Grooming • Mucking • Training
• Stable Maintenance • Breeding and Foaling • Horse Exercising
• Medication Administration • Health Monitoring • First Aid
• Facility Maintenance • Braiding and Pulling • Horse Rugging

• Singlehanded prepared seven horses for an upcoming event, 5 of whom won an award.
• Implemented a stable maintenance system, which proved to be 50% more efficient than the one already in place.
• Oversaw the work of 20 volunteers at once, as part of their training program.
• Introduced a health monitoring system, which provided early alerts in the event of equine illnesses.


Stable Hand
Alpha Equestrian Services, Murray, KY                              2014-present
• Check assigned equine animals to determine their specific nature and likes and dislikes.
• Provide personal services to assigned animals, such as grooming, bathing, feeding, and watering.
• Muck out stables, and ensure that proper sanitization procedures are carried out.
• Clean out water buckets, and refill them with fresh water, and ensure that any spills are handled appropriately.
• Brush horses’ coats and oil their hooves, as part of the grooming process.
• Clip horses’ manes and tails, by using clippers and scissors, ensuring their well-being and health.
• Prepare horses for riding lessons, and for events such as races, by following set instructions.
• Check horses for injuries and illnesses, and ensure that they are taken care of properly.

Stable Aide
Delta Equine Services, Murray, KY                    2012-2014
• Assisted in grooming assigned horses, and cleaning out their stables.
• Fed horses, and cleaned saddles, bridles, and other riding gear, and fitted them on horses.
• Provided support in checking horses for injuries and illnesses, and providing the required support.
• Monitored horses for health and soundness, and assisted with breeding and foaling activities.
• Handled facilities maintenance and repair work, in accordance with provided instructions.

Murray High School, Murray, KY
High School Diploma