The Magical Mini Program

           Magical Mini Program Information



There have been many studies performed over the years on the positive and enriching effect that horses can have on children. We are proud to offer this experience to children in the community with the "Magical Mini Program" for kids 6 to 10 years old ! 


  • We can only accept 10 children per class.

  • Pre-registration and payment must be done in advance, online only

  • The cost of each class is $ 35.00 per child and will last for 2 Hours

  • The class is held on the 2nd Saturday of every month unless otherwise noted

  • Drop off  is between 10:00 - 10:30 AM and pick up 12:30 PM

  • We have 10 adorable miniature horses to use in the program

  • All the children will all be able to handle a mini during the class

  • There will be bathroom breaks and a snack time break

  • Please pack a small cooler with a snack and drinks

  • Weather appropriate clothing and comfortable closed-toe shoes


Some of the topics covered will be: how to put on halters, feed, walking the mini, grooming, etc. Perks for the kids include LARGE Coloring Books!


To register, please provide the child's name, age as well as the date(s) you would like your child to attend and any additional information you feel we need to know about your child in the space provided at check out. Include parent's/guardian's name, phone and email for confirmation.


  You do not need a PayPal account to check out. You may check out using your credit or debit card if you prefer.  Simply look for the option that says "Pay with an online bank account, debit or credit card...."  You may then complete your check out with those options or if you have a PayPal account you may check out with your account instead.


Your child's spot is not secured until you save/print your confirmation of payment from PayPal. Please print it out and bring it with you on the day of the class.


If there is any problem with your payment or receipt please contact us at


The classes have limited spaces so remember they will fill up fast. The following 2020 dates currently available are:  


October 10, 2020        10:30-12:30   PENDING

November 14, 2020    No Class Due to Holidays

December 12, 2020     No Class Due to Holidays



Please note: If your child is a "no-show" we cannot refund your money however you may sign your child up for another date as long as a slot is available. Thank you for your understanding.


Click HERE for access to step-by-step directions to the ranch


If you would like to purchase a program t-shirt for your child to wear please choose the size you would like and add it to the cart. They come in your choice of pink or blue. The front has 2 minis on it and the back has one mini rearing!  This is a separate purchase from the class itself. Thank you!



Front                          Back     



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You can help us help them by your donation of any amount! Click on the horse to securely donate today!

Due to the great success of the program we will be having a classes each month as noted. Please arrive at 10:00 for the 10:30AM-12:30PM class for children ages 6 - 10 years old. The spots are limited so ...



In a effort to make things quicker, you may choose to download and fill out the Word Document prior to getting to the ranch, by clicking on the Icon with the "W" on it shown below.  There are 4 brief pages of required releases and waivers included.  Simply print, fill out, and bring them with you along with your emailed Paypal receipt showing your confirmation of enrollment. If you have not already filled out the releases and waivers prior to getting to the ranch you will be able to do them once you arrive.


Facility Address:

19801 Sheridan Street

Southwest Ranches, Florida 33332



Do you need a new and much appreciated gift idea for that special child in your life? 


GIFT A CLASS TO A CHILD .......for a Birthday, a Bar or Bat Mitzvah,  Christmas,  Hanukkah or just because you want to!


We can send a gift certificate from you for the date of choice provided by the adult in charge of the child's schedule. After obtaining a date for the child, simply purchase the date of choice below. As always, if that date is not going to work for the child's schedule, the family can contact us and change to a date that is available. 

If you would like a gift certificate to be provided, please be sure to note the info you would like the gift certificate to say and where you would like the certificate mailed in the comment section of the purchase process. If you have any problem with the process simply email the information and detailed request to:

Thank you!!

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In accordance with Chapter 496.411, Florida Statutes, the Solicitations of Contributions Act, the following information is provided: Charity Name/Location: Florida Research Institute for Equine Nurturing, Development & Safety, Inc./ 1840 NE 65 Court, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33308; Charity Registration #: CH14915. EIN: 59-2825751. “A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling Toll-Free 1-800-435-7352 within the state or outside Florida at 850-410-3800. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval or recommendation by the state.” Also see:

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