Dal Porto Show Horses | (925) 683-2193 | M-F: 9-6 Serving Brentwood California and surrounding area

Training horses for showsthroughout California and beyond

With her winning program, Carol Dal Porto will help you find success in the show ring with her horse training for clients located throughout the state of California.

With a training program developed specifically for your horse, she trains horses to show in Open, Amateur and Youth classes at Paint, Appaloosa and All-Breed shows.


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Horse training for California

At Dal Porto Show Horses, Carol Dal Porto specializes in training horses for the All-Around.

  • Showmanship
  • Horsemanship
  • Western Pleasure
  • Western Riding
  • Trail
  • Hunter Under Saddle
  • Hunt Seat Equitation

Her training facility is located in Brentwood in northern California making it convenient for those in the East Bay area. In addition, Carol works with clients and their horses in the entire state of California and beyond.

Visit our Show Schedule page for a list of Equestrian shows that our students participate in throughout the year.

Training program tailored to your horse

Carol is passionate about developing horses for success in and out of the show ring. By understanding the strengths of each horse, she creates individualized programs to enable each horse to reach their highest potential while also keeping its health and well-being a priority.

Show training with successful results

Her program consists of horses being trained to show in Open, Amateur and Youth classes at Paint, Appaloosa and All - Breed shows.

If you are a potential client looking to put a horse in training and would like more information, please contact Carol.

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Full Horse Training for California

Full horse training services are $1025/month and include the following:

  • Training, lessons, blanketing, and scheduling of vet, dental, farrier, Chiropractor and wormer rotation
  • Horses are fed hay three times a day with choice of Alfalfa or Grass and stalls are cleaned twice daily.

Questions about our training program?

Since all training is tailored to the individual horse, Carol invites those who are interested to contact her to discuss a program for your horse.

Once she understands your goals, she’ll develop a winning program for you and your horse. Carol has dedicated her life to training horses and has the knowledge to produce results in the show ring.

“We have been with Dal Porto Ranch for more than 28 years. Steve & Carol are very professional and have never steered us wrong. ”

- Richard H. & Donna T.