This colt was adopted off of the BLM Internet Adoption, he was adopted with another young gelding. We chose to bring him here and get him gentle so that he too can be ready for a home of his own. Being as he is so young, he will be ready soon. At this point we…Read More
These are rescued Mustangs looking for their forever homes here at From Start to Foundation. These horses have been lovingly trained and handled. All are healthy and sound. We know them all very well and for the success of our program and horses, are willing to spend time with anyone that wants to buy one of these horses to ensure their success.
If you’re interested in any of these horses, please call us at 805-314-0086 to set up an appointment to meet them at the ranch.
-Krista and Dave
These poor mares have had a long road to recovery! They were adopted from the BLM from a trainer that had no experience with Wild Mustangs. His approach was too much for them and they became scared and defensive. Trigger, the palomino, had finally had enough and charged him. She did not injure him, nor…Read More
At 15 hands and coming 7, Rio is ready to start his journey through life at a great riding horse! He is very calm, super sweet and affectionate. Playful with other horses and easy to get along with. Nice steady slower horse with an excellent ground covering trail walk! He LOVES a good trail ride!…Read More
This mare was adopted off the internet from BLM with another Mustang for a client. She was brought to us so that we could gentle her and get her ready for a home of her own. She is only turning 4 and will be ready to start under saddle soon. She is a very sweet…Read More
Come tour the facility, meet the Mustangs, view the sale horses and watch demos. Get to know From Start to Foundation. Attendance is free and bring friends! 3913 Huasna Road, Arroyo Grande. Hope to see you!Read More
Hank is a fun, loving playful horse. Even with all his issues and fears, he still tried to make friends and play with other horses every chance he got. We met him as a training horse that would not allow himself to be caught. It took us about an hour or so to catch him…Read More
Faith is an old soul, she has a wisdom and maturity about her that does not match her age. According to her paperwork, she is 6, but according to her baby teeth, she just turned 5. She was Dave’s draw for the 2013 Norco Extreme Mustang Makeover. This mare was easy to gentle and start,…Read More
This mare was my #1 draw of 2 horses for the 2009 Sacramento Extreme Mustang Makeover. Luckily I took two…the other mare, Rose Mustango did 4th overall and 6th in the finals! This was my first EMM and I was not sure what to expect in 90 days. Maria was one tough customer, but not…Read More
This was my draw for 2012 Norco EMM, she and I did compete and made great scores in most all of the events! This super sweet little mare was adopted by our friend and was just not big enough in the end. We continued her training after the EMM and took her to show 6…Read More
This flashy little mare was also rescued from the feedlot headed to slaughter. Again, she was the victim of not having much training and being passed around a few times before being dropped off at the feedlot! Desert was very shy when she arrived and would cower in the corner waiting for you to halter…Read More