Gail Veley’s passion and unending devotion to horses led her to write “My Top Ten Favorite Horse Stories – and the lessons learned” available by visiting Amazon.com or the Kindle bookstore! The Horseman’s Yankee Pedlar Book Reviewer, Kate Tully, gave Veley’s book an “excellent” rating. She said “Veley’s good nature shines through in all her stories, giving the book a warmth that will appeal to anyone who enjoys feel-good horse stories.”
Veley’s Career Highlights Include:
- Owning and managing The Ranchette Veley Equestrian Center in St. George, Utah for 22 years.
- Managing and hosting Horse Shows and Horse Camps at The Ranchette Veley Equestrian Center.
- Being a lifelong horse show competitor in dressage.
- Training off-the-track thoroughbreds for second careers as well as rescuing and rehabilitating horses.
- Being certified with The American Riding Instructor’s Association for 30 years.
- Judging dressage shows, hunter jumper shows and 4-H horse shows.
- Being a Dressage demonstration rider and lecturer at Equine Affaire in Columbus, Ohio.
- Serving as President, Vice President and Board Member of the Color Country Equestrian Club from 2002 to 2008.
- Participating in clinics with Grand Prix Rider Kamila Dupont in Las Vegas, Nevada.
- Working as a Wrangler at Peaceful Valley Ranch in Lyons, Colorado and as a Horse Back Riding Instructor at Camp Lohikan in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains.
- Eventing at the Beginner Novice, Novice and Training Levels.