Lecture – Wild Horses & Burros

Pink Icon Man - Lecture Event Date(s): 03/01/2018     Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Lecture – Wild Horse and Burro Program, with Randy Helm

Randy will be discussing the wild horse inmate program at Arizona State Prison in Florence Arizona. The prison has over 600 horses and provides training for the U.S. Border patrol, ranches, individuals and law enforcement agencies.

Randy Helm

Randy, a fourth generation Arizona,  is a retired police officer, ordained minister, and certified horse trainer, and has been training horses for over thirty years. He is currently the supervisor of the wild horse inmate program at Arizona State Prison in Florence, Arizona, which has inmates working with, and providing training for, 600 BLM wild horses for the U.S. Border patrol, ranches, individuals and law enforcement agencies.

He has been featured in local and national news and documentaries because of the success he has achieved with both the wild horses and the inmates. Randy helped launch the prison program in 2012.
He lives in Coolidge, Arizona with his wife Libby, 5 dogs, and 3 horses.

The lecture begins at 2:00. Bring your lawn chairs, as seating for this event fills up fast. While you are waiting for the lecture to begin, you can buy a delicious hot dog or tamale from Pat the Hot Dog Lady. Coffee and cookies will be available for purchase with all proceeds going to the museum for continuing education programs.

  • Don’t forget a hat and sunscreen.
  • Please, no smoking on the property.
  • Please put your cell phone on vibrate during the lecture or turn it off.

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