IDCTA Service Directory


IDCTA Service Directory listings are available to all paid IDCTA members. If you would like to have your horse-related business listed and you are a current IDCTA member, please email your listing to Mary Jo Downen at Listings should include your name, your farm name, your phone(s), your email, your website, and a brief description of the services that you offer. If you offer both training and boarding services, you can have a longer description. Please provide your IDCTA member number as well. Take advantage of this fantastic resource for those seeking equine related services as well as for those offering them. If you have any questions regarding our Service Directory, please don’t hesitate to contact Mary Jo Downen at 815-522-2285.



Erika Dierks |Stonehedge Farm | Union Grove, WI | (262) 859-2853 |
Premiere Boarding and Training Facility located on 170 acres. 30 stalls, Quality Care. Training in Eventing, Dressage and Jumping.

Nikki Jewell | Hidden Gem Equine  | 847-867-5113 |
Hunter, Jumper, Equitation, Eventing. Available for clinics, training and instruction. Tune up your show jumping!

Brigitte Kettell | Baythorne Farm, Sugar Grove, IL | 630-732-3525
30 years experience, Pony Club B rating. Beginner level through Preliminary, Level 1T ICP certified, works with riders of all levels.

Laura Roesing, Trainer | Shadowood Farm | 433 N. Draper Rd. McHenry IL 60050 | 815 814-3845  |
Family run boarding and training facility on 30 acres. Riding school includes, Hunter/Jumper and Dressage lessons through FEI levels and Eventing to preliminary level. Offering school horses from beginner to intermediate levels of riding.



Eliza Ardizzone | Tempel Lipizzans LLC | Wadsworth ,IL | (847)922-1013
USDF Silver and Gold medalist, USDF “L” Program grad with distinction, Resident trainer Tempel Lipizzans, 30 years experience.

Shelley Day | (414) 403-8491 |
USDF Bronze and Silver Medalist, USDF Bronze and Silver Freestyle Bar, 30+ years experience. Winner of many regional awards. Trainer at Paddock Hills Equestrian Center (Union, IL) and Diamond Legacy Farm (Mukwonago, WI). Willing to travel Southern WI & Northern IL.

Susan Gerstenberger | Silverwood Farm, Camp Lake, WI | 815-943-8829 hm | 815-236-8184 cell | 262/889-4700
Bronze/Silver USDF Medalist, Training through I-1, USDF “L” Judge with distinction, competed thru I-1 and schooling G.P.

Galina Shelepov | Legacy Dressage Center, Burlington WI | Barn (262)767-2883 | Cell (262)745-2190
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Over 20 years of experience. Training, teaching and competing through all levels. Dressage training facility with quality care,heated full size indoor and standard outdoor arenas.

David A. Smith | FEI Level Rider & Trainer | Naperville, IL
USDF Bronze, Silver & Gold Medalist, USDF “L” Program Grad with distinction. Have trained and shown several horses to FEI. Winner of several Regional Championships.

Jennifer Strauss | Heritage Stables, Oconomowoc, WI | 262-720-9937
USDF Bronze and Silver medalist on self-trained horses. Competed thru PSG. Former Fei event rider thru 2* level. Currently enrolled in USDF L program.

The Tempel Lipizzans
17000 Wadsworth Rd, Old Mill Creek, IL 60083 | 847-244-5330 | |
Premium boarding and training facility offering training, breeding, clinics, a working student program, and performances. Our goal for the past 60 years has been to promote classical riding and the Lipizzan breed in the US. To help with our educational goals we are visited by world renowned clinicians throughout the year.



Zanides Equine Wellness | Member IAAMB | 224-645-4858
Certified Equine Therapeutic & Sports Massage


Abagail R. Simonsen | Taylor Select Horse Bedding | 815-601-3002
6248 Forest Preserve Rd., Rockton, IL 61072 | |