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Horseback Riding

Through her membership in the Screen Actor's Guild JoAnn (SAG name Jodi) works in film and television as an actress, wrangler, and animal handler. Best credits: The Sixth Sense, Oprah Winfrey'sBeloved, 12 monkeys, Prince Among Slaves, VEEP and House of Cards.Ted holds a B.S. degree from the University of Delaware in Business Administration and Finance. He has an extensive farming background, including dairy, crops, livestock and fish farming.   He is a member of the Maryland Farm Bureau and teaches equine classes at Cecil College. The Dawsons have two sons, Zach, an IT consultant, and Nick, a personal sales representative for the Discovery Channel. Book the Dawsons for your next agritourism or equine conference, workshop or seminar! Their PowerPoint presentation, "Thinking Outside the Boxstall - Top Ten Ways to Avoid Getting a Real Job," is entertaining as well as educational! 

Our Farm
Jumping in a riding lesson with Sydney

Riding Lessons

We offer private, semi-private and group riding lessons for beginner, intermediate and advanced riders. We have a diverse collection of dependable horses for every riding level! Classes are organized by riding level and age.

Riding lesson

Summer Camp

At Fairwinds Farm, our number one priority is safety!  Throughout the week, riders will learn important skills both in the saddle, and on the ground. 

Autumn Trail

Trail Rides

Never been on a horse, but always wanted to try riding?

Fairwinds Farm trail rides on quiet, dependable horses are especially designed for you! 


Pony Rides

For the little ones! We offer pony rides at our location or yours. 

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